The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeMarker
Rank 557 536 553
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 5 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.039% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.14% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £314
% change year-on-year
- -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13307 14069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.90% 28.55% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8978 8639 8735
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 265 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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UK

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
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 29 July 2014. 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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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 -9 5 £300 -11.11% 2
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1
FreeMarker
UK

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Subversion
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
3 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
5 5 (45.45%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Content Management
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) JSP
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
7 3 (27.27%) OOCSS
7 3 (27.27%) Mocha
7 3 (27.27%) Grunt
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Social Network
7 3 (27.27%) Google

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) OpenCms
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Jetty
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (27.27%) Mocha
4 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
4 3 (27.27%) Grunt
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) Hudson
5 2 (18.18%) Subclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) jMock
5 2 (18.18%) TestNG
5 2 (18.18%) EasyMock
5 2 (18.18%) Ant
5 2 (18.18%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Log4j
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 4 (36.36%) JSP
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 3 (27.27%) OOCSS
5 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Ehcache
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
5 2 (18.18%) GWT
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) JDBC
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) SiteMesh
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Social Network
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 1 (9.09%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Content Management
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) AOP
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Facebook