Period
to 18 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 96 82 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.97% 14.83% 9.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.21% 16.37% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 23
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £331 £324 £306
90th Percentile £580 £538 £555
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Bracknell median hourly rate £20.50 £55.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.73% +60.58% -
10th Percentile £19.25 £55.00 £30.13
90th Percentile £21.75 £55.00 £36.98
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -31.76% +80.85% -11.32%

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 475 501 532
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.87% 90.60% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 184 252
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.16% +2.60% +7.14%
10th Percentile £180 £177 £182
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 54
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £9.11 £11.33 £10.75
90th Percentile £22.63 £19.00 £31.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +40.35% -1.72% -32.71%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 59 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 42 (43.75%) Java
3 42 (43.75%) TDD
4 40 (41.67%) React
5 38 (39.58%) AngularJS
5 38 (39.58%) REST
6 37 (38.54%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (37.50%) Scrum
8 35 (36.46%) HTML
9 34 (35.42%) Pair Programming
9 34 (35.42%) Git (software)
10 31 (32.29%) Node.js
11 30 (31.25%) Jenkins
12 28 (29.17%) Serverless
13 27 (28.13%) BDD
13 27 (28.13%) Web Services
14 26 (27.08%) JIRA
14 26 (27.08%) HTML5
14 26 (27.08%) User Stories
15 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (26.04%) Kanban
15 25 (26.04%) Spring
15 25 (26.04%) CSS
16 24 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
17 23 (23.96%) Unit Testing
17 23 (23.96%) DevOps
17 23 (23.96%) Microservices
18 22 (22.92%) Mercurial
19 21 (21.88%) Maven

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 20 (20.83%) Confluence
2 13 (13.54%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (11.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (10.42%) Apache Solr
5 5 (5.21%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.13%) CMS
7 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.04%) Apache
8 1 (1.04%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Chatbot
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (1.04%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Serverless
2 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (20.83%) AWS Lambda
5 12 (12.50%) GitHub
6 11 (11.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (11.46%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (11.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 11 (11.46%) Amazon S3
6 11 (11.46%) Amazon SQS
6 11 (11.46%) CloudFront
7 9 (9.38%) Amazon Kinesis
7 9 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (9.38%) PaaS
8 7 (7.29%) SaaS
9 5 (5.21%) Apigee
9 5 (5.21%) IaaS
10 3 (3.13%) Force.com
11 2 (2.08%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Skype
1 5 (5.21%) SSL
2 4 (4.17%) HTTP
3 3 (3.13%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.04%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.33%) MySQL
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.17%) Big Data
5 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.08%) DB2
6 2 (2.08%) Power BI
7 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.04%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 34 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 30 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 26 (27.08%) JIRA
4 22 (22.92%) Mercurial
5 21 (21.88%) Maven
6 14 (14.58%) IntelliJ
6 14 (14.58%) JUnit
7 13 (13.54%) Eclipse
8 12 (12.50%) Jasmine
8 12 (12.50%) Mocha
9 11 (11.46%) Gradle
9 11 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (11.46%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (9.38%) Checkstyle
10 9 (9.38%) SonarQube
11 7 (7.29%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (6.25%) Bitbucket
13 4 (4.17%) Subversion
14 2 (2.08%) Selenium
15 1 (1.04%) LSMW
General
1 8 (8.33%) Retail
2 5 (5.21%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.67%) React
2 38 (39.58%) AngularJS
2 38 (39.58%) REST
3 35 (36.46%) HTML
4 31 (32.29%) Node.js
5 27 (28.13%) Web Services
6 26 (27.08%) HTML5
7 25 (26.04%) CSS
7 25 (26.04%) Spring
8 17 (17.71%) JSON
9 15 (15.63%) Sass
10 14 (14.58%) XML
11 13 (13.54%) CSS3
11 13 (13.54%) Spring MVC
12 12 (12.50%) LESS
13 11 (11.46%) .NET
13 11 (11.46%) JSF
13 11 (11.46%) Struts
14 10 (10.42%) jQuery
15 9 (9.38%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.46%) User Experience
3 7 (7.29%) Life Science
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) Fintech
5 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Linux
1 6 (6.25%) Windows
2 5 (5.21%) CentOS
2 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (43.75%) TDD
3 37 (38.54%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (37.50%) Scrum
5 34 (35.42%) Pair Programming
6 27 (28.13%) BDD
7 26 (27.08%) User Stories
8 25 (26.04%) Kanban
9 23 (23.96%) DevOps
9 23 (23.96%) Microservices
9 23 (23.96%) Unit Testing
10 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
11 15 (15.63%) MVC
12 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
12 14 (14.58%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (13.54%) OO
14 12 (12.50%) OOP
14 12 (12.50%) Release Management
14 12 (12.50%) SOA
14 12 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 42 (43.75%) Java
3 21 (21.88%) Java 8
4 17 (17.71%) SQL
5 15 (15.63%) C#
6 11 (11.46%) TypeScript
7 10 (10.42%) Python
8 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.21%) R
9 4 (4.17%) VB
10 3 (3.13%) Apex Code
10 3 (3.13%) ES6
11 2 (2.08%) ABAP
11 2 (2.08%) Groovy
11 2 (2.08%) Perl
11 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.08%) VBA
11 2 (2.08%) XQuery
12 1 (1.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Adobe
3 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow
3 5 (5.21%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle
4 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.08%) Ariba
6 2 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (2.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) webMethods