The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resque
Rank 402 412 378
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Contract jobs citing Resque 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.021% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.071% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
6817 7048 6499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.95% 29.62% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5194 5077 4728
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 69
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) RSS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Sinatra
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) Capybara
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories

Resque
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
1 2 (100.00%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) RSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Sinatra
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capistrano