The table below looks at the statistics for Build Forge skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Forge 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
IBM Rational Build Forge
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Build Forge 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £500
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Build Forge
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
336 357 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.92% 14.14% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 211 157
Average daily rate £403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 31
Average hourly rate £49.75 £36.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.19% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £32.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Build Forge
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Forge across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Build Forge Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Build Forge
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Build Forge across the East of England region.

Build Forge Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Build Forge
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Build Forge 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 Build Forge.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP

Build Forge
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Build Forge 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 Build Forge. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli