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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 76 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Subversion 60 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.90% 1.58% 1.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 13.29% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -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
360 346 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.39% 11.88% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 180 179
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 15
Average hourly rate £31.25 £31.56 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.04 £25.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £44.00 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +8 39 £315 -4.90% 25
Cheshire +5 13 £325 -3.70% 5
Lancashire -18 7 £325 +13.04% 1
Merseyside - - - - 1
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 51 (68.92%) Git (software)
2 40 (54.05%) Linux
3 39 (52.70%) XML
3 39 (52.70%) PHP
4 36 (48.65%) SQL
5 34 (45.95%) Oracle
5 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
6 30 (40.54%) OO
7 29 (39.19%) HTML
8 27 (36.49%) Web Services
8 27 (36.49%) CSS
8 27 (36.49%) LAMP
9 23 (31.08%) jQuery
10 21 (28.38%) Oracle Database
11 18 (24.32%) XSLT
11 18 (24.32%) Red Hat
12 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (21.62%) E-Commerce
13 16 (21.62%) XSD
13 16 (21.62%) MySQL
14 15 (20.27%) Java
14 15 (20.27%) Derivative
14 15 (20.27%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (18.92%) UNIX
16 12 (16.22%) Python
16 12 (16.22%) Web Development
16 12 (16.22%) Open Source
17 11 (14.86%) OO PHP
18 10 (13.51%) HTML5
18 10 (13.51%) Degree

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (6.76%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.05%) Drupal
2 3 (4.05%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.35%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) Oracle Database
2 16 (21.62%) MySQL
3 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.11%) JasperReports
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 51 (68.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Calabash
4 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
5 1 (1.35%) QUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.35%) Xcode
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) Ant
5 1 (1.35%) JUnit
5 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.35%) Grunt
5 1 (1.35%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Trac
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Advertising
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 70 (94.59%) Developer
2 33 (44.59%) PHP Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Python Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
5 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (5.41%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (5.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (2.70%) VB Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.70%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.70%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.70%) XML
2 29 (39.19%) HTML
3 27 (36.49%) CSS
3 27 (36.49%) LAMP
3 27 (36.49%) Web Services
4 23 (31.08%) jQuery
5 18 (24.32%) XSLT
6 16 (21.62%) XSD
7 15 (20.27%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (13.51%) HTML5
9 9 (12.16%) Ajax
10 8 (10.81%) .NET
10 8 (10.81%) Django
11 7 (9.46%) J2EE
11 7 (9.46%) XHTML
12 6 (8.11%) JDBC
12 6 (8.11%) Spring
12 6 (8.11%) JSF
12 6 (8.11%) Java EE
12 6 (8.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Derivative
2 12 (16.22%) Open Source
3 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.11%) User Experience
5 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.76%) W3C
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) UNIX
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
3 8 (10.81%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.05%) Android
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) OO
2 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 12 (16.22%) Web Development
5 11 (14.86%) OO PHP
6 8 (10.81%) MVC
7 7 (9.46%) OOP
8 6 (8.11%) Web Design
9 4 (5.41%) SEO
9 4 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.41%) TDD
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.05%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.05%) BDD
10 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.70%) Project Management
11 2 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) PHP
2 36 (48.65%) SQL
3 34 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.27%) Java
5 12 (16.22%) Python
6 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.41%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) C
7 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.41%) Ruby
7 4 (5.41%) PHP5
8 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.70%) C#
9 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) AWK
10 1 (1.35%) Jython
10 1 (1.35%) XPath
10 1 (1.35%) Uniface
10 1 (1.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.11%) JBoss
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.41%) Sencha
6 3 (4.05%) Facebook
6 3 (4.05%) Twitter
6 3 (4.05%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Zend
Manchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Argyll Scott
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
360 Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago