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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 325 412 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.26% 16.06% 12.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.60% 17.54% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 244 172
Average daily rate
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£370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £234 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 10
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
2226 2349 2798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.82% 91.54% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 1071 1015
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 86 85
Average hourly rate £17.29 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £36.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 149 £375 - 45
Slough -2 56 £330 +0.38% 18
Maidenhead 0 18 £313 +8.69% 6
Newbury -3 12 £406 +88.95% 12
Bracknell -5 9 £344 -8.33% 4
Windsor -1 5 £350 +13.82% 8
Ascot - 3 £325 -
Wokingham +2 2 £370 +13.40% 3
Hungerford 0 2 - - 7
Thatcham - - - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 236 (34.96%) JavaScript
2 221 (32.74%) HTML
3 214 (31.70%) .NET
4 201 (29.78%) C#
5 200 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 197 (29.19%) CSS
7 145 (21.48%) SQL
8 140 (20.74%) SQL Server
9 134 (19.85%) MVC
10 122 (18.07%) Java
11 120 (17.78%) ASP.NET
12 116 (17.19%) HTML5
13 113 (16.74%) jQuery
14 94 (13.93%) XML
15 87 (12.89%) Microsoft
16 85 (12.59%) OO
17 83 (12.30%) CSS3
18 81 (12.00%) Windows
19 75 (11.11%) Web Services
20 56 (8.30%) Oracle
21 55 (8.15%) Linux
21 55 (8.15%) Scrum
22 52 (7.70%) TDD
22 52 (7.70%) Spring
23 51 (7.56%) .NET Framework
23 51 (7.56%) AngularJS
24 49 (7.26%) Security Cleared
24 49 (7.26%) UNIX
25 48 (7.11%) WCF
26 47 (6.96%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 42 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 40 (5.93%) CMS
3 25 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
4 21 (3.11%) WebSphere
4 21 (3.11%) IIS
5 17 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 15 (2.22%) Liferay
8 11 (1.63%) Apache
8 11 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.19%) WordPress
10 7 (1.04%) Confluence
10 7 (1.04%) Node.js
11 5 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.74%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.74%) Drupal
11 5 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.59%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.59%) TIBCO EMS
12 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.11%) MS Office
3 16 (2.37%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.59%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Blender
6 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) Simulink
6 1 (0.15%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 21 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.30%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.30%) Misys Midas
4 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.30%) Pivotal CRM
4 2 (0.30%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Agresso
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.33%) PaaS
3 7 (1.04%) Force.com
4 6 (0.89%) GitHub
5 5 (0.74%) SaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.00%) HTTP
2 19 (2.81%) Internet
3 14 (2.07%) LDAP
4 6 (0.89%) IPv4
4 6 (0.89%) IPv6
5 5 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.74%) FTP
6 3 (0.44%) DNS
6 3 (0.44%) Wireless
7 2 (0.30%) SSH
7 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.30%) Intranet
7 2 (0.30%) SMTP
7 2 (0.30%) VPN
7 2 (0.30%) GPRS
8 1 (0.15%) LAN
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
8 1 (0.15%) Broadband
8 1 (0.15%) RTSP
8 1 (0.15%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (5.78%) MySQL
4 34 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (3.85%) QlikView
8 20 (2.96%) OLAP
9 17 (2.52%) DB2
9 17 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (2.37%) Relational Database
11 15 (2.22%) DTS
12 12 (1.78%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.63%) IDOL
13 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (1.48%) DataStage
15 9 (1.33%) MongoDB
16 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 38 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 36 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 29 (4.30%) Subversion
4 25 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 21 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.81%) Grunt
