The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 270 333 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.28% 13.37% 13.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.45% 14.34% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 218 187
Median daily rate £375 £386 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +4.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2007 2322 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.31% 93.25% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 1309 1131
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 106 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Berkshire region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +2 100 £396 -5.71% 40
Bracknell -2 40 £450 +12.50% 3
Slough -4 25 £320 -1.53% 3
Wokingham +4 14 £365 +0.68% 3
Maidenhead -8 14 £450 +38.46% 10
Newbury -9 10 £313 -10.71% 2
Hungerford 0 1 £340 +6.25% 1
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 189 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 176 (34.92%) HTML
3 153 (30.36%) C#
4 150 (29.76%) CSS
5 146 (28.97%) .NET
6 138 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
7 133 (26.39%) SQL
8 104 (20.63%) MVC
9 96 (19.05%) Java
10 91 (18.06%) AngularJS
11 87 (17.26%) HTML5
12 81 (16.07%) SQL Server
13 75 (14.88%) TDD
13 75 (14.88%) CSS3
14 74 (14.68%) Web Services
15 70 (13.89%) Web Development
16 66 (13.10%) ASP.NET
17 59 (11.71%) jQuery
18 57 (11.31%) Microsoft
19 52 (10.32%) Oracle
20 50 (9.92%) Front End Development
21 48 (9.52%) XML
22 47 (9.33%) Git (software)
23 46 (9.13%) Scrum
24 45 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
25 43 (8.53%) PHP
26 42 (8.33%) Security Cleared
26 42 (8.33%) REST
27 41 (8.13%) JSON
28 36 (7.14%) Finance

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 27 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.37%) CMS
4 16 (3.17%) Apache
5 14 (2.78%) JBoss
6 13 (2.58%) WordPress
7 11 (2.18%) Confluence
8 9 (1.79%) Drupal
9 8 (1.59%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.39%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.99%) IIS
11 5 (0.99%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.99%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.99%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.79%) SAS
13 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.59%) MS Office
3 5 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.40%) GIMP
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 2 (0.40%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.40%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.20%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.18%) Office 365
4 8 (1.59%) Amazon Kinesis
4 8 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (1.39%) GitHub
6 6 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.99%) PaaS
8 4 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.79%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.79%) SaaS
9 3 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.60%) Boomi
10 2 (0.40%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.40%) FinancialForce.com
10 2 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.20%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.77%) Internet
2 10 (1.98%) HTTP
3 5 (0.99%) AMQP
4 4 (0.79%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.79%) SNMP
5 3 (0.60%) CTI
5 3 (0.60%) DVB
5 3 (0.60%) SSL
5 3 (0.60%) UPnP
6 2 (0.40%) FTP
6 2 (0.40%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) SMS
7 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.20%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (5.56%) MySQL
4 24 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.79%) Power BI
11 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.59%) MS Access
12 8 (1.59%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.19%) MongoDB
14 6 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 19 (3.77%) JIRA
6 18 (3.57%) Subversion
7 16 (3.17%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.38%) Gatling
8 12 (2.38%) Grunt
9 10 (1.98%) JUnit
9 10 (1.98%) Maven
10 9 (1.79%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.39%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.39%) gulp
11 7 (1.39%) Selenium
12 6 (1.19%) Toad
13 5 (0.99%) GoCD
13 5 (0.99%) IntelliJ
13 5 (0.99%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (7.14%) Finance
2 23 (4.56%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.57%) Retail
4 17 (3.37%) Marketing
5 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.59%) Advertising
7 7 (1.39%) French Language
7 7 (1.39%) German Language
7 7 (1.39%) Italian Language
7 7 (1.39%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.99%) Games
8 5 (0.99%) Publishing
9 3 (0.60%) Electronics
9 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.40%) Banking
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (34.92%) HTML
2 150 (29.76%) CSS
3 146 (28.97%) .NET
4 91 (18.06%) AngularJS
5 87 (17.26%) HTML5
6 75 (14.88%) CSS3
7 74 (14.68%) Web Services
8 66 (13.10%) ASP.NET
9 59 (11.71%) jQuery
10 48 (9.52%) XML
11 42 (8.33%) REST
12 41 (8.13%) JSON
13 36 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 33 (6.55%) Node.js
15 31 (6.15%) Sass
16 27 (5.36%) SOAP
17 26 (5.16%) Spring
18 25 (4.96%) RESTful
19 23 (4.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.77%) User Experience
3 18 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.99%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.79%) CMDB
7 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.79%) FMCG
7 4 (0.79%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.60%) iPad
8 3 (0.60%) Smart Energy
8 3 (0.60%) STB
9 2 (0.40%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.40%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.14%) Linux
2 24 (4.76%) Android
2 24 (4.76%) Windows
3 20 (3.97%) Unix
4 16 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.39%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.60%) Solaris
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) Debian
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (20.63%) MVC
3 75 (14.88%) TDD
4 70 (13.89%) Web Development
5 50 (9.92%) Front End Development
6 46 (9.13%) Scrum
7 45 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (6.94%) OO
9 34 (6.75%) E-Commerce
10 33 (6.55%) Data Protection
11 31 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (5.16%) Unit Testing
13 24 (4.76%) CRM
13 24 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 24 (4.76%) SOLID
14 23 (4.56%) ETL
15 21 (4.17%) SDLC
15 21 (4.17%) Waterfall
16 20 (3.97%) Analytics
16 20 (3.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 189 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 153 (30.36%) C#
3 133 (26.39%) SQL
4 96 (19.05%) Java
5 43 (8.53%) PHP
6 33 (6.55%) Python
7 29 (5.75%) T-SQL
8 25 (4.96%) C++
9 21 (4.17%) C
10 20 (3.97%) PL/SQL
11 17 (3.37%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.58%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.79%) Ruby
13 9 (1.79%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.59%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.59%) VB
14 8 (1.59%) VBScript
15 7 (1.39%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.39%) Groovy
16 6 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 42 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.55%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.97%) Degree
4 5 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.20%) HND
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.20%) MCITP
6 1 (0.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.58%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) SLA
3 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.40%) SDET
5 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (1.39%) Docker
2 5 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (1.19%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.79%) logstash
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 52 (10.32%) Oracle
3 14 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (2.78%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.98%) IBM
5 8 (1.59%) HP
6 7 (1.39%) Cognos
6 7 (1.39%) Google
6 7 (1.39%) SAP
6 7 (1.39%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.19%) Adobe
7 6 (1.19%) Citrix
8 5 (0.99%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.79%) BMC
9 4 (0.79%) CA
9 4 (0.79%) Serena
10 3 (0.60%) Dell
10 3 (0.60%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.40%) Informatica
11 2 (0.40%) Sage
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