The first table below looks at the demand for FxCop 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 FxCop over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Development Applications 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft FxCop
Rank 584 - 561
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FxCop 6 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% - 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.094% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
Average daily rate £438 - £303
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 - £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6350 4965 5463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.37% 11.52% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4136 3199 3248
Average daily rate £375 £399 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.01% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 132 194
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.01 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
FxCop
UK

FxCop
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FxCop across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FxCop Jobs Demand Trend in England

FxCop
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FxCop across the England region.

FxCop Daily Rate Trend in England

FxCop
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FxCop across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

FxCop Daily Rate Histogram in England

FxCop
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FxCop across the England region.

FxCop Hourly Rate Trend in England

FxCop
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 FxCop within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 4 - -
London - 1 £575 - 5
North West - - - -
FxCop
UK

FxCop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FxCop 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 FxCop.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSL
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) POCO
3 4 (66.67%) Code Coverage
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) LINQ
3 4 (66.67%) StyleCop
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) VBScript
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (16.67%) Front Office
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative

FxCop
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FxCop 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 FxCop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) StyleCop
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Moq
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) dotTrace
3 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Front Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) XSL
2 5 (83.33%) XSLT
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) POCO
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) StructureMap
5 1 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Code Coverage
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase