The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 111 160 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.18% 30.95% 12.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.81% 32.00% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 112 24
Average daily rate £415 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £340 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £125.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 500 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.68% 96.71% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 302 134
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +170.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.62 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 24 £400 -11.11% 19
Gloucester -1 17 £400 -3.61% 10
Cirencester +1 4 £306 -12.50%
Filton - 1 £500 -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

1 124 (46.44%) Security Cleared
2 113 (42.32%) Java
3 99 (37.08%) DV Cleared
4 97 (36.33%) JavaScript
5 94 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (29.59%) SQL
7 62 (23.22%) C#
8 56 (20.97%) Oracle
9 55 (20.60%) HTML
10 54 (20.22%) .NET
11 53 (19.85%) C
12 50 (18.73%) Web Services
12 50 (18.73%) Unix
12 50 (18.73%) Finance
13 47 (17.60%) CSS
13 47 (17.60%) SQL Server
14 35 (13.11%) J2EE
15 34 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (12.36%) C++
17 31 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (11.24%) XML
19 29 (10.86%) Scrum
19 29 (10.86%) SC Cleared
20 28 (10.49%) Relational Database
21 27 (10.11%) Hibernate
21 27 (10.11%) UML
22 26 (9.74%) Linux
23 24 (8.99%) Eclipse
23 24 (8.99%) PL/SQL
24 23 (8.61%) ASP.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (8.61%) JBoss
2 21 (7.87%) WebSphere
3 16 (5.99%) SAS
4 13 (4.87%) Apache
4 13 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.12%) WebLogic
5 11 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (3.00%) Node.js
6 8 (3.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.62%) Confluence
7 7 (2.62%) GlassFish
8 6 (2.25%) StreamWeaver
9 3 (1.12%) Drupal
9 3 (1.12%) WordPress
10 2 (0.75%) IIS
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.37%) CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) CATIA
3 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Documaker
2 4 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.37%) LDAP
2 6 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) Network Security
3 2 (0.75%) RFID
4 1 (0.37%) AMQP
4 1 (0.37%) RS-232
4 1 (0.37%) RS-485
4 1 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (10.49%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.99%) MySQL
6 15 (5.62%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (4.49%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.75%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.62%) Big Data
10 7 (2.62%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.87%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (1.50%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (8.99%) Eclipse
2 18 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.99%) JUnit
3 16 (5.99%) Maven
4 13 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.49%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.12%) Selenium
6 11 (4.12%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.75%) Ant
7 10 (3.75%) ClearCase
7 10 (3.75%) Subversion
8 9 (3.37%) JIRA
8 9 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (3.00%) Apache Ivy
9 8 (3.00%) Protractor
10 7 (2.62%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (2.25%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.25%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.12%) JSUnit
General
1 50 (18.73%) Finance
2 19 (7.12%) Banking
3 8 (3.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.62%) Retail
5 5 (1.87%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.50%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Advertising
7 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (20.60%) HTML
2 54 (20.22%) .NET
3 50 (18.73%) Web Services
4 47 (17.60%) CSS
5 35 (13.11%) J2EE
6 30 (11.24%) XML
7 27 (10.11%) Hibernate
8 23 (8.61%) ASP.NET
9 20 (7.49%) AngularJS
9 20 (7.49%) Spring
10 17 (6.37%) JSF
11 16 (5.99%) Java EE
12 15 (5.62%) .NET Framework
12 15 (5.62%) HTML5
12 15 (5.62%) jQuery
13 12 (4.49%) Ajax
14 11 (4.12%) Apache Camel
14 11 (4.12%) JSP
14 11 (4.12%) Middleware
14 11 (4.12%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.75%) Mainframe
2 9 (3.37%) Client/Server
2 9 (3.37%) VHDL
3 8 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.50%) Ergonomics
4 4 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.50%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.12%) W3C
5 3 (1.12%) Wiki
6 2 (0.75%) NHS
6 2 (0.75%) Physics
6 2 (0.75%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.75%) User Experience
7 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.37%) Replication
7 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.73%) Unix
2 26 (9.74%) Linux
3 14 (5.24%) Windows
4 3 (1.12%) AIX
4 3 (1.12%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Debian
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (10.86%) Scrum
4 27 (10.11%) UML
5 22 (8.24%) OO
6 21 (7.87%) MVC
7 18 (6.74%) TDD
8 17 (6.37%) Dimensional Modelling
8 17 (6.37%) Software Engineering
9 16 (5.99%) Unit Testing
10 15 (5.62%) Open Source
11 14 (5.24%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (4.87%) Web Development
13 12 (4.49%) System Testing
14 11 (4.12%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (4.12%) Release Management
15 10 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (3.75%) Data Modelling
15 10 (3.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 113 (42.32%) Java
2 97 (36.33%) JavaScript
3 79 (29.59%) SQL
4 62 (23.22%) C#
5 53 (19.85%) C
6 33 (12.36%) C++
7 24 (8.99%) PL/SQL
8 22 (8.24%) Perl
9 19 (7.12%) T-SQL
10 18 (6.74%) PHP
11 15 (5.62%) Python
11 15 (5.62%) VB.NET
12 14 (5.24%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.49%) Bash Shell
14 10 (3.75%) JCL
14 10 (3.75%) REXX
15 9 (3.37%) Lua
16 8 (3.00%) Ruby
17 7 (2.62%) VB
18 6 (2.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 124 (46.44%) Security Cleared
2 99 (37.08%) DV Cleared
3 29 (10.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.62%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.25%) Degree
6 4 (1.50%) HNC
6 4 (1.50%) HND
7 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ISEB
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MCAD
8 1 (0.37%) MCITP
8 1 (0.37%) MCPD
8 1 (0.37%) MCSD
8 1 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.87%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) Basel II
2 3 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.75%) WAI
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.12%) Firmware
3 2 (0.75%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.37%) Kibana
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (20.97%) Oracle
2 21 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.99%) IBM
4 14 (5.24%) Teradata
5 7 (2.62%) Sun
5 7 (2.62%) Sybase
5 7 (2.62%) webMethods
6 3 (1.12%) Freescale
6 3 (1.12%) OpenText
6 3 (1.12%) SAP
6 3 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.75%) CA
7 2 (0.75%) Informatica
7 2 (0.75%) Telerik
8 1 (0.37%) ESRI
8 1 (0.37%) Google
8 1 (0.37%) HP
8 1 (0.37%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.37%) Infoflex
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £42 - 46 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £40 - 46 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 27 days ago