The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Croydon region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
31 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.25% 20.90% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 13
Average daily rate £430 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Inversion of Control
London

Inversion of Control
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Typemock
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) NServiceBus
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Typemock