The table below looks at the statistics for concrete5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited concrete5 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
concrete5
Rank 630 637 615
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing concrete5 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.032% 0.011% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9419 9452 8967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.77% 18.12% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6225 6031 5370
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 291 402
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

concrete5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing concrete5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

concrete5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

concrete5
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing concrete5 across the England region.

concrete5 Daily Rate Trend in England

concrete5
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing concrete5 across the England region.

concrete5 Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing concrete5 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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concrete5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing concrete5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for concrete5.

1 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 3 (60.00%) WordPress
2 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (40.00%) Content Development
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Life Science
3 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Symfony
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

concrete5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 3 (60.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Content Development
1 2 (40.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe