The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 517 474 480
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +6
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 52 65 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 29
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£425 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14509 14618 12720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.42% 31.41% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9039 9043 7775
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 596 717
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in England

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in England

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Histogram in England

Inversion of Control
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Inversion of Control Hourly Rate Trend in England

Inversion of Control
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 Inversion of Control within the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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 +6 34 £425 +3.34% 11
South East -20 10 £400 +3.22% 13
Yorkshire -2 4 £475 +63.79% 4
East of England - 2 £281 - 3
South West -15 1 £210 -23.63% 3
North West -16 1 £408 -9.44% 14
West Midlands - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - - 2
Inversion of Control
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Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 109 (74.15%) .NET
2 98 (66.67%) C#
3 93 (63.27%) TDD
4 83 (56.46%) MVC
5 74 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 67 (45.58%) Microsoft
7 67 (45.58%) .NET Framework
8 61 (41.50%) JavaScript
9 59 (40.14%) WCF
10 57 (38.78%) SQL
11 54 (36.73%) HTML
11 54 (36.73%) CSS
12 53 (36.05%) ASP.NET
13 48 (32.65%) Web Services
14 47 (31.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (31.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 40 (27.21%) BDD
16 39 (26.53%) jQuery
17 37 (25.17%) OO
18 34 (23.13%) XML
18 34 (23.13%) HTML5
19 32 (21.77%) NUnit
19 32 (21.77%) T-SQL
20 30 (20.41%) SOA
21 29 (19.73%) KnockoutJS
22 28 (19.05%) Scrum
23 27 (18.37%) Dependency Injection
23 27 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
24 26 (17.69%) Domain-Driven Design

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.16%) CMS
2 11 (7.48%) IIS
3 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.76%) EPiServer CMS
4 5 (3.40%) Node.js
4 5 (3.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.04%) Jetty
5 3 (2.04%) Apache
6 2 (1.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.40%) PaaS
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (3.40%) ElastiCache
3 5 (3.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (1.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.08%) MySQL
5 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) Big Data
8 1 (0.68%) SQLite
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (21.77%) NUnit
2 21 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (13.61%) SpecFlow
4 19 (12.93%) MSTest
5 16 (10.88%) MSBuild
6 15 (10.20%) Git (software)
7 14 (9.52%) Moq
8 12 (8.16%) StyleCop
8 12 (8.16%) ReSharper
8 12 (8.16%) Visual Studio
9 11 (7.48%) Subversion
9 11 (7.48%) NCover
9 11 (7.48%) NDepend
10 9 (6.12%) ProC
11 7 (4.76%) TeamCity
11 7 (4.76%) Maven
11 7 (4.76%) Ant
12 6 (4.08%) JIRA
12 6 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
12 6 (4.08%) NuGet
General
1 21 (14.29%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Banking
3 11 (7.48%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.72%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.36%) Back Office
5 2 (1.36%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 123 (83.67%) Developer
2 46 (31.29%) .NET Developer
3 34 (23.13%) C# Developer
4 25 (17.01%) Senior Developer
5 21 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (9.52%) Architect
8 13 (8.84%) Agile .NET Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Technical Leader
11 6 (4.08%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Development Manager
12 5 (3.40%) CRM Architect
13 4 (2.72%) Android Developer
13 4 (2.72%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 4 (2.72%) PHP Zend Developer
13 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Developer
13 4 (2.72%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (74.15%) .NET
2 67 (45.58%) .NET Framework
3 59 (40.14%) WCF
4 54 (36.73%) HTML
4 54 (36.73%) CSS
5 53 (36.05%) ASP.NET
6 48 (32.65%) Web Services
7 47 (31.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (31.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 39 (26.53%) jQuery
9 34 (23.13%) XML
9 34 (23.13%) HTML5
10 29 (19.73%) KnockoutJS
11 26 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (17.01%) Unity DI Container
13 24 (16.33%) LINQ
14 21 (14.29%) WPF
14 21 (14.29%) Ajax
15 19 (12.93%) NHibernate
15 19 (12.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Derivative
2 12 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.80%) Open Source
3 10 (6.80%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (6.80%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.40%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.72%) Equities
7 3 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.36%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.36%) Tandem
9 1 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.56%) Windows
2 6 (4.08%) UNIX
3 4 (2.72%) Android
4 3 (2.04%) Linux
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (63.27%) TDD
2 83 (56.46%) MVC
3 74 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (27.21%) BDD
5 37 (25.17%) OO
6 30 (20.41%) SOA
7 28 (19.05%) Scrum
8 27 (18.37%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (17.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 20 (13.61%) OOP
11 18 (12.24%) Software Engineering
12 16 (10.88%) CRM
13 13 (8.84%) MVVM
13 13 (8.84%) ATDD
14 12 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (7.48%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 11 (7.48%) E-Commerce
15 11 (7.48%) Project Management
15 11 (7.48%) Unit Testing
16 10 (6.80%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (66.67%) C#
2 61 (41.50%) JavaScript
3 57 (38.78%) SQL
4 32 (21.77%) T-SQL
5 25 (17.01%) Java
6 12 (8.16%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.80%) Groovy
8 8 (5.44%) PHP
9 7 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.76%) C++
9 7 (4.76%) Scala
10 5 (3.40%) C
11 4 (2.72%) VC++
11 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.04%) XQuery
12 3 (2.04%) XPath
12 3 (2.04%) PHP5
13 2 (1.36%) Clojure
13 2 (1.36%) XAML
13 2 (1.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (6.80%) Degree
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) VCP4
5 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) EMIR
2 2 (1.36%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 67 (45.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (6.80%) Infragistics
4 7 (4.76%) EPiServer
5 6 (4.08%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.72%) Zend
6 4 (2.72%) Telerik
7 3 (2.04%) Reuters
7 3 (2.04%) Red Gate
7 3 (2.04%) Siebel
8 2 (1.36%) Twitter
8 2 (1.36%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.36%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) Sybase
9 1 (0.68%) Calypso
9 1 (0.68%) CODA
9 1 (0.68%) Syncfusion
9 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
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