The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 33 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.71% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.34% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£125 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.96%
Software Developer
Berkshire

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
246 295 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 87.23% 90.77% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 148 65
Average daily rate £388 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £11.25 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.65 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle