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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeMarker
Rank 566 565 531
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 14 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.021% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.079% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £265 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £324
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
13710 13844 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.08% 26.94% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8967 9039 7570
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 211 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +10 14 £375 -3.84% 3
South East - - - - 1
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UK

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (68.75%) Spring
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) MongoDB
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 7 (43.75%) JSP
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Internet
6 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Apache
6 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
6 6 (37.50%) Mockito
6 6 (37.50%) Memcached
6 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 6 (37.50%) Redis
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (37.50%) Play Framework
6 6 (37.50%) TestNG
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (37.50%) Ehcache
6 6 (37.50%) RESTful
6 6 (37.50%) Scala

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MongoDB
2 6 (37.50%) Redis
2 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) TestNG
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
1 6 (37.50%) Mockito
1 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 6 (37.50%) Liquibase
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 8 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) JSP
5 6 (37.50%) Memcached
5 6 (37.50%) Ehcache
5 6 (37.50%) RESTful
5 6 (37.50%) Play Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 2 (12.50%) XSD
9 2 (12.50%) JMS
9 2 (12.50%) JSON
9 2 (12.50%) Struts
9 2 (12.50%) Struts2
10 1 (6.25%) Haml
10 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (18.75%) Social Network
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Sybase