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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian FishEye
Rank 571 577 545
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Contract jobs citing FishEye 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £545 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
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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
7487 6534 5697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.12% 12.93% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5005 4276 3726
Average daily rate £410 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 124
Average hourly rate £37.75 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.04 £50.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 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 +9 10 £450 -10.00% 1
North West - 4 £488 -
Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
North East - 2 £475 -
FishEye
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FishEye
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 33 (94.29%) JIRA
2 27 (77.14%) Windows
3 25 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 23 (65.71%) Linux
4 23 (65.71%) Python
4 23 (65.71%) Perl
5 21 (60.00%) UNIX
6 20 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (51.43%) Confluence
7 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (48.57%) Finance
9 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
10 15 (42.86%) ClearCase
10 15 (42.86%) HTML
10 15 (42.86%) Atlassian
11 14 (40.00%) Banking
11 14 (40.00%) Maven
11 14 (40.00%) Java
12 13 (37.14%) JBoss
12 13 (37.14%) VMware
13 11 (31.43%) SQL
14 10 (28.57%) PHP
14 10 (28.57%) MySQL
14 10 (28.57%) Apache
14 10 (28.57%) BMC
14 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
14 10 (28.57%) Subversion
14 10 (28.57%) BladeLogic
14 10 (28.57%) Ruby
14 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu

FishEye
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (51.43%) Confluence
2 13 (37.14%) JBoss
3 10 (28.57%) Apache
3 10 (28.57%) Node.js
4 5 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (14.29%) Jetty
4 5 (14.29%) nginx
4 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) GitHub
2 5 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (11.43%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 5 (14.29%) VPN
1 5 (14.29%) DMZ
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) Redis
3 4 (11.43%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (94.29%) JIRA
2 25 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 20 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
5 15 (42.86%) ClearCase
6 14 (40.00%) Maven
7 10 (28.57%) Selenium
7 10 (28.57%) Subversion
8 8 (22.86%) Gradle
8 8 (22.86%) Artifactory
9 6 (17.14%) JUnit
10 5 (14.29%) PVCS
10 5 (14.29%) JMeter
10 5 (14.29%) CruiseControl
10 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
10 5 (14.29%) IntelliJ
10 5 (14.29%) Ant
10 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
10 5 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (14.29%) PhantomJS
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (11.43%) Retail
5 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Release Management Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Release Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Tools Developer
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Release Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) Java EE
2 9 (25.71%) jQuery
3 5 (14.29%) HTML5
3 5 (14.29%) Spring
3 5 (14.29%) J2EE
3 5 (14.29%) EJB
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) JMS
3 5 (14.29%) LAMP
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) Struts
4 4 (11.43%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
6 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) CMDB
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Tandem
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
3 21 (60.00%) UNIX
4 10 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 10 (28.57%) CentOS
5 9 (25.71%) Solaris
6 5 (14.29%) Fedora
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (28.57%) DevOps
3 8 (22.86%) BDD
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Service Management
4 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Release Management
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Open Source
6 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
7 4 (11.43%) Fund Management
7 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.57%) OOP
8 3 (8.57%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Perl
1 23 (65.71%) Python
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Ruby
4 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 10 (28.57%) PHP
5 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
6 8 (22.86%) C++
7 3 (8.57%) C
7 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (14.29%) VirtualBox
1 5 (14.29%) vCloud
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
2 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Puppet
1 10 (28.57%) BladeLogic
2 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (14.29%) yum
2 5 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 5 (14.29%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Atlassian
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) BMC
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.00%) Remedy
5 5 (14.29%) InterSystems
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Sun
5 5 (14.29%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) Google
5 5 (14.29%) Splunk
5 5 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe