The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 148 194 194
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 17 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 11
Median daily rate £493 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.26% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -36.61%
Refactoring
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2871 4652 4824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.89% 79.93% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2351 3667 3630
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £62.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Refactoring across the City of London region.

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Refactoring
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Refactoring across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Refactoring Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) TDD
4 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (55.56%) Scrum
6 14 (51.85%) BDD
7 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
8 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
9 10 (37.04%) HTML
9 10 (37.04%) Web Services
9 10 (37.04%) MVC
9 10 (37.04%) Pair Programming
9 10 (37.04%) HTML5
10 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 9 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (33.33%) SOA
10 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) CSS
11 8 (29.63%) Oracle
11 8 (29.63%) Linux
11 8 (29.63%) DevOps
11 8 (29.63%) SOLID
12 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
12 7 (25.93%) Scalatra
12 7 (25.93%) New Relic
12 7 (25.93%) Node.js
12 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
12 7 (25.93%) Gradle
12 7 (25.93%) Dropwizard

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (22.22%) Big Data
3 4 (14.81%) Redis
4 2 (7.41%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) KDB
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) Gradle
2 7 (25.93%) IntelliJ
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) MSTest
4 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
4 2 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (7.41%) VisualVM
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Mockito
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) Spock
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Front Office
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Agile Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
1 10 (37.04%) HTML5
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) Dropwizard
3 7 (25.93%) Hystrix
3 7 (25.93%) Node.js
3 7 (25.93%) Scalatra
4 6 (22.22%) Play Framework
4 6 (22.22%) Spring
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) JMS
7 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (11.11%) REST
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) CherryPy
8 2 (7.41%) Flask
8 2 (7.41%) React
8 2 (7.41%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Equities
2 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (55.56%) Scrum
5 14 (51.85%) BDD
6 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
7 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 10 (37.04%) Pair Programming
8 9 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (33.33%) SOA
9 8 (29.63%) DevOps
9 8 (29.63%) SOLID
10 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
10 7 (25.93%) Front End Development
10 7 (25.93%) Kanban
10 7 (25.93%) Web Application Development
10 7 (25.93%) Web Development
11 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
12 3 (11.11%) DSDM
12 3 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Scala
5 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) Ruby
6 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (11.11%) C++
7 3 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (7.41%) Groovy
9 1 (3.70%) C
9 1 (3.70%) Go
9 1 (3.70%) Korn
9 1 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (3.70%) RubyMotion
9 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) New Relic
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Black Duck
4 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Solace
City of London
Michael Page Technology
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