The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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.

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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AccuRev
Rank 50 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.04% 0.20% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.85 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.85 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
232 228 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.44% 46.15% 51.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 71 112
Average daily rate £400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £155 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.23 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.90 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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
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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) J2EE
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (33.33%) Information Management
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Sun
5 5 (33.33%) Sun Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 5 (33.33%) OOD
5 5 (33.33%) UML
5 5 (33.33%) XSLT
5 5 (33.33%) Servlets
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) C++
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) SOA
6 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Release Coordinator
6 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) XSLT
3 5 (33.33%) Servlets
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) Information Management
3 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Sun
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle