The table below looks at the statistics for FreeMarker skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeMarker over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeMarker
Rank 608 601 582
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 15 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.035% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.12% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Median daily rate £550 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.92% +18.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+77.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FreeMarker
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
14715 14476 13561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.50% 28.05% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10384 9930 8896
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 209 194
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.91 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.15 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

FreeMarker
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing FreeMarker as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeMarker within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -3 15 £550 +46.66%
FreeMarker
UK

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker.

1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) HTML5
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 13 (65.00%) Velocity
5 12 (60.00%) jQuery
6 11 (55.00%) Finance
7 10 (50.00%) Java
7 10 (50.00%) JSON
8 9 (45.00%) Ajax
8 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (40.00%) TDD
10 7 (35.00%) Apache
10 7 (35.00%) Handlebars
11 6 (30.00%) Grunt
11 6 (30.00%) Play Framework
11 6 (30.00%) Scala
11 6 (30.00%) SQL
11 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (25.00%) J2EE
12 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 5 (25.00%) Mustache
12 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
12 5 (25.00%) gulp
13 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 4 (20.00%) Scalatra
13 4 (20.00%) Smarty

FreeMarker
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 7 (35.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Liferay
4 1 (5.00%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Grunt
2 5 (25.00%) gulp
3 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Mocha
4 2 (10.00%) Mockito
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) JSUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Liquibase
5 1 (5.00%) TestNG
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) UI Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) HTML5
3 15 (75.00%) CSS3
4 13 (65.00%) Velocity
5 12 (60.00%) jQuery
6 10 (50.00%) JSON
7 9 (45.00%) Ajax
7 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (35.00%) Handlebars
9 6 (30.00%) Play Framework
10 5 (25.00%) J2EE
10 5 (25.00%) Mustache
11 4 (20.00%) Grails
11 4 (20.00%) Scalatra
11 4 (20.00%) Smarty
12 3 (15.00%) Node.js
12 3 (15.00%) Sass
13 2 (10.00%) LESS
13 2 (10.00%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Scala
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) AWK
5 2 (10.00%) Korn
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) sed
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Murex