Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Web Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 127 144
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 27 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.95% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.03% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 36
Berkshire median daily rate £365 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +16.67% -12.73%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £250
90th Percentile £475 £450 £431
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £328
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.87% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £20.50 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +109.30% -4.44% -37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3778 3988 4655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.90% 92.31% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1993 2162 2527
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £250 £228 £213
90th Percentile £588 £565 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 188 242
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.73 £46.62
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.38% +7.97% +12.50%

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Berkshire

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Berkshire

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Developer in Berkshire

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Berkshire

Web Developer
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 Web Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Reading +4 7 £450 +20.00% 1
Newbury -4 4 - -
Slough +8 3 £325 -8.77%
Maidenhead -9 3 - -
Bracknell 0 1 - - 1
Web Developer
South East

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Web 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 Berkshire region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 25 (92.59%) Web Development
3 24 (88.89%) HTML
4 21 (77.78%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) XML
6 13 (48.15%) jQuery
7 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
8 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
9 9 (33.33%) Ajax
9 9 (33.33%) Front End Development
10 8 (29.63%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (29.63%) Java
10 8 (29.63%) PHP
10 8 (29.63%) MySQL
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) KANA
10 8 (29.63%) KANA IQ
11 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.93%) Change Management
11 7 (25.93%) VBScript
11 7 (25.93%) IIS
11 7 (25.93%) Windows
11 7 (25.93%) Windows 2000
11 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (25.93%) HTML5
11 7 (25.93%) SDLC
12 6 (22.22%) Finance
13 5 (18.52%) Scrum
13 5 (18.52%) Linux

Web Developer Skill Set
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 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) npm
2 1 (3.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) CSS
3 14 (51.85%) XML
4 13 (48.15%) jQuery
5 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 9 (33.33%) Ajax
7 7 (25.93%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) React
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) CSS3
9 4 (14.81%) Drools
9 4 (14.81%) Java EE
9 4 (14.81%) jBPM
9 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (14.81%) Polymer
9 4 (14.81%) Sass
10 3 (11.11%) Backbone.js
10 3 (11.11%) JSP
10 3 (11.11%) JSTL
10 3 (11.11%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Windows 2000
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.81%) Debian
3 4 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Web Development
2 9 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 8 (29.63%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Change Management
4 7 (25.93%) SDLC
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Stochastic Modelling
7 3 (11.11%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) OOD
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
9 1 (3.70%) Document Management
9 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) SOA
9 1 (3.70%) Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) VBScript
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 2 (7.41%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) PHP 7
8 1 (3.70%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) KANA
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) Pardot
3 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com