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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeMarker
Rank 619 615 608
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 9 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.12% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 6
Median daily rate £550 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+54.54% -
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
15180 15229 14176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.25% 28.64% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10607 10513 9128
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 £303 £290 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 262 195
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 £20.85 £17.50 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -23 9 £550 +25.00% 4
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FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML5
2 15 (83.33%) CSS3
3 12 (66.67%) Velocity
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) JSON
6 9 (50.00%) Ajax
6 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (44.44%) Java
8 7 (38.89%) Handlebars
9 6 (33.33%) Grunt
9 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) Apache
9 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (33.33%) TDD
10 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
10 5 (27.78%) Mustache
10 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
10 5 (27.78%) gulp
11 4 (22.22%) Play Framework
11 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
11 4 (22.22%) Scalatra
11 4 (22.22%) Scala
11 4 (22.22%) Smarty
11 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (22.22%) Groovy

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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Grunt
2 5 (27.78%) gulp
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Mocha
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) JSUnit
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) UI Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) HTML5
2 15 (83.33%) CSS3
3 12 (66.67%) Velocity
4 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) JSON
6 9 (50.00%) Ajax
6 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) Handlebars
8 5 (27.78%) Mustache
9 4 (22.22%) Grails
9 4 (22.22%) J2EE
9 4 (22.22%) Play Framework
9 4 (22.22%) Scalatra
9 4 (22.22%) Smarty
10 3 (16.67%) Node.js
11 2 (11.11%) LESS
11 2 (11.11%) OOCSS
11 2 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Groovy
4 4 (22.22%) Scala
5 2 (11.11%) AWK
5 2 (11.11%) Korn
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) sed
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) ES6
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Murex