Period
to 11 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Software Developer
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 46 57
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.27% 1.75% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.91% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Bracknell median daily rate - £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.03% -
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 514 523 510
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.45% 91.59% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 190 236
Bracknell median daily rate £413 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.10% -0.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £182 £184 £200
90th Percentile £563 £553 £588
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 52
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.10 £12.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.17% -9.43% -24.29%
10th Percentile £9.11 £11.78 £10.76
90th Percentile £23.00 £19.00 £30.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +44.14% -7.50% -25.00%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Bracknell

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Bracknell

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Bracknell

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) React
2 5 (71.43%) Skype
2 5 (71.43%) Apigee
2 5 (71.43%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (71.43%) WebSockets
2 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Sentiment Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Chatbot
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) Conversational UI
2 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) SignalR
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (71.43%) ServiceNow
2 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
2 5 (71.43%) R
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) Speech Recognition
2 5 (71.43%) Artificial Intelligence

Software 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 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Apigee
2 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Firebase
3 2 (28.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Skype
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) React
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) SignalR
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) WebSockets
2 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) CentOS
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Conversational UI
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (71.43%) Sentiment Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Speech Recognition
3 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) HOOD
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) R
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) Google