The table below looks at the statistics for Resque 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 Resque over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resque
Rank 583 556 541
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -15
Contract jobs citing Resque 2 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.011% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.037% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate
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£488 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
13936 13530 13672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.74% 28.47% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9621 8941 8480
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 252 333
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.79 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Resque
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Resque Jobs Demand Trend in England

Resque
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Resque Daily Rate Trend in England

Resque
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 Resque within the England region over the 3 months to 24 November 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 2 £488 +30.00% 1
Resque
UK

Resque
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Resque 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 Resque.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) RSS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) RSpec
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Sinatra
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
1 5 (100.00%) Capybara
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration

Resque
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Resque 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 Resque. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) RSpec
1 5 (100.00%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) RSS
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Sinatra
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Capistrano