Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 -12
Contract jobs citing SDLC 13 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.33% 1.23% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.36% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Bracknell median daily rate £475 £438 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +36.72% -1.08%
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +15.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bracknell median hourly rate - - £42.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £36.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year -6.85% -13.61% -15.50%

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 479 515 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 86.00% 90.35% 88.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 185 228
Bracknell median daily rate £420 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +12.28%
10th Percentile £213 £157 £199
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 48
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.10 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.17% -7.69% -35.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.00 £11.78
90th Percentile £22.70 £18.30 £30.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +48.28% -20.55% -28.53%

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

SDLC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SDLC in Bracknell over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SDLC in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Java EE
4 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
4 4 (30.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) Chatbot
5 3 (23.08%) Java 8
5 3 (23.08%) Conversational UI
5 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
5 3 (23.08%) Docker
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Groovy
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) VB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) React Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Java EE
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Apache POI
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (7.69%) JDBC
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) React
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Conversational UI
3 3 (23.08%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) CMMI
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Java 8
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Groovy
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) MBA
1 1 (7.69%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle