The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Refactoring
South East / Berkshire
Rank 104 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £338 - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £56.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1536 1935 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 78.56% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 1012 1002
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 75 26
Median hourly rate £23.34 £16.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -17.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Refactoring across the Berkshire region.

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Refactoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the Berkshire region.

Refactoring Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Refactoring
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 Refactoring within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £338 - 1
Refactoring
South East

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) PowerMock
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) AutoMapper
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

Refactoring
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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) jMock
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) AutoMapper
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) PowerMock
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle