Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wokingham during the 6 months to 19 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 > Wokingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 34.21% 20.88% 7.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.14% 21.59% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 2
Wokingham median daily rate £400 £370 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +10.04% -7.24%
10th Percentile £364 £324 £308
90th Percentile £638 £460 £386
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wokingham median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +80.85% -11.32% -33.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. 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
Wokingham
Contract vacancies in Wokingham with a recognized job title 37 88 56
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 96.70% 98.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 62 31
Wokingham median daily rate £400 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +20.30%
10th Percentile £206 £254 £210
90th Percentile £638 £500 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Wokingham median hourly rate £33.00 £17.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.30% -9.21% +52.00%
10th Percentile £18.75 £15.80 £16.60
90th Percentile £87.88 £18.30 £52.20
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wokingham

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Wokingham

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wokingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wokingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Wokingham

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Wokingham

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wokingham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) Sitecore
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) PhD
5 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
5 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Netezza
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) Chemistry
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Life Science
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) Bioinformatics
5 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (30.77%) Luigi
5 4 (30.77%) Pipeline Pilot

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Airflow
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
1 4 (30.77%) Luigi
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DOCSIS
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Data Mining
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
1 4 (30.77%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
1 4 (30.77%) RESTful
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) MvvmCross
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Bioinformatics
1 4 (30.77%) Chemistry
1 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
1 4 (30.77%) OO
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
2 1 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (7.69%) MVVM
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Sitecore
2 4 (30.77%) Netezza
2 4 (30.77%) RapidMiner
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin