Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 55 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.63% 0.52% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.56% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £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 500 532 487
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.42% 92.52% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 252 178
Bracknell median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £177 £182 £163
90th Percentile £575 £575 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 58
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -40.48% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £19.00 £31.28 £39.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

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 18 November 2017, Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Kanban
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Legal
7 2 (22.22%) Apache
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) XPath
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET

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 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) React
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XSD
3 2 (22.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) MVVM
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) XPath
5 1 (11.11%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe