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 28 January 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.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AccuRev
Rank 551 528 521
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 6 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.025% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.054% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£214 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 -
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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
20941 20363 19274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 45.67% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12460 11591 10375
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 918 910 1252
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 28 January 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
London - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (84.00%) Java
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 19 (76.00%) XML
3 19 (76.00%) HTML
4 15 (60.00%) J2EE
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) XSLT
5 13 (52.00%) UML
5 13 (52.00%) OOD
5 13 (52.00%) Sun
5 13 (52.00%) Sun Certification
5 13 (52.00%) Web Development
6 12 (48.00%) Web Services
7 11 (44.00%) UNIX
7 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) TopLink
9 7 (28.00%) Servlets
9 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
9 7 (28.00%) C++
9 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (24.00%) Middleware
10 6 (24.00%) JAXB
10 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 5 (20.00%) .NET
12 4 (16.00%) Linux
12 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
12 4 (16.00%) Release Management

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Release Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) XML
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) J2EE
3 13 (52.00%) XSLT
4 12 (48.00%) Web Services
5 8 (32.00%) TopLink
6 7 (28.00%) Servlets
7 6 (24.00%) Middleware
7 6 (24.00%) JAXB
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 2 (8.00%) PrimeFaces
9 2 (8.00%) HTML5
9 2 (8.00%) REST
9 2 (8.00%) SOAP
9 2 (8.00%) WinForms
9 2 (8.00%) JSF
10 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) UML
2 13 (52.00%) OOD
2 13 (52.00%) Web Development
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Content Management
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
1 13 (52.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft