The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AccuRev products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AccuRev over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within AccuRev.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AccuRev
Rank 575 549 532
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.028% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate
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£239 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.26% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £239 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £41.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-25.30% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22678 21720 21206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.48% 46.08% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13808 12627 11317
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 1032 1295
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.46 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

AccuRev
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AccuRev Jobs Demand Trend in England

AccuRev
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AccuRev Daily Rate Trend in England

AccuRev
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AccuRev Hourly Rate Trend in England

AccuRev
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AccuRev within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AccuRev 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 AccuRev.

1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) XML
4 13 (56.52%) J2EE
4 13 (56.52%) Oracle
4 13 (56.52%) XSLT
4 13 (56.52%) UML
4 13 (56.52%) OOD
4 13 (56.52%) Sun
4 13 (56.52%) Sun Certification
4 13 (56.52%) Web Development
5 11 (47.83%) UNIX
6 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) C++
8 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Servlets
8 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
9 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 6 (26.09%) JAXB
9 6 (26.09%) Middleware
9 6 (26.09%) TopLink
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) Linux
11 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
11 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AccuRev 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 AccuRev. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) C++ Developer
2 4 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Release Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) XML
2 13 (56.52%) XSLT
2 13 (56.52%) J2EE
3 10 (43.48%) Web Services
4 7 (30.43%) Servlets
5 6 (26.09%) JAXB
5 6 (26.09%) Middleware
5 6 (26.09%) TopLink
6 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 2 (8.70%) WinForms
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) UML
2 13 (56.52%) OOD
2 13 (56.52%) Web Development
3 4 (17.39%) Release Management
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Content Management
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) Information Management
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (30.43%) C++
4 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
1 13 (56.52%) Sun
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft