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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 301 313 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.52% 12.89% 13.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.72% 14.22% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 203 206
Median daily rate £410 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
1800 2201 2391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.78% 90.61% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1126 1202
Median daily rate £413 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 116 53
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 0 143 £413 +3.12% 36
Slough +1 29 £413 +7.14% 14
Bracknell +2 24 £450 +44.00% 12
Maidenhead -1 15 £325 -22.38% 5
Newbury -2 13 £388 +10.71% 23
Wokingham -5 5 £325 -7.14% 7
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 219 (37.82%) JavaScript
2 198 (34.20%) HTML
3 197 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (31.61%) CSS
5 154 (26.60%) .NET
6 148 (25.56%) SQL
6 148 (25.56%) C#
7 129 (22.28%) Java
8 124 (21.42%) AngularJS
9 107 (18.48%) SQL Server
10 96 (16.58%) Front End Development
11 92 (15.89%) TDD
12 83 (14.34%) HTML5
13 82 (14.16%) Scrum
14 81 (13.99%) Web Development
15 76 (13.13%) MVC
15 76 (13.13%) CSS3
16 75 (12.95%) Oracle
17 69 (11.92%) Web Services
18 64 (11.05%) Microsoft
18 64 (11.05%) jQuery
19 63 (10.88%) XML
20 60 (10.36%) Python
21 59 (10.19%) Git (software)
22 53 (9.15%) Security Cleared
23 52 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
24 49 (8.46%) Linux
25 47 (8.12%) Finance
26 45 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
26 45 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 27 (4.66%) BizTalk Server
2 24 (4.15%) CMS
3 19 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.59%) Apache
5 12 (2.07%) Confluence
6 10 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.38%) WordPress
8 7 (1.21%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.86%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.86%) Drupal
10 5 (0.86%) JBoss
10 5 (0.86%) Liferay
11 4 (0.69%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.69%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.52%) GIMP
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.17%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.86%) HFM
5 4 (0.69%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.35%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.35%) SessionCam
6 2 (0.35%) Sonata
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Exstream
7 1 (0.17%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.07%) GitHub
4 10 (1.73%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (1.04%) IaaS
5 6 (1.04%) PaaS
5 6 (1.04%) SaaS
6 4 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.69%) Office 365
7 2 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) Force.com
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.84%) HTTP
2 13 (2.25%) SSH
3 11 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.73%) ICMP
5 6 (1.04%) Internet
5 6 (1.04%) LDAP
6 5 (0.86%) AMQP
7 4 (0.69%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.35%) FTP
8 2 (0.35%) RTP
8 2 (0.35%) SNMP
8 2 (0.35%) VoIP
9 1 (0.17%) DSL
9 1 (0.17%) Extranet
9 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.17%) Intranet
9 1 (0.17%) Network Security
9 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.17%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (4.66%) Relational Database
5 26 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (4.32%) MySQL
7 18 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.76%) RDBMS
9 15 (2.59%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.42%) MongoDB
11 13 (2.25%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (2.07%) MS Access
13 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 5 (0.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 59 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.39%) Jenkins
3 30 (5.18%) Visual Studio
4 27 (4.66%) Maven
5 26 (4.49%) JIRA
6 25 (4.32%) Subversion
7 18 (3.11%) Gradle
8 17 (2.94%) JUnit
9 16 (2.76%) Eclipse
9 16 (2.76%) Selenium
10 14 (2.42%) Bitbucket
10 14 (2.42%) Gatling
11 13 (2.25%) Jasmine
12 12 (2.07%) Axure RP
12 12 (2.07%) gulp
12 12 (2.07%) WebDriver
13 11 (1.90%) Ant
13 11 (1.90%) JMeter
13 11 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.73%) eggPlant
General
1 47 (8.12%) Finance
2 19 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.42%) Retail
4 13 (2.25%) Marketing
5 6 (1.04%) Advertising
6 5 (0.86%) French Language
6 5 (0.86%) German Language
6 5 (0.86%) Italian Language
6 5 (0.86%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.69%) Games
7 4 (0.69%) Legal
8 3 (0.52%) Banking
8 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (34.20%) HTML
2 183 (31.61%) CSS
3 154 (26.60%) .NET
4 124 (21.42%) AngularJS
5 83 (14.34%) HTML5
6 76 (13.13%) CSS3
7 69 (11.92%) Web Services
8 64 (11.05%) jQuery
9 63 (10.88%) XML
10 45 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 43 (7.43%) JSON
11 43 (7.43%) Sass
12 39 (6.74%) ASP.NET
12 39 (6.74%) REST
13 35 (6.04%) Node.js
14 33 (5.70%) RESTful
15 31 (5.35%) Spring
16 23 (3.97%) LESS
17 20 (3.45%) Django
17 20 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.01%) User Experience
2 25 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 12 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.73%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 5 (0.86%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.69%) Statistics
10 3 (0.52%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.52%) FMCG
10 3 (0.52%) Replication
11 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.35%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.35%) Ontologies
11 2 (0.35%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.35%) Smart Energy
11 2 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.46%) Linux
2 29 (5.01%) Windows
3 26 (4.49%) Unix
4 24 (4.15%) Android
5 15 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.42%) Debian
6 14 (2.42%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.25%) CentOS
8 10 (1.73%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.04%) Solaris
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (16.58%) Front End Development
3 92 (15.89%) TDD
4 82 (14.16%) Scrum
5 81 (13.99%) Web Development
6 76 (13.13%) MVC
7 52 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (7.25%) OO
10 40 (6.91%) DevOps
11 34 (5.87%) Unit Testing
12 33 (5.70%) OOP
12 33 (5.70%) Open Source
13 32 (5.53%) E-Commerce
14 31 (5.35%) ETL
15 30 (5.18%) BDD
16 28 (4.84%) Data Protection
17 27 (4.66%) CRM
18 24 (4.15%) Kanban
18 24 (4.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 219 (37.82%) JavaScript
2 148 (25.56%) C#
2 148 (25.56%) SQL
3 129 (22.28%) Java
4 60 (10.36%) Python
5 40 (6.91%) PHP
6 38 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 28 (4.84%) C++
8 23 (3.97%) Groovy
9 22 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.63%) Bash Shell
10 21 (3.63%) Ruby
11 20 (3.45%) C
12 16 (2.76%) Apex Code
13 15 (2.59%) Scala
14 12 (2.07%) VB
15 9 (1.55%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.38%) Go
17 7 (1.21%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (9.15%) Security Cleared
2 42 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.15%) Degree
4 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.69%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.52%) MCITP
6 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.59%) QA
2 8 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) IFRS
4 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) SDET
4 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (4.32%) Docker
2 3 (0.52%) HDFS
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (2.42%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.25%) SELinux
3 12 (2.07%) Ansible
4 3 (0.52%) Oozie
4 3 (0.52%) WMI
5 2 (0.35%) logstash
6 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 75 (12.95%) Oracle
2 64 (11.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (2.76%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.59%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.90%) Citrix
7 10 (1.73%) Cognos
8 9 (1.55%) SAP
9 8 (1.38%) Adobe
9 8 (1.38%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.38%) Splunk
10 6 (1.04%) IBM
10 6 (1.04%) Tableau
11 5 (0.86%) GigaSpaces
11 5 (0.86%) Google
11 5 (0.86%) HP
11 5 (0.86%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.69%) Ab Initio
12 4 (0.69%) CA
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