The first table below looks at the demand for Memory Management 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 Memory Management 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
Memory Management
Rank 543 428 540
Rank change year-on-year
-115 +112
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 47 75 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.17% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.24% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 22
Average daily rate £420 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £291 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.17% -10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Memory Management
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Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Memory Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Memory Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Memory Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Memory Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Memory Management
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 Memory Management 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
London -39 28 £425 -15.00% 12
South East -21 12 £302 +5.13%
East of England - 5 £410 - 1
South West -22 2 £325 +27.45% 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
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Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 71 (60.17%) OO
2 48 (40.68%) Multithreading
3 45 (38.14%) Linux
4 37 (31.36%) C
4 37 (31.36%) Java
4 37 (31.36%) JavaScript
5 32 (27.12%) HTML
5 32 (27.12%) Apple iOS
6 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
7 30 (25.42%) iOS Development
8 28 (23.73%) MVC
9 27 (22.88%) CSS
10 26 (22.03%) HTML5
10 26 (22.03%) Scrum
11 25 (21.19%) C#
11 25 (21.19%) Subversion
12 24 (20.34%) TDD
13 23 (19.49%) Web Services
13 23 (19.49%) Objective-C
14 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (17.80%) .NET
15 21 (17.80%) UNIX
16 20 (16.95%) Ajax
17 19 (16.10%) Xcode
17 19 (16.10%) Banking
17 19 (16.10%) iPhone
17 19 (16.10%) C++
17 19 (16.10%) iPad
17 19 (16.10%) CSS3
18 18 (15.25%) OOP

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.24%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) Node.js
4 2 (1.69%) Apache
4 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.85%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) Simulink
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.85%) RMDS
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) HTTP
2 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.39%) HTTPS
2 4 (3.39%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.69%) SSL
3 2 (1.69%) AMQP
4 1 (0.85%) CTI
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.63%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.69%) OLAP
4 2 (1.69%) SQLite
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Subversion
2 19 (16.10%) Xcode
3 18 (15.25%) Git (software)
4 15 (12.71%) NUnit
4 15 (12.71%) GoogleTest
5 14 (11.86%) CppUnit
6 13 (11.02%) Ant
6 13 (11.02%) ClearCase
7 12 (10.17%) Rational Rose
8 6 (5.08%) Maven
8 6 (5.08%) JIRA
9 5 (4.24%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (3.39%) jMock
10 4 (3.39%) Mockito
11 3 (2.54%) PhoneGap
12 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.69%) CodeRush
General
1 19 (16.10%) Banking
2 14 (11.86%) Games
3 11 (9.32%) Finance
4 8 (6.78%) Front Office
5 6 (5.08%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.39%) Retail
7 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.54%) Advertising
7 3 (2.54%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Automotive
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 93 (78.81%) Developer
2 27 (22.88%) iOS Developer
3 18 (15.25%) C# Developer
4 12 (10.17%) Android Developer
4 12 (10.17%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.32%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (7.63%) WPF Developer
7 8 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.93%) C Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) User Experience Developer
11 3 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.54%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.54%) C++ Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.54%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.54%) iPhone Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.12%) HTML
2 27 (22.88%) CSS
3 26 (22.03%) HTML5
4 23 (19.49%) Web Services
5 21 (17.80%) .NET
6 20 (16.95%) Ajax
7 19 (16.10%) CSS3
8 18 (15.25%) JSON
9 17 (14.41%) jQuery
10 15 (12.71%) XML
10 15 (12.71%) Motif
11 14 (11.86%) Zepto.js
11 14 (11.86%) YUI
11 14 (11.86%) Dojo
11 14 (11.86%) DOM
12 13 (11.02%) iOS SDK
12 13 (11.02%) REST
13 12 (10.17%) WPF
14 9 (7.63%) Cocoa
14 9 (7.63%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) iPhone
1 19 (16.10%) iPad
2 18 (15.25%) Derivative
3 16 (13.56%) Computer Science
4 12 (10.17%) W3C
5 9 (7.63%) Open Source
5 9 (7.63%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.78%) Augmented Reality
7 5 (4.24%) Social Media
7 5 (4.24%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
8 4 (3.39%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.39%) Market Risk
8 4 (3.39%) Wiki
9 3 (2.54%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (2.54%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.69%) Social Network
10 2 (1.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (38.14%) Linux
2 32 (27.12%) Apple iOS
3 21 (17.80%) UNIX
4 18 (15.25%) Android
5 7 (5.93%) Windows
6 4 (3.39%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (60.17%) OO
2 48 (40.68%) Multithreading
3 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
4 30 (25.42%) iOS Development
5 28 (23.73%) MVC
6 26 (22.03%) Scrum
7 24 (20.34%) TDD
8 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (15.25%) OOP
9 18 (15.25%) OOD
9 18 (15.25%) Configuration Management
10 16 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (13.56%) UML
11 15 (12.71%) Project Management
11 15 (12.71%) Integration Testing
12 14 (11.86%) Low Latency
12 14 (11.86%) Android Development
13 13 (11.02%) Use Case
14 12 (10.17%) Progressive Enhancement
14 12 (10.17%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.36%) C
1 37 (31.36%) Java
1 37 (31.36%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.19%) C#
3 23 (19.49%) Objective-C
4 19 (16.10%) C++
5 12 (10.17%) SQL
6 7 (5.93%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.93%) Python
6 7 (5.93%) Perl
7 6 (5.08%) PHP
8 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.39%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.69%) VB
10 2 (1.69%) Lua
10 2 (1.69%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.85%) VB6
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.17%) Section 508
2 1 (0.85%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.85%) Puppet
1 1 (0.85%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Yahoo!
2 12 (10.17%) Google
3 11 (9.32%) Facebook
3 11 (9.32%) Twitter
4 9 (7.63%) Apple
5 6 (5.08%) Oracle
5 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.24%) hybris
6 5 (4.24%) Endeca
6 5 (4.24%) Interwoven
6 5 (4.24%) Stellent
7 4 (3.39%) Coverity
8 3 (2.54%) Intel
9 2 (1.69%) Sencha
10 1 (0.85%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.85%) Freescale
10 1 (0.85%) Netbiscuits
10 1 (0.85%) Kony
10 1 (0.85%) Volantis
10 1 (0.85%) Informatica
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