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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 89 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Subversion 43 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.37% 0.97% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.78% 10.92% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 17
Average daily rate
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£363 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.15% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -16.66%
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
399 238 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.69% 8.92% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 116 119
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 24 £350 -6.66% 19
Cheshire +9 8 £364 +21.25% 7
Lancashire -16 3 - - 2
Merseyside -9 1 £375 - 1
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (57.45%) Git (software)
2 45 (47.87%) SQL
3 44 (46.81%) JavaScript
4 43 (45.74%) PHP
5 40 (42.55%) XML
6 39 (41.49%) Linux
6 39 (41.49%) OO
7 37 (39.36%) Web Services
8 36 (38.30%) Oracle
8 36 (38.30%) jQuery
9 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (36.17%) HTML
11 29 (30.85%) CSS
12 27 (28.72%) LAMP
12 27 (28.72%) Oracle Database
13 24 (25.53%) Java
13 24 (25.53%) Red Hat
14 22 (23.40%) XSD
15 21 (22.34%) XSLT
15 21 (22.34%) E-Commerce
16 20 (21.28%) MySQL
16 20 (21.28%) Open Source
17 18 (19.15%) RabbitMQ
17 18 (19.15%) Derivative
17 18 (19.15%) MVC
18 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
20 15 (15.96%) TDD
20 15 (15.96%) .NET
20 15 (15.96%) HTML5

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (7.45%) Confluence
2 5 (5.32%) JBoss
3 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.19%) Drupal
4 3 (3.19%) IIS
4 3 (3.19%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.13%) Apache
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Internet
1 4 (4.26%) AMQP
2 3 (3.19%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) Oracle Database
2 20 (21.28%) MySQL
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.26%) JasperReports
5 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.26%) Big Data
5 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) Informix
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (57.45%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.83%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.77%) JIRA
4 11 (11.70%) JUnit
5 6 (6.38%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.32%) Ant
7 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
7 4 (4.26%) Gradle
8 3 (3.19%) Trac
8 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.19%) Hudson
8 3 (3.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.13%) QUnit
9 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.13%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (1.06%) Grunt
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Advertising
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (78.72%) Developer
2 31 (32.98%) PHP Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 12 (12.77%) Web Developer
5 5 (5.32%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Hybris Developer
7 3 (3.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.19%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Web Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (3.19%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.55%) XML
2 37 (39.36%) Web Services
3 36 (38.30%) jQuery
4 34 (36.17%) HTML
5 29 (30.85%) CSS
6 27 (28.72%) LAMP
7 22 (23.40%) XSD
8 21 (22.34%) XSLT
9 18 (19.15%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (15.96%) .NET
10 15 (15.96%) HTML5
11 10 (10.64%) Java EE
11 10 (10.64%) JSON
12 9 (9.57%) CSS3
13 8 (8.51%) Spring
14 6 (6.38%) J2EE
14 6 (6.38%) Ajax
15 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
15 5 (5.32%) JDBC
15 5 (5.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Open Source
2 18 (19.15%) Derivative
3 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.32%) W3C
5 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.19%) iPad
7 2 (2.13%) STB
7 2 (2.13%) User Experience
7 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.06%) Social Media
8 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.49%) Linux
2 14 (14.89%) UNIX
2 14 (14.89%) Windows
3 6 (6.38%) Android
3 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.13%) AIX
5 2 (2.13%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) OO
2 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.34%) E-Commerce
4 18 (19.15%) MVC
5 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.96%) TDD
8 14 (14.89%) Scrum
9 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.57%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.45%) OO PHP
11 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.45%) Web Development
11 7 (7.45%) OOP
12 6 (6.38%) BDD
13 5 (5.32%) SEO
14 4 (4.26%) Kanban
14 4 (4.26%) Integration Testing
14 4 (4.26%) Test Scripting
14 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (47.87%) SQL
2 44 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 43 (45.74%) PHP
4 24 (25.53%) Java
5 13 (13.83%) C#
6 9 (9.57%) C
6 9 (9.57%) Python
7 8 (8.51%) Perl
8 3 (3.19%) Groovy
8 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.19%) C++
8 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.13%) XPath
10 1 (1.06%) sed
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.06%) AWK
10 1 (1.06%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Puppet
2 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.26%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.19%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (38.30%) Oracle
2 24 (25.53%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 4 (4.26%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.19%) Facebook
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter
5 3 (3.19%) hybris
6 2 (2.13%) Zend
6 2 (2.13%) Sencha
6 2 (2.13%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.06%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) EMC
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