The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 50 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 35.21% 9.38% 24.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.50% 9.92% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 10
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£410 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 121 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.48% 94.53% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 72 32
Average daily rate £400 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £12.45 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.00 £20.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Gloucester region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Gloucester region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 46 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 26 (30.95%) Java
3 25 (29.76%) DV Cleared
4 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.00%) HTML
4 21 (25.00%) CSS
5 20 (23.81%) SQL
6 19 (22.62%) Java EE
6 19 (22.62%) SC Cleared
7 17 (20.24%) HTML5
7 17 (20.24%) CSS3
8 16 (19.05%) Linux
9 15 (17.86%) .NET
10 14 (16.67%) C#
11 12 (14.29%) Business Objects
12 10 (11.90%) Oracle
12 10 (11.90%) UNIX
12 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (10.71%) Node.js
14 8 (9.52%) Ubuntu
14 8 (9.52%) Python
15 7 (8.33%) PHP
15 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
15 7 (8.33%) Banking
16 6 (7.14%) TDD
16 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
16 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
16 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
17 5 (5.95%) Relational Database

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.71%) Node.js
2 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.57%) JBoss
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) Mule
4 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
2 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) IPv4
1 2 (2.38%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.57%) Toad
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
3 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.38%) GCC
3 2 (2.38%) GDB
4 1 (1.19%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) JMeter
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 7 (8.33%) Banking
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) HTML
1 21 (25.00%) CSS
2 19 (22.62%) Java EE
3 17 (20.24%) HTML5
3 17 (20.24%) CSS3
4 15 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (5.95%) jQuery
6 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.76%) Spring
6 4 (4.76%) STL
7 3 (3.57%) Laravel
7 3 (3.57%) J2EE
8 2 (2.38%) Zend Framework
8 2 (2.38%) Spring Security
8 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (2.38%) LAMP
8 2 (2.38%) Ajax
8 2 (2.38%) Struts
8 2 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) NHS
2 3 (3.57%) User Experience
2 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) UNIX
3 8 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.95%) Windows
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (7.14%) TDD
2 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (5.95%) MVC
4 4 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (4.76%) Business Development
4 4 (4.76%) Change Management
4 4 (4.76%) Scrum
4 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 2 (2.38%) Kanban
6 2 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.38%) Release Management
6 2 (2.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.38%) Migration
6 2 (2.38%) Information Management
6 2 (2.38%) Project Management
6 2 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.95%) Java
2 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.81%) SQL
4 14 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (9.52%) Python
6 7 (8.33%) PHP
6 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.95%) C++
7 5 (5.95%) VBA
8 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.38%) Ruby
9 2 (2.38%) VB
10 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.76%) DV Cleared
3 19 (22.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.76%) Infoflex
5 2 (2.38%) Zend
5 2 (2.38%) Sybase
5 2 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) Twitter
6 1 (1.19%) Progress
6 1 (1.19%) Sun
6 1 (1.19%) VMware
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