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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 230 286 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.66% 11.88% 13.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 12.81% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 190 182
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.65% -10.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
2202 2232 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 92.73% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1118 1097
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 92 56
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +1 106 £400 +6.66% 39
Slough +1 18 £375 +7.14% 11
Bracknell -9 12 £424 +5.93% 1
Newbury -4 10 £339 -3.21% 7
Maidenhead -11 4 £425 +30.76% 11
Wokingham -3 2 £400 +23.07% 8
Windsor +3 1 £300 - 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 171 (36.31%) JavaScript
2 141 (29.94%) HTML
3 130 (27.60%) C#
4 129 (27.39%) .NET
5 126 (26.75%) SQL
6 124 (26.33%) CSS
7 123 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (23.99%) Java
9 81 (17.20%) MVC
10 72 (15.29%) Web Services
11 71 (15.07%) SQL Server
12 61 (12.95%) TDD
13 58 (12.31%) Microsoft
13 58 (12.31%) AngularJS
14 55 (11.68%) Web Development
14 55 (11.68%) jQuery
15 54 (11.46%) ASP.NET
16 53 (11.25%) REST
17 51 (10.83%) Python
17 51 (10.83%) HTML5
18 50 (10.62%) Oracle
18 50 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
19 48 (10.19%) Linux
20 45 (9.55%) Scrum
21 43 (9.13%) CRM
22 42 (8.92%) XML
23 41 (8.70%) Windows
24 38 (8.07%) CSS3
24 38 (8.07%) User Experience
25 37 (7.86%) Security Cleared

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 28 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.46%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (4.03%) CMS
4 15 (3.18%) JBoss
5 10 (2.12%) Confluence
6 7 (1.49%) Apache
6 7 (1.49%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.27%) WordPress
8 5 (1.06%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.06%) IIS
8 5 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.85%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.64%) Drupal
10 3 (0.64%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.64%) SAS
10 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.70%) MS Office
3 5 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.42%) GIMP
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 32 (6.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.85%) Magento
4 3 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CCM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.70%) Office 365
3 6 (1.27%) PaaS
4 5 (1.06%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.64%) Boomi
6 3 (0.64%) SaaS
6 3 (0.64%) Scribe Online
7 2 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (0.42%) GitHub
7 2 (0.42%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.21%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.21%) Force.com
8 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.61%) Internet
2 14 (2.97%) HTTP
3 8 (1.70%) SSL
4 7 (1.49%) CTI
5 3 (0.64%) DVB
5 3 (0.64%) H.323
5 3 (0.64%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.64%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.64%) Telepresence
5 3 (0.64%) UPnP
6 2 (0.42%) DNS
6 2 (0.42%) FTP
6 2 (0.42%) SNMP
6 2 (0.42%) SSH
6 2 (0.42%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.21%) LDAP
7 1 (0.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (4.25%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.82%) Oracle Database
7 17 (3.61%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.40%) Power BI
9 15 (3.18%) Big Data
9 15 (3.18%) MySQL
10 13 (2.76%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.12%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.91%) QlikView
13 8 (1.70%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 33 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 22 (4.67%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.82%) Jenkins
5 16 (3.40%) Eclipse
6 14 (2.97%) JIRA
7 10 (2.12%) Subversion
8 8 (1.70%) Maven
9 7 (1.49%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.49%) JUnit
10 6 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (1.06%) Grunt
11 5 (1.06%) Selenium
11 5 (1.06%) Xcode
12 4 (0.85%) Ant
12 4 (0.85%) gulp
12 4 (0.85%) Hudson
12 4 (0.85%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (7.01%) Telecoms
2 32 (6.79%) Finance
3 11 (2.34%) Marketing
3 11 (2.34%) Retail
4 6 (1.27%) Electronics
4 6 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.27%) Publishing
5 4 (0.85%) Advertising
5 4 (0.85%) Local Government
5 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.64%) Banking
6 3 (0.64%) French Language
6 3 (0.64%) Games
6 3 (0.64%) German Language
6 3 (0.64%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.64%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.42%) Automotive
7 2 (0.42%) Front Office
8 1 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (29.94%) HTML
2 129 (27.39%) .NET
3 124 (26.33%) CSS
4 72 (15.29%) Web Services
5 58 (12.31%) AngularJS
6 55 (11.68%) jQuery
7 54 (11.46%) ASP.NET
8 53 (11.25%) REST
9 51 (10.83%) HTML5
10 42 (8.92%) XML
11 38 (8.07%) CSS3
12 31 (6.58%) Spring
13 25 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (5.31%) JSON
13 25 (5.31%) RESTful
14 23 (4.88%) .NET Framework
14 23 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (4.46%) J2EE
15 21 (4.46%) WCF
16 20 (4.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.07%) User Experience
2 22 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.40%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.34%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.27%) W3C
7 5 (1.06%) Animation
7 5 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.06%) Smart Energy
8 4 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.85%) iPad
9 3 (0.64%) CMDB
9 3 (0.64%) DataPower
9 3 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.64%) STB
10 2 (0.42%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.19%) Linux
2 41 (8.70%) Windows
3 16 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.34%) Unix
5 9 (1.91%) Android
6 8 (1.70%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (17.20%) MVC
3 61 (12.95%) TDD
4 55 (11.68%) Web Development
5 50 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (9.55%) Scrum
7 43 (9.13%) CRM
8 32 (6.79%) Front End Development
9 31 (6.58%) Unit Testing
10 27 (5.73%) ETL
11 24 (5.10%) Software Engineering
12 23 (4.88%) E-Commerce
12 23 (4.88%) OO
13 20 (4.25%) Data Modelling
13 20 (4.25%) Data Protection
14 19 (4.03%) Workflow
15 18 (3.82%) SDLC
16 15 (3.18%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (3.18%) OOP
16 15 (3.18%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 171 (36.31%) JavaScript
2 130 (27.60%) C#
3 126 (26.75%) SQL
4 113 (23.99%) Java
5 51 (10.83%) Python
6 31 (6.58%) PHP
7 27 (5.73%) C++
8 25 (5.31%) T-SQL
9 22 (4.67%) PL/SQL
10 15 (3.18%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.76%) C
12 11 (2.34%) Apex Code
12 11 (2.34%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.12%) Ruby
14 8 (1.70%) R
15 7 (1.49%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.49%) XAML
16 6 (1.27%) Embedded C
16 6 (1.27%) VB
17 5 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (7.86%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.67%) Degree
4 5 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.42%) MCSD
6 2 (0.42%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) HND
7 1 (0.21%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MCITP
7 1 (0.21%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.12%) QA
2 7 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.64%) FedRAMP
5 2 (0.42%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.64%) Docker
3 1 (0.21%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 3 (0.64%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.42%) logstash
3 1 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.62%) Oracle
3 17 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.12%) IBM
4 10 (2.12%) Remedy
5 8 (1.70%) BMC
5 8 (1.70%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.27%) Ab Initio
6 6 (1.27%) HP
6 6 (1.27%) SAP
6 6 (1.27%) Talend
6 6 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.06%) Cognos
7 5 (1.06%) hybris
8 4 (0.85%) Adobe
8 4 (0.85%) CA
8 4 (0.85%) Infragistics
8 4 (0.85%) Serena
8 4 (0.85%) VMware
9 3 (0.64%) ATG
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