The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Inversion of Control (IoC)
Rank 225 232 243
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 19 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 3
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£388 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £394 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £394 £312
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +26.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Inversion of Control
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2654 2170 2455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.53% 25.22% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1449 1158 1083
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 114 183
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.44 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £42.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Inversion of Control across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Inversion of Control
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Inversion of Control across the South East region.

Inversion of Control Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Inversion of Control
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 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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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
Berkshire +20 12 £425 +6.25% 2
Hampshire - 4 £338 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 7
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
Inversion of Control
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Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control.

1 22 (91.67%) MVC
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
6 13 (54.17%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (41.67%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (41.67%) Scrum
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
8 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 9 (37.50%) TDD
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (37.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 9 (37.50%) PaaS
9 8 (33.33%) MSTest
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 7 (29.17%) WCF
11 6 (25.00%) NHibernate
11 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (25.00%) C++
11 6 (25.00%) VC++
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (20.83%) Moq
12 5 (20.83%) jQuery
13 4 (16.67%) Windows

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Inversion of Control 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 Inversion of Control. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (37.50%) PaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MSTest
2 5 (20.83%) Moq
3 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) GIS Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (58.33%) .NET Framework
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (41.67%) Unity DI Container
5 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 9 (37.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 7 (29.17%) WCF
8 6 (25.00%) NHibernate
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery
10 4 (16.67%) CSS
11 3 (12.50%) HTML
11 3 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (8.33%) REST
12 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
12 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (8.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Xbox
1 2 (8.33%) Blog
1 2 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) MVC
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (41.67%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Test-First Development
8 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) DSDM
9 1 (4.17%) OOP
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (4.17%) Web Design
9 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) VC++
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Telerik
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