The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 343 398 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.89% 16.41% 12.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.48% 18.03% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 199 206
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2216 2208 2804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.72% 91.01% 88.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 951 1035
Average daily rate £363 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 84 103
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Developer
South East

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 148 £350 -12.50% 56
Slough -2 39 £325 +15.04% 21
Maidenhead -2 20 £350 +16.66% 10
Newbury -2 13 £288 +15.00% 17
Bracknell 0 12 £450 +5.88% 6
Windsor 0 5 £350 -36.36% 5
Wokingham +2 4 £370 - 12
Thatcham - - - - 1
Ascot - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 257 (36.10%) JavaScript
2 252 (35.39%) HTML
3 225 (31.60%) CSS
4 197 (27.67%) .NET
5 189 (26.54%) C#
6 161 (22.61%) SQL
7 147 (20.65%) jQuery
8 140 (19.66%) SQL Server
9 135 (18.96%) HTML5
10 129 (18.12%) Java
11 120 (16.85%) ASP.NET
12 118 (16.57%) MVC
13 112 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (14.33%) CSS3
15 96 (13.48%) XML
16 84 (11.80%) OO
17 81 (11.38%) Microsoft
18 78 (10.96%) Web Services
19 76 (10.67%) Windows
20 62 (8.71%) Finance
21 61 (8.57%) Ajax
22 59 (8.29%) Spring
23 58 (8.15%) T-SQL
23 58 (8.15%) TDD
24 54 (7.58%) Scrum
24 54 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
25 53 (7.44%) Web Development
26 51 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 51 (7.16%) RESTful
27 50 (7.02%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 43 (6.04%) CMS
3 26 (3.65%) WebSphere
4 23 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
5 17 (2.39%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.25%) IIS
7 14 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (1.54%) Drupal
8 11 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (1.54%) Node.js
9 9 (1.26%) Apache
10 8 (1.12%) Confluence
10 8 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.98%) Liferay
12 6 (0.84%) Alfresco
12 6 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.56%) WordPress
13 4 (0.56%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 33 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.65%) MS Office
3 21 (2.95%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) Blender
7 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.14%) DOC1
7 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.42%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.42%) Magento
3 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.28%) Retail-J
4 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.14%) Agresso
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.98%) Force.com
3 4 (0.56%) SaaS
4 3 (0.42%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.23%) HTTP
2 15 (2.11%) LDAP
3 10 (1.40%) Internet
4 6 (0.84%) IPv4
4 6 (0.84%) IPv6
5 5 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.42%) DNS
6 3 (0.42%) Extranet
6 3 (0.42%) Wireless
7 2 (0.28%) Intranet
7 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.28%) VPN
7 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 2 (0.28%) MPLS
8 1 (0.14%) Broadband
8 1 (0.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.14%) SDH
8 1 (0.14%) SMS
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
8 1 (0.14%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (19.66%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (6.32%) MySQL
5 36 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (3.65%) QlikView
9 23 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (3.09%) OLAP
11 19 (2.67%) DB2
12 16 (2.25%) DTS
13 15 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.83%) Relational Database
15 12 (1.69%) IDOL
16 9 (1.26%) MongoDB
16 9 (1.26%) NoSQL
17 8 (1.12%) DataStage
18 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 7 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 46 (6.46%) Visual Studio
2 35 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 27 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (3.79%) Subversion
4 22 (3.09%) Eclipse
5 17 (2.39%) Grunt
6 16 (2.25%) JIRA
7 14 (1.97%) Maven
7 14 (1.97%) JUnit
7 14 (1.97%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.83%) Selenium
9 12 (1.69%) GDB
9 12 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.12%) QUnit
11 7 (0.98%) Mercurial
11 7 (0.98%) Ant
12 5 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (0.70%) Firebug
