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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 173 193 210
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 23 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 15
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£475 £515 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £428 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 -
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4239 4497 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.59% 77.43% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3360 3351 4122
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
3 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) Pair Programming
5 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) XML
7 9 (29.03%) Scrum
7 9 (29.03%) SOA
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
8 8 (25.81%) REST
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) QA
10 6 (19.35%) Groovy
10 6 (19.35%) C#
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.13%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) MVC
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) JSON
11 5 (16.13%) Grails
11 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Maven

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQLite
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
3 4 (12.90%) IntelliJ
3 4 (12.90%) Gradle
4 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.68%) Ant
4 3 (9.68%) NUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) Moq
5 2 (6.45%) Log4Net
5 2 (6.45%) Xcode
5 2 (6.45%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
5 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.23%) jMock
General
1 2 (6.45%) Front Office
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
3 9 (29.03%) XML
4 8 (25.81%) .NET
4 8 (25.81%) REST
5 7 (22.58%) jQuery
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) JSON
7 5 (16.13%) Grails
8 4 (12.90%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) HTML5
8 4 (12.90%) JAX-RS
8 4 (12.90%) Scalatra
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.68%) XSD
9 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
9 3 (9.68%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
1 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (9.68%) Kindle
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Derivative
2 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.23%) Market Risk
2 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.23%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Android
1 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) TDD
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Pair Programming
4 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) SOA
4 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (22.58%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.13%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) MVC
7 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) OOD
7 4 (12.90%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (12.90%) Open Source
7 4 (12.90%) Kanban
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) ATDD
7 4 (12.90%) Microservices
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) Groovy
5 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) Clojure
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Software AG
3 2 (6.45%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) webMethods
4 1 (3.23%) Pega
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago