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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 149 65 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.91% 28.76% 18.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.11% 30.23% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 38 52
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£350 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
450 215 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.36% 95.13% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 106 222
Average daily rate £355 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 42
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.26 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Cheltenham -1 30 £405 +35.00% 15
Gloucester +2 28 £405 +102.50% 12
Cirencester +3 20 £238 -34.93% 5
Tewkesbury - 6 - -
Berkeley - - - -
Lydney - - - -
Stroud - - - - 3
Tetbury - - - - 2
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 66 (28.33%) Java
2 55 (23.61%) SQL
3 50 (21.46%) Security Cleared
4 47 (20.17%) PHP
5 45 (19.31%) Linux
6 43 (18.45%) SQL Server
7 42 (18.03%) JavaScript
7 42 (18.03%) OO
8 41 (17.60%) jQuery
9 39 (16.74%) CSS
9 39 (16.74%) C#
10 38 (16.31%) .NET
10 38 (16.31%) Hibernate
11 36 (15.45%) Oracle
12 35 (15.02%) HTML
12 35 (15.02%) Spring
13 34 (14.59%) Python
14 33 (14.16%) Perl
15 32 (13.73%) DV Cleared
16 31 (13.30%) MySQL
16 31 (13.30%) Finance
16 31 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (10.73%) SAML
17 25 (10.73%) Web Services
17 25 (10.73%) Bash Shell
18 22 (9.44%) Relational Database
18 22 (9.44%) ASP.NET
19 21 (9.01%) C++
20 20 (8.58%) J2EE
20 20 (8.58%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (6.87%) Apache
2 14 (6.01%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.58%) Drupal
4 11 (4.72%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.43%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.00%) IIS
7 6 (2.58%) Exstream Dialogue
7 6 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.15%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.15%) SAS
9 4 (1.72%) Node.js
10 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.86%) StreamWeaver
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.58%) Exstream
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.01%) SNMP
1 14 (6.01%) SSH
2 8 (3.43%) Internet
3 5 (2.15%) SMTP
4 3 (1.29%) AMQP
5 2 (0.86%) HTTP
6 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.30%) MySQL
3 22 (9.44%) Relational Database
4 19 (8.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.15%) Oracle Database
9 11 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (4.72%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.43%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.15%) DTS
12 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (1.72%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.72%) Big Data
14 3 (1.29%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (7.30%) Maven
2 16 (6.87%) Subversion
3 14 (6.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (5.58%) ClearCase
5 8 (3.43%) Ant
5 8 (3.43%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.43%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.72%) JUnit
6 4 (1.72%) Toad
6 4 (1.72%) Gerrit
7 3 (1.29%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.86%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.86%) JIRA
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.43%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 31 (13.30%) Finance
2 15 (6.44%) Marketing
3 12 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.86%) Electronics
4 9 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.58%) Retail
6 4 (1.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.60%) jQuery
2 39 (16.74%) CSS
3 38 (16.31%) .NET
3 38 (16.31%) Hibernate
4 35 (15.02%) Spring
4 35 (15.02%) HTML
5 25 (10.73%) Web Services
5 25 (10.73%) SAML
6 22 (9.44%) ASP.NET
7 20 (8.58%) J2EE
8 18 (7.73%) XML
9 13 (5.58%) Ajax
10 11 (4.72%) Struts
11 9 (3.86%) SOAP
11 9 (3.86%) RESTful
12 8 (3.43%) HTML5
12 8 (3.43%) JPA
12 8 (3.43%) Spring Security
12 8 (3.43%) EJB
12 8 (3.43%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.01%) Open Source
2 9 (3.86%) DTV
3 6 (2.58%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) PKI
6 1 (0.43%) CCTV
6 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.43%) Replication
6 1 (0.43%) iSeries
6 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.43%) W3C
6 1 (0.43%) Social Media
6 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.31%) Linux
2 20 (8.58%) Windows
3 15 (6.44%) UNIX
4 7 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.15%) Solaris
6 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.86%) MVS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Android
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.03%) OO
2 31 (13.30%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (6.44%) Scrum
4 15 (6.44%) Problem Management
5 14 (6.01%) Release Management
6 13 (5.58%) DevOps
6 13 (5.58%) Software Engineering
7 10 (4.29%) TDD
7 10 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (4.29%) ETL
7 10 (4.29%) MVC
7 10 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (3.86%) Programme Management
9 8 (3.43%) Business Analysis
9 8 (3.43%) Project Management
9 8 (3.43%) Kanban
10 7 (3.00%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (2.58%) UML
11 6 (2.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (28.33%) Java
2 55 (23.61%) SQL
3 47 (20.17%) PHP
4 42 (18.03%) JavaScript
5 39 (16.74%) C#
6 34 (14.59%) Python
7 33 (14.16%) Perl
8 25 (10.73%) Bash Shell
9 21 (9.01%) C++
10 19 (8.15%) T-SQL
11 15 (6.44%) C
11 15 (6.44%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.86%) VBA
12 9 (3.86%) PL/SQL
13 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.00%) Ruby
14 6 (2.58%) REXX
14 6 (2.58%) JCL
14 6 (2.58%) COBOL
15 5 (2.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (21.46%) Security Cleared
2 32 (13.73%) DV Cleared
3 15 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.15%) Degree
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.86%) Shibboleth
2 6 (2.58%) Varnish
2 6 (2.58%) VirtualBox
3 4 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (15.45%) Oracle
2 18 (7.73%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.15%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.29%) JBoss
4 10 (4.29%) Business Objects
4 10 (4.29%) Zend
5 9 (3.86%) SAP
6 7 (3.00%) IBM
7 6 (2.58%) Informatica
7 6 (2.58%) HP
8 3 (1.29%) Teradata
9 2 (0.86%) Sybase
9 2 (0.86%) Cognos
10 1 (0.43%) Sun
10 1 (0.43%) Telerik
10 1 (0.43%) Infoflex
10 1 (0.43%) Google
10 1 (0.43%) EMC
10 1 (0.43%) CA
10 1 (0.43%) SmartFocus
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £460 per day
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Rate: £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £480 per day
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Rate: £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £480 per day
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Rate: Market rates
Posted: 27 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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