Period
to 22 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

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.

Developer
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 +26 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 86 63 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 21.39% 12.38% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.31% 13.52% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 11
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +19.47% -7.98%
10th Percentile £350 £215 £328
90th Percentile £576 £559 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £408 £404 £388
% change year-on-year +0.93% +4.19% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bracknell median hourly rate - - £32.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £26.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year -69.81% +194.44% -71.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. 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
Bracknell
Contract vacancies in Bracknell with a recognized job title 369 466 539
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.79% 91.55% 91.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 167 249
Bracknell median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £120 £130 £189
90th Percentile £540 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 39 63
Bracknell median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% -40.48%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £10.85
90th Percentile £23.00 £19.20 £21.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -30.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bracknell

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Bracknell

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bracknell over the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Bracknell

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Bracknell

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 53 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 35 (40.70%) JIRA
4 33 (38.37%) HTML
5 29 (33.72%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (32.56%) CSS
7 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
8 26 (30.23%) REST
8 26 (30.23%) Java
8 26 (30.23%) TDD
9 25 (29.07%) Scrum
9 25 (29.07%) DevOps
10 22 (25.58%) AngularJS
11 21 (24.42%) React
11 21 (24.42%) HTML5
12 20 (23.26%) Node.js
12 20 (23.26%) Serverless
13 19 (22.09%) C#
14 18 (20.93%) Pair Programming
14 18 (20.93%) BDD
14 18 (20.93%) Git (software)
15 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (18.60%) Web Services
17 15 (17.44%) Spring
17 15 (17.44%) CSS3
18 14 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (16.28%) Kanban
18 14 (16.28%) SDLC
18 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 11 (12.79%) Confluence
2 7 (8.14%) Apache Solr
2 7 (8.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Serverless
2 17 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (12.79%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (12.79%) GitHub
4 9 (10.47%) SaaS
5 7 (8.14%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (8.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.33%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.33%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.33%) Firebase
6 2 (2.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.33%) SSL
2 2 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.16%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (40.70%) JIRA
2 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
3 18 (20.93%) Git (software)
4 14 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (13.95%) Bitbucket
5 12 (13.95%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (12.79%) Mercurial
6 11 (12.79%) Subversion
7 10 (11.63%) Eclipse
7 10 (11.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (10.47%) Jasmine
8 9 (10.47%) Mocha
9 8 (9.30%) Gradle
10 7 (8.14%) Ant
10 7 (8.14%) JUnit
10 7 (8.14%) MSBuild
10 7 (8.14%) Selenium
11 6 (6.98%) Maven
12 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (10.47%) Retail
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) HTML
2 28 (32.56%) CSS
3 26 (30.23%) REST
4 22 (25.58%) AngularJS
5 21 (24.42%) HTML5
5 21 (24.42%) React
6 20 (23.26%) Node.js
7 16 (18.60%) Web Services
8 15 (17.44%) CSS3
8 15 (17.44%) Spring
9 12 (13.95%) Sass
10 9 (10.47%) .NET
10 9 (10.47%) LESS
10 9 (10.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (9.30%) Java EE
11 8 (9.30%) SOAP
11 8 (9.30%) XML
12 7 (8.14%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Mobile App
1 10 (11.63%) User Experience
2 6 (6.98%) Life Science
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Android
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (30.23%) TDD
4 25 (29.07%) DevOps
4 25 (29.07%) Scrum
5 18 (20.93%) BDD
5 18 (20.93%) Pair Programming
6 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 14 (16.28%) Kanban
6 14 (16.28%) SDLC
7 12 (13.95%) OO
7 12 (13.95%) User Stories
8 11 (12.79%) Front End Development
8 11 (12.79%) Microservices
8 11 (12.79%) OOP
8 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (11.63%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.63%) Web Development
10 9 (10.47%) Functional Testing
10 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 26 (30.23%) Java
3 19 (22.09%) C#
4 11 (12.79%) SQL
5 8 (9.30%) Java 8
5 8 (9.30%) TypeScript
6 6 (6.98%) Python
7 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.49%) C++
8 3 (3.49%) ES6
9 2 (2.33%) ABAP
9 2 (2.33%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.33%) Groovy
9 2 (2.33%) Perl
9 2 (2.33%) VB
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) PHP
10 1 (1.16%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.16%) XAML
10 1 (1.16%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Ansible
2 7 (8.14%) Puppet
3 5 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.81%) Salt
4 3 (3.49%) Automic
5 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle
2 5 (5.81%) SAP
3 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.49%) Tableau
3 3 (3.49%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe
4 2 (2.33%) Google
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.16%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.16%) Marketo