The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring 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 Refactoring over the 3 months to 4 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank - 131 115
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.099% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
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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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2069 2220 1536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.86% 73.03% 69.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 1266 833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 139 139
Average hourly rate £34.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Refactoring
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 Refactoring across the East of England region.

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Refactoring
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the East of England region.

Refactoring Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) User Stories
3 8 (66.67%) Product Management
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Django
7 2 (16.67%) nginx
7 2 (16.67%) Varnish
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Apache
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) VBScript
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) SOAP

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (8.33%) Moq
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Coach
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
2 1 (8.33%) LINQ
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (8.33%) AutoMapper
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) EMV
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) User Stories
3 8 (66.67%) Product Management
3 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) BDD
8 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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