The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 103 140 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.99% 27.94% 32.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.06% 28.99% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 75 108
Median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £83.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
411 483 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.74% 96.41% 96.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 272 260
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 21 43
Median hourly rate £19.50 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £56.53 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 22 £360 +1.40% 17
Gloucester -4 20 £425 -10.52% 11
Tewkesbury +2 4 £331 - 2
Cirencester +7 2 £323 -24.11% 3
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 93 (46.97%) Java
2 82 (41.41%) Security Cleared
3 71 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (35.86%) JavaScript
4 60 (30.30%) HTML
5 59 (29.80%) DV Cleared
6 57 (28.79%) Oracle
7 50 (25.25%) SQL
8 46 (23.23%) .NET
9 45 (22.73%) C#
10 42 (21.21%) MVC
11 41 (20.71%) CSS
12 37 (18.69%) AngularJS
13 36 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 34 (17.17%) Web Services
15 33 (16.67%) JSON
16 32 (16.16%) Finance
16 32 (16.16%) HTML5
17 30 (15.15%) J2EE
17 30 (15.15%) jQuery
18 28 (14.14%) Scrum
19 25 (12.63%) XML
19 25 (12.63%) Python
19 25 (12.63%) Spring
20 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
20 24 (12.12%) Perl
21 23 (11.62%) C++
21 23 (11.62%) Linux
22 22 (11.11%) Unix
23 20 (10.10%) C

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.59%) WebLogic
2 14 (7.07%) JBoss
3 10 (5.05%) GlassFish
3 10 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.05%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.55%) Apache
5 8 (4.04%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.54%) Mule
7 6 (3.03%) Alfresco
7 6 (3.03%) SAS
8 5 (2.53%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.53%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.52%) Confluence
9 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.52%) IIS
9 3 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.52%) WordPress
10 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.51%) CMS
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.53%) Intranet
2 4 (2.02%) LDAP
3 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) AMQP
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.60%) Hadoop
3 18 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.59%) Oracle Database
5 13 (6.57%) MySQL
6 9 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.04%) Big Data
8 6 (3.03%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.52%) Redis
11 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.57%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.05%) Eclipse RCP
4 9 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.55%) Maven
5 8 (4.04%) Subversion
5 8 (4.04%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.54%) JIRA
6 7 (3.54%) Selenium
7 6 (3.03%) Hudson
8 5 (2.53%) Ant
8 5 (2.53%) JMeter
9 4 (2.02%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.52%) Gradle
10 3 (1.52%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.52%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (1.01%) Bitbucket
General
1 32 (16.16%) Finance
2 11 (5.56%) Electronics
2 11 (5.56%) Marketing
3 10 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.04%) Banking
6 4 (2.02%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.30%) HTML
2 46 (23.23%) .NET
3 41 (20.71%) CSS
4 37 (18.69%) AngularJS
5 34 (17.17%) Web Services
6 33 (16.67%) JSON
7 32 (16.16%) HTML5
8 30 (15.15%) J2EE
8 30 (15.15%) jQuery
9 25 (12.63%) Spring
9 25 (12.63%) XML
10 24 (12.12%) ASP.NET
11 20 (10.10%) .NET Framework
12 14 (7.07%) EJB
12 14 (7.07%) Entity Framework
12 14 (7.07%) Hibernate
13 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (6.06%) Spring MVC
15 11 (5.56%) Java EE
15 11 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.56%) User Experience
2 6 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.53%) Clustering
4 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.51%) VHDL
6 1 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.62%) Linux
2 22 (11.11%) Unix
3 16 (8.08%) Windows
4 9 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.54%) Android
6 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.52%) AIX
8 2 (1.01%) CentOS
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) webOS
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.21%) MVC
3 28 (14.14%) Scrum
4 18 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (9.09%) OO
5 16 (8.08%) DevOps
6 14 (7.07%) TDD
7 12 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (5.05%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (5.05%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.55%) Data Protection
9 9 (4.55%) Programme Management
9 9 (4.55%) Web Development
10 8 (4.04%) Workflow
11 7 (3.54%) CRM
11 7 (3.54%) Integration Testing
11 7 (3.54%) Kanban
11 7 (3.54%) UML
12 6 (3.03%) Front End Development
12 6 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 93 (46.97%) Java
2 71 (35.86%) JavaScript
3 50 (25.25%) SQL
4 45 (22.73%) C#
5 25 (12.63%) Python
6 24 (12.12%) Perl
7 23 (11.62%) C++
8 20 (10.10%) C
9 14 (7.07%) Bash Shell
9 14 (7.07%) PL/SQL
10 12 (6.06%) PHP
11 8 (4.04%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.02%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.02%) VC++
14 3 (1.52%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.01%) PeopleCode
15 2 (1.01%) Ruby
15 2 (1.01%) VB
15 2 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 82 (41.41%) Security Cleared
2 59 (29.80%) DV Cleared
3 19 (9.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) Basel II
2 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.03%) Docker
2 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 57 (28.79%) Oracle
2 14 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.05%) Sybase
4 9 (4.55%) SAP
5 8 (4.04%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.03%) Zend
7 5 (2.53%) Twitter
8 4 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.52%) IBM
9 3 (1.52%) RedGate
9 3 (1.52%) Teradata
10 2 (1.01%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.51%) Cognos
11 1 (0.51%) DoubleClick
11 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.51%) Google
11 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.51%) Sun
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