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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland AccuRev
Rank 45 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.88% 0.97% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.01% 7.23% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £45.75 - £37.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 - £33.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 - £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £37.00
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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
111 83 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.90% 13.39% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 20
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 15
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £29.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 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 3 £300 -
Basildon -4 3 - -
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East of England

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 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 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) XML
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) J2EE
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) Web Services
6 10 (50.00%) SOAP
7 7 (35.00%) TopLink
7 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) WebFOCUS
8 6 (30.00%) Middleware
9 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (25.00%) .NET
9 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (25.00%) JSF
9 5 (25.00%) Web Development
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (25.00%) HTML5
9 5 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) Data Transformation
9 5 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
9 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) IBM
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) Struts
11 3 (15.00%) Linux

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) WebFOCUS
3 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Hudson
2 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.00%) JMeter
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Report Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) XML
3 12 (60.00%) J2EE
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 10 (50.00%) SOAP
6 7 (35.00%) TopLink
7 6 (30.00%) Middleware
8 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 5 (25.00%) JSF
8 5 (25.00%) HTML5
8 5 (25.00%) REST
8 5 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
9 4 (20.00%) Struts
10 3 (15.00%) JMS
10 3 (15.00%) JAXB
10 3 (15.00%) XSLT
10 3 (15.00%) CSS
11 2 (10.00%) Java SE
12 1 (5.00%) JSP
12 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) OOD
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Information Management
5 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) B2C
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 2 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata