The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wokingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 22.22% 21.43% 26.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 23.08% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate £600 £418 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.71% +55.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Wokingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 88.89% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 12
Average daily rate £600 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.47 £180.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.51% +453.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
Berkshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wokingham region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) jBPM
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wokingham region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) InDesign
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) jBPM
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO