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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank 112 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 5 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% 0.054% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.075% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 £260 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% +48.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -0.80%
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
1487 1333 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.15% 72.56% 73.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 797 794
Average daily rate £375 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 104
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Portsmouth - - - - 3
Refactoring
South East

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Code Coverage
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Wiki
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (14.29%) Mocha
7 1 (14.29%) BDD
7 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
7 1 (14.29%) Node.js
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (14.29%) ExpressJS
7 1 (14.29%) Grunt
7 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (14.29%) Advertising
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) .NET

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Mocha
1 1 (14.29%) Grunt
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ExpressJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Wiki
2 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Code Coverage
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree