The first table below looks at the demand for Hamcrest skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hamcrest 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 Development Applications category for the South East 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
Hamcrest
Rank 249 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hamcrest 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.090% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1108 964 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.44% 11.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 526 550
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Hamcrest
England

Hamcrest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hamcrest Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hamcrest
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hamcrest across the South East region.

Hamcrest Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Hamcrest
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Akamai
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ

Hamcrest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Hamcrest 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 Hamcrest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Akamai