The table below looks at the statistics for FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeMarker
Rank 408 403 382
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 3 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.010% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.032% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 20
Average daily rate £425 £465 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +16.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FreeMarker
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6673 6287 6346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.55% 30.18% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 4700 4516
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 53
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

FreeMarker
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FreeMarker across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FreeMarker Jobs Demand Trend in London

FreeMarker
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

FreeMarker Daily Rate Trend in London

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker.

1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) Yeoman
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) git-flow
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Handlebars
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) WCAG
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Redis

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) git-flow
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) Yeoman
4 1 (25.00%) Bower
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) JSHint
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Liquibase
4 1 (25.00%) Mocha
4 1 (25.00%) Mockito
4 1 (25.00%) TestNG
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (50.00%) Handlebars
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Ehcache
4 1 (25.00%) Express
4 1 (25.00%) Memcached
4 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (25.00%) RequireJS
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Shiro