The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 106 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 18 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 0.81% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.11% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £198 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £313 £229
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £313 £285
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Refactoring
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1620 1258 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 74.18% 72.38% 72.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 701 557
Average daily rate £358 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 47 92
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Refactoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the Hampshire region.

Refactoring Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Refactoring
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Refactoring within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Southampton -9 6 £356 +18.75% 1
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Refactoring
South East

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 23 (100.00%) C
2 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
3 17 (73.91%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 12 (52.17%) UML
5 12 (52.17%) OO
5 12 (52.17%) Python
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Multithreading
5 12 (52.17%) NUnit
5 12 (52.17%) Reverse Engineering
5 12 (52.17%) Memory Management
5 12 (52.17%) GoogleTest
5 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (47.83%) CppUnit
6 11 (47.83%) CruiseControl
6 11 (47.83%) Subversion
6 11 (47.83%) Use Case
6 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
6 11 (47.83%) ClearCase
6 11 (47.83%) C++
6 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
6 11 (47.83%) UNIX
6 11 (47.83%) Code Coverage
7 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 7 (30.43%) OOD

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Ingres
1 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) NUnit
1 12 (52.17%) GoogleTest
2 11 (47.83%) CruiseControl
2 11 (47.83%) Subversion
2 11 (47.83%) CppUnit
2 11 (47.83%) ClearCase
3 6 (26.09%) Ant
4 5 (21.74%) ClearQuest
4 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.04%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Leader
5 4 (17.39%) C Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) XML
1 6 (26.09%) Motif
1 6 (26.09%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Derivative
2 7 (30.43%) Wiki
3 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
4 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) UNIX
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) UML
4 12 (52.17%) OO
4 12 (52.17%) Multithreading
4 12 (52.17%) Reverse Engineering
4 12 (52.17%) Memory Management
5 11 (47.83%) Use Case
5 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Code Coverage
5 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 7 (30.43%) OOD
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) RUP
9 3 (13.04%) Unified Process
10 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C
2 12 (52.17%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) C++
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
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