The table below looks at the statistics for Basecamp skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basecamp over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basecamp
Rank 409 419 430
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Basecamp 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1613 1298 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.79% 5.44% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 863 607
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -50.00%

Basecamp
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Basecamp across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Basecamp Jobs Demand Trend in London

Basecamp
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Basecamp Daily Rate Trend in London

Basecamp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp.

1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) GitLab
3 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (12.50%) Demandware
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) WordPress
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing

Basecamp
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) GitLab
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Demandware