The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 372 372 384
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 56 47 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 30
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £329 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £307
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +30.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8779 9552 9389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.63% 37.70% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6110 6725 6478
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 155 239
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -15.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.20 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in London

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in London

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Histogram in London

Inversion of Control
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 Inversion of Control within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
City of London +19 8 £485 +24.35% 2
Docklands, London +13 1 £555 -6.72% 1
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Inversion of Control
England

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 68 (80.00%) TDD
2 61 (71.76%) C#
3 60 (70.59%) .NET
4 55 (64.71%) MVC
5 52 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (57.65%) HTML
6 49 (57.65%) CSS
6 49 (57.65%) Web Services
7 47 (55.29%) JavaScript
8 41 (48.24%) jQuery
9 40 (47.06%) HTML5
9 40 (47.06%) Microsoft
10 37 (43.53%) Ajax
10 37 (43.53%) ASP.NET
10 37 (43.53%) OO
10 37 (43.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
12 33 (38.82%) WCF
13 32 (37.65%) BDD
14 30 (35.29%) MS Excel
15 29 (34.12%) SQL
16 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
17 25 (29.41%) Backbone.js
17 25 (29.41%) Underscore.js
17 25 (29.41%) IIS
18 21 (24.71%) Oracle
19 19 (22.35%) WPF
20 17 (20.00%) .NET Framework
20 17 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
21 16 (18.82%) JSON

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (29.41%) IIS
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.24%) Node.js
3 4 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.53%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (2.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.18%) Mule
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.18%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.18%) CMS
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.18%) QlikView
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (14.12%) NUnit
3 7 (8.24%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.06%) Grunt
4 6 (7.06%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (7.06%) Bower
4 6 (7.06%) CruiseControl
4 6 (7.06%) Maven
4 6 (7.06%) MSTest
5 5 (5.88%) Ant
6 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.71%) Subversion
7 3 (3.53%) JIRA
7 3 (3.53%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.53%) Build Forge
7 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.53%) Hudson
7 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
2 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.71%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Front Office
5 2 (2.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Local Government
6 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (78.82%) Developer
2 39 (45.88%) .NET Developer
3 29 (34.12%) Senior Developer
4 28 (32.94%) Senior .NET Developer
5 26 (30.59%) Agile .NET Developer
6 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Architect
8 7 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Android Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Development Manager
11 3 (3.53%) WPF Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Agile C# Developer
12 2 (2.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.35%) Programmer
12 2 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (70.59%) .NET
2 49 (57.65%) HTML
2 49 (57.65%) Web Services
2 49 (57.65%) CSS
3 41 (48.24%) jQuery
4 40 (47.06%) HTML5
5 37 (43.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (43.53%) Ajax
5 37 (43.53%) ASP.NET
6 35 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
7 33 (38.82%) WCF
8 25 (29.41%) Backbone.js
8 25 (29.41%) Underscore.js
9 19 (22.35%) WPF
10 17 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 16 (18.82%) JSON
11 16 (18.82%) XML
12 12 (14.12%) CSS3
13 11 (12.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (11.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Derivative
2 6 (7.06%) Visualisation
2 6 (7.06%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.88%) Equities
4 3 (3.53%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Blog
6 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.18%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.18%) Open Source
6 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Tandem
6 1 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) PKI
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Android
2 5 (5.88%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.00%) TDD
2 55 (64.71%) MVC
3 52 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (43.53%) OO
5 32 (37.65%) BDD
6 15 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (17.65%) MVVM
7 11 (12.94%) OOP
8 10 (11.76%) Web Development
8 10 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.59%) Scrum
10 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.41%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.24%) Analytics
11 7 (8.24%) SOA
12 6 (7.06%) Workflow
12 6 (7.06%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
12 6 (7.06%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (71.76%) C#
2 47 (55.29%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.12%) SQL
4 15 (17.65%) Java
5 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
6 10 (11.76%) XAML
7 5 (5.88%) Groovy
7 5 (5.88%) Scala
8 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.71%) VBA
9 3 (3.53%) Python
9 3 (3.53%) XQuery
9 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.35%) XPath
11 1 (1.18%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.71%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Telerik
4 4 (4.71%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.53%) Red Gate
5 3 (3.53%) Twitter
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.35%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.35%) Syncfusion
6 2 (2.35%) Reuters
7 1 (1.18%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.18%) Infragistics
7 1 (1.18%) FatWire
7 1 (1.18%) Sybase
7 1 (1.18%) SAP
7 1 (1.18%) Murex
7 1 (1.18%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.18%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.18%) Google
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