The first table below looks at the demand for Subversion 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 Subversion over the 3 months to 18 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 Development Applications 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 51 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Contract jobs citing Subversion 18 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.32% 3.32% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 21.43% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Average daily rate £325 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £578 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £33.32
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +17.04%
Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 98 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.44% 15.51% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 47
Average daily rate £401 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -2.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Subversion
East of England

Subversion
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Subversion Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Subversion
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Subversion Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Subversion
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Subversion Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Subversion
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Subversion within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -9 8 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £325 -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hertford - - - - 2
Kings Langley - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 1
Subversion
East of England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Subversion 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 Subversion.

1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 20 (74.07%) Ant
4 19 (70.37%) XML
5 17 (62.96%) UNIX
5 17 (62.96%) Eclipse
6 16 (59.26%) Internet
6 16 (59.26%) CSS
6 16 (59.26%) Java
7 15 (55.56%) SQL
7 15 (55.56%) OO
7 15 (55.56%) Ajax
7 15 (55.56%) Relational Database
8 14 (51.85%) RDBMS
8 14 (51.85%) JUnit
8 14 (51.85%) JSP
9 13 (48.15%) Apache
10 12 (44.44%) XSLT
10 12 (44.44%) Finance
10 12 (44.44%) XPath
11 11 (40.74%) Web 2.0
11 11 (40.74%) Log4j
11 11 (40.74%) XMLBeans
11 11 (40.74%) Servlets
11 11 (40.74%) Struts
11 11 (40.74%) J2EE
11 11 (40.74%) Solaris
12 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
12 10 (37.04%) Spring

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Subversion 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 Subversion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) Apache
2 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
3 6 (22.22%) MQSeries
4 5 (18.52%) Alfresco
4 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
4 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (14.81%) CMS
6 2 (7.41%) Node.js
7 1 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) DOC1
2 2 (7.41%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) RiskWrite
1 5 (18.52%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 2 (7.41%) Extranet
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 14 (51.85%) RDBMS
3 9 (33.33%) MySQL
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 5 (18.52%) DB2
5 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Ant
2 17 (62.96%) Eclipse
3 14 (51.85%) JUnit
4 11 (40.74%) Log4j
5 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
6 5 (18.52%) Maven
6 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Grunt
8 3 (11.11%) Mockito
8 3 (11.11%) Selenium
8 3 (11.11%) IntelliJ
9 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
9 2 (7.41%) ClearQuest
10 1 (3.70%) Redmine
10 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.70%) JMeter
10 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (18.52%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Portal Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 19 (70.37%) XML
3 16 (59.26%) CSS
4 15 (55.56%) Ajax
5 14 (51.85%) JSP
6 12 (44.44%) XSLT
7 11 (40.74%) XMLBeans
7 11 (40.74%) Servlets
7 11 (40.74%) Struts
7 11 (40.74%) J2EE
8 10 (37.04%) Spring
9 8 (29.63%) SOAP
9 8 (29.63%) JDBC
9 8 (29.63%) jQuery
10 7 (25.93%) XHTML
11 6 (22.22%) JMS
11 6 (22.22%) Web Services
11 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
11 6 (22.22%) REST
12 5 (18.52%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Web 2.0
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 17 (62.96%) UNIX
3 11 (40.74%) Solaris
4 6 (22.22%) HPUX
5 3 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) TDD
2 8 (29.63%) BDD
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Content Management
4 5 (18.52%) UML
4 5 (18.52%) RAD
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) XPath
5 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Cygwin
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) Interwoven
4 5 (18.52%) Elastic Path
4 5 (18.52%) ATG
4 5 (18.52%) Blue Martini
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) Sun