Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.50% 1.46% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.59% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Bracknell median daily rate £350 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £325 £423
% change year-on-year +34.62% -23.08% +27.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bracknell median hourly rate - - £48.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 - £48.00

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 373 439 516
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.48% 91.65% 91.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 159 263
Bracknell median daily rate £395 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £119 £130 £208
90th Percentile £558 £550 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 46 52
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.70 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.83% -4.00% -25.37%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.63 £10.80
90th Percentile £35.45 £28.75 £33.85
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -24.32%

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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 5 (83.33%) Node.js
1 5 (83.33%) Machine Learning
1 5 (83.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Google
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (83.33%) Firebase
1 5 (83.33%) Lambda Expressions
2 4 (66.67%) Redux
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Firebase
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Lambda Expressions
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) Redux
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin