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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 125 159 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.60% 34.64% 23.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.34% 35.73% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 108 67
Median daily rate £382 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
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
441 445 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.83% 96.95% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 272 200
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 49
Median hourly rate £13.23 £42.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +132.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £20.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 28 £325 -20.73% 23
Gloucester -1 20 £418 +12.83% 7
Stroud - 1 £350 - 3
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 142 (57.49%) Security Cleared
2 115 (46.56%) DV Cleared
3 113 (45.75%) Java
4 83 (33.60%) JavaScript
5 82 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (24.29%) SQL
7 54 (21.86%) C
7 54 (21.86%) HTML
8 51 (20.65%) Oracle
9 44 (17.81%) Web Services
10 43 (17.41%) CSS
11 42 (17.00%) C++
11 42 (17.00%) Unix
12 39 (15.79%) SC Cleared
13 36 (14.57%) C#
14 35 (14.17%) SQL Server
15 31 (12.55%) .NET
15 31 (12.55%) Linux
16 26 (10.53%) J2EE
16 26 (10.53%) MVC
16 26 (10.53%) jQuery
17 25 (10.12%) AngularJS
17 25 (10.12%) Finance
18 24 (9.72%) DevOps
19 23 (9.31%) Perl
19 23 (9.31%) PHP
19 23 (9.31%) XML
19 23 (9.31%) Spring
20 22 (8.91%) JBoss
20 22 (8.91%) Relational Database

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 22 (8.91%) JBoss
2 19 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.07%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.45%) GlassFish
5 10 (4.05%) Confluence
5 10 (4.05%) Node.js
6 9 (3.64%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.24%) Apache
7 8 (3.24%) Mule
7 8 (3.24%) Mule ESB
8 7 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.83%) WordPress
9 6 (2.43%) Drupal
10 5 (2.02%) CMS
11 4 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.81%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.81%) SAS
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Boomi
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) ASN.1
1 2 (0.81%) Network Security
2 1 (0.40%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.40%) LDAP
2 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.91%) Hadoop
2 22 (8.91%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.10%) MySQL
4 16 (6.48%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.24%) Big Data
5 8 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.43%) OrientDB
7 6 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.02%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.02%) MS Access
8 5 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.62%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (8.10%) Maven
2 19 (7.69%) JIRA
3 18 (7.29%) Eclipse
3 18 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.45%) Protractor
4 11 (4.45%) Subversion
4 11 (4.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (4.05%) Eclipse RCP
6 8 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.24%) ClearCase
6 8 (3.24%) Jasmine
6 8 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (3.24%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.83%) JUnit
7 7 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.43%) Ant
8 6 (2.43%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (2.43%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (10.12%) Finance
2 16 (6.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.67%) Electronics
3 14 (5.67%) Marketing
4 12 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.62%) Banking
6 3 (1.21%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.86%) HTML
2 44 (17.81%) Web Services
3 43 (17.41%) CSS
4 31 (12.55%) .NET
5 26 (10.53%) J2EE
5 26 (10.53%) jQuery
6 25 (10.12%) AngularJS
7 23 (9.31%) Spring
7 23 (9.31%) XML
8 20 (8.10%) Hibernate
9 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET
10 16 (6.48%) HTML5
10 16 (6.48%) JSON
11 15 (6.07%) EJB
12 14 (5.67%) RESTful
13 13 (5.26%) Apache Camel
13 13 (5.26%) SOAP
14 12 (4.86%) Middleware
15 11 (4.45%) JPA
16 10 (4.05%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.64%) VHDL
2 7 (2.83%) Wiki
3 6 (2.43%) Ergonomics
3 6 (2.43%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.81%) Physics
7 2 (0.81%) User Experience
7 2 (0.81%) W3C
8 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.00%) Unix
2 31 (12.55%) Linux
3 9 (3.64%) Windows
4 3 (1.21%) AIX
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
5 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (10.53%) MVC
3 24 (9.72%) DevOps
4 20 (8.10%) Scrum
5 19 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (7.69%) OO
5 19 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 18 (7.29%) TDD
7 17 (6.88%) UML
8 15 (6.07%) Front End Development
9 14 (5.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (5.67%) Web Development
10 13 (5.26%) Programme Management
11 12 (4.86%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (4.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (4.45%) Release Management
13 10 (4.05%) Integration Testing
14 9 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.24%) OOD
15 8 (3.24%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 113 (45.75%) Java
2 83 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 60 (24.29%) SQL
4 54 (21.86%) C
5 42 (17.00%) C++
6 36 (14.57%) C#
7 23 (9.31%) Perl
7 23 (9.31%) PHP
8 17 (6.88%) PL/SQL
8 17 (6.88%) Python
9 16 (6.48%) Bash Shell
10 13 (5.26%) T-SQL
11 10 (4.05%) Ruby
12 7 (2.83%) Lua
12 7 (2.83%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.43%) Scala
13 6 (2.43%) VC++
14 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.62%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 142 (57.49%) Security Cleared
2 115 (46.56%) DV Cleared
3 39 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.43%) Degree
5 4 (1.62%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) MCAD
6 1 (0.40%) MCITP
6 1 (0.40%) MCSD
6 1 (0.40%) MCTS
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.43%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) WAI
3 1 (0.40%) Basel II
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) Firmware
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (2.43%) Puppet
2 5 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.81%) Kibana
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (20.65%) Oracle
2 13 (5.26%) webMethods
3 12 (4.86%) SAP
4 11 (4.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.05%) Sybase
6 6 (2.43%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.02%) IBM
8 4 (1.62%) Sun
8 4 (1.62%) Zend
9 3 (1.21%) RedGate
9 3 (1.21%) Teradata
9 3 (1.21%) Twitter
10 2 (0.81%) OpenText
10 2 (0.81%) Rally
10 2 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.81%) Telerik
11 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.40%) Borland
11 1 (0.40%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.40%) Splunk
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