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 30 January 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.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AccuRev
Rank 45 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.41% 1.57% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.80% 3.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£214 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 -
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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
214 275 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 50.35% 48.08% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 152 67
Average daily rate £300 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £123 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.45 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.04 £43.25 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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

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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 30 January 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 20 (95.24%) Java
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) XML
3 16 (76.19%) SQL
4 15 (71.43%) J2EE
5 12 (57.14%) Web Services
5 12 (57.14%) OOD
5 12 (57.14%) Sun
5 12 (57.14%) Sun Certification
5 12 (57.14%) Oracle
5 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) UML
5 12 (57.14%) XSLT
5 12 (57.14%) Web Development
6 10 (47.62%) UNIX
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) TopLink
8 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
8 6 (28.57%) Servlets
8 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
8 6 (28.57%) C++
8 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 6 (28.57%) Middleware
8 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 6 (28.57%) JAXB
9 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Release Management
9 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Release Coordinator
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) XML
2 15 (71.43%) J2EE
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
3 12 (57.14%) XSLT
4 8 (38.10%) TopLink
5 6 (28.57%) Servlets
5 6 (28.57%) Middleware
5 6 (28.57%) JAXB
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) PrimeFaces
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) OOD
2 12 (57.14%) UML
2 12 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Release Management
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 6 (28.57%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Sun
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle