The table below looks at the statistics for Trac skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Trac over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Trac
UK / England
Rank 551 600 583
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -17
Contract jobs citing Trac 14 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.085% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £263 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £323 £320
% change year-on-year
- +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6878 7029 6292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.61% 15.10% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4604 4730 4369
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 175 114
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.23 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Trac
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Trac as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Trac Jobs Demand Trend in England

Trac
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Trac Daily Rate Trend in England

Trac
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Trac Hourly Rate Trend in England

Trac
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trac within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +29 12 - - 4
East of England +7 1 - -
London - 1 - -
Trac
UK

Trac
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Trac also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Trac.

1 24 (88.89%) Subversion
2 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 23 (85.19%) C++
3 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
3 22 (81.48%) RTP
3 22 (81.48%) Linux
3 22 (81.48%) OO
3 22 (81.48%) STL
3 22 (81.48%) GSM
3 22 (81.48%) PBX
3 22 (81.48%) UMTS
3 22 (81.48%) VoIP
3 22 (81.48%) Cisco
3 22 (81.48%) RANAP
3 22 (81.48%) LTE
3 22 (81.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 22 (81.48%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (81.48%) GCC
3 22 (81.48%) GDB
3 22 (81.48%) Diameter Protocol
3 22 (81.48%) Cross-Platform Development
4 17 (62.96%) High Availability
5 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 3 (11.11%) JIRA
6 3 (11.11%) Bugzilla
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Selenium
7 2 (7.41%) Windows

Trac
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Asterisk PBX
1 22 (81.48%) Diameter Protocol
1 22 (81.48%) GSM
1 22 (81.48%) LTE
1 22 (81.48%) PBX
1 22 (81.48%) RANAP
1 22 (81.48%) RTP
1 22 (81.48%) UMTS
1 22 (81.48%) VoIP
2 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Subversion
2 22 (81.48%) GCC
2 22 (81.48%) GDB
3 3 (11.11%) Bugzilla
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
General
1 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Games Tester
4 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (81.48%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) Cross-Platform Development
2 22 (81.48%) OO
3 17 (62.96%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ARP4754
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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