The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 1.04% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.07% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £408 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% -9.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.02 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +80.10%
Senior 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
429 468 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.06% 97.50% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 282 213
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 31
Median hourly rate £35.50 £15.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.39% -44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £43.83 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 2 £331 -23.85% 2
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Maven
2 8 (66.67%) Electronics
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 7 (58.33%) Spring MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Mule
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) JPA
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Camel
3 7 (58.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
3 7 (58.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (58.33%) SAP
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Mule ESB
4 5 (41.67%) Spring Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) C++

Senior 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 7 (58.33%) Mule
2 5 (41.67%) Mule ESB
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (58.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (8.33%) GCC
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (66.67%) Electronics
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Camel
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) JPA
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) Spring MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Spring Integration
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
6 1 (8.33%) COM+
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) WSDL
6 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
6 1 (8.33%) XSD
6 1 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Ergonomics
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Lua
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) IBM