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 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeMarker
Rank 570 574 547
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 18 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.018% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.062% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 15
Average daily rate
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£305 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £265
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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
15388 14454 14542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.61% 28.25% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 9346 9520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 195 255
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 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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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 10 £440 +35.38%
South East - 4 £275 - 1
East of England - 4 £275 -
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UK

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 22 (64.71%) HTML
3 21 (61.76%) Java
3 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (58.82%) TDD
5 19 (55.88%) CSS
6 17 (50.00%) jQuery
7 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
8 14 (41.18%) Spring
8 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
9 13 (38.24%) MVC
10 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
11 11 (32.35%) JIRA
11 11 (32.35%) Subversion
12 9 (26.47%) Internet
12 9 (26.47%) Scrum
12 9 (26.47%) BDD
12 9 (26.47%) MongoDB
12 9 (26.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (23.53%) HTML5
13 8 (23.53%) Grunt
13 8 (23.53%) Magnolia
13 8 (23.53%) Content Management
13 8 (23.53%) CMS
14 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
14 7 (20.59%) OO
14 7 (20.59%) Apache
14 7 (20.59%) JUnit
14 7 (20.59%) TestNG

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
2 8 (23.53%) CMS
2 8 (23.53%) Magnolia
3 7 (20.59%) Apache
3 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.59%) Redis
2 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (32.35%) Subversion
2 11 (32.35%) JIRA
3 8 (23.53%) Grunt
4 7 (20.59%) Liquibase
4 7 (20.59%) TestNG
4 7 (20.59%) Jasmine
4 7 (20.59%) Maven
4 7 (20.59%) JUnit
4 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
4 7 (20.59%) Mockito
4 7 (20.59%) Mocha
5 6 (17.65%) Cucumber
6 5 (14.71%) Ant
7 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.94%) gulp
8 1 (2.94%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
1 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Web Developer
4 8 (23.53%) CMS Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
3 17 (50.00%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) Spring
5 12 (35.29%) Spring MVC
6 8 (23.53%) HTML5
7 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
7 7 (20.59%) Ehcache
7 7 (20.59%) RESTful
7 7 (20.59%) Memcached
7 7 (20.59%) CSS3
7 7 (20.59%) OOCSS
7 7 (20.59%) Play Framework
8 6 (17.65%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) XSD
9 5 (14.71%) JMS
9 5 (14.71%) JSON
9 5 (14.71%) JSP
9 5 (14.71%) Struts
9 5 (14.71%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Copywriting
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Social Network
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) BDD
4 9 (26.47%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (23.53%) Content Management
6 7 (20.59%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.82%) SMACSS
10 1 (2.94%) Kanban
10 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 7 (20.59%) Scala
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Sybase
2 1 (2.94%) Google