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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.37% 1.11% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.18% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 19
Median daily rate £363 £413 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £343 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £483 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-55.40% -17.77%

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
344 425 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.51% 94.24% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 234 278
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 30
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.53 £46.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -4 2 - - 2
Cheltenham +10 1 - - 2
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (16.67%) CRM

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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Mule
2 1 (8.33%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Gradle
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) COM+
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 2 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Basel II
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) SAP