The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 117 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£475 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Systems 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
2280 2244 2224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.85% 89.58% 90.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1074 958
Average daily rate £384 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 58 84
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% -5.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £22.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems 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 Systems Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -3 1 - - 1
Systems Developer
South East

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title.

1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) HFM
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) JSTL
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) Yammer
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Design
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HFM
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) JSTL
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) API Development
1 1 (16.67%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
1 1 (16.67%) CIMA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperion