The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank 546 538 561
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 34 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.050% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £308 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.98% -29.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £279 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £528 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £308 -
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
13987 14091 14789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.90% 29.28% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9268 9363 8950
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 232 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.63 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in England

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Regular Expression Daily Rate Trend in England

Regular Expression
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Regular Expression across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Regular Expression Daily Rate Histogram in England

Regular Expression
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Regular Expression Hourly Rate Trend in England

Regular Expression
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 Regular Expression within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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 +13 11 £425 +52.32% 8
South East -4 10 £438 -20.45% 2
North West -12 9 £300 -1.96% 1
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Regular Expression
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 39 (59.09%) Linux
2 33 (50.00%) SQL
3 30 (45.45%) Apache
4 28 (42.42%) Perl
5 24 (36.36%) UNIX
6 23 (34.85%) Windows
6 23 (34.85%) PHP
7 22 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 22 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 20 (30.30%) MySQL
9 17 (25.76%) Oracle
10 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 16 (24.24%) Change Management
10 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
10 16 (24.24%) Splunk
11 14 (21.21%) Firewall
11 14 (21.21%) ITIL
11 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
11 14 (21.21%) CheckPoint
11 14 (21.21%) IBM
12 13 (19.70%) VPN
12 13 (19.70%) Cisco
12 13 (19.70%) Internet
13 12 (18.18%) SUSE
13 12 (18.18%) VMware
13 12 (18.18%) Citrix
13 12 (18.18%) AIX
13 12 (18.18%) DB2
13 12 (18.18%) IIS
13 12 (18.18%) NetScaler

Regular Expression
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (45.45%) Apache
2 12 (18.18%) IIS
3 10 (15.15%) Moodle
4 4 (6.06%) CMS
4 4 (6.06%) uWSGI
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 14 (21.21%) Firewall
3 13 (19.70%) VPN
3 13 (19.70%) Internet
4 12 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (18.18%) VLAN
4 12 (18.18%) Network Security
4 12 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 11 (16.67%) DNS
5 11 (16.67%) SAN
5 11 (16.67%) BGP
6 10 (15.15%) SSH
6 10 (15.15%) IPsec
7 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.03%) HTTP
8 2 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) MySQL
2 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 12 (18.18%) DB2
4 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.03%) SQLPlus
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.52%) MS Access
8 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.67%) Subversion
3 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) Grunt
General
1 7 (10.61%) Marketing
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (10.61%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Moodle Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Development Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) jQuery
2 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) CSS
3 8 (12.12%) Ajax
4 7 (10.61%) HTML5
4 7 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (9.09%) ODBC
6 4 (6.06%) Ext JS
6 4 (6.06%) CSS3
6 4 (6.06%) WSGI
7 3 (4.55%) LESS
7 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (4.55%) .NET
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.03%) Middleware
8 2 (3.03%) XHTML
8 2 (3.03%) RSS
8 2 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) E-Learning
2 7 (10.61%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.09%) VLE
4 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.06%) W3C
5 4 (6.06%) User Experience
5 4 (6.06%) Learning Management System
6 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Linux
2 24 (36.36%) UNIX
3 23 (34.85%) Windows
4 12 (18.18%) SUSE
4 12 (18.18%) AIX
4 12 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
5 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (13.64%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Change Management
2 14 (21.21%) ITIL
3 12 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 12 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 11 (16.67%) Analytics
4 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 10 (15.15%) Information Security
5 10 (15.15%) Performance Testing
6 9 (13.64%) Migration
7 7 (10.61%) Line Management
7 7 (10.61%) Service Management
8 6 (9.09%) Web Analytics
9 5 (7.58%) CRM
9 5 (7.58%) Content Management
10 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.06%) SEO
10 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.06%) OOP
10 4 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) SQL
2 28 (42.42%) Perl
3 23 (34.85%) PHP
4 22 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 11 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.15%) sed
7 6 (9.09%) Python
8 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (1.52%) CCSA
2 1 (1.52%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) vSphere
2 11 (16.67%) FreeRADIUS
3 9 (13.64%) Firmware
4 6 (9.09%) Shibboleth
5 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.03%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Oracle
2 16 (24.24%) Splunk
3 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
3 14 (21.21%) CheckPoint
3 14 (21.21%) IBM
4 13 (19.70%) Cisco
5 12 (18.18%) VMware
5 12 (18.18%) Citrix
6 6 (9.09%) CA
7 5 (7.58%) Google
8 4 (6.06%) Sencha
9 3 (4.55%) ArcSight
9 3 (4.55%) Qualys
10 2 (3.03%) EMC
10 2 (3.03%) NetApp
10 2 (3.03%) Sybase
10 2 (3.03%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (3.03%) Tableau
11 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.52%) McAfee
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