Period
to 26 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for SDLC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDLC over the 6 months to 26 April 2019 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.

Systems or Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 36 38
Rank change year-on-year -23 +2 +10
Contract jobs citing SDLC 5 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.79% 3.30% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 3.61% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Bracknell median daily rate £335 £409 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.04% -4.39% +12.50%
10th Percentile £314 £381 £390
90th Percentile £356 £438 £468
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £417
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.96% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

SDLC 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 Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 559 415 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 87.89% 91.21% 89.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 123 167
Bracknell median daily rate £415 £415 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.06% -4.24%
10th Percentile £261 £190 £163
90th Percentile £613 £555 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 19 51
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.86 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% +2.32% -4.62%

SDLC
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing SDLC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for SDLC in Bracknell

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDLC in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SDLC 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SDLC.

1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
1 4 (80.00%) Microservices
1 4 (80.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (80.00%) Sprint Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Sprint Review
2 3 (60.00%) Epics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

SDLC
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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Microservices
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Sprint Planning
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Epics
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Sprint Review
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management