Period
to 22 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 22 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 9 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 112 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 22.95% 10.00% 9.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.83% 10.64% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 77
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -1.75%
10th Percentile £336 £278 £213
90th Percentile £490 £475 £400
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Bracknell median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.68% -23.96% -61.60%
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year +9.59% +31.53% -14.62%

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 451 517 479
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.42% 94.00% 87.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 217 203
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £191 £195 £213
90th Percentile £528 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 54
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -6.90% -10.77%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year -1.69% -23.38% +13.24%

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 February 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 February 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 68 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.71%) Java
3 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
4 36 (32.14%) C#
4 36 (32.14%) JIRA
4 36 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (30.36%) DevOps
6 33 (29.46%) Jenkins
7 32 (28.57%) TDD
8 31 (27.68%) REST
9 28 (25.00%) .NET
10 27 (24.11%) HTML
11 26 (23.21%) Scrum
12 24 (21.43%) CSS
12 24 (21.43%) Unit Testing
13 23 (20.54%) React
14 21 (18.75%) SOAP
14 21 (18.75%) SQL
14 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 20 (17.86%) E-Commerce
16 19 (16.96%) BDD
17 18 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
18 17 (15.18%) Confluence
18 17 (15.18%) HTML5
19 16 (14.29%) MVC
19 16 (14.29%) Oracle
19 16 (14.29%) JUnit
19 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
19 16 (14.29%) Kanban

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 17 (15.18%) Confluence
2 13 (11.61%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (9.82%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (2.68%) Apache
5 3 (2.68%) CMS
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.04%) Firebase
3 7 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (6.25%) Serverless
4 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (3.57%) CloudFront
5 4 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (3.57%) GitHub
6 3 (2.68%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (2.68%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (1.79%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.14%) DB2
4 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.68%) MySQL
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.79%) QlikView
9 1 (0.89%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.89%) KNIME
9 1 (0.89%) OLAP
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (32.14%) JIRA
2 33 (29.46%) Jenkins
3 18 (16.07%) Git (software)
4 16 (14.29%) JUnit
5 14 (12.50%) Gradle
6 13 (11.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (11.61%) Bitbucket
6 13 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (10.71%) Ant
7 12 (10.71%) Eclipse
7 12 (10.71%) MSBuild
8 11 (9.82%) Subversion
9 10 (8.93%) Mercurial
9 10 (8.93%) Moq
9 10 (8.93%) NSubstitute
9 10 (8.93%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (8.93%) SonarQube
10 9 (8.04%) NUnit
10 9 (8.04%) XMLSpy
11 8 (7.14%) IntelliJ
General
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Retail
3 3 (2.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Games
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Digital Economy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.68%) REST
2 28 (25.00%) .NET
3 27 (24.11%) HTML
4 24 (21.43%) CSS
5 23 (20.54%) React
6 21 (18.75%) SOAP
7 17 (15.18%) HTML5
8 16 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 14 (12.50%) Node.js
9 14 (12.50%) Spring
9 14 (12.50%) WSDL
9 14 (12.50%) XML
9 14 (12.50%) XSD
10 13 (11.61%) Web Services
11 12 (10.71%) CSS3
12 9 (8.04%) JMS
13 8 (7.14%) Hibernate
13 8 (7.14%) JDBC
14 7 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.93%) Life Science
4 9 (8.04%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.46%) User Experience
6 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.89%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Android
2 5 (4.46%) Unix
2 5 (4.46%) Windows
3 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (30.36%) DevOps
4 32 (28.57%) TDD
5 26 (23.21%) Scrum
6 24 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 20 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 19 (16.96%) BDD
9 16 (14.29%) Kanban
9 16 (14.29%) MVC
9 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 15 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (13.39%) SOA
11 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
12 12 (10.71%) Pair Programming
12 12 (10.71%) User Stories
13 10 (8.93%) ETL
13 10 (8.93%) Front End Development
14 9 (8.04%) Mobile Development
14 9 (8.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.71%) Java
2 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 36 (32.14%) C#
4 21 (18.75%) SQL
5 9 (8.04%) PowerShell
5 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.25%) PHP
7 5 (4.46%) XPath
8 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.89%) Python
10 1 (0.89%) R
10 1 (0.89%) Ruby
10 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Degree
1 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.89%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) Ansible
2 12 (10.71%) Puppet
3 9 (8.04%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Oracle
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) Xamarin
3 8 (7.14%) Software AG
3 8 (7.14%) webMethods
4 6 (5.36%) SAP
5 5 (4.46%) Google
6 4 (3.57%) Adobe
7 3 (2.68%) Cognos
8 2 (1.79%) Citrix
8 2 (1.79%) IBM
8 2 (1.79%) Tableau
8 2 (1.79%) Talend
8 2 (1.79%) Vertica
8 2 (1.79%) Zend
9 1 (0.89%) Ab Initio