Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 17 August 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 > Slough
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 28 40
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 1.40% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.52% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Slough median daily rate - £400 -
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 298 264 304
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 92.63% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 186 199
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £141 £213 £225
90th Percentile £538 £539 £489
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £15.13 £11.13 £10.90
90th Percentile £20.50 £17.50 £21.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -30.00%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Slough

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Slough