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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AccuRev
Rank 569 559 546
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 19 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.002% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 0.005% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 15
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£303 - £330
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 - -
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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
23957 22170 24004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.08% 46.10% 46.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14152 12856 12756
Average daily rate £396 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.26%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1164 1048 1259
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AccuRev across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

AccuRev Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 October 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
East of England -10 16 £288 -
London - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
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AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) XML
4 13 (52.00%) J2EE
5 11 (44.00%) XSLT
6 10 (40.00%) UNIX
6 10 (40.00%) .NET
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) UML
7 9 (36.00%) OOD
7 9 (36.00%) Sun
7 9 (36.00%) Sun Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Web Development
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) Servlets
10 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (24.00%) SOA
10 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (24.00%) C++
10 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
11 5 (20.00%) Open Source
11 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (20.00%) JIRA
11 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Release Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 13 (52.00%) J2EE
3 11 (44.00%) XSLT
4 10 (40.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) Servlets
7 3 (12.00%) JAXB
7 3 (12.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) TopLink
7 3 (12.00%) WinForms
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery
8 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) XHTML
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) WURFL
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) UML
2 9 (36.00%) OOD
2 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 6 (24.00%) SOA
3 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Information Management
4 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Release Management
5 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Content Management
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (24.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Sun Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
1 9 (36.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft