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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 238 333 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.33% 12.94% 13.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.27% 13.99% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 219 177
Median daily rate £375 £368 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.40% -21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.48% +7.00%
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
2111 2381 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.58% 92.50% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1345 1166
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 110 69
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 0 93 £388 -3.12% 29
Bracknell -12 22 £413 +1.22% 9
Slough -6 17 £325 +1.80% 5
Maidenhead -5 12 £438 +34.61% 12
Newbury -5 12 £350 +12.00% 13
Wokingham - 12 £369 - 10
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 164 (36.04%) JavaScript
2 149 (32.75%) HTML
3 142 (31.21%) C#
4 138 (30.33%) .NET
5 123 (27.03%) SQL
6 120 (26.37%) CSS
7 119 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (22.86%) MVC
9 101 (22.20%) Java
10 78 (17.14%) Web Services
11 76 (16.70%) SQL Server
12 71 (15.60%) AngularJS
13 64 (14.07%) ASP.NET
14 62 (13.63%) HTML5
15 59 (12.97%) TDD
16 55 (12.09%) Oracle
17 53 (11.65%) Microsoft
18 52 (11.43%) jQuery
19 51 (11.21%) Web Development
19 51 (11.21%) XML
20 47 (10.33%) CSS3
21 45 (9.89%) Scrum
22 43 (9.45%) Git (software)
23 42 (9.23%) REST
24 41 (9.01%) Security Cleared
25 40 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
26 37 (8.13%) Finance
27 35 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
28 34 (7.47%) Front End Development
29 32 (7.03%) PHP

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 30 (6.59%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (5.27%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.84%) CMS
4 13 (2.86%) JBoss
5 11 (2.42%) Apache
6 10 (2.20%) Drupal
7 8 (1.76%) Confluence
7 8 (1.76%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.76%) WordPress
8 6 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.32%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.10%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.88%) IIS
10 4 (0.88%) SAS
10 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.76%) MS Office
3 5 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.44%) GIMP
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.66%) Magento
4 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.44%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (0.44%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.42%) Office 365
4 8 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.32%) GitHub
6 5 (1.10%) PaaS
7 4 (0.88%) Azure Machine Learning
7 4 (0.88%) SaaS
8 3 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.66%) Boomi
9 2 (0.44%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.22%) Force.com
10 1 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.22%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.96%) Internet
2 6 (1.32%) HTTP
3 4 (0.88%) SSL
4 3 (0.66%) CTI
4 3 (0.66%) DVB
4 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.66%) SNMP
4 3 (0.66%) UPnP
5 2 (0.44%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.22%) AMQP
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) SMS
6 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.62%) MySQL
4 21 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 18 (3.96%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.20%) QlikView
8 10 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.98%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.98%) Power BI
10 7 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (1.54%) MS Access
10 7 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 43 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.27%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.27%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.96%) Subversion
5 14 (3.08%) JIRA
6 11 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 9 (1.98%) Grunt
7 9 (1.98%) JUnit
7 9 (1.98%) Maven
8 7 (1.54%) gulp
9 6 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (1.32%) Selenium
10 5 (1.10%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.10%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.88%) Gatling
11 4 (0.88%) Hudson
11 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (8.13%) Finance
2 28 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.52%) Marketing
4 14 (3.08%) Retail
5 8 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.32%) Advertising
6 6 (1.32%) French Language
6 6 (1.32%) German Language
6 6 (1.32%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.10%) Games
7 5 (1.10%) Publishing
8 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.44%) Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Electronics
9 2 (0.44%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (32.75%) HTML
2 138 (30.33%) .NET
3 120 (26.37%) CSS
4 78 (17.14%) Web Services
5 71 (15.60%) AngularJS
6 64 (14.07%) ASP.NET
7 62 (13.63%) HTML5
8 52 (11.43%) jQuery
9 51 (11.21%) XML
10 47 (10.33%) CSS3
11 42 (9.23%) REST
12 35 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (7.03%) JSON
14 30 (6.59%) Spring
15 27 (5.93%) SOAP
15 27 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (5.71%) .NET Framework
17 25 (5.49%) Node.js
18 21 (4.62%) RESTful
19 20 (4.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.74%) User Experience
3 13 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.10%) CMDB
6 4 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.88%) iPad
6 4 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.66%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.66%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (0.66%) FMCG
7 3 (0.66%) STB
8 2 (0.44%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.44%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.44%) NHS
8 2 (0.44%) Online Games
8 2 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.93%) Linux
2 24 (5.27%) Windows
3 21 (4.62%) Unix
4 13 (2.86%) Android
4 13 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.66%) Solaris
6 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (22.86%) MVC
3 59 (12.97%) TDD
4 51 (11.21%) Web Development
5 45 (9.89%) Scrum
6 40 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (7.47%) Front End Development
8 28 (6.15%) Data Protection
9 27 (5.93%) E-Commerce
10 26 (5.71%) CRM
10 26 (5.71%) Unit Testing
11 25 (5.49%) ETL
11 25 (5.49%) OO
12 22 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (4.62%) Software Engineering
14 19 (4.18%) Migration
14 19 (4.18%) SDLC
15 17 (3.74%) Analytics
15 17 (3.74%) BDD
15 17 (3.74%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 164 (36.04%) JavaScript
2 142 (31.21%) C#
3 123 (27.03%) SQL
4 101 (22.20%) Java
5 32 (7.03%) PHP
6 25 (5.49%) C++
7 24 (5.27%) T-SQL
8 23 (5.05%) PL/SQL
9 20 (4.40%) Python
10 19 (4.18%) C
11 16 (3.52%) PowerShell
12 14 (3.08%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.42%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.76%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.76%) VBScript
15 7 (1.54%) Ruby
15 7 (1.54%) VB
16 6 (1.32%) Groovy
16 6 (1.32%) XPath
17 5 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (9.01%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.81%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.96%) Degree
4 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.22%) HND
6 1 (0.22%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB
6 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.22%) MCITP
6 1 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.42%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) SLA
3 5 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.44%) SDET
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.66%) Docker
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) Kubernetes
1 3 (0.66%) logstash
Vendors
1 55 (12.09%) Oracle
2 53 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (1.98%) BMC
4 9 (1.98%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.76%) HP
5 8 (1.76%) SAP
6 7 (1.54%) IBM
7 6 (1.32%) Remedy
8 5 (1.10%) Google
8 5 (1.10%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.10%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.88%) Adobe
9 4 (0.88%) CA
9 4 (0.88%) hybris
9 4 (0.88%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.88%) Serena
9 4 (0.88%) Talend
10 3 (0.66%) Cognos
10 3 (0.66%) Dell
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