The first table below looks at the demand for RSpec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Guildford region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSpec
Rank 20 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing RSpec 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.55% 1.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£501 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Development Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.85% 24.70% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 10
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RSpec across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

RSpec Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing RSpec 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 RSpec.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Capybara
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing RSpec 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 RSpec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Capybara
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Perforce