The table below looks at the statistics for Trac 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 Trac over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Trac
Rank - - 205
Contract jobs citing Trac 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.78% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
Trac
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
413 716 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.17% 14.22% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 574 543
Average daily rate £450 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -40.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Trac
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Trac Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Trac
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 Trac across the City of London region.

Trac Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Trac
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Trac 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 Trac.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) FogBugz
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Trac 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 Trac. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FogBugz
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com