The first table below looks at the demand for Resque 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 Resque over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resque
Rank 403 - 411
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Resque 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% - 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% - 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7228 7621 7609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.75% 31.40% 28.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5139 5474 5338
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 71 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Resque
England

Resque
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Resque Jobs Demand Trend in London

Resque
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Resque Daily Rate Trend in London

Resque
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Resque 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 Resque.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) Capybara
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Capistrano
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Sinatra
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RSS
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Heroku
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

Resque
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Resque 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 Resque. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
2 3 (75.00%) Capybara
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Sinatra
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RSS
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Capistrano