The first table below looks at the demand for Memory Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Memory Management over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memory Management
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.65% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 497 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 69.73% 78.02% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 261 325
Average daily rate £413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 60
Average hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -41.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Memory Management
East of England

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Memory Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management.

1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) OO
1 15 (68.18%) HTML5
1 15 (68.18%) CSS3
2 14 (63.64%) Yahoo!
2 14 (63.64%) Dojo
2 14 (63.64%) YUI
2 14 (63.64%) jQuery
2 14 (63.64%) Ajax
2 14 (63.64%) Zepto.js
3 13 (59.09%) DOM
4 12 (54.55%) W3C
4 12 (54.55%) SEO
4 12 (54.55%) Progressive Enhancement
4 12 (54.55%) Section 508
5 11 (50.00%) C
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
6 7 (31.82%) Python
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) CMS
8 5 (22.73%) Stellent
8 5 (22.73%) Interwoven
8 5 (22.73%) hybris
8 5 (22.73%) Web Development

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (18.18%) User Experience Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) CSS
1 15 (68.18%) HTML5
1 15 (68.18%) CSS3
2 14 (63.64%) Dojo
2 14 (63.64%) YUI
2 14 (63.64%) jQuery
2 14 (63.64%) Ajax
2 14 (63.64%) Zepto.js
3 13 (59.09%) DOM
4 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) Underscore.js
6 1 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (4.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (4.55%) XHTML
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) W3C
2 4 (18.18%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) FreeBSD
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) OO
2 12 (54.55%) SEO
2 12 (54.55%) Progressive Enhancement
3 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (4.55%) Game Development
8 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) C
3 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 7 (31.82%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) Section 508
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Yahoo!
2 5 (22.73%) Stellent
2 5 (22.73%) Interwoven
2 5 (22.73%) hybris
2 5 (22.73%) Endeca
3 4 (18.18%) Coverity
4 3 (13.64%) Intel
5 1 (4.55%) Apple