The table below looks at the statistics for FishEye 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 FishEye over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian FishEye
Rank 579 561 546
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Contract jobs citing FishEye 16 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
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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
6961 6403 5487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.51% 12.97% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 4188 3509
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 134 135
Average hourly rate £38.25 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

FishEye
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FishEye Jobs Demand Trend in England

FishEye
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FishEye Daily Rate Trend in England

FishEye
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 FishEye within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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 +3 14 £450 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
North West - 1 - -
FishEye
UK

FishEye
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FishEye 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 FishEye.

1 21 (84.00%) JIRA
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) Python
3 17 (68.00%) Perl
3 17 (68.00%) Atlassian
4 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (60.00%) Banking
5 14 (56.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (52.00%) Confluence
6 13 (52.00%) ClearCase
7 12 (48.00%) Java
7 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (44.00%) UNIX
8 11 (44.00%) Finance
9 10 (40.00%) BMC
9 10 (40.00%) TDD
9 10 (40.00%) BladeLogic
9 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (32.00%) Maven
10 8 (32.00%) HTML
11 7 (28.00%) Solaris
11 7 (28.00%) JBoss
11 7 (28.00%) SQL
11 7 (28.00%) Remedy
11 7 (28.00%) VMware
11 7 (28.00%) Service Management
11 7 (28.00%) Project Management
11 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking

FishEye
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FishEye 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 FishEye. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (52.00%) Confluence
2 7 (28.00%) JBoss
3 6 (24.00%) Jetty
4 4 (16.00%) Apache
4 4 (16.00%) Node.js
5 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (12.00%) nginx
6 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
2 3 (12.00%) DMZ
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) JIRA
2 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (56.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (52.00%) ClearCase
5 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (32.00%) Maven
7 7 (28.00%) Subversion
8 6 (24.00%) Gradle
8 6 (24.00%) Artifactory
9 5 (20.00%) IntelliJ
10 4 (16.00%) Selenium
11 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
11 3 (12.00%) PVCS
11 3 (12.00%) JMeter
11 3 (12.00%) CruiseControl
11 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (12.00%) Ant
11 3 (12.00%) Mercurial
11 3 (12.00%) Hudson
11 3 (12.00%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (60.00%) Banking
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Games
5 2 (8.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Release Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Tools Developer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Release Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) Java EE
4 3 (12.00%) LAMP
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) JMS
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.00%) XML-RPC
6 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) EJB
6 1 (4.00%) Java RMI
6 1 (4.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) CMDB
2 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.00%) Tandem
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
4 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (16.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Service Management
3 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (24.00%) BDD
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Perl
1 17 (68.00%) Python
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 4 (16.00%) Ruby
7 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (12.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (12.00%) vCloud
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) BladeLogic
2 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Puppet
4 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (12.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (4.00%) logstash
5 1 (4.00%) yum
5 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Atlassian
2 10 (40.00%) BMC
3 7 (28.00%) Remedy
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Sun
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Google
5 3 (12.00%) Perforce
6 2 (8.00%) InterSystems
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Adobe
7 1 (4.00%) Splunk
7 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.00%) SaltStack