The median contractor rate for a Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wokingham during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 8.00% 15.00% 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 15.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £325 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +9.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. 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
Wokingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 25 40 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 10
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £479 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) VB
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Access
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (55.56%) VBA
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Maven
7 1 (11.11%) Java EE
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services

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 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MS Access
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft