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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeMarker
Rank 408 415 395
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 12 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.076% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Average daily rate
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£465 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.34% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £218 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.13% -2.69%
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 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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
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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
Ealing - - - -
FreeMarker
England

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 14 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) Subversion
5 8 (50.00%) MVC
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) Struts
5 8 (50.00%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) Struts2
6 7 (43.75%) Ant
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) Social Network
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) Spring MVC
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) Sybase
8 5 (31.25%) XSD
8 5 (31.25%) JMS
8 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
8 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (25.00%) Banking
9 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

FreeMarker
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) OpenCms
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 7 (43.75%) Ant
3 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
4 3 (18.75%) NetBeans
4 3 (18.75%) Bugzilla
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (18.75%) MyEclipse
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Hybris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 14 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Struts
4 8 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) Struts2
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) JSON
6 5 (31.25%) Spring MVC
6 5 (31.25%) XSD
6 5 (31.25%) JMS
7 3 (18.75%) WSDL
7 3 (18.75%) Velocity
7 3 (18.75%) Ajax
7 3 (18.75%) XSL
7 3 (18.75%) ODBC
7 3 (18.75%) JDBC
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Social Network
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) BPEL
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) hybris
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