The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regular Expressions (Regex)
England / East of England
Rank - 126 -
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.042% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
677 661 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.86% 27.93% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 425 466
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £552 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression across the East of England region.

Regular Expression Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression across the East of England region.

Regular Expression Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Regular Expression
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression 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 East of England region with a requirement for Regular Expression.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Swing
1 6 (100.00%) AWT
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) AWT
1 6 (100.00%) Swing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java