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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 159 42 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.67% 14.29% 24.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.99% 15.22% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 26 64
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£400 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £264 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £30.01 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
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
482 276 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.02% 93.88% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 134 198
Average daily rate £400 £360 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 54
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.73% -59.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £16.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Gloucester +11 48 £413 +3.12% 18
Cheltenham +1 48 £450 +44.00% 36
Tewkesbury - 5 - - 4
Cirencester -2 4 £338 +3.84% 3
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 3
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 141 (45.93%) Security Cleared
2 115 (37.46%) SQL
3 113 (36.81%) Java
4 108 (35.18%) DV Cleared
5 98 (31.92%) JavaScript
6 87 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (24.76%) HTML
8 58 (18.89%) Python
9 57 (18.57%) CSS
10 56 (18.24%) Hibernate
11 53 (17.26%) C++
11 53 (17.26%) .NET
12 49 (15.96%) Oracle
13 48 (15.64%) Spring
14 47 (15.31%) C#
15 46 (14.98%) Linux
15 46 (14.98%) OO
16 41 (13.36%) XML
16 41 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (12.70%) UNIX
17 39 (12.70%) PHP
17 39 (12.70%) SQL Server
18 38 (12.38%) J2EE
18 38 (12.38%) Perl
18 38 (12.38%) Web Services
18 38 (12.38%) Release Management
18 38 (12.38%) jQuery
19 36 (11.73%) Subversion
19 36 (11.73%) ClearCase
19 36 (11.73%) VSS/SourceSafe

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (5.21%) JBoss
2 11 (3.58%) Node.js
2 11 (3.58%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.58%) StreamWeaver
3 9 (2.93%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.63%) Drupal
6 4 (1.30%) IIS
6 4 (1.30%) Mule
7 3 (0.98%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.98%) Apache
7 3 (0.98%) Exstream Dialogue
8 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.65%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.98%) Exstream
4 2 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.30%) Wireshark
2 4 (1.30%) 3G
2 4 (1.30%) 2G
2 4 (1.30%) 2.5G
2 4 (1.30%) SDH
2 4 (1.30%) 4G
3 3 (0.98%) IPv4
3 3 (0.98%) IPv6
4 2 (0.65%) AMQP
5 1 (0.33%) Modbus
5 1 (0.33%) Wireless
5 1 (0.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.84%) Oracle Database
3 19 (6.19%) MySQL
4 14 (4.56%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.56%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (3.91%) Oracle9i Database
5 12 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.61%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 8 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.95%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.65%) DTS
Development Applications
1 36 (11.73%) Subversion
1 36 (11.73%) ClearCase
1 36 (11.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 31 (10.10%) Maven
3 24 (7.82%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.49%) Apache Ivy
4 23 (7.49%) Ant
5 16 (5.21%) JUnit
6 12 (3.91%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (3.58%) SoapUI
7 11 (3.58%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.61%) Toad
8 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.28%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.63%) JIRA
11 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.98%) GCC
12 3 (0.98%) GDB
13 2 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 25 (8.14%) Finance
2 14 (4.56%) Banking
3 13 (4.23%) Retail
4 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.95%) Marketing
5 5 (1.63%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.30%) Electronics
6 4 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (24.76%) HTML
2 57 (18.57%) CSS
3 56 (18.24%) Hibernate
4 53 (17.26%) .NET
5 48 (15.64%) Spring
6 41 (13.36%) XML
7 38 (12.38%) J2EE
7 38 (12.38%) Web Services
7 38 (12.38%) jQuery
8 33 (10.75%) HTML5
9 24 (7.82%) CSS3
10 23 (7.49%) Java EE
11 20 (6.51%) SAML
12 18 (5.86%) ASP.NET
13 17 (5.54%) JPA
14 14 (4.56%) JSF
15 12 (3.91%) EJB
16 11 (3.58%) EJB 3.0
16 11 (3.58%) Apache Camel
16 11 (3.58%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.58%) Mainframe
2 7 (2.28%) User Experience
3 6 (1.95%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (1.30%) Graphic Design
4 4 (1.30%) DTV
4 4 (1.30%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.30%) NHS
4 4 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (0.98%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.98%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.65%) GIS
6 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.33%) Social Media
7 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.33%) PKI
7 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.98%) Linux
2 39 (12.70%) UNIX
3 16 (5.21%) Windows
4 10 (3.26%) Ubuntu
4 10 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.95%) Android
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (0.98%) MVS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (14.98%) OO
3 41 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (12.38%) Release Management
5 34 (11.07%) Scrum
6 28 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (7.49%) MVC
8 21 (6.84%) TDD
9 18 (5.86%) OOD
10 17 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (4.89%) Software Engineering
12 14 (4.56%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (4.23%) BDD
13 13 (4.23%) Unit Testing
13 13 (4.23%) Workflow
14 9 (2.93%) Software Testing
14 9 (2.93%) Business Analysis
15 7 (2.28%) User Stories
15 7 (2.28%) ITIL
16 6 (1.95%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.46%) SQL
2 113 (36.81%) Java
3 98 (31.92%) JavaScript
4 58 (18.89%) Python
5 53 (17.26%) C++
6 47 (15.31%) C#
7 39 (12.70%) PHP
8 38 (12.38%) Perl
9 35 (11.40%) PL/SQL
9 35 (11.40%) Bash Shell
10 28 (9.12%) Ruby
11 25 (8.14%) C
12 21 (6.84%) T-SQL
13 17 (5.54%) Lua
14 14 (4.56%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.93%) VBA
16 7 (2.28%) VB
16 7 (2.28%) Shell Script
16 7 (2.28%) JCL
17 4 (1.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 141 (45.93%) Security Cleared
2 108 (35.18%) DV Cleared
3 34 (11.07%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.23%) Sun Certification
5 7 (2.28%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 9 (2.93%) Shibboleth
2 3 (0.98%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Nagios
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (15.96%) Oracle
2 20 (6.51%) Business Objects
3 16 (5.21%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.23%) Sun
5 9 (2.93%) Cognos
6 8 (2.61%) Infoflex
6 8 (2.61%) IBM
7 4 (1.30%) Zend
7 4 (1.30%) SAP
8 3 (0.98%) HP
8 3 (0.98%) Teradata
9 2 (0.65%) Sybase
10 1 (0.33%) Tableau
10 1 (0.33%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.33%) Twitter
10 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.33%) Progress
10 1 (0.33%) Informatica
10 1 (0.33%) VMware
10 1 (0.33%) Telerik
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