The median contractor rate for a Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 21 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 20.00% 26.47% 26.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.39% 27.84% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 23
Median daily rate £425 £443 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +14.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £600 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 103 97 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 98.10% 95.10% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £34.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.31% +176.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Gloucester

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Gloucester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Gloucester

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Gloucester

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Gloucester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) .NET
6 12 (29.27%) HTML
6 12 (29.27%) CSS
6 12 (29.27%) MVC
7 10 (24.39%) Finance
7 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 8 (19.51%) jQuery
9 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
9 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.07%) Web Services
10 7 (17.07%) Java
10 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
11 6 (14.63%) Banking
11 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (12.20%) React
12 5 (12.20%) SDLC
12 5 (12.20%) TDD
12 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
12 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (9.76%) Sitefinity
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (2.44%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
1 1 (2.44%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Data Mining
5 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.44%) MS Access
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 12 (29.27%) CSS
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
3 8 (19.51%) jQuery
4 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.07%) Web Services
5 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (12.20%) React
7 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (9.76%) HTML5
8 3 (7.32%) CSS3
8 3 (7.32%) JSON
8 3 (7.32%) SOAP
8 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.32%) XML
9 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 2 (4.88%) JMS
9 2 (4.88%) Spring
9 2 (4.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) MVC
2 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) SDLC
5 5 (12.20%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Validation
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.32%) OOD
7 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.88%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) C#
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) C
6 3 (7.32%) C++
6 3 (7.32%) Embedded C++
6 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) HNC
4 3 (7.32%) HND
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Basel II
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
1 5 (12.20%) Teradata
2 4 (9.76%) Google
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Unisys
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
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