The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing RSpec 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 -
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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 Sussex region.

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.53% 10.26% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 13
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RSpec across the East Sussex region.

RSpec Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing RSpec 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 RSpec.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming

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Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing RSpec 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 RSpec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef