The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.31% - 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£478 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £40.15
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -19.04%
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
483 289 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.15% 95.70% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 143 136
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 46 42
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.13 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.26% -41.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £30.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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 - 14 £439 - 8
Cirencester - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 2
Stroud - - - -
Tetbury - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 3
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) Maven
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) J2EE
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Spring
7 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
7 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
8 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 5 (25.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) Subversion
9 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (20.00%) Ant
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
6 4 (20.00%) XSD
6 4 (20.00%) DHTML
6 4 (20.00%) WCF
6 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.00%) LINQ
8 1 (5.00%) Struts
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) TDD
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Release Management
2 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (20.00%) Lua
7 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.00%) C++
8 2 (10.00%) Ruby
8 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (5.00%) VB
9 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (10.00%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Informatica
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