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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.43% 18.64% 13.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.44% 19.64% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £200 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £193 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
109 56 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.46% 94.92% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 33 60
Average daily rate £380 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 5
Average hourly rate £10.50 £19.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% +52.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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 19 September 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 19 September 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 23 (30.67%) OO
2 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 20 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 19 (25.33%) Python
3 19 (25.33%) PHP
3 19 (25.33%) SQL
3 19 (25.33%) MySQL
4 18 (24.00%) Perl
5 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
7 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
8 13 (17.33%) Windows
8 13 (17.33%) SNMP
8 13 (17.33%) Apache
8 13 (17.33%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (17.33%) SSH
8 13 (17.33%) Open Source
9 12 (16.00%) DevOps
9 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
9 12 (16.00%) C#
10 11 (14.67%) Business Analysis
11 9 (12.00%) Finance
11 9 (12.00%) Oracle
11 9 (12.00%) Business Objects
11 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
12 8 (10.67%) Java
12 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (17.33%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.00%) IIS
4 5 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.33%) Node.js
6 3 (4.00%) Drupal
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) SNMP
1 13 (17.33%) SSH
2 7 (9.33%) Internet
3 5 (6.67%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) MySQL
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (17.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.33%) MS Access
7 1 (1.33%) OLTP
7 1 (1.33%) TKPROF
7 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Toad
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
2 2 (2.67%) JIRA
2 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.33%) Ant
3 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.00%) Electronics
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
1 7 (9.33%) Yii
2 6 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (8.00%) jQuery
2 6 (8.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (5.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 4 (5.33%) Ajax
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
4 3 (4.00%) CSS
4 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.00%) Java EE
5 2 (2.67%) Zend Framework
5 2 (2.67%) RESTful
5 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.67%) LAMP
5 2 (2.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) J2EE
5 2 (2.67%) SOAP
5 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.33%) Open Source
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) DTV
5 2 (2.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.33%) W3C
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) OO
2 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
3 12 (16.00%) DevOps
4 11 (14.67%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
6 7 (9.33%) MVC
7 6 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (8.00%) Scrum
7 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.33%) TDD
9 3 (4.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.00%) Website Architecture
9 3 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.00%) Kanban
10 2 (2.67%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (2.67%) Release Management
10 2 (2.67%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.67%) BDD
10 2 (2.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 19 (25.33%) Python
2 19 (25.33%) PHP
2 19 (25.33%) SQL
3 18 (24.00%) Perl
4 12 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
5 8 (10.67%) Java
6 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.00%) Delphi
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.67%) VBA
10 1 (1.33%) C
10 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.33%) XPath
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.33%) Infoflex
5 3 (4.00%) SAP
5 3 (4.00%) Zend
6 2 (2.67%) JBoss
Gloucester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago