The first table below looks at the demand for ICEfaces skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ICEfaces 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West 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
ICEfaces
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ICEfaces 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
782 626 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.65% 26.00% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 322 503
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 36
Average hourly rate £40.29 £29.96 £21.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% +37.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.39 £13.50 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.50 £146.10 £33.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ICEfaces
England

ICEfaces
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ICEfaces Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ICEfaces
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ICEfaces Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ICEfaces
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ICEfaces 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 ICEfaces.

1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (100.00%) RichFaces
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (66.67%) RIA
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration

ICEfaces
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ICEfaces 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 ICEfaces. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (100.00%) RichFaces
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) DOM
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce