The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 336 412 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.65% 16.25% 12.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.97% 17.78% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 215 182
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
2244 2317 2653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.15% 91.40% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1018 983
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 89 84
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 155 £356 -6.25% 41
Slough -3 46 £325 - 13
Maidenhead -1 20 £300 +4.34% 1
Newbury +3 13 £388 +29.16% 7
Bracknell -4 10 £400 - 7
Windsor -3 5 £350 - 4
Wokingham +2 3 £370 +12.97% 3
Ascot - 3 £325 -
Hungerford 0 1 - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 256 (36.42%) JavaScript
2 252 (35.85%) HTML
3 224 (31.86%) CSS
4 219 (31.15%) .NET
5 205 (29.16%) C#
6 153 (21.76%) SQL
7 147 (20.91%) SQL Server
8 140 (19.91%) jQuery
9 134 (19.06%) HTML5
10 130 (18.49%) MVC
11 125 (17.78%) Java
12 122 (17.35%) ASP.NET
13 111 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 102 (14.51%) XML
15 96 (13.66%) CSS3
16 89 (12.66%) Windows
17 86 (12.23%) OO
17 86 (12.23%) Microsoft
18 80 (11.38%) Web Services
19 56 (7.97%) Spring
19 56 (7.97%) Ajax
20 55 (7.82%) TDD
21 54 (7.68%) Scrum
21 54 (7.68%) .NET Framework
22 52 (7.40%) Web Development
22 52 (7.40%) Security Cleared
23 50 (7.11%) T-SQL
24 49 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
25 48 (6.83%) RESTful
25 48 (6.83%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 46 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 43 (6.12%) CMS
3 27 (3.84%) SharePoint Server
4 21 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 19 (2.70%) IIS
6 17 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (2.28%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.42%) Node.js
8 10 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.28%) Apache
9 9 (1.28%) WordPress
9 9 (1.28%) Liferay
10 8 (1.14%) Confluence
11 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.71%) Drupal
12 5 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.57%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 32 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.70%) MS Office
3 19 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Simulink
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) DOC1
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Blender
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.57%) Magento
2 4 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.43%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.28%) Pivotal CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.14%) Agresso
5 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.14%) Force.com
3 6 (0.85%) GitHub
4 5 (0.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.57%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.98%) HTTP
2 17 (2.42%) LDAP
3 16 (2.28%) Internet
4 6 (0.85%) IPv4
4 6 (0.85%) IPv6
5 5 (0.71%) FTP
5 5 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.43%) DNS
6 3 (0.43%) VPN
6 3 (0.43%) Wireless
7 2 (0.28%) SSH
7 2 (0.28%) Intranet
7 2 (0.28%) MPLS
7 2 (0.28%) SMTP
7 2 (0.28%) GPRS
7 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.14%) SDH
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
8 1 (0.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (6.40%) MySQL
4 39 (5.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (4.55%) QlikView
7 29 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (3.41%) OLAP
9 22 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (2.56%) DTS
12 16 (2.28%) Relational Database
12 16 (2.28%) DB2
13 14 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (1.85%) IDOL
15 12 (1.71%) MongoDB
16 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database
16 10 (1.42%) DataStage
17 8 (1.14%) NoSQL
18 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (6.26%) Visual Studio
2 38 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.41%) Subversion
4 26 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 23 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (2.84%) Grunt
7 18 (2.56%) JIRA
8 16 (2.28%) JUnit
9 13 (1.85%) Jasmine
10 12 (1.71%) GDB
11 11 (1.56%) Maven
11 11 (1.56%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.42%) Selenium
13 9 (1.28%) QUnit
14 7 (1.00%) Ant
14 7 (1.00%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.71%) Firebug
15 5 (0.71%) Hudson
16 4 (0.57%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (6.54%) Finance
2 27 (3.84%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.56%) Marketing
4 17 (2.42%) Publishing
5 13 (1.85%) Retail
6 8 (1.14%) Banking
7 7 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 5 (0.71%) Billing
9 4 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.28%) German Language
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) Games
10 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (35.85%) HTML
2 224 (31.86%) CSS
3 219 (31.15%) .NET
4 140 (19.91%) jQuery
5 134 (19.06%) HTML5
6 122 (17.35%) ASP.NET
7 102 (14.51%) XML
8 96 (13.66%) CSS3
9 80 (11.38%) Web Services
10 56 (7.97%) Spring
10 56 (7.97%) Ajax
11 54 (7.68%) .NET Framework
12 48 (6.83%) RESTful
13 47 (6.69%) WCF
14 45 (6.40%) AngularJS
15 41 (5.83%) SOAP
16 40 (5.69%) JSON
17 39 (5.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 36 (5.12%) Backbone.js
19 35 (4.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.55%) Mobile App
2 37 (5.26%) Open Source
3 23 (3.27%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.85%) iPad
5 11 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.28%) iPhone
7 7 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.85%) W3C
8 6 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.71%) Physics
9 5 (0.71%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.57%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.57%) Wiki
10 4 (0.57%) GIS
10 4 (0.57%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.43%) DTV
11 3 (0.43%) NHS
11 3 (0.43%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.66%) Windows
2 46 (6.54%) Linux
3 44 (6.26%) UNIX
4 31 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.70%) Android
6 23 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.56%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.57%) Solaris
10 3 (0.43%) AIX
10 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.28%) Debian
11 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.14%) SUSE
12 1 (0.14%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (18.49%) MVC
2 111 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (12.23%) OO
4 55 (7.82%) TDD
5 54 (7.68%) Scrum
6 52 (7.40%) Web Development
7 45 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (5.69%) E-Commerce
8 40 (5.69%) Unit Testing
9 36 (5.12%) ETL
10 31 (4.41%) CRM
11 30 (4.27%) SOA
11 30 (4.27%) Workflow
12 28 (3.98%) Migration
12 28 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (3.56%) iOS Development
14 22 (3.13%) User Stories
14 22 (3.13%) BDD
15 21 (2.99%) Software Engineering
16 20 (2.84%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 256 (36.42%) JavaScript
2 205 (29.16%) C#
3 153 (21.76%) SQL
4 125 (17.78%) Java
5 50 (7.11%) T-SQL
6 48 (6.83%) PHP
7 24 (3.41%) C
8 22 (3.13%) C++
9 14 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 12 (1.71%) Scala
10 12 (1.71%) Groovy
11 11 (1.56%) Python
11 11 (1.56%) Apex Code
12 10 (1.42%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.42%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.28%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.00%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.85%) ABAP
15 6 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (7.40%) Security Cleared
2 43 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 31 (4.41%) Degree
4 8 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) ACCA
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.85%) QA
2 12 (1.71%) SLA
3 7 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 86 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.69%) Oracle
3 24 (3.41%) IBM
4 23 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (3.13%) SAP
6 13 (1.85%) Cisco
6 13 (1.85%) Informatica
6 13 (1.85%) Meridio
7 12 (1.71%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.42%) Twitter
9 9 (1.28%) hybris
9 9 (1.28%) Sencha
10 7 (1.00%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.00%) Zend
10 7 (1.00%) Yahoo!
11 6 (0.85%) Google
11 6 (0.85%) Cognos
12 5 (0.71%) Siebel
13 4 (0.57%) Alterian
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