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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 148 77 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.49% 31.30% 17.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.87% 32.63% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 51 34
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£381 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.98% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
437 236 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.98% 95.93% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 121 180
Average daily rate £375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 45
Average hourly rate £36.25 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.87% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.70 £9.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.50 £35.00 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 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 18 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 41 £415 +38.33% 21
Gloucester +1 29 £375 +87.50% 20
Cirencester +1 11 £250 -16.66% 3
Tewkesbury - 8 - -
Wotton-under-Edge - - - - 2
Lydney - - - -
Stroud - - - - 2
Tetbury - - - - 1
Berkeley - - - -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 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 76 (29.92%) SQL
2 75 (29.53%) Java
3 60 (23.62%) Security Cleared
4 49 (19.29%) OO
5 45 (17.72%) JavaScript
5 45 (17.72%) PHP
5 45 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (17.32%) C#
6 44 (17.32%) Oracle
7 43 (16.93%) SQL Server
7 43 (16.93%) Linux
8 42 (16.54%) Python
8 42 (16.54%) DV Cleared
9 40 (15.75%) .NET
10 39 (15.35%) Perl
10 39 (15.35%) Hibernate
11 38 (14.96%) CSS
11 38 (14.96%) jQuery
12 36 (14.17%) HTML
13 35 (13.78%) Spring
14 30 (11.81%) Finance
15 27 (10.63%) MySQL
15 27 (10.63%) C++
15 27 (10.63%) Web Services
15 27 (10.63%) Bash Shell
16 26 (10.24%) SAML
17 23 (9.06%) Subversion
17 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET
18 22 (8.66%) XML
18 22 (8.66%) UNIX

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 15 (5.91%) Apache
1 15 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.54%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.15%) Drupal
4 7 (2.76%) IIS
4 7 (2.76%) Exstream Dialogue
4 7 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.97%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.57%) Node.js
8 3 (1.18%) SAS
8 3 (1.18%) StreamWeaver
9 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.57%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.76%) Exstream
2 7 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.12%) SNMP
1 13 (5.12%) SSH
2 7 (2.76%) Internet
3 5 (1.97%) SMTP
4 3 (1.18%) AMQP
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.63%) MySQL
3 21 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 18 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.51%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (4.33%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.97%) DTS
9 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (1.57%) Big Data
10 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.57%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (9.06%) Subversion
2 21 (8.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 20 (7.87%) ClearCase
3 20 (7.87%) Maven
4 13 (5.12%) Ant
4 13 (5.12%) Apache Ivy
5 11 (4.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.36%) JUnit
6 6 (2.36%) Toad
7 5 (1.97%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.57%) Gerrit
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.79%) JIRA
10 2 (0.79%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.39%) Xcode
11 1 (0.39%) Selenium
General
1 30 (11.81%) Finance
2 13 (5.12%) Marketing
3 10 (3.94%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.54%) Retail
5 8 (3.15%) Banking
6 7 (2.76%) Electronics
6 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.75%) .NET
2 39 (15.35%) Hibernate
3 38 (14.96%) CSS
3 38 (14.96%) jQuery
4 36 (14.17%) HTML
5 35 (13.78%) Spring
6 27 (10.63%) Web Services
7 26 (10.24%) SAML
8 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET
9 22 (8.66%) XML
10 20 (7.87%) J2EE
11 13 (5.12%) Ajax
12 11 (4.33%) Struts
13 10 (3.94%) EJB
13 10 (3.94%) JPA
14 9 (3.54%) EJB 3.0
15 8 (3.15%) Spring Security
15 8 (3.15%) JDBC
15 8 (3.15%) JSP
16 7 (2.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.12%) Open Source
3 7 (2.76%) DTV
3 7 (2.76%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.36%) User Experience
5 4 (1.57%) Clustering
5 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.18%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.39%) iSeries
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.39%) Social Media
7 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.39%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.39%) PKI
7 1 (0.39%) CCTV
7 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.39%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.93%) Linux
2 22 (8.66%) UNIX
3 20 (7.87%) Windows
4 6 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.18%) MVS
6 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.29%) OO
2 45 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.66%) Release Management
4 18 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (6.30%) Software Engineering
5 16 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (5.51%) Scrum
6 14 (5.51%) Problem Management
7 12 (4.72%) Business Analysis
7 12 (4.72%) DevOps
8 10 (3.94%) ETL
9 9 (3.54%) MVC
10 8 (3.15%) Project Management
10 8 (3.15%) TDD
10 8 (3.15%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (2.76%) Programme Management
11 7 (2.76%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (2.36%) Software Testing
12 6 (2.36%) Workflow
12 6 (2.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 76 (29.92%) SQL
2 75 (29.53%) Java
3 45 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 45 (17.72%) PHP
4 44 (17.32%) C#
5 42 (16.54%) Python
6 39 (15.35%) Perl
7 27 (10.63%) C++
7 27 (10.63%) Bash Shell
8 20 (7.87%) T-SQL
9 18 (7.09%) PL/SQL
10 16 (6.30%) VB.NET
10 16 (6.30%) C
11 9 (3.54%) Ruby
11 9 (3.54%) Lua
11 9 (3.54%) VBA
12 7 (2.76%) VB
12 7 (2.76%) REXX
12 7 (2.76%) COBOL
12 7 (2.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (23.62%) Security Cleared
2 42 (16.54%) DV Cleared
3 15 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.97%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.57%) Degree
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.76%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (3.54%) Shibboleth
2 5 (1.97%) Varnish
2 5 (1.97%) VirtualBox
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (17.32%) Oracle
2 19 (7.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.30%) Business Objects
4 12 (4.72%) JBoss
5 11 (4.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.15%) Infoflex
7 7 (2.76%) HP
7 7 (2.76%) IBM
7 7 (2.76%) SAP
8 6 (2.36%) Informatica
8 6 (2.36%) Zend
9 5 (1.97%) Sun
10 3 (1.18%) Cognos
10 3 (1.18%) Teradata
11 2 (0.79%) Sybase
12 1 (0.39%) Telerik
12 1 (0.39%) Google
12 1 (0.39%) EMC
12 1 (0.39%) CA
12 1 (0.39%) SmartFocus
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