Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 56 47 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 24.03% 21.76% 30.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.34% 22.60% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 49
Gloucester median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £338 £345 £314
90th Percentile £528 £580 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £57.50 £34.00 £48.13
% change year-on-year +69.12% -29.36% +20.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Gloucester
Contract vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 221 208 206
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 96.30% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 153 156
Gloucester median daily rate £350 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £185 £120 £208
90th Percentile £486 £575 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £399
% change year-on-year -3.23% -2.88% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 9
Gloucester median hourly rate £12.13 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.02% -2.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £10.24 £10.24 £10.13
90th Percentile £84.40 £33.80 £16.74
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £39.64
% change year-on-year +4.55% -30.62% +44.13%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucester.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Gloucester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 November 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 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Finance
3 21 (37.50%) Teradata
4 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 17 (30.36%) Java
5 17 (30.36%) MVC
6 16 (28.57%) CSS
7 15 (26.79%) HTML
7 15 (26.79%) DataStage
7 15 (26.79%) IBM InfoSphere
8 14 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (25.00%) Banking
8 14 (25.00%) Retail Banking
9 12 (21.43%) C#
9 12 (21.43%) SQL
9 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 11 (19.64%) .NET
11 10 (17.86%) ETL
11 10 (17.86%) Migration
12 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
13 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
14 7 (12.50%) SAP
14 7 (12.50%) J2EE
14 7 (12.50%) Google
14 7 (12.50%) jQuery
14 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
15 6 (10.71%) React
15 6 (10.71%) MuleSoft

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 6 (10.71%) Mule
1 6 (10.71%) Mule ESB
2 5 (8.93%) WordPress
3 4 (7.14%) Sitefinity
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
5 2 (3.57%) CMS
5 2 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.93%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) DataStage
1 15 (26.79%) IBM InfoSphere
2 14 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) MySQL
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.79%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Banking
2 14 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) CSS
2 15 (26.79%) HTML
3 11 (19.64%) .NET
4 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.50%) J2EE
5 7 (12.50%) jQuery
6 6 (10.71%) Middleware
6 6 (10.71%) React
6 6 (10.71%) SAP PI
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (5.36%) Angular 2
9 3 (5.36%) LAMP
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (3.57%) LESS
10 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.57%) Web Services
10 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) MVC
3 10 (17.86%) ETL
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.71%) ERP
6 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (5.36%) API Integration
9 3 (5.36%) Front End Development
9 3 (5.36%) SDLC
10 2 (3.57%) Analytics
10 2 (3.57%) Mobile Development
10 2 (3.57%) Pay per click
10 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (30.36%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) C#
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) PHP
5 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.57%) VBA
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Plesk
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Teradata
2 7 (12.50%) Google
2 7 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) MuleSoft
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.79%) Netezza
6 1 (1.79%) Zend