The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bracknell region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 34 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.06% 1.04% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.16% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £48.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £37.59
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 259 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.66% 89.62% 91.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 132 118
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £238 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 36
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Software 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 Bracknell region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree