The table below looks at the statistics for Parsley 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 Parsley over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spicefactory Parsley
Rank 400 - 393
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Parsley 6 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% - 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Average daily rate
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£394 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Parsley
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
7121 7249 7299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.94% 31.19% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5170 5218 5230
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 £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 33 97
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

Parsley
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Parsley Jobs Demand Trend in London

Parsley
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Parsley Daily Rate Trend in London

Parsley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Parsley 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 Parsley.

1 15 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 11 (73.33%) FlexUnit
3 9 (60.00%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) ActionScript
4 7 (46.67%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (40.00%) Robotlegs
5 6 (40.00%) Ruby
5 6 (40.00%) PureMVC
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) JBoss
6 5 (33.33%) Java EE
7 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) JMS
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (20.00%) Kanban
9 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
9 2 (13.33%) TDD
9 2 (13.33%) Subversion

Parsley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Parsley 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 Parsley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) FlexUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Flex Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Flash Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 6 (40.00%) PureMVC
2 6 (40.00%) Robotlegs
3 5 (33.33%) Java EE
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JMS
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Flash
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) EJB
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (6.67%) Cairngorm
6 1 (6.67%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) ActionScript
2 7 (46.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
1 1 (6.67%) InterSystems