The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of AccuRev products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AccuRev over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Essex 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within AccuRev.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AccuRev
Rank 49 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.61% 0.87% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £328 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £41.58 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.58 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+18.78% -
Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
262 223 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 53.14% 48.27% 54.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 77 140
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £155 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 52 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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AccuRev
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AccuRev Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

AccuRev
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

AccuRev Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing AccuRev 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 AccuRev.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) XSLT
4 5 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (50.00%) OOD
4 5 (50.00%) Sun
4 5 (50.00%) Sun Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Information Management
4 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (40.00%) Servlets
5 4 (40.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) JAXB
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing AccuRev 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 AccuRev. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (40.00%) Servlets
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) JAXB
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) UML
2 5 (50.00%) OOD
2 5 (50.00%) Information Management
2 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Sun