Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Functional Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Programming over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Functional Programming
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 167 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - +185
Contract jobs citing Functional Programming 21 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.048% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.057% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £538 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Functional Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,687 3,498 3,515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.49% 84.53% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,753 1,832 1,853
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £240 £263 £250
90th Percentile £581 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 107 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.95 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.38% -21.62% -27.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £23.14 £24.50
% change year-on-year +8.30% -5.55% -4.05%

Functional Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Functional Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Programming in Berkshire

Functional Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Functional Programming in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Functional Programming in Berkshire

Functional Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Programming in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Functional Programming in Berkshire

Functional Programming
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Programming within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 18 £550 - 1
Reading -3 3 £400 -
Functional Programming
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Functional Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Functional Programming.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 18 (85.71%) REST
2 18 (85.71%) User Stories
3 17 (80.95%) Node.js
4 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
5 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (71.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 15 (71.43%) Amazon Kinesis
5 15 (71.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (71.43%) AWS Lambda
5 15 (71.43%) Web Services
5 15 (71.43%) OOP
5 15 (71.43%) Serverless
6 13 (61.90%) User Experience
7 12 (57.14%) OO
7 12 (57.14%) HTML
7 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (57.14%) Kanban
7 12 (57.14%) Scrum
7 12 (57.14%) CSS
7 12 (57.14%) JIRA
7 12 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Development
7 12 (57.14%) API Testing
7 12 (57.14%) DevOps
7 12 (57.14%) Confluence

Functional Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (57.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon Kinesis
1 15 (71.43%) AWS CloudFormation
1 15 (71.43%) AWS Lambda
1 15 (71.43%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 12 (57.14%) JIRA
1 12 (57.14%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) React Developer
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Senior React Developer
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 3 (14.29%) Programmer
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Angular Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (4.76%) UI/UX Developer
9 1 (4.76%) UX Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) REST
2 17 (80.95%) Node.js
3 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
4 15 (71.43%) Web Services
5 12 (57.14%) CSS
5 12 (57.14%) CSS3
5 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 12 (57.14%) HTML5
5 12 (57.14%) LESS
5 12 (57.14%) Sass
6 8 (38.10%) React
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.76%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 18 (85.71%) User Stories
3 15 (71.43%) OOP
4 12 (57.14%) API Testing
4 12 (57.14%) BDD
4 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Development
4 12 (57.14%) DevOps
4 12 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 12 (57.14%) Kanban
4 12 (57.14%) OO
4 12 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (57.14%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) Release Management
5 10 (47.62%) Test Scripting
6 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA