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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 124 147 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.41% 31.14% 26.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.62% 31.96% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 98 71
Median daily rate £400 £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £56.53 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +4.28%
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
449 460 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.01% 97.46% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 296 206
Median daily rate £380 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.68% -31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.83 £42.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 24 £344 -13.84% 13
Gloucester 0 22 £435 +8.75% 11
Cirencester 0 7 £323 +22.85% 2
Tewkesbury - 4 - -
Stroud - 1 £350 -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 143 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 127 (50.20%) Java
3 112 (44.27%) DV Cleared
4 79 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 62 (24.51%) Oracle
7 59 (23.32%) SQL
8 57 (22.53%) HTML
9 50 (19.76%) C++
10 45 (17.79%) Unix
11 42 (16.60%) C
12 38 (15.02%) SC Cleared
13 35 (13.83%) JSON
14 34 (13.44%) Spring
14 34 (13.44%) CSS
14 34 (13.44%) Web Services
15 33 (13.04%) C#
16 32 (12.65%) Linux
17 31 (12.25%) MVC
17 31 (12.25%) AngularJS
18 30 (11.86%) J2EE
18 30 (11.86%) jQuery
19 29 (11.46%) SQL Server
20 27 (10.67%) Perl
21 26 (10.28%) .NET
21 26 (10.28%) Python
21 26 (10.28%) Hadoop
21 26 (10.28%) DevOps
22 24 (9.49%) PHP
22 24 (9.49%) Hibernate

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 23 (9.09%) JBoss
2 15 (5.93%) WebLogic
3 14 (5.53%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.14%) GlassFish
4 13 (5.14%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.35%) Apache
5 11 (4.35%) Mule
6 10 (3.95%) Confluence
7 9 (3.56%) Mule ESB
8 6 (2.37%) CMS
8 6 (2.37%) Drupal
8 6 (2.37%) WordPress
9 4 (1.58%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.19%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.79%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.40%) IIS
12 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Boomi
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.19%) Intranet
2 2 (0.79%) ASN.1
2 2 (0.79%) LDAP
3 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.40%) Network Security
3 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.28%) Hadoop
3 22 (8.70%) MySQL
3 22 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.91%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.95%) Big Data
6 7 (2.77%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.37%) OrientDB
8 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.98%) MS Access
8 5 (1.98%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.58%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (8.70%) JIRA
2 20 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.51%) Maven
4 18 (7.11%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.74%) Eclipse
5 12 (4.74%) Eclipse RCP
6 10 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (3.56%) Hudson
7 9 (3.56%) Subversion
7 9 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.56%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (3.16%) Jasmine
8 8 (3.16%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (2.77%) ClearCase
9 7 (2.77%) Protractor
9 7 (2.77%) Selenium
10 6 (2.37%) Ant
10 6 (2.37%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (2.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (8.70%) Finance
2 18 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.72%) Electronics
4 16 (6.32%) Marketing
5 14 (5.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.53%) HTML
2 35 (13.83%) JSON
3 34 (13.44%) CSS
3 34 (13.44%) Spring
3 34 (13.44%) Web Services
4 31 (12.25%) AngularJS
5 30 (11.86%) J2EE
5 30 (11.86%) jQuery
6 26 (10.28%) .NET
7 24 (9.49%) Hibernate
8 23 (9.09%) XML
9 19 (7.51%) HTML5
10 17 (6.72%) ASP.NET
10 17 (6.72%) EJB
11 16 (6.32%) SOAP
12 15 (5.93%) Node.js
13 14 (5.53%) RESTful
13 14 (5.53%) Spring MVC
14 13 (5.14%) Apache Camel
15 12 (4.74%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.16%) VHDL
2 7 (2.77%) Wiki
3 5 (1.98%) Ergonomics
3 5 (1.98%) User Experience
3 5 (1.98%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.58%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (1.19%) Clustering
5 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.40%) Physics
7 1 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.79%) Unix
2 32 (12.65%) Linux
3 12 (4.74%) Windows
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (12.25%) MVC
3 26 (10.28%) DevOps
4 19 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (7.51%) OO
5 18 (7.11%) TDD
6 17 (6.72%) Scrum
6 17 (6.72%) Software Engineering
7 16 (6.32%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (6.32%) Front End Development
8 15 (5.93%) Programme Management
9 14 (5.53%) UML
10 13 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.14%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (4.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (4.74%) Integration Testing
12 11 (4.35%) Web Development
13 10 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (3.95%) Release Management
13 10 (3.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 127 (50.20%) Java
2 69 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 59 (23.32%) SQL
4 50 (19.76%) C++
5 42 (16.60%) C
6 33 (13.04%) C#
7 27 (10.67%) Perl
8 26 (10.28%) Python
9 24 (9.49%) PHP
10 23 (9.09%) PL/SQL
11 18 (7.11%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.95%) Ruby
13 9 (3.56%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.37%) Lua
14 6 (2.37%) Scala
14 6 (2.37%) VC++
15 4 (1.58%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.19%) VB
16 3 (1.19%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 143 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 112 (44.27%) DV Cleared
3 38 (15.02%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.37%) Degree
5 4 (1.58%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (3.95%) Puppet
2 9 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 62 (24.51%) Oracle
2 14 (5.53%) SAP
3 12 (4.74%) Sybase
4 11 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.35%) webMethods
5 5 (1.98%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.98%) Twitter
6 4 (1.58%) RedGate
6 4 (1.58%) Sun
7 3 (1.19%) Zend
8 1 (0.40%) Borland
8 1 (0.40%) Cognos
8 1 (0.40%) Dell
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Informatica
8 1 (0.40%) Rally
8 1 (0.40%) Splunk
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
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