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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 334 329 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.91% 13.59% 16.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.48% 14.89% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 178 222
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£375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
2306 2209 2316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.14% 91.24% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1105 1029
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 72 89
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +3.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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 0 153 £414 +18.21% 92
Slough +1 42 £313 -3.84% 23
Bracknell +16 31 £408 +6.88% 13
Maidenhead +1 20 £325 +8.33% 7
Newbury -7 16 £350 -9.67% 15
Windsor +1 2 - - 1
Hungerford 0 1 £320 - 2
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 247 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 219 (32.16%) CSS
3 216 (31.72%) HTML
4 170 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
5 154 (22.61%) .NET
6 151 (22.17%) C#
7 146 (21.44%) SQL
8 140 (20.56%) Java
9 127 (18.65%) MVC
10 119 (17.47%) HTML5
11 117 (17.18%) jQuery
12 115 (16.89%) SQL Server
13 109 (16.01%) CSS3
14 103 (15.12%) Oracle
15 89 (13.07%) AngularJS
16 85 (12.48%) TDD
17 83 (12.19%) Web Services
18 76 (11.16%) Finance
19 64 (9.40%) XML
20 63 (9.25%) UNIX
21 62 (9.10%) ASP.NET
22 58 (8.52%) Scrum
23 57 (8.37%) Python
23 57 (8.37%) WebSphere
24 53 (7.78%) IBM
25 51 (7.49%) Microsoft
26 49 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
27 48 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
27 48 (7.05%) Ab Initio
28 46 (6.75%) Telecoms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 57 (8.37%) WebSphere
2 38 (5.58%) CMS
3 22 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 17 (2.50%) Node.js
6 15 (2.20%) Apache
7 14 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (2.06%) Commerce Server
7 14 (2.06%) Oracle Spatial
8 11 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.88%) Drupal
12 5 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.59%) WordPress
14 3 (0.44%) IIS
15 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.88%) MS Office
4 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.44%) DOC1
4 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) GIMP
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.17%) HFM
4 6 (0.88%) Magento
5 4 (0.59%) BusinessWare
6 3 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle BRM
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.29%) Pivotal CRM
8 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.15%) Unica
8 1 (0.15%) Unica Affinium
8 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.15%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.62%) SaaS
4 10 (1.47%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.44%) Heroku
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.29%) Force.com
6 2 (0.29%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) Veeva
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.52%) HTTP
2 13 (1.91%) Internet
3 12 (1.76%) Intranet
3 12 (1.76%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.17%) SSL
5 3 (0.44%) DNS
5 3 (0.44%) Wireless
5 3 (0.44%) LTE
6 2 (0.29%) SSH
6 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) IPv4
7 1 (0.15%) IPv6
7 1 (0.15%) 3G
7 1 (0.15%) MPLS
7 1 (0.15%) Telnet
7 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.15%) GPRS
7 1 (0.15%) GSM
7 1 (0.15%) UMTS
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (5.43%) DB2
5 35 (5.14%) Big Data
6 33 (4.85%) MySQL
7 32 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (4.11%) Relational Database
9 27 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
10 21 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 20 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.76%) OLTP
13 12 (1.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 11 (1.62%) QlikView
14 11 (1.62%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.47%) MongoDB
16 8 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.96%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.67%) Subversion
4 21 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 20 (2.94%) Grunt
6 19 (2.79%) TeamCity
7 18 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.20%) Selenium
9 12 (1.76%) Maven
10 11 (1.62%) NUnit
10 11 (1.62%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.62%) Xcode
10 11 (1.62%) gulp
11 9 (1.32%) JUnit
11 9 (1.32%) MSTest
12 7 (1.03%) JIRA
13 6 (0.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 6 (0.88%) Ant
13 6 (0.88%) Bower
14 5 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (11.16%) Finance
2 46 (6.75%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.41%) Retail
4 17 (2.50%) Marketing
5 6 (0.88%) Advertising
6 5 (0.73%) Spanish Language
6 5 (0.73%) Banking
7 4 (0.59%) Games
7 4 (0.59%) Electronics
8 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (32.16%) CSS
2 216 (31.72%) HTML
3 154 (22.61%) .NET
4 119 (17.47%) HTML5
5 117 (17.18%) jQuery
6 109 (16.01%) CSS3
7 89 (13.07%) AngularJS
8 83 (12.19%) Web Services
9 64 (9.40%) XML
10 62 (9.10%) ASP.NET
11 46 (6.75%) Sass
12 45 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 39 (5.73%) WCF
14 37 (5.43%) REST
15 36 (5.29%) JSON
16 35 (5.14%) Ajax
17 32 (4.70%) Spring
18 31 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (4.41%) SOAP
20 28 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.58%) User Experience
2 34 (4.99%) DataPower
3 26 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.06%) GIS
8 13 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.17%) Mobile Computing
10 8 (1.17%) W3C
11 5 (0.73%) Statistics
12 4 (0.59%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.59%) Clustering
12 4 (0.59%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.59%) CMDB
12 4 (0.59%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.59%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.25%) UNIX
2 38 (5.58%) Linux
3 29 (4.26%) Windows
4 17 (2.50%) AIX
5 16 (2.35%) Android
6 14 (2.06%) Solaris
7 12 (1.76%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.17%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.73%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.59%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (18.65%) MVC
3 85 (12.48%) TDD
4 58 (8.52%) Scrum
5 48 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (6.61%) E-Commerce
7 40 (5.87%) OO
8 38 (5.58%) Low Latency
9 31 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 30 (4.41%) Software Engineering
11 29 (4.26%) Unit Testing
11 29 (4.26%) ETL
12 24 (3.52%) SDLC
13 23 (3.38%) BDD
13 23 (3.38%) CRM
13 23 (3.38%) Migration
14 22 (3.23%) OOP
14 22 (3.23%) Data Modelling
15 21 (3.08%) Workflow
15 21 (3.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 247 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 151 (22.17%) C#
3 146 (21.44%) SQL
4 140 (20.56%) Java
5 57 (8.37%) Python
6 45 (6.61%) PHP
7 39 (5.73%) Shell Script
8 38 (5.58%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.38%) C++
10 19 (2.79%) Perl
11 15 (2.20%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.47%) VB
13 9 (1.32%) Ruby
14 8 (1.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 8 (1.17%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.17%) C
15 6 (0.88%) VBA
16 5 (0.73%) VBScript
17 3 (0.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 38 (5.58%) Security Cleared
2 20 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.64%) Degree
4 4 (0.59%) IBM Certification
4 4 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.29%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.15%) MCSD
6 1 (0.15%) PhD
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.15%) ACCA
6 1 (0.15%) CIMA
6 1 (0.15%) MBA
6 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.15%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (0.88%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.88%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.29%) Netcool
3 1 (0.15%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.15%) OVSD
3 1 (0.15%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 103 (15.12%) Oracle
2 53 (7.78%) IBM
3 51 (7.49%) Microsoft
4 48 (7.05%) Ab Initio
5 17 (2.50%) SAP
6 14 (2.06%) Adobe
7 12 (1.76%) Sybase
7 12 (1.76%) Google
8 9 (1.32%) webMethods
8 9 (1.32%) Telerik
9 8 (1.17%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.17%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.03%) Sencha
10 7 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.88%) HP
11 6 (0.88%) BMC
11 6 (0.88%) CA
12 5 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.73%) TIBCO
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