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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 44 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 33.59% 8.91% 21.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.20% 9.18% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 6
Average daily rate
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£380 £263 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.76% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £402 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.67 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.37% -3.80%
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
125 98 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 95.42% 97.03% 98.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 54 36
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £13.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.38 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014, 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 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) Java
4 17 (22.67%) Linux
5 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 14 (18.67%) DV Cleared
7 13 (17.33%) Java EE
8 12 (16.00%) Business Objects
9 11 (14.67%) PHP
9 11 (14.67%) C#
9 11 (14.67%) .NET
10 10 (13.33%) Oracle
10 10 (13.33%) HTML
10 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
11 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.00%) CSS
11 9 (12.00%) Python
11 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
12 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
12 8 (10.67%) UNIX
12 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
12 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
13 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (9.33%) Banking
13 7 (9.33%) HTML5
13 7 (9.33%) CSS3
14 6 (8.00%) Internet
14 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (8.00%) Perl

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.33%) Node.js
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Internet
2 5 (6.67%) SMTP
3 2 (2.67%) IPv4
3 2 (2.67%) IPv6
4 1 (1.33%) SNMP
4 1 (1.33%) SSH
4 1 (1.33%) AMQP
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.33%) OLTP
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.33%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Toad
1 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
2 2 (2.67%) GCC
2 2 (2.67%) GDB
3 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.33%) Ant
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (9.33%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) Java EE
2 11 (14.67%) .NET
3 10 (13.33%) HTML
4 9 (12.00%) CSS
5 7 (9.33%) HTML5
5 7 (9.33%) CSS3
6 5 (6.67%) Yii
7 4 (5.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.00%) STL
8 3 (4.00%) XML
8 3 (4.00%) Laravel
9 2 (2.67%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.67%) Zend Framework
9 2 (2.67%) Spring Security
9 2 (2.67%) Struts
9 2 (2.67%) JDBC
9 2 (2.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) NHS
1 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.33%) W3C
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) UNIX
3 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.00%) OO
4 5 (6.67%) MVC
5 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.33%) TDD
5 4 (5.33%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.00%) Business Development
6 3 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.67%) Release Management
7 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (2.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.67%) Migration
7 2 (2.67%) Scrum
7 2 (2.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) Java
3 11 (14.67%) C#
3 11 (14.67%) PHP
4 10 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (12.00%) Python
6 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.00%) Perl
8 5 (6.67%) C++
8 5 (6.67%) VBA
9 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.33%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) XPath
10 1 (1.33%) C
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (18.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Business Objects
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.33%) Infoflex
6 2 (2.67%) Zend
6 2 (2.67%) IBM