The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucester region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 37 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.82% 20.63% 23.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.24% 22.03% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 25
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £200 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
131 59 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 98.50% 93.65% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 31 95
Average daily rate £390 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.03 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.20 £24.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
Gloucestershire

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 24 (34.78%) OO
2 23 (33.33%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) MySQL
3 21 (30.43%) PHP
3 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
4 20 (28.99%) Python
5 19 (27.54%) Perl
6 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
7 15 (21.74%) Problem Management
8 14 (20.29%) Open Source
8 14 (20.29%) Apache
8 14 (20.29%) Windows
8 14 (20.29%) SNMP
8 14 (20.29%) SSH
8 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (18.84%) C#
9 13 (18.84%) DevOps
9 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
10 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
10 11 (15.94%) Finance
10 11 (15.94%) MVC
11 9 (13.04%) Scrum
11 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (13.04%) Java
11 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
11 9 (13.04%) jQuery
12 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
12 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (11.59%) SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (20.29%) Apache
2 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.14%) Drupal
4 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.70%) IIS
5 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
6 4 (5.80%) Node.js
6 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.90%) SAS
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) SNMP
1 14 (20.29%) SSH
2 8 (11.59%) Internet
3 5 (7.25%) SMTP
4 1 (1.45%) LDAP
4 1 (1.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) MySQL
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 14 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.90%) MS Access
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.45%) Essbase
8 1 (1.45%) OLTP
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.45%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Toad
4 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Electronics
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) jQuery
2 7 (10.14%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) HTML
3 6 (8.70%) Yii
3 6 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (8.70%) MSMQ
4 5 (7.25%) Ajax
4 5 (7.25%) CSS
4 5 (7.25%) Web Services
4 5 (7.25%) Symfony
4 5 (7.25%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (5.80%) RESTful
5 4 (5.80%) SOAP
5 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.80%) J2EE
5 4 (5.80%) Spring
5 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (2.90%) HTML5
7 2 (2.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Open Source
2 5 (7.25%) DTV
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) W3C
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (20.29%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) UNIX
4 2 (2.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) OO
2 15 (21.74%) Problem Management
3 13 (18.84%) DevOps
4 11 (15.94%) MVC
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
5 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (7.25%) Kanban
8 4 (5.80%) BDD
8 4 (5.80%) TDD
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.35%) Website Architecture
9 3 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.90%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (2.90%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) PHP
1 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
2 20 (28.99%) Python
3 19 (27.54%) Perl
4 13 (18.84%) C#
5 9 (13.04%) Java
5 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.59%) SQL
7 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.35%) Delphi
9 2 (2.90%) C++
9 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.45%) XPath
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
2 5 (7.25%) SAP
2 5 (7.25%) Zend
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.90%) JBoss
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago