The median contractor rate for a Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 20 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 16.95% 7.80% 8.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.02% 9.40% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
Median daily rate £365 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 111 117 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 94.07% 82.98% 89.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 73
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.14% +24.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

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 3 months to 23 June 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 23 June 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 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (50.00%) CSS
3 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) SQL
6 10 (31.25%) HTML5
6 10 (31.25%) CSS3
6 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 10 (31.25%) Front End Development
7 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
8 8 (25.00%) jQuery
9 6 (18.75%) Java EE
9 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle
9 6 (18.75%) SOA
9 6 (18.75%) Retail
10 5 (15.63%) Content Management
10 5 (15.63%) Web Design
10 5 (15.63%) CMS
10 5 (15.63%) SEO
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) REST
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
11 4 (12.50%) React
11 4 (12.50%) Node.js
11 4 (12.50%) Jenkins

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 5 (15.63%) CMS
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) 2G
1 1 (3.13%) 3G
1 1 (3.13%) 4G
1 1 (3.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 3 (9.38%) webpack
4 2 (6.25%) gulp
4 2 (6.25%) Protractor
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Babel
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Mocha
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) CSS
2 15 (46.88%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 10 (31.25%) CSS3
3 10 (31.25%) HTML5
4 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 6 (18.75%) Java EE
6 5 (15.63%) REST
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
7 4 (12.50%) Angular 2
7 4 (12.50%) Node.js
7 4 (12.50%) React
8 3 (9.38%) Drools
8 3 (9.38%) jBPM
8 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (9.38%) RESTful
8 3 (9.38%) SOAP
8 3 (9.38%) Spring
9 2 (6.25%) Middleware
9 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Debian
2 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Front End Development
2 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (18.75%) SOA
4 5 (15.63%) Content Management
4 5 (15.63%) SEO
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Web Design
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Microservices
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Secure Coding
6 2 (6.25%) SOLID
6 2 (6.25%) Stochastic Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Kibana
1 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Twitter
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) Chordiant
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Talend