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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeMarker
Rank 567 571 525
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -46
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 18 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.010% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.036% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 11
Average daily rate
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£355 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £275
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
14402 13879 13547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.91% 28.07% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9876 9038 8764
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 202 264
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 £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -5 14 £375 +25.00% 1
East of England - 4 £275 -
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UK

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (72.73%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) TDD
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
5 19 (57.58%) HTML
5 19 (57.58%) jQuery
6 17 (51.52%) Spring
7 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 16 (48.48%) Tomcat
8 15 (45.45%) CSS
8 15 (45.45%) MVC
9 14 (42.42%) Spring MVC
10 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
11 11 (33.33%) Subversion
12 10 (30.30%) Internet
12 10 (30.30%) BDD
13 9 (27.27%) Redis
13 9 (27.27%) Memcached
13 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
13 9 (27.27%) Mockito
13 9 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (27.27%) Play Framework
13 9 (27.27%) Liquibase
13 9 (27.27%) Apache Shiro
13 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (27.27%) Apache
13 9 (27.27%) JUnit
13 9 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (27.27%) Ehcache
13 9 (27.27%) RESTful

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 16 (48.48%) Tomcat
2 9 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (27.27%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) Magnolia
3 4 (12.12%) CMS
4 3 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 9 (27.27%) Redis
2 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) Subversion
3 9 (27.27%) JUnit
3 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 9 (27.27%) Mockito
3 9 (27.27%) TestNG
3 9 (27.27%) Liquibase
4 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
5 7 (21.21%) Jasmine
5 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
5 7 (21.21%) Grunt
5 7 (21.21%) Mocha
5 7 (21.21%) Maven
5 7 (21.21%) JIRA
6 5 (15.15%) Ant
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Publishing
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
1 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.12%) CMS Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
1 19 (57.58%) jQuery
2 17 (51.52%) Spring
3 15 (45.45%) CSS
4 14 (42.42%) Spring MVC
5 9 (27.27%) Ehcache
5 9 (27.27%) RESTful
5 9 (27.27%) Memcached
5 9 (27.27%) Play Framework
6 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
6 8 (24.24%) JSP
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
7 7 (21.21%) OOCSS
7 7 (21.21%) CSS3
8 6 (18.18%) XML
9 5 (15.15%) XSD
9 5 (15.15%) JMS
9 5 (15.15%) JSON
9 5 (15.15%) Struts
9 5 (15.15%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Copywriting
2 3 (9.09%) Social Network
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) TDD
3 15 (45.45%) MVC
4 10 (30.30%) BDD
5 9 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (24.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) OO
8 6 (18.18%) Web Development
8 6 (18.18%) SMACSS
9 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.12%) Content Management
11 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) Scala
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Sybase
2 1 (3.03%) Google