The table below looks at the statistics for Basecamp 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 Basecamp over the 3 months to 23 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basecamp
Rank 579 550 538
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -12
Contract jobs citing Basecamp 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.41% 0.50% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
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£325 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1935 1197 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.63% 2.54% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1256 773 371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 17
Average hourly rate £21.56 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £46.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%

Basecamp
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Basecamp Jobs Demand Trend in England

Basecamp
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Basecamp Daily Rate Trend in England

Basecamp
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basecamp across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Basecamp Daily Rate Histogram in England

Basecamp
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 Basecamp within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +10 8 £325 - 1
South East - - - -
Basecamp
UK

Basecamp
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp.

1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Google
1 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) Trac
2 8 (80.00%) Google Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
4 1 (10.00%) SEO
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) QA

Basecamp
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 8 (80.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Google