The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior 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
Senior Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 16 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.15% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.27% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 17
Median daily rate £325 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-55.40% -17.77%

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%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior 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 +1 9 £325 -29.72% 9
Maidenhead -1 5 £325 -21.21% 2
Slough +8 1 £338 -22.85% 7
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) jQuery
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) MVC
5 10 (40.00%) Java
5 10 (40.00%) TDD
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (24.00%) Web Development
9 6 (24.00%) Spring
9 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (24.00%) Scrum
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
9 6 (24.00%) C#
9 6 (24.00%) Python
9 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Java EE
10 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
10 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
11 4 (16.00%) JPA
11 4 (16.00%) User Stories
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (16.00%) EJB

Senior 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 4 (16.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (8.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) Mule
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP hybris
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) AMQP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) GIS
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) gulp
4 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) GDB
4 1 (4.00%) GoCD
4 1 (4.00%) Grunt
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) JBehave
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) jQuery
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 5 (20.00%) Java EE
6 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (16.00%) EJB
7 4 (16.00%) JPA
7 4 (16.00%) OpenLayers
8 3 (12.00%) CSS3
8 3 (12.00%) HTML5
9 2 (8.00%) JSON
9 2 (8.00%) REST
10 1 (4.00%) Laravel
10 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (4.00%) Symfony
10 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Customer Insight
8 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.00%) Kanban
8 1 (4.00%) MVVM
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (4.00%) F#
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) Haskell
6 1 (4.00%) OCaml
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Rust
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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