The first table below looks at the demand for Subversion 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 Subversion over the 3 months to 29 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 Development Applications 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 107 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Contract jobs citing Subversion 24 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 1.59% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.14% 13.31% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 32
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.61%
Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
295 323 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.79% 11.92% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 167 173
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 18
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.88 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -19.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Subversion
England

Subversion
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Subversion Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Subversion
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Subversion Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Subversion
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Subversion across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Subversion Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Subversion
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the North West region.

Subversion Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Subversion
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Subversion within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 15 £375 +9.48% 17
Cheshire -8 7 £300 -20.00% 5
Lancashire -18 2 - - 4
Merseyside - - - - 2
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Subversion 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 Subversion.

1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (52.50%) CSS
2 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
3 17 (42.50%) XML
4 16 (40.00%) Linux
5 14 (35.00%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) SQL
6 11 (27.50%) .NET
6 11 (27.50%) jQuery
7 10 (25.00%) JSON
7 10 (25.00%) Ajax
7 10 (25.00%) MySQL
8 9 (22.50%) PHP
8 9 (22.50%) Web Services
8 9 (22.50%) Web Development
9 8 (20.00%) Spring
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) Oracle
9 8 (20.00%) XHTML
9 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (17.50%) Web Design
10 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
10 7 (17.50%) Marketing
11 6 (15.00%) TDD
11 6 (15.00%) Python
11 6 (15.00%) Scrum
11 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
11 6 (15.00%) UNIX
11 6 (15.00%) HTML5

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Subversion 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 Subversion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) SMTP
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) Calabash
5 1 (2.50%) T4 Templates
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Python Developer
4 3 (7.50%) VB Developer
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 21 (52.50%) CSS
3 17 (42.50%) XML
4 11 (27.50%) .NET
4 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 10 (25.00%) Ajax
5 10 (25.00%) JSON
6 9 (22.50%) Web Services
7 8 (20.00%) XHTML
7 8 (20.00%) Spring
8 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.00%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) REST
10 5 (12.50%) CSS3
10 5 (12.50%) Django
10 5 (12.50%) LAMP
10 5 (12.50%) JDBC
11 4 (10.00%) J2EE
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) W3C
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Android
5 2 (5.00%) CentOS
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Web Development
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Web Design
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) OO
5 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 5 (12.50%) OO PHP
5 5 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.00%) OOP
6 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) Requirements Management
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) BDD
8 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
4 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) Ruby
5 5 (12.50%) PHP5
5 5 (12.50%) C#
5 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.00%) VB
6 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Groovy
7 2 (5.00%) XPath
7 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.50%) VB6
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Sencha
3 2 (5.00%) Vertica
4 1 (2.50%) Google
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