Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Development Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 January 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.

Development Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 95 106
Contract jobs requiring a Development Engineer 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Reading median daily rate - £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +36.67% -10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £43.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 - £43.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,178 1,284 1,812
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.49% 90.55% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 671 1,083
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £255 £238 £226
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 73 123
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -44.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.90 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £52.66 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -27.50% +17.65%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Development Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Reading

Development Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Development Engineer in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Engineer in Reading

Development Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Engineer in Reading