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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland AccuRev
Rank 41 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 15 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.86% 1.05% 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 7.53% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £33.55 - £37.20
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 - £33.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 - £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 - £37.20
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
110 93 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.95% 14.01% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 51 14
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% +7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.00 £34.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -6.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £29.30 £28.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.20 £37.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AccuRev across the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

AccuRev Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AccuRev across the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

AccuRev Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015. 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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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
Brentwood -1 5 £256 -
Basildon -8 2 - -
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East of England

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) XML
3 14 (66.67%) Java
4 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (57.14%) J2EE
6 11 (52.38%) Web Services
7 10 (47.62%) SOAP
8 8 (38.10%) TopLink
9 7 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (33.33%) Middleware
9 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (33.33%) Web Development
10 6 (28.57%) WebFOCUS
10 6 (28.57%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
11 5 (23.81%) .NET
11 5 (23.81%) UML
11 5 (23.81%) XSLT
11 5 (23.81%) OOD
11 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (23.81%) JSF
11 5 (23.81%) HTML5
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (23.81%) REST
11 5 (23.81%) Data Transformation
11 5 (23.81%) PrimeFaces
11 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
12 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) WebFOCUS
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.52%) JMeter
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.52%) Hudson
2 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Report Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.52%) MI Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 15 (71.43%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) J2EE
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
5 10 (47.62%) SOAP
6 8 (38.10%) TopLink
7 7 (33.33%) Middleware
8 5 (23.81%) PrimeFaces
8 5 (23.81%) JSF
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) REST
8 5 (23.81%) XSLT
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 4 (19.05%) Struts
9 4 (19.05%) JAXB
10 3 (14.29%) JMS
10 3 (14.29%) CSS
11 2 (9.52%) Java SE
12 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
12 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Solaris
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) UML
3 5 (23.81%) OOD
3 5 (23.81%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.52%) Information Management
4 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) B2C
5 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Sun Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
1 4 (19.05%) Sun
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe