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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 156 47 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.53% 16.26% 22.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.23% 16.91% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 27 41
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£400 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £379 £450
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 £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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
484 278 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.72% 96.19% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 131 159
Average daily rate £400 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 45
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -50.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.50 £53.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Gloucester +14 47 £410 +54.71% 8
Cheltenham -1 46 £450 +44.00% 15
Cirencester +1 9 £300 +9.09% 2
Tewkesbury 0 9 - - 3
Dursley - - - -
Stroud - - - - 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 129 (42.02%) Security Cleared
2 115 (37.46%) SQL
3 111 (36.16%) Java
4 101 (32.90%) DV Cleared
5 83 (27.04%) JavaScript
6 74 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (21.50%) HTML
8 56 (18.24%) C++
9 55 (17.92%) .NET
10 51 (16.61%) Oracle
10 51 (16.61%) CSS
10 51 (16.61%) Python
11 50 (16.29%) OO
12 49 (15.96%) Hibernate
13 47 (15.31%) C#
14 46 (14.98%) Spring
15 44 (14.33%) Linux
16 42 (13.68%) SQL Server
17 40 (13.03%) Release Management
18 39 (12.70%) PHP
18 39 (12.70%) PL/SQL
18 39 (12.70%) jQuery
18 39 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (12.38%) Perl
19 38 (12.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 38 (12.38%) Subversion
20 37 (12.05%) UNIX
20 37 (12.05%) ClearCase
21 36 (11.73%) XML
22 35 (11.40%) Bash Shell

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (5.21%) JBoss
2 12 (3.91%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.26%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.93%) StreamWeaver
4 9 (2.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.61%) Node.js
6 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.95%) Exstream Dialogue
7 5 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.30%) IIS
8 4 (1.30%) SAS
9 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.65%) Apache
9 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.65%) Drupal
9 2 (0.65%) Mule
10 1 (0.33%) Zimbra
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (1.95%) 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%) Exstream
1 6 (1.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.98%) SDH
2 3 (0.98%) 3G
2 3 (0.98%) 2G
2 3 (0.98%) 2.5G
2 3 (0.98%) Wireshark
2 3 (0.98%) AMQP
2 3 (0.98%) 4G
2 3 (0.98%) IPv4
2 3 (0.98%) IPv6
3 1 (0.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.12%) Oracle Database
3 18 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.86%) MySQL
4 13 (4.23%) Oracle9i Database
4 13 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 13 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.93%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.93%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (2.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.95%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.65%) DTS
12 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (12.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 38 (12.38%) Subversion
2 37 (12.05%) ClearCase
3 32 (10.42%) Maven
4 29 (9.45%) Git (software)
5 22 (7.17%) Ant
5 22 (7.17%) Apache Ivy
6 13 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (3.58%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.93%) JUnit
9 8 (2.61%) Toad
9 8 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.28%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.28%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.95%) Gerrit
12 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 3 (0.98%) GCC
14 3 (0.98%) GDB
14 3 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 29 (9.45%) Finance
2 14 (4.56%) Banking
3 13 (4.23%) Retail
4 6 (1.95%) Marketing
5 5 (1.63%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.30%) Electronics
6 4 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.50%) HTML
2 55 (17.92%) .NET
3 51 (16.61%) CSS
4 49 (15.96%) Hibernate
5 46 (14.98%) Spring
6 39 (12.70%) jQuery
7 36 (11.73%) XML
8 29 (9.45%) Web Services
9 28 (9.12%) SAML
9 28 (9.12%) J2EE
10 24 (7.82%) HTML5
11 21 (6.84%) Java EE
12 18 (5.86%) ASP.NET
13 16 (5.21%) CSS3
14 13 (4.23%) JPA
15 12 (3.91%) EJB
15 12 (3.91%) Ajax
16 11 (3.58%) XSLT
16 11 (3.58%) Struts
16 11 (3.58%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.91%) Mainframe
2 6 (1.95%) User Experience
3 5 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.63%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.30%) NHS
4 4 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (1.30%) Clustering
4 4 (1.30%) Graphic Design
4 4 (1.30%) DTV
5 3 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
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%) W3C
7 1 (0.33%) Replication
7 1 (0.33%) iSeries
7 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.33%) Linux
2 37 (12.05%) UNIX
3 11 (3.58%) Windows
4 7 (2.28%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.98%) MVS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (16.29%) OO
3 40 (13.03%) Release Management
4 39 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (8.79%) Scrum
6 20 (6.51%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (5.54%) OOD
8 15 (4.89%) TDD
9 14 (4.56%) MVC
9 14 (4.56%) Software Engineering
10 12 (3.91%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (3.91%) Workflow
11 11 (3.58%) Unit Testing
12 9 (2.93%) BDD
12 9 (2.93%) Business Analysis
12 9 (2.93%) UML
13 7 (2.28%) ETL
13 7 (2.28%) Software Testing
14 6 (1.95%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.46%) SQL
2 111 (36.16%) Java
3 83 (27.04%) JavaScript
4 56 (18.24%) C++
5 51 (16.61%) Python
6 47 (15.31%) C#
7 39 (12.70%) PHP
7 39 (12.70%) PL/SQL
8 38 (12.38%) Perl
9 35 (11.40%) Bash Shell
10 29 (9.45%) Ruby
11 23 (7.49%) T-SQL
12 18 (5.86%) C
13 15 (4.89%) Lua
14 14 (4.56%) VB.NET
15 10 (3.26%) JCL
16 9 (2.93%) VBA
17 7 (2.28%) COBOL
18 6 (1.95%) REXX
18 6 (1.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (42.02%) Security Cleared
2 101 (32.90%) DV Cleared
3 29 (9.45%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.91%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.63%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.33%) Basel II
1 1 (0.33%) QA
1 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.58%) Shibboleth
2 3 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.33%) Nagios
2 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (16.61%) Oracle
2 23 (7.49%) Business Objects
3 16 (5.21%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.91%) Sun
5 9 (2.93%) IBM
6 8 (2.61%) Cognos
6 8 (2.61%) Infoflex
7 6 (1.95%) HP
8 5 (1.63%) Zend
9 4 (1.30%) SAP
10 3 (0.98%) Teradata
11 2 (0.65%) Sybase
11 2 (0.65%) Informatica
12 1 (0.33%) Telerik
12 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
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