Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 24 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.

Developer
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 17 4
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 68 21 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 21.05% 7.84% 14.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.21% 8.75% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 13
Newbury median daily rate £375 £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +35.00% -23.08%
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate £8.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +80.85% -14.55% -31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 293 240 323
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.71% 89.55% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 95 119
Newbury median daily rate £390 £350 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -6.79% -11.65%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £419 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +4.75% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -32.88% +7.35%
10th Percentile £9.49 £11.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £34.60 £19.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -1.72% -32.71% +24.03%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Newbury

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Newbury

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Newbury over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Newbury

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Newbury

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Newbury region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.24%) HTML
2 26 (38.24%) CSS
3 24 (35.29%) SQL
4 20 (29.41%) HTML5
4 20 (29.41%) CSS3
5 18 (26.47%) React
5 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (25.00%) jQuery
6 17 (25.00%) Java
7 15 (22.06%) Oracle
7 15 (22.06%) TDD
7 15 (22.06%) Node.js
8 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
8 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (19.12%) Linux
9 13 (19.12%) SDLC
10 12 (17.65%) Front End Development
10 12 (17.65%) REST
11 11 (16.18%) Web Development
12 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
12 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
13 9 (13.24%) SciPy
13 9 (13.24%) NumPy
13 9 (13.24%) Sass
13 9 (13.24%) Pandas
13 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.24%) Python
13 9 (13.24%) Spring
14 8 (11.76%) Maven

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 6 (8.82%) Apache
1 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) Apache TomEE
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Serverless
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.47%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (11.76%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) Data Mart
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.76%) Maven
3 7 (10.29%) Subversion
4 5 (7.35%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.35%) gulp
5 4 (5.88%) JUnit
5 4 (5.88%) webpack
6 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.41%) JIRA
7 2 (2.94%) Grunt
7 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.47%) FishEye
8 1 (1.47%) jMock
8 1 (1.47%) Mockito
8 1 (1.47%) Selenium
8 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) CSS
1 26 (38.24%) HTML
2 20 (29.41%) CSS3
2 20 (29.41%) HTML5
3 18 (26.47%) React
4 17 (25.00%) jQuery
5 15 (22.06%) Node.js
6 12 (17.65%) REST
7 9 (13.24%) NumPy
7 9 (13.24%) Pandas
7 9 (13.24%) Sass
7 9 (13.24%) SciPy
7 9 (13.24%) Spring
8 8 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.29%) Java EE
9 7 (10.29%) JSON
10 5 (7.35%) Drools
10 5 (7.35%) jBPM
10 5 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (7.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Debian
2 4 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 4 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) TDD
3 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (19.12%) SDLC
5 12 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 11 (16.18%) Web Development
7 7 (10.29%) Analytics
7 7 (10.29%) ETL
8 6 (8.82%) Visualisation
9 5 (7.35%) BDD
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.35%) Dashboard Development
9 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.35%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (7.35%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.35%) Scrum
10 4 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
10 4 (5.88%) SOA
10 4 (5.88%) Stochastic Modelling
11 3 (4.41%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
5 9 (13.24%) Python
6 7 (10.29%) C++
7 6 (8.82%) C
8 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.94%) Scala
10 1 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) Tableau
3 7 (10.29%) Informatica
4 6 (8.82%) Adobe
4 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.94%) Talend
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com