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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 46 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 33.58% 10.92% 25.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.94% 11.61% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 9 16
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£413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
128 112 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 93.43% 94.12% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 62 31
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Average hourly rate £12.45 £14.38 £11.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.42% +21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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 February 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 52 (57.78%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 30 (33.33%) Java
4 27 (30.00%) HTML
4 27 (30.00%) CSS
5 26 (28.89%) SC Cleared
6 25 (27.78%) SQL
7 24 (26.67%) DV Cleared
8 21 (23.33%) Linux
9 18 (20.00%) HTML5
9 18 (20.00%) CSS3
10 17 (18.89%) C#
10 17 (18.89%) Java EE
11 15 (16.67%) .NET
12 13 (14.44%) MVC
13 12 (13.33%) Business Objects
13 12 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (13.33%) jQuery
14 11 (12.22%) Finance
15 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (11.11%) UNIX
15 10 (11.11%) Python
15 10 (11.11%) Oracle
15 10 (11.11%) Node.js
16 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
16 8 (8.89%) C++
16 8 (8.89%) TDD
16 8 (8.89%) Hibernate
16 8 (8.89%) Spring
16 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (11.11%) Node.js
2 6 (6.67%) Mule
3 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) IPv4
1 2 (2.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.33%) MySQL
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.11%) Big Data
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.44%) Maven
2 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.33%) Toad
3 2 (2.22%) GCC
3 2 (2.22%) GDB
3 2 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
4 4 (4.44%) Marketing
4 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.44%) Electronics
4 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.00%) HTML
1 27 (30.00%) CSS
2 18 (20.00%) HTML5
2 18 (20.00%) CSS3
3 17 (18.89%) Java EE
4 15 (16.67%) .NET
5 12 (13.33%) jQuery
6 8 (8.89%) Hibernate
6 8 (8.89%) Spring
7 6 (6.67%) Web Services
7 6 (6.67%) Apache Camel
8 5 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (5.56%) STL
9 4 (4.44%) JPA
9 4 (4.44%) Spring MVC
9 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.44%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (3.33%) Laravel
10 3 (3.33%) RESTful
10 3 (3.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) User Experience
2 4 (4.44%) NHS
2 4 (4.44%) DTV
3 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.33%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) UNIX
3 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.67%) Windows
5 3 (3.33%) Android
5 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.44%) MVC
2 12 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.89%) TDD
5 6 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.67%) BDD
6 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.44%) Integration Testing
6 4 (4.44%) Business Development
6 4 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (4.44%) Change Management
6 4 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (4.44%) Scrum
6 4 (4.44%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.22%) Kanban
8 2 (2.22%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.22%) Analytics
8 2 (2.22%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
2 30 (33.33%) Java
3 25 (27.78%) SQL
4 17 (18.89%) C#
5 10 (11.11%) Python
6 8 (8.89%) C++
7 7 (7.78%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.33%) VBA
9 3 (3.33%) PHP
10 2 (2.22%) Ruby
10 2 (2.22%) VB
11 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.11%) XAML
11 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (57.78%) Security Cleared
2 26 (28.89%) SC Cleared
3 24 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ISEB
4 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Business Objects
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) SAP
3 4 (4.44%) IBM
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) Infoflex
5 2 (2.22%) Progress
5 2 (2.22%) Sybase
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
6 1 (1.11%) VMware
6 1 (1.11%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.11%) Twitter
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