The table below looks at the statistics for AccuRev skills 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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland AccuRev
Rank 569 555 515
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -40
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 14 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate
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£383 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.36
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 - £33.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 - £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £36.36
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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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6485 6290 4865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.96% 12.75% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4269 4149 3117
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 140 143
Average hourly rate £37.27 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £31.00 £23.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.63 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

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 Development Applications 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 28 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
East of England +13 10 £375 -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
South East - 1 £425 -
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AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (83.33%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 16 (66.67%) Java
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) J2EE
5 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (45.83%) Web Services
6 11 (45.83%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
8 8 (33.33%) IBM
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) TopLink
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) Perl
9 7 (29.17%) UNIX
10 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 6 (25.00%) WebFOCUS
10 6 (25.00%) JSF
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) REST
10 6 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
11 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
11 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (20.83%) SDLC
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
11 5 (20.83%) .NET
11 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.83%) Middleware

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) WebFOCUS
3 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (16.67%) DB2
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) JMeter
2 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Report Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C Developer
7 2 (8.33%) MI Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 12 (50.00%) J2EE
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) SOAP
5 7 (29.17%) TopLink
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) JSF
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 6 (25.00%) REST
6 6 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
7 5 (20.83%) .NET
7 5 (20.83%) Middleware
8 4 (16.67%) Struts
8 4 (16.67%) JSP
9 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) JDBC
9 3 (12.50%) Servlets
9 3 (12.50%) JMS
10 2 (8.33%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) APACS
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) AIX
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) User Stories
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (12.50%) C
7 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe