The table below looks at the statistics for FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker over the 3 months to 23 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeMarker
Rank 564 529 556
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +27
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 15 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.064% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.13% -2.69%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14164 14098 14919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.00% 29.27% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9322 9291 9042
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 235 364
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.61 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

FreeMarker
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FreeMarker across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FreeMarker Jobs Demand Trend in England

FreeMarker
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FreeMarker Daily Rate Trend in England

FreeMarker
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

FreeMarker Daily Rate Histogram in England

FreeMarker
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FreeMarker Hourly Rate Trend in England

FreeMarker
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 FreeMarker within the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 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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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
London +8 14 £350 +20.68% 5
Yorkshire -1 1 £300 -5.13% 3
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
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FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (78.95%) Hibernate
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) Struts
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 8 (42.11%) Ant
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Subversion
5 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Struts2
6 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
6 7 (36.84%) XSD
7 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
7 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 6 (31.58%) Social Network
7 6 (31.58%) Velocity
8 5 (26.32%) JSON
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Sybase

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) OpenCms
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Ant
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
2 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
3 4 (21.05%) Maven
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 3 (15.79%) MyEclipse
4 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.79%) Bugzilla
4 3 (15.79%) NetBeans
4 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
5 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Gradle
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Hybris Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (78.95%) Hibernate
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Struts
5 8 (42.11%) Spring MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Struts2
6 7 (36.84%) XSD
7 6 (31.58%) Velocity
8 5 (26.32%) JMS
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax
8 5 (26.32%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) J2EE
10 3 (15.79%) JDBC
10 3 (15.79%) XSL
10 3 (15.79%) ODBC
10 3 (15.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Social Network
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
1 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) BPEL
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Sybase
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) hybris
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