12 5 (0.70%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.70%) Behat
General
1 62 (8.71%) Finance
2 29 (4.07%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.53%) Retail
4 15 (2.11%) Marketing
4 15 (2.11%) Publishing
5 10 (1.40%) Banking
5 10 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.84%) Billing
7 5 (0.70%) Electronics
8 4 (0.56%) Advertising
8 4 (0.56%) Games
9 3 (0.42%) Legal
10 2 (0.28%) German Language
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) Law
10 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (35.39%) HTML
2 225 (31.60%) CSS
3 197 (27.67%) .NET
4 147 (20.65%) jQuery
5 135 (18.96%) HTML5
6 120 (16.85%) ASP.NET
7 102 (14.33%) CSS3
8 96 (13.48%) XML
9 78 (10.96%) Web Services
10 61 (8.57%) Ajax
11 59 (8.29%) Spring
12 51 (7.16%) RESTful
13 45 (6.32%) .NET Framework
13 45 (6.32%) JSON
14 42 (5.90%) SOAP
14 42 (5.90%) WCF
14 42 (5.90%) AngularJS
15 38 (5.34%) Backbone.js
16 37 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (4.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.90%) Mobile App
2 35 (4.92%) Open Source
3 20 (2.81%) Computer Science
4 14 (1.97%) Digital Media
5 13 (1.83%) iPad
6 9 (1.26%) iPhone
7 6 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.84%) W3C
7 6 (0.84%) Blackberry
8 5 (0.70%) Physics
8 5 (0.70%) Graphic Design
8 5 (0.70%) DataPower
9 4 (0.56%) Wiki
9 4 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.56%) GIS
10 3 (0.42%) DTV
10 3 (0.42%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.42%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.67%) Windows
2 49 (6.88%) UNIX
3 42 (5.90%) Linux
4 33 (4.63%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.93%) Android
6 20 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.98%) AIX
9 6 (0.84%) Solaris
9 6 (0.84%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.56%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.14%) SUSE
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (16.57%) MVC
2 112 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (11.80%) OO
4 58 (8.15%) TDD
5 54 (7.58%) Scrum
6 53 (7.44%) Web Development
7 46 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (5.90%) E-Commerce
9 37 (5.20%) ETL
9 37 (5.20%) Unit Testing
10 32 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (4.21%) Migration
12 28 (3.93%) Workflow
12 28 (3.93%) SOA
12 28 (3.93%) BDD
13 26 (3.65%) iOS Development
13 26 (3.65%) CRM
14 23 (3.23%) Software Engineering
15 21 (2.95%) OOP
15 21 (2.95%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 257 (36.10%) JavaScript
2 189 (26.54%) C#
3 161 (22.61%) SQL
4 129 (18.12%) Java
5 58 (8.15%) T-SQL
6 49 (6.88%) PHP
7 26 (3.65%) C
8 19 (2.67%) C++
9 15 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.69%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.54%) Groovy
12 10 (1.40%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.40%) Apex Code
13 9 (1.26%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.26%) PHP5
13 9 (1.26%) Scala
14 8 (1.12%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.12%) Python
15 7 (0.98%) VB
15 7 (0.98%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 41 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 33 (4.63%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.79%) Degree
4 8 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) ISEB
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.14%) ACCA
5 1 (0.14%) CIMA
5 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.54%) SLA
2 10 (1.40%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.26%) QA
4 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.28%) Netcool
2 2 (0.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (0.28%) SCCM
2 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.14%) Ionix
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.14%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 81 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.76%) Oracle
3 29 (4.07%) IBM
4 22 (3.09%) SAP
4 22 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.25%) Sencha
6 15 (2.11%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.83%) Twitter
7 13 (1.83%) Cisco
8 12 (1.69%) Meridio
9 10 (1.40%) Yahoo!
9 10 (1.40%) Informatica
10 9 (1.26%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.26%) hybris
10 9 (1.26%) Zend
11 8 (1.12%) Google
12 6 (0.84%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.70%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.70%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.70%) Siebel
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