The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 32 31 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.13% 0.73% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.80% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £48.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 247 250 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 93.21% 91.58% 90.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 137 132
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £253 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 32
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £48.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Bracknell

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
1 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree