The table below looks at the statistics for Subversion 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 Subversion over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 52 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Subversion 4 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.68% 2.05% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.12% 20.00% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -16.66%
Subversion
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 60 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.57% 10.27% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 30
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Subversion
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Subversion Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Subversion
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Subversion across the Birmingham region.

Subversion Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Subversion
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the Birmingham region.

Subversion Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Subversion 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 Subversion.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
4 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
4 5 (41.67%) Windows CE
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (41.67%) Pocket PC
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Phone
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Subversion 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 Subversion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Pocket PC
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
2 5 (41.67%) Windows CE
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (8.33%) PHP5
6 1 (8.33%) PHP4
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft