The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 102 118 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -41
Contract jobs citing Subversion 51 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 0.49% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.26% 5.03% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £273 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.60 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-13.50% +2.56%
Subversion
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
416 298 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.73% 9.72% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 155 99
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.49 £33.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.02% +11.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.74 £28.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £50.00 £120.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +15 30 £350 +11.11% 20
Cheshire +3 16 £375 +25.00% 15
Lancashire +5 2 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (48.39%) Git (software)
3 42 (45.16%) HTML
3 42 (45.16%) Java
3 42 (45.16%) Web Services
4 41 (44.09%) TDD
5 35 (37.63%) JSON
6 34 (36.56%) JavaScript
7 32 (34.41%) CSS
7 32 (34.41%) Scrum
8 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (29.03%) jQuery
9 27 (29.03%) SQL
10 26 (27.96%) OO
10 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
10 26 (27.96%) HTML5
11 25 (26.88%) XML
12 22 (23.66%) Linux
13 19 (20.43%) Windows
13 19 (20.43%) JIRA
14 18 (19.35%) .NET
14 18 (19.35%) C#
14 18 (19.35%) Apple iOS
14 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
15 17 (18.28%) OOP
15 17 (18.28%) Android
16 16 (17.20%) JUnit
17 15 (16.13%) Oracle
17 15 (16.13%) Finance
17 15 (16.13%) MVC

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 14 (15.05%) Confluence
2 7 (7.53%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.08%) Node.js
6 1 (1.08%) Railo
6 1 (1.08%) JBoss
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) Internet
2 7 (7.53%) AMQP
3 5 (5.38%) HTTP
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) MySQL
1 13 (13.98%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.60%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.53%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.53%) Big Data
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.08%) Informix
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 45 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.43%) JIRA
3 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 16 (17.20%) JUnit
5 10 (10.75%) SoapUI
6 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
6 9 (9.68%) Gradle
6 9 (9.68%) Eclipse
7 8 (8.60%) Ant
7 8 (8.60%) Mercurial
8 7 (7.53%) Maven
9 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
9 6 (6.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (4.30%) Selenium
11 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (3.23%) Axure RP
12 2 (2.15%) PhpStorm
12 2 (2.15%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.15%) Trac
12 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (73.12%) Developer
2 19 (20.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Web Developer
5 6 (6.45%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.38%) QA Tester
6 5 (5.38%) Analyst
6 5 (5.38%) Tester
6 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.16%) HTML
1 42 (45.16%) Web Services
2 35 (37.63%) JSON
3 32 (34.41%) CSS
4 27 (29.03%) jQuery
5 26 (27.96%) HTML5
6 25 (26.88%) XML
7 18 (19.35%) .NET
8 14 (15.05%) CSS3
9 13 (13.98%) SOAP
9 13 (13.98%) Java EE
10 12 (12.90%) REST
11 9 (9.68%) WSDL
11 9 (9.68%) JSP
12 8 (8.60%) XSD
12 8 (8.60%) Spring
13 7 (7.53%) Ajax
13 7 (7.53%) EJB
13 7 (7.53%) JMS
13 7 (7.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Open Source
2 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.30%) iPad
4 4 (4.30%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
5 3 (3.23%) Derivative
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.15%) W3C
6 2 (2.15%) DTV
6 2 (2.15%) STB
7 1 (1.08%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.08%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.08%) iPhone
7 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.08%) Animation
7 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 19 (20.43%) Windows
3 18 (19.35%) Apple iOS
4 17 (18.28%) Android
5 10 (10.75%) UNIX
6 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.45%) Mac OS
7 6 (6.45%) Windows Vista
7 6 (6.45%) AIX
7 6 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.09%) TDD
3 32 (34.41%) Scrum
4 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
5 26 (27.96%) OO
6 17 (18.28%) OOP
7 15 (16.13%) MVC
7 15 (16.13%) Unit Testing
7 15 (16.13%) iOS Development
8 14 (15.05%) Android Development
8 14 (15.05%) Configuration Management
9 12 (12.90%) Mobile Development
9 12 (12.90%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.83%) BDD
10 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.60%) Project Management
11 8 (8.60%) Integration Testing
11 8 (8.60%) Test Scripting
11 8 (8.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) Java
2 34 (36.56%) JavaScript
3 27 (29.03%) SQL
4 18 (19.35%) C#
5 14 (15.05%) Objective-C
6 13 (13.98%) C
6 13 (13.98%) PHP
7 10 (10.75%) Groovy
8 9 (9.68%) C++
9 7 (7.53%) Perl
10 6 (6.45%) Python
11 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.15%) Ruby
12 2 (2.15%) XPath
13 1 (1.08%) Lua
13 1 (1.08%) PHP5
13 1 (1.08%) Uniface
13 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.83%) Degree
3 8 (8.60%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.08%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Puppet
2 7 (7.53%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.23%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.38%) hybris
5 4 (4.30%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.15%) SAP
7 2 (2.15%) IBM
8 1 (1.08%) Sun
8 1 (1.08%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.08%) Apple
8 1 (1.08%) Perforce
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford
Real Staffing
Rate: £285 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago