The table below looks at the statistics for Bazaar 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 Bazaar over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GNU Bazaar (bzr)
Rank 577 581 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Bazaar 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.030% 0.032% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
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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
6566 6327 4961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.35% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4244 4116 3191
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 115 137
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.82 £31.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.69 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

Bazaar
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Bazaar Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bazaar
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bazaar Daily Rate Trend in England

Bazaar
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Bazaar Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bazaar
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 Bazaar within the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
South East - 2 £350 -
London - - - - 1
Bazaar
UK

Bazaar
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bazaar 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 Bazaar.

1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Bourne shell
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) BitKeeper
4 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu

Bazaar
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bazaar 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 Bazaar. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
3 1 (25.00%) BitKeeper
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) YUI
2 1 (25.00%) script.aculo.us
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) MooTools
2 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Borland
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu