The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 33 39 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.40% 16.32% 21.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.44% 17.65% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 51
Median daily rate £325 £379 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £496 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 221 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 95.74% 92.47% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 160 185
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £21.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Slough region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 20 (37.74%) SQL
4 15 (28.30%) Java
5 12 (22.64%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) Subversion
6 11 (20.75%) OO
6 11 (20.75%) Open Source
6 11 (20.75%) MongoDB
7 10 (18.87%) Scala
7 10 (18.87%) Groovy
7 10 (18.87%) Oracle
7 10 (18.87%) XML
7 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
7 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.87%) TDD
8 9 (16.98%) Spring
8 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
8 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
8 9 (16.98%) J2EE
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
8 9 (16.98%) GitHub
8 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
8 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
9 8 (15.09%) Gradle
9 8 (15.09%) Functional Testing
9 8 (15.09%) JIRA
9 8 (15.09%) Velocity

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.32%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) Alfresco
3 5 (9.43%) Liferay
4 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) LDAP
1 2 (3.77%) SNMP
2 1 (1.89%) FTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.55%) MySQL
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (5.66%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (3.77%) DataStage
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.89%) Cognos Connection
9 1 (1.89%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Subversion
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.09%) Gradle
3 8 (15.09%) JIRA
4 7 (13.21%) Eclipse
5 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.55%) Toad
7 3 (5.66%) Axure RP
7 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.89%) GDB
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 12 (22.64%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) XML
4 9 (16.98%) J2EE
4 9 (16.98%) Spring
5 8 (15.09%) Servlets
5 8 (15.09%) Velocity
6 7 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (11.32%) REST
8 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.43%) HTML5
8 5 (9.43%) JSR 168
8 5 (9.43%) Sass
8 5 (9.43%) Struts
8 5 (9.43%) XHTML
8 5 (9.43%) XSLT
9 4 (7.55%) CSS3
9 4 (7.55%) RESTful
10 3 (5.66%) Ember.js
11 2 (3.77%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Solaris
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) OO
2 11 (20.75%) Open Source
3 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
3 10 (18.87%) TDD
4 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.98%) Web Application Development
5 8 (15.09%) Extreme Programming
5 8 (15.09%) Functional Testing
5 8 (15.09%) Pair Programming
6 7 (13.21%) OOP
6 7 (13.21%) Quality Management
7 6 (11.32%) ETL
7 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
7 6 (11.32%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (9.43%) Migration
8 5 (9.43%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) Java
4 10 (18.87%) Groovy
4 10 (18.87%) Scala
5 7 (13.21%) Delphi
5 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
6 6 (11.32%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) C++
8 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) C#
9 1 (1.89%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.89%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Cognos
2 5 (9.43%) GigaSpaces
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 2 (3.77%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
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