Period
to 23 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 120 176 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.98% 24.34% 25.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 25.54% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 125 147
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £304 £256
90th Percentile £563 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.38% +0.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% -2.00%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +21.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 540 689 880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.41% 95.30% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 442 470
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £158 £220
90th Percentile £550 £538 £551
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 79 57
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.64% -35.29% +4.94%
10th Percentile £12.53 £11.80 £11.48
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.75 £46.20
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.86% -6.67% +78.57%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

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 Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 45 £438 +2.94% 19
Cheltenham +6 35 £381 +8.93% 46
Tewkesbury +2 3 £310 -3.13% 5
Cirencester -8 3 £300 +9.09% 5
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.67%) .NET
3 31 (25.83%) C#
3 31 (25.83%) Java
4 30 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 28 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 28 (23.33%) Finance
6 27 (22.50%) HTML
6 27 (22.50%) SQL
7 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
7 26 (21.67%) CSS
7 26 (21.67%) DV Cleared
8 23 (19.17%) Teradata
9 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
9 22 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (17.50%) AngularJS
11 20 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (16.67%) Banking
11 20 (16.67%) MVC
11 20 (16.67%) DataStage
12 19 (15.83%) Migration
12 19 (15.83%) Scrum
12 19 (15.83%) Oracle
12 19 (15.83%) IBM InfoSphere
13 18 (15.00%) Retail Banking
14 17 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (12.50%) Linux
16 14 (11.67%) ETL
16 14 (11.67%) PL/SQL
16 14 (11.67%) Amazon AWS

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (6.67%) Confluence
2 5 (4.17%) CMS
2 5 (4.17%) SAS
3 4 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.50%) Drupal
5 2 (1.67%) WordPress
6 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) Mule
6 1 (0.83%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.83%) npm
4 1 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (16.67%) DataStage
4 19 (15.83%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (2.50%) SAS EBI
10 2 (1.67%) Big Data
10 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.67%) QlikView
10 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.50%) JIRA
4 8 (6.67%) EasyMock
4 8 (6.67%) JUnit
5 7 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.67%) Ant
8 2 (1.67%) Gradle
8 2 (1.67%) Hudson
8 2 (1.67%) JMeter
8 2 (1.67%) MSTest
8 2 (1.67%) NUnit
8 2 (1.67%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 20 (16.67%) Banking
3 18 (15.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Marketing
5 2 (1.67%) Advertising
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.67%) .NET
2 27 (22.50%) HTML
3 26 (21.67%) CSS
4 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
5 21 (17.50%) AngularJS
6 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (10.83%) React
7 11 (9.17%) HTML5
8 10 (8.33%) Web Services
9 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (6.67%) EJB
10 8 (6.67%) J2EE
10 8 (6.67%) Spring
11 7 (5.83%) jQuery
12 6 (5.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.00%) CSS3
12 6 (5.00%) JSF
12 6 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Wiki
2 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.83%) Replication
2 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.50%) Linux
2 8 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (5.83%) Unix
4 6 (5.00%) CentOS
5 4 (3.33%) Windows
6 1 (0.83%) AIX
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (16.67%) MVC
3 19 (15.83%) Migration
3 19 (15.83%) Scrum
4 17 (14.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (11.67%) DevOps
5 14 (11.67%) ETL
6 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (9.17%) TDD
7 10 (8.33%) OO
7 10 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 9 (7.50%) Front End Development
8 9 (7.50%) Web Development
9 7 (5.83%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (5.00%) OOD
10 6 (5.00%) SDLC
11 4 (3.33%) High Availability
12 3 (2.50%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.83%) C#
1 31 (25.83%) Java
2 28 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.50%) SQL
4 14 (11.67%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.67%) C
6 6 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.33%) Python
9 3 (2.50%) C++
9 3 (2.50%) PHP
9 3 (2.50%) VBA
10 2 (1.67%) ES6
10 2 (1.67%) Perl
10 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) Ruby
11 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (21.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 23 (19.17%) Teradata
2 19 (15.83%) Oracle
3 8 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.67%) SAP
4 5 (4.17%) Google
4 5 (4.17%) IBM
4 5 (4.17%) MuleSoft
4 5 (4.17%) Tableau
5 2 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (0.83%) Assembla
6 1 (0.83%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.83%) EMC
6 1 (0.83%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.83%) Netezza
6 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore