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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 24.22% 19.29% 31.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.27% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 18
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £261 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £459
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
118 135 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 92.19% 96.43% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 79 34
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £183 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £11.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -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 1 April 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 1 April 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 49 (62.03%) Security Cleared
2 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.71%) HTML
4 28 (35.44%) Java
5 27 (34.18%) CSS
6 25 (31.65%) SC Cleared
7 22 (27.85%) DV Cleared
8 21 (26.58%) Linux
9 20 (25.32%) C#
10 18 (22.78%) .NET
10 18 (22.78%) HTML5
10 18 (22.78%) CSS3
11 16 (20.25%) SQL
12 15 (18.99%) Java EE
13 13 (16.46%) MVC
13 13 (16.46%) jQuery
14 10 (12.66%) Node.js
14 10 (12.66%) Finance
14 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (12.66%) Python
14 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
15 9 (11.39%) C++
15 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (10.13%) TDD
16 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
16 8 (10.13%) Spring
16 8 (10.13%) Ubuntu
17 7 (8.86%) Web Services
18 6 (7.59%) Mule
18 6 (7.59%) BDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (12.66%) Node.js
2 6 (7.59%) Mule
3 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.80%) JBoss
4 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.53%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) IPv4
1 2 (2.53%) IPv6
2 1 (1.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.80%) MySQL
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.06%) Maven
2 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) GCC
3 2 (2.53%) GDB
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.27%) JMeter
4 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.27%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.06%) Electronics
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) HTML
2 27 (34.18%) CSS
3 18 (22.78%) .NET
3 18 (22.78%) HTML5
3 18 (22.78%) CSS3
4 15 (18.99%) Java EE
5 13 (16.46%) jQuery
6 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
6 8 (10.13%) Spring
7 7 (8.86%) Web Services
8 6 (7.59%) Apache Camel
9 5 (6.33%) STL
9 5 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.06%) JPA
10 4 (5.06%) Spring MVC
11 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.80%) SOAP
11 3 (3.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) DTV
2 4 (5.06%) NHS
3 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Ubuntu
3 6 (7.59%) Windows
4 4 (5.06%) UNIX
5 3 (3.80%) Android
5 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.46%) MVC
2 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.13%) TDD
5 6 (7.59%) BDD
6 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.06%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.06%) Change Management
6 4 (5.06%) Scrum
6 4 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (5.06%) Business Development
6 4 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.80%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.53%) Analytics
8 2 (2.53%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.53%) Kanban
8 2 (2.53%) SEO
8 2 (2.53%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.44%) Java
3 20 (25.32%) C#
4 16 (20.25%) SQL
5 10 (12.66%) Python
6 9 (11.39%) C++
7 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.80%) PHP
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) VBA
9 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.53%) VB
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.27%) C
10 1 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 49 (62.03%) Security Cleared
2 25 (31.65%) SC Cleared
3 22 (27.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) SAP
1 4 (5.06%) IBM
2 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Sybase
3 2 (2.53%) Progress
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Sun
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.27%) Twitter
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