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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FreeMarker
Rank 412 418 410
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 13 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.021% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.069% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £275 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FreeMarker across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

FreeMarker Daily Rate Histogram in London

FreeMarker
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeMarker within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
City of London - 1 £440 -
FreeMarker
England

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (82.14%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) TDD
4 19 (67.86%) jQuery
5 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 16 (57.14%) Spring
5 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
6 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
6 15 (53.57%) HTML
7 14 (50.00%) MVC
8 13 (46.43%) Spring MVC
9 12 (42.86%) MongoDB
10 11 (39.29%) CSS
11 10 (35.71%) Internet
11 10 (35.71%) Subversion
11 10 (35.71%) BDD
12 9 (32.14%) Memcached
12 9 (32.14%) Redis
12 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (32.14%) Play Framework
12 9 (32.14%) Liquibase
12 9 (32.14%) Apache Shiro
12 9 (32.14%) Domain-Driven Design
12 9 (32.14%) Ehcache
12 9 (32.14%) RESTful
12 9 (32.14%) TestNG
12 9 (32.14%) Scala
12 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
12 9 (32.14%) Mockito
12 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 9 (32.14%) Apache
2 9 (32.14%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (10.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 9 (32.14%) Redis
2 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
3 9 (32.14%) JUnit
3 9 (32.14%) WebDriver
3 9 (32.14%) Mockito
3 9 (32.14%) TestNG
3 9 (32.14%) Liquibase
4 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 7 (25.00%) Jasmine
5 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (25.00%) Grunt
5 7 (25.00%) Mocha
5 7 (25.00%) Maven
6 4 (14.29%) Ant
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Publishing
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) jQuery
2 16 (57.14%) Spring
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) Spring MVC
5 11 (39.29%) CSS
6 9 (32.14%) Ehcache
6 9 (32.14%) RESTful
6 9 (32.14%) Memcached
6 9 (32.14%) Play Framework
7 8 (28.57%) JSP
8 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 7 (25.00%) OOCSS
8 7 (25.00%) CSS3
9 5 (17.86%) XML
10 4 (14.29%) XSD
10 4 (14.29%) JMS
10 4 (14.29%) JSON
10 4 (14.29%) Struts
10 4 (14.29%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Copywriting
2 3 (10.71%) Social Network
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) TDD
3 14 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (35.71%) BDD
5 9 (32.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 8 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) SMACSS
8 6 (21.43%) Web Development
9 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Scala
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (3.57%) Google