7 18 (2.67%) JIRA
8 15 (2.22%) JUnit
9 12 (1.78%) GDB
9 12 (1.78%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.63%) Maven
11 10 (1.48%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.33%) Selenium
13 8 (1.19%) QUnit
14 7 (1.04%) MSTest
14 7 (1.04%) Ant
15 6 (0.89%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.74%) Hudson
16 5 (0.74%) IntelliJ
16 5 (0.74%) Gradle
General
1 39 (5.78%) Finance
2 23 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.52%) Marketing
4 11 (1.63%) Retail
4 11 (1.63%) Publishing
5 7 (1.04%) Banking
6 6 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.74%) Advertising
8 4 (0.59%) Electronics
9 3 (0.44%) Legal
9 3 (0.44%) Billing
10 2 (0.30%) German Language
10 2 (0.30%) Games
10 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.30%) Automotive
10 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (32.74%) HTML
2 214 (31.70%) .NET
3 197 (29.19%) CSS
4 120 (17.78%) ASP.NET
5 116 (17.19%) HTML5
6 113 (16.74%) jQuery
7 94 (13.93%) XML
8 83 (12.30%) CSS3
9 75 (11.11%) Web Services
10 52 (7.70%) Spring
11 51 (7.56%) .NET Framework
11 51 (7.56%) AngularJS
12 48 (7.11%) WCF
13 46 (6.81%) RESTful
14 45 (6.67%) Ajax
15 41 (6.07%) SOAP
16 39 (5.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 36 (5.33%) J2EE
18 35 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (5.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.52%) User Experience
2 38 (5.63%) Open Source
3 34 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (1.93%) iPad
6 13 (1.93%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (1.33%) iPhone
7 9 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.74%) Physics
10 5 (0.74%) GIS
10 5 (0.74%) iSeries
10 5 (0.74%) AS400
10 5 (0.74%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.59%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.59%) Wiki
12 3 (0.44%) Informatics
12 3 (0.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 81 (12.00%) Windows
2 55 (8.15%) Linux
3 49 (7.26%) UNIX
4 24 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (3.11%) Android
7 8 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.74%) Solaris
10 4 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.44%) Debian
11 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.44%) AIX
11 3 (0.44%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.15%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (19.85%) MVC
3 85 (12.59%) OO
4 55 (8.15%) Scrum
5 52 (7.70%) TDD
6 47 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (6.52%) Web Development
8 40 (5.93%) ETL
8 40 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 35 (5.19%) Unit Testing
10 33 (4.89%) CRM
11 29 (4.30%) SOA
12 27 (4.00%) Workflow
12 27 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (3.56%) Migration
14 23 (3.41%) BDD
15 20 (2.96%) User Stories
16 19 (2.81%) Analytics
16 19 (2.81%) Software Engineering
16 19 (2.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 236 (34.96%) JavaScript
2 201 (29.78%) C#
3 145 (21.48%) SQL
4 122 (18.07%) Java
5 45 (6.67%) PHP
6 42 (6.22%) T-SQL
7 27 (4.00%) C++
8 24 (3.56%) C
9 16 (2.37%) Scala
10 15 (2.22%) Python
11 14 (2.07%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.93%) Groovy
13 12 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.48%) Apex Code
15 9 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.33%) VBScript
15 9 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.33%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.04%) Embedded C
17 6 (0.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 49 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 39 (5.78%) SC Cleared
3 35 (5.19%) Degree
4 9 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.15%) ACCA
5 1 (0.15%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.93%) QA
2 11 (1.63%) SLA
3 5 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.44%) SCCM
1 3 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.30%) Oracle
3 24 (3.56%) IBM
4 19 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (2.67%) SAP
6 13 (1.93%) Cisco
6 13 (1.93%) Informatica
6 13 (1.93%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.63%) Meridio
8 8 (1.19%) Zend
8 8 (1.19%) hybris
8 8 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.04%) Cognos
9 7 (1.04%) Sencha
10 6 (0.89%) Twitter
11 5 (0.74%) Google
11 5 (0.74%) Siebel
12 4 (0.59%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.59%) JBoss
12 4 (0.59%) Open Text
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