The table below looks at the statistics for Memory Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Memory Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memory Management
Rank 57 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £351 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.49% +17.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
496 438 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.22% 66.36% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 289 248
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +677.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Memory Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Memory Management.

1 8 (80.00%) OO
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (70.00%) Objective-C
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
4 5 (50.00%) SAP
4 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
4 5 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Game Development
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Apple
6 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Maven

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Memory Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) RubyGems
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Mobility Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Architect
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 5 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) Symfony
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) Sinatra
3 1 (10.00%) WebGL
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) SVG
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Fedora
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Game Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle