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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 313 329 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.58% 13.19% 13.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.77% 14.33% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 201 235
Median daily rate £400 £376 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £25.75 £44.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
1866 2296 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.88% 92.02% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 1192 1294
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 143 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 0 136 £400 - 34
Slough +1 34 £325 -13.33% 7
Bracknell 0 30 £413 +37.50% 13
Maidenhead +10 11 £325 -23.52% 5
Newbury -4 11 £325 -7.14% 7
Wokingham -3 7 £370 +8.82% 6
Hungerford - 1 £340 - 3
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 222 (40.22%) JavaScript
2 212 (38.41%) HTML
3 190 (34.42%) CSS
4 175 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
5 142 (25.72%) C#
6 128 (23.19%) .NET
6 128 (23.19%) AngularJS
7 125 (22.64%) SQL
8 123 (22.28%) Java
9 96 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 94 (17.03%) MVC
11 93 (16.85%) HTML5
12 86 (15.58%) TDD
13 85 (15.40%) Front End Development
14 82 (14.86%) Web Development
15 81 (14.67%) CSS3
16 74 (13.41%) Scrum
17 64 (11.59%) jQuery
18 62 (11.23%) Oracle
19 61 (11.05%) Web Services
19 61 (11.05%) Microsoft
20 55 (9.96%) XML
21 52 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
22 50 (9.06%) Git (software)
23 48 (8.70%) Python
24 46 (8.33%) ASP.NET
25 45 (8.15%) Sass
26 44 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 42 (7.61%) JSON
28 41 (7.43%) 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 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (4.35%) CMS
3 19 (3.44%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.44%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.08%) Apache
5 12 (2.17%) Confluence
6 11 (1.99%) WordPress
7 9 (1.63%) JBoss
8 7 (1.27%) Drupal
9 6 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.91%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.91%) Liferay
11 4 (0.72%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.72%) IIS
11 4 (0.72%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.72%) SAS
11 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.54%) GIMP
5 2 (0.36%) MS Office
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.36%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.36%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.18%) Exstream
7 1 (0.18%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.18%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.54%) GitHub
4 10 (1.81%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (0.91%) Office 365
6 4 (0.72%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.54%) IaaS
7 3 (0.54%) PaaS
8 2 (0.36%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.36%) Force.com
8 2 (0.36%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.36%) SaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.18%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.72%) HTTP
2 10 (1.81%) Internet
3 5 (0.91%) AMQP
4 3 (0.54%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.54%) SSH
4 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.36%) FTP
5 2 (0.36%) ICMP
5 2 (0.36%) LDAP
5 2 (0.36%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.36%) RTP
5 2 (0.36%) SNMP
5 2 (0.36%) VoIP
6 1 (0.18%) DSL
6 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.18%) Network Security
6 1 (0.18%) SMS
6 1 (0.18%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.18%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (4.71%) MySQL
4 26 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 15 (2.72%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.54%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (1.81%) MS Access
11 9 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (1.09%) QlikView
14 5 (0.91%) GIS
14 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (9.06%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 26 (4.71%) JIRA
4 24 (4.35%) Subversion
5 22 (3.99%) Maven
6 20 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 18 (3.26%) Visual Studio
8 15 (2.72%) JUnit
9 14 (2.54%) Gatling
9 14 (2.54%) Grunt
9 14 (2.54%) gulp
10 13 (2.36%) Gradle
10 13 (2.36%) Jasmine
11 11 (1.99%) Selenium
12 9 (1.63%) Axure RP
13 8 (1.45%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.45%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.27%) WebDriver
15 6 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (7.25%) Finance
2 20 (3.62%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.26%) Marketing
4 13 (2.36%) Retail
5 9 (1.63%) Advertising
6 6 (1.09%) Games
6 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.91%) French Language
7 5 (0.91%) German Language
7 5 (0.91%) Italian Language
7 5 (0.91%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.72%) Electronics
8 4 (0.72%) Legal
9 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (38.41%) HTML
2 190 (34.42%) CSS
3 128 (23.19%) .NET
3 128 (23.19%) AngularJS
4 93 (16.85%) HTML5
5 81 (14.67%) CSS3
6 64 (11.59%) jQuery
7 61 (11.05%) Web Services
8 55 (9.96%) XML
9 46 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 45 (8.15%) Sass
11 44 (7.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (7.61%) JSON
13 39 (7.07%) Node.js
14 38 (6.88%) REST
15 37 (6.70%) Spring
16 31 (5.62%) RESTful
17 24 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (4.35%) LESS
18 23 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.25%) User Experience
2 25 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 5 (0.91%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.72%) FMCG
9 3 (0.54%) CMDB
9 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.54%) Replication
9 3 (0.54%) Statistics
10 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.36%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.36%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.36%) NHS
10 2 (0.36%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.88%) Linux
2 27 (4.89%) Android
3 24 (4.35%) Windows
4 18 (3.26%) Unix
5 13 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.09%) Solaris
7 5 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.72%) Debian
8 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.54%) CentOS
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (31.70%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.03%) MVC
3 86 (15.58%) TDD
4 85 (15.40%) Front End Development
5 82 (14.86%) Web Development
6 74 (13.41%) Scrum
7 52 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (7.25%) OO
9 37 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (6.70%) Data Protection
10 34 (6.16%) E-Commerce
11 32 (5.80%) DevOps
12 26 (4.71%) Kanban
12 26 (4.71%) OOP
13 25 (4.53%) ETL
13 25 (4.53%) Open Source
14 24 (4.35%) BDD
14 24 (4.35%) Pair Programming
14 24 (4.35%) Unit Testing
15 22 (3.99%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 222 (40.22%) JavaScript
2 142 (25.72%) C#
3 125 (22.64%) SQL
4 123 (22.28%) Java
5 48 (8.70%) Python
6 41 (7.43%) PHP
7 31 (5.62%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.71%) C++
9 22 (3.99%) C
10 19 (3.44%) PL/SQL
11 18 (3.26%) Groovy
12 17 (3.08%) Ruby
13 12 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.17%) Scala
14 10 (1.81%) Apex Code
15 8 (1.45%) Go
15 8 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.45%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.45%) VB
15 8 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (5.98%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.35%) Degree
3 22 (3.99%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.54%) MCITP
6 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) HND
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.17%) QA
2 7 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) SDET
4 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (4.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (2.72%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.72%) Ansible
3 3 (0.54%) SELinux
3 3 (0.54%) WMI
4 2 (0.36%) logstash
5 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 62 (11.23%) Oracle
2 61 (11.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.08%) Xamarin
4 14 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.99%) Cognos
6 10 (1.81%) Citrix
7 8 (1.45%) Adobe
7 8 (1.45%) IBM
8 7 (1.27%) Google
9 6 (1.09%) SAP
10 5 (0.91%) GigaSpaces
10 5 (0.91%) HP
10 5 (0.91%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.91%) Tableau
11 4 (0.72%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.54%) BMC
12 3 (0.54%) CA
12 3 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.54%) Splunk
12 3 (0.54%) Zend
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