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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 334 417 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.65% 16.25% 12.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.00% 17.74% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 222 186
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 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £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 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
2227 2350 2633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.01% 91.58% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1036 975
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 70 90 82
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 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 2 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 2 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 +3 155 £356 -5.00% 45
Slough -3 47 £325 - 14
Maidenhead -1 20 £300 +9.09% 4
Newbury +2 13 £388 +29.16% 9
Bracknell -4 10 £381 -4.68% 11
Windsor -3 5 £350 - 2
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 2 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.

1 257 (36.51%) JavaScript
2 253 (35.94%) HTML
3 224 (31.82%) CSS
4 220 (31.25%) .NET
5 207 (29.40%) C#
6 153 (21.73%) SQL
7 147 (20.88%) SQL Server
8 139 (19.74%) jQuery
9 134 (19.03%) HTML5
10 132 (18.75%) MVC
11 127 (18.04%) Java
12 123 (17.47%) ASP.NET
13 112 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (14.63%) XML
15 96 (13.64%) CSS3
16 89 (12.64%) Windows
17 87 (12.36%) OO
18 86 (12.22%) Microsoft
19 80 (11.36%) Web Services
20 58 (8.24%) Spring
21 56 (7.95%) TDD
21 56 (7.95%) Ajax
22 55 (7.81%) Scrum
23 54 (7.67%) .NET Framework
24 52 (7.39%) Web Development
24 52 (7.39%) Security Cleared
25 50 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
25 50 (7.10%) T-SQL
26 48 (6.82%) PHP
26 48 (6.82%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 46 (6.53%) SharePoint
2 44 (6.25%) CMS
3 27 (3.84%) SharePoint Server
4 21 (2.98%) WebSphere
5 20 (2.84%) IIS
6 17 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (1.42%) Node.js
9 9 (1.28%) Liferay
9 9 (1.28%) WordPress
9 9 (1.28%) Apache
10 8 (1.14%) Confluence
11 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.57%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
13 4 (0.57%) Drupal
13 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.69%) MS Office
3 19 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Blender
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) Simulink
6 1 (0.14%) DOC1
6 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.57%) Magento
2 4 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.43%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
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%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Agresso
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.54%) 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 (2.41%) LDAP
3 16 (2.27%) Internet
4 6 (0.85%) IPv4
4 6 (0.85%) IPv6
5 5 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.71%) FTP
6 3 (0.43%) DNS
6 3 (0.43%) Wireless
7 2 (0.28%) SSH
7 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.28%) VPN
7 2 (0.28%) Intranet
7 2 (0.28%) SMTP
7 2 (0.28%) GPRS
8 1 (0.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.14%) SDH
8 1 (0.14%) WAN
8 1 (0.14%) Broadband
8 1 (0.14%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (6.25%) MySQL
4 39 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 39 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (4.40%) QlikView
6 30 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (3.55%) OLAP
8 22 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (2.56%) DTS
11 16 (2.27%) DB2
11 16 (2.27%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (1.85%) IDOL
14 12 (1.70%) MongoDB
15 11 (1.56%) Oracle Database
16 10 (1.42%) DataStage
17 8 (1.14%) NoSQL
18 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 38 (5.40%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.40%) Subversion
4 26 (3.69%) Eclipse
5 23 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (2.84%) Grunt
7 18 (2.56%) JIRA
8 16 (2.27%) JUnit
9 13 (1.85%) Jasmine
10 12 (1.70%) GDB
11 11 (1.56%) Maven
11 11 (1.56%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.42%) Selenium
13 9 (1.28%) QUnit
14 7 (0.99%) Ant
14 7 (0.99%) Mercurial
15 5 (0.71%) Hudson
15 5 (0.71%) Firebug
16 4 (0.57%) IntelliJ
16 4 (0.57%) Toad
General
1 44 (6.25%) Finance
2 26 (3.69%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.56%) Marketing
4 17 (2.41%) Publishing
5 13 (1.85%) Retail
6 8 (1.14%) Banking
7 7 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 5 (0.71%) Billing
9 4 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) German Language
10 2 (0.28%) Legal
10 2 (0.28%) Games
10 2 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (35.94%) HTML
2 224 (31.82%) CSS
3 220 (31.25%) .NET
4 139 (19.74%) jQuery
5 134 (19.03%) HTML5
6 123 (17.47%) ASP.NET
7 103 (14.63%) XML
8 96 (13.64%) CSS3
9 80 (11.36%) Web Services
10 58 (8.24%) Spring
11 56 (7.95%) Ajax
12 54 (7.67%) .NET Framework
13 48 (6.82%) WCF
13 48 (6.82%) RESTful
14 46 (6.53%) AngularJS
15 42 (5.97%) SOAP
16 40 (5.68%) JSON
17 39 (5.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 37 (5.26%) J2EE
19 36 (5.11%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.68%) Mobile App
2 37 (5.26%) Open Source
3 24 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.85%) iPad
5 11 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.28%) iPhone
7 7 (0.99%) W3C
7 7 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 7 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.71%) Physics
9 5 (0.71%) Graphic Design
9 5 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.57%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.57%) GIS
10 4 (0.57%) Wiki
10 4 (0.57%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.43%) NHS
11 3 (0.43%) DTV
11 3 (0.43%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 89 (12.64%) Windows
2 46 (6.53%) Linux
3 44 (6.25%) UNIX
4 31 (4.40%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.69%) 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
1 132 (18.75%) MVC
2 112 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (12.36%) OO
4 56 (7.95%) TDD
5 55 (7.81%) Scrum
6 52 (7.39%) Web Development
7 46 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (5.82%) E-Commerce
9 40 (5.68%) Unit Testing
10 37 (5.26%) ETL
11 31 (4.40%) CRM
12 30 (4.26%) SOA
12 30 (4.26%) Workflow
13 29 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (3.98%) Migration
15 25 (3.55%) iOS Development
16 23 (3.27%) BDD
17 22 (3.13%) User Stories
18 21 (2.98%) Software Engineering
18 21 (2.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 257 (36.51%) JavaScript
2 207 (29.40%) C#
3 153 (21.73%) SQL
4 127 (18.04%) Java
5 50 (7.10%) T-SQL
6 48 (6.82%) PHP
7 24 (3.41%) C
8 22 (3.13%) C++
9 15 (2.13%) VB.NET
10 14 (1.99%) Scala
11 12 (1.70%) Groovy
12 11 (1.56%) Python
12 11 (1.56%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.56%) Apex Code
13 10 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.28%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.99%) Embedded C
15 7 (0.99%) VBScript
16 6 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (7.39%) Security Cleared
2 43 (6.11%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.55%) Degree
4 8 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.14%) ACCA
5 1 (0.14%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.99%) QA
2 12 (1.70%) SLA
3 7 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.57%) WCAG
4 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 86 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.82%) Oracle
3 24 (3.41%) IBM
4 22 (3.13%) SAP
4 22 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.85%) Cisco
5 13 (1.85%) Informatica
5 13 (1.85%) Meridio
6 12 (1.70%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.42%) Sencha
8 9 (1.28%) hybris
8 9 (1.28%) Twitter
9 7 (0.99%) Zend
9 7 (0.99%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.99%) Cognos
9 7 (0.99%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.85%) Yahoo!
10 6 (0.85%) Google
11 5 (0.71%) Siebel
12 4 (0.57%) JBoss
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