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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 142 193 187
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -6
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 12 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.16% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 16
Median daily rate £500 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £353 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £465 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £71.00
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
2819 4359 4793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.09% 80.32% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 3428 3599
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Java
3 13 (65.00%) BDD
4 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
6 9 (45.00%) Redis
7 8 (40.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (30.00%) Ruby
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) SOA
10 5 (25.00%) IntelliJ
10 5 (25.00%) JMX
10 5 (25.00%) HTML
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Web Development
10 5 (25.00%) MVC
10 5 (25.00%) JMeter
10 5 (25.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Kanban
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design

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 4 (20.00%) CMS
1 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (45.00%) Redis
2 5 (25.00%) Neo4j
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Gradle
1 5 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 5 (25.00%) JMeter
1 5 (25.00%) VisualVM
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Polyglot Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) Dropwizard
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) HTML5
1 5 (25.00%) Hystrix
1 5 (25.00%) JMX
1 5 (25.00%) Scalatra
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) CherryPy
2 4 (20.00%) Django
2 4 (20.00%) Flask
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (20.00%) React
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (15.00%) JMS
4 2 (10.00%) Grails
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 13 (65.00%) BDD
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
7 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (25.00%) Kanban
7 5 (25.00%) Microservices
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) SOLID
7 5 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 5 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Scala
6 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.00%) Groovy
8 1 (5.00%) Go
8 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) New Relic
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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