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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 13 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 216 368 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.91% 14.55% 14.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.64% 15.56% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 247 219
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.67% +13.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
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
2240 2365 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.37% 93.52% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1194 1213 1168
Median daily rate £401 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 79 79
Median hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 May 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
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 May 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 -5 101 £425 +6.25% 33
Slough +4 25 £363 +2.11% 6
Newbury -3 11 £338 -3.57% 7
Bracknell -25 8 £513 +20.58% 9
Maidenhead -9 4 £425 +30.76% 5
Windsor +5 2 £488 -
Wokingham -5 2 £425 +30.76% 4
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 181 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 158 (30.27%) HTML
3 145 (27.78%) SQL
4 143 (27.39%) CSS
4 143 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (24.33%) .NET
6 126 (24.14%) Java
7 123 (23.56%) C#
8 82 (15.71%) Web Services
9 75 (14.37%) SQL Server
9 75 (14.37%) MVC
10 66 (12.64%) Microsoft
10 66 (12.64%) jQuery
11 63 (12.07%) TDD
12 62 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
13 61 (11.69%) AngularJS
14 60 (11.49%) HTML5
14 60 (11.49%) Oracle
15 58 (11.11%) REST
16 56 (10.73%) Linux
17 54 (10.34%) Scrum
18 52 (9.96%) Web Development
19 51 (9.77%) ASP.NET
20 50 (9.58%) Python
21 48 (9.20%) Windows
22 47 (9.00%) XML
23 46 (8.81%) CRM
24 42 (8.05%) Unit Testing
25 41 (7.85%) Security Cleared
26 40 (7.66%) User Experience

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 34 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.83%) CMS
3 19 (3.64%) Node.js
4 18 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (3.26%) JBoss
6 11 (2.11%) Confluence
7 8 (1.53%) IIS
7 8 (1.53%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.15%) WordPress
9 5 (0.96%) Apache
9 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.77%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.57%) Drupal
11 3 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.57%) SAS
11 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.49%) MS Office
3 6 (1.15%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.38%) GIMP
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 33 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.96%) Magento
4 3 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.38%) Shopify
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.30%) Force.com
3 8 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.34%) Office 365
5 6 (1.15%) PaaS
6 5 (0.96%) Azure Machine Learning
6 5 (0.96%) SaaS
7 4 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.77%) Scribe Online
8 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.57%) Boomi
9 2 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (0.38%) GitHub
9 2 (0.38%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.87%) Internet
2 14 (2.68%) HTTP
3 8 (1.53%) SSL
4 7 (1.34%) CTI
5 5 (0.96%) H.323
6 4 (0.77%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.57%) DVB
7 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.57%) Telepresence
7 3 (0.57%) UPnP
8 2 (0.38%) DNS
8 2 (0.38%) FTP
8 2 (0.38%) Network Security
8 2 (0.38%) SNMP
8 2 (0.38%) SSH
8 2 (0.38%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (4.79%) Oracle Database
5 23 (4.41%) Big Data
5 23 (4.41%) NoSQL
6 22 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.26%) MySQL
9 15 (2.87%) Power BI
9 15 (2.87%) QlikView
10 13 (2.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (2.30%) Hadoop
11 12 (2.30%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.72%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (4.98%) Jenkins
4 24 (4.60%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.21%) Eclipse
6 19 (3.64%) Ant
7 18 (3.45%) Subversion
8 15 (2.87%) JIRA
8 15 (2.87%) Maven
9 9 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
10 7 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.34%) JUnit
11 6 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (1.15%) Selenium
12 5 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (0.96%) Grunt
12 5 (0.96%) gulp
12 5 (0.96%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.96%) Xcode
13 4 (0.77%) Hudson
General
1 37 (7.09%) Telecoms
2 29 (5.56%) Finance
3 11 (2.11%) Marketing
3 11 (2.11%) Retail
4 7 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.15%) Electronics
6 5 (0.96%) Publishing
7 4 (0.77%) Local Government
7 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.57%) Banking
8 3 (0.57%) French Language
8 3 (0.57%) German Language
8 3 (0.57%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.38%) Automotive
9 2 (0.38%) Front Office
9 2 (0.38%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (30.27%) HTML
2 143 (27.39%) CSS
3 127 (24.33%) .NET
4 82 (15.71%) Web Services
5 66 (12.64%) jQuery
6 61 (11.69%) AngularJS
7 60 (11.49%) HTML5
8 58 (11.11%) REST
9 51 (9.77%) ASP.NET
10 47 (9.00%) XML
11 38 (7.28%) CSS3
12 29 (5.56%) RESTful
13 28 (5.36%) Spring
13 28 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (5.17%) Visualforce
15 26 (4.98%) JSON
15 26 (4.98%) SOAP
16 24 (4.60%) .NET Framework
17 22 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (4.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.66%) User Experience
2 23 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.41%) Visualisation
3 22 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (1.53%) W3C
5 7 (1.34%) Animation
5 7 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.96%) CMDB
7 5 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (0.96%) Replication
7 5 (0.96%) Statistics
8 4 (0.77%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.77%) Smart Energy
9 3 (0.57%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.57%) DataPower
9 3 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.57%) iPad
9 3 (0.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.73%) Linux
2 48 (9.20%) Windows
3 20 (3.83%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.11%) Unix
5 7 (1.34%) Android
6 6 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (14.37%) MVC
3 63 (12.07%) TDD
4 62 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
5 54 (10.34%) Scrum
6 52 (9.96%) Web Development
7 46 (8.81%) CRM
8 42 (8.05%) Unit Testing
9 32 (6.13%) Front End Development
10 28 (5.36%) ETL
11 26 (4.98%) Data Modelling
11 26 (4.98%) SDLC
12 25 (4.79%) OO
13 24 (4.60%) E-Commerce
13 24 (4.60%) Software Engineering
14 22 (4.21%) Migration
14 22 (4.21%) OOP
15 19 (3.64%) Waterfall
15 19 (3.64%) Workflow
16 18 (3.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 181 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 145 (27.78%) SQL
3 126 (24.14%) Java
4 123 (23.56%) C#
5 50 (9.58%) Python
6 35 (6.70%) PHP
7 34 (6.51%) PL/SQL
8 33 (6.32%) T-SQL
9 27 (5.17%) C++
10 24 (4.60%) Apex Code
11 14 (2.68%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.30%) C
12 12 (2.30%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.72%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.72%) R
13 9 (1.72%) Ruby
14 7 (1.34%) Embedded C
14 7 (1.34%) VBA
14 7 (1.34%) XAML
15 6 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 31 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.75%) Degree
4 10 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.57%) MCSD
6 3 (0.57%) MCSE
7 2 (0.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MCITP
8 1 (0.19%) MCTS
8 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.92%) Data Quality
1 10 (1.92%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) SLA
3 5 (0.96%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.38%) SDET
5 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.38%) logstash
2 1 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 66 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.49%) Oracle
3 29 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (2.49%) SAP
5 11 (2.11%) Remedy
6 10 (1.92%) BMC
6 10 (1.92%) IBM
7 9 (1.72%) Tableau
7 9 (1.72%) Talend
8 8 (1.53%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.34%) Informatica
9 7 (1.34%) Xamarin
10 6 (1.15%) Ab Initio
11 5 (0.96%) Cognos
11 5 (0.96%) hybris
12 4 (0.77%) HP
12 4 (0.77%) Infragistics
12 4 (0.77%) Teradata
12 4 (0.77%) VMware
13 3 (0.57%) Google
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