The table below looks at the statistics for AccuRev skills 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland AccuRev
Rank 47 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 1.34% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.30% 11.32% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £345 £214 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £214 -
% change year-on-year
+61.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 - £41.50
AccuRev
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 53 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.13% 11.80% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 24 27
Average daily rate £425 £298 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.76% -20.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 18
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 Development Applications category.

AccuRev Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

AccuRev
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

AccuRev Daily Rate 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AccuRev within the Essex region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Basildon +2 2 - -
Brentwood 0 1 - -
AccuRev
East of England

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 18 (64.29%) J2EE
3 18 (64.29%) XML
4 17 (60.71%) Oracle
4 17 (60.71%) Web Services
5 16 (57.14%) Unix
6 15 (53.57%) TopLink
7 14 (50.00%) TDD
7 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (39.29%) Automotive
8 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
8 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
9 10 (35.71%) Struts
10 8 (28.57%) SOAP
10 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
10 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
10 8 (28.57%) JSF
10 8 (28.57%) Marketing
10 8 (28.57%) Web Development
10 8 (28.57%) HTML5
11 7 (25.00%) REST
11 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 7 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
11 7 (25.00%) WebFOCUS
11 7 (25.00%) Ant
11 7 (25.00%) JDBC

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) WebFOCUS
3 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.29%) DataStage
3 4 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Ant
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) Checkstyle
2 6 (21.43%) FindBugs
2 6 (21.43%) JUnit
2 6 (21.43%) TestDirector
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (39.29%) Automotive
2 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (17.86%) ETL Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Unix Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C++ Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (10.71%) J2EE Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (7.14%) DB2 Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Linux Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) HTML
1 18 (64.29%) J2EE
1 18 (64.29%) XML
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 15 (53.57%) TopLink
4 10 (35.71%) Struts
5 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 8 (28.57%) HTML5
5 8 (28.57%) JSF
5 8 (28.57%) SOAP
6 7 (25.00%) JDBC
6 7 (25.00%) JSP
6 7 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
6 7 (25.00%) REST
6 7 (25.00%) Servlets
7 6 (21.43%) JRules
8 3 (10.71%) RESTful
9 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.14%) EclipseLink
9 2 (7.14%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
4 6 (21.43%) System Testing
4 6 (21.43%) User Stories
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.29%) Database Tuning
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) OOD
7 2 (7.14%) UML
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (17.86%) C++
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) HP
2 6 (21.43%) IBM
2 6 (21.43%) Rally
3 5 (17.86%) Sun
3 5 (17.86%) Teradata