The first table below looks at the demand for Memory Management 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 Memory Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memory Management
Rank 384 345 404
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +59
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 28 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.27% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 13
Average daily rate £425 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £515 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £291 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.17% -10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Memory Management
England

Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Memory Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Memory Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Memory Management across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Memory Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Memory Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Memory Management across the London region.

Memory Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Memory Management
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 Memory Management within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -32 6 £450 -10.00% 8
Memory Management
England

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management.

1 42 (59.15%) OO
2 30 (42.25%) Java
3 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.21%) Apple iOS
4 24 (33.80%) Multithreading
4 24 (33.80%) iOS Development
5 22 (30.99%) TDD
6 21 (29.58%) MVC
6 21 (29.58%) C#
7 20 (28.17%) Web Services
8 19 (26.76%) HTML
8 19 (26.76%) .NET
8 19 (26.76%) Banking
9 18 (25.35%) Objective-C
10 17 (23.94%) CSS
10 17 (23.94%) iPad
11 16 (22.54%) iPhone
11 16 (22.54%) Scrum
12 15 (21.13%) Xcode
12 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (21.13%) JSON
12 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
12 15 (21.13%) OOP
12 15 (21.13%) Linux
13 14 (19.72%) HTML5
13 14 (19.72%) Low Latency
14 13 (18.31%) Android
14 13 (18.31%) Games
15 12 (16.90%) Google
15 12 (16.90%) Ajax

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Memory Management 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 Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.82%) Apache
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) AMQP
3 1 (1.41%) CTI
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) OLAP
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQLite
3 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Xcode
2 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.86%) Subversion
4 6 (8.45%) JIRA
4 6 (8.45%) Maven
5 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (5.63%) jMock
6 4 (5.63%) Mockito
7 2 (2.82%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.82%) CodeRush
General
1 19 (26.76%) Banking
2 13 (18.31%) Games
3 10 (14.08%) Finance
4 8 (11.27%) Front Office
5 6 (8.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.63%) Retail
7 3 (4.23%) Advertising
7 3 (4.23%) Publishing
8 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) iOS Developer
3 18 (25.35%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Android Developer
5 9 (12.68%) WPF Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.82%) iPad Developer
9 2 (2.82%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (2.82%) iPhone Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Silverlight Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) Web Services
2 19 (26.76%) HTML
2 19 (26.76%) .NET
3 17 (23.94%) CSS
4 15 (21.13%) JSON
5 14 (19.72%) HTML5
6 12 (16.90%) Ajax
6 12 (16.90%) XML
6 12 (16.90%) WPF
7 11 (15.49%) iOS SDK
7 11 (15.49%) REST
8 10 (14.08%) CSS3
9 8 (11.27%) DOM
10 7 (9.86%) Zepto.js
10 7 (9.86%) Google Maps API
10 7 (9.86%) YUI
10 7 (9.86%) jQuery
10 7 (9.86%) OpenGL
10 7 (9.86%) Cocoa
10 7 (9.86%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) iPad
2 16 (22.54%) iPhone
3 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.86%) Augmented Reality
5 6 (8.45%) W3C
5 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.63%) Derivative
6 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.63%) Wiki
6 4 (5.63%) Market Risk
7 3 (4.23%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (4.23%) Social Media
7 3 (4.23%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.82%) Open Source
8 2 (2.82%) Social Network
8 2 (2.82%) Online Games
9 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Apple iOS
2 15 (21.13%) Linux
3 13 (18.31%) Android
4 5 (7.04%) UNIX
5 4 (5.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) OO
2 24 (33.80%) Multithreading
2 24 (33.80%) iOS Development
3 22 (30.99%) TDD
4 21 (29.58%) MVC
5 16 (22.54%) Scrum
6 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.13%) OOP
7 14 (19.72%) Low Latency
8 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (15.49%) Android Development
9 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.27%) Analytics
11 6 (8.45%) SEO
11 6 (8.45%) Progressive Enhancement
12 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.63%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (5.63%) Build Automation
13 3 (4.23%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) Java
2 25 (35.21%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) C#
4 18 (25.35%) Objective-C
5 11 (15.49%) C++
6 8 (11.27%) SQL
7 5 (7.04%) C
8 2 (2.82%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) Lua
9 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.41%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Google
2 10 (14.08%) Facebook
2 10 (14.08%) Twitter
3 7 (9.86%) Apple
3 7 (9.86%) Yahoo!
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.41%) Informatica
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