The table below looks at the statistics for Subversion skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Subversion over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 79 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Subversion 65 59 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.07% 1.83% 1.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.35% 13.23% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 40 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £284 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
453 446 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.42% 13.82% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 273 180
Average daily rate £398 £341 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £430 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 15
Average hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.40 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

Subversion
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Subversion Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Subversion
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Subversion Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Subversion
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Subversion across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Subversion Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Subversion
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the South West region.

Subversion Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Subversion
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol +17 23 £375 +19.04% 10
Gloucestershire +7 22 £450 - 4
Devon +2 6 £475 +53.22% 2
Dorset +2 5 - - 8
Wiltshire -16 4 £450 +28.57% 7
Somerset +5 2 - - 1
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 73 (58.40%) Git (software)
2 66 (52.80%) Java
3 56 (44.80%) Ruby
4 50 (40.00%) Python
5 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (34.40%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (33.60%) Perl
8 39 (31.20%) Security Cleared
9 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
10 36 (28.80%) Linux
10 36 (28.80%) OO
10 36 (28.80%) Bash Shell
11 35 (28.00%) DV Cleared
11 35 (28.00%) ClearCase
11 35 (28.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 32 (25.60%) Configuration Management
13 31 (24.80%) C++
14 28 (22.40%) Release Management
14 28 (22.40%) UNIX
15 27 (21.60%) Windows
16 25 (20.00%) PHP
17 24 (19.20%) OOD
17 24 (19.20%) Puppet
18 22 (17.60%) CentOS
18 22 (17.60%) MySQL
18 22 (17.60%) Relational Database
19 21 (16.80%) SQL
20 19 (15.20%) Visualisation
21 18 (14.40%) Scrum
21 18 (14.40%) Jenkins

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 15 (12.00%) Apache
2 12 (9.60%) nginx
2 12 (9.60%) MediaWiki
2 12 (9.60%) Confluence
3 8 (6.40%) IIS
4 6 (4.80%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.80%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.20%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (3.20%) JBoss
7 2 (1.60%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.80%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.80%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.60%) HTTP
2 12 (9.60%) Firewall
2 12 (9.60%) VPN
2 12 (9.60%) LDAP
3 10 (8.00%) Wireshark
3 10 (8.00%) 2G
3 10 (8.00%) 2.5G
3 10 (8.00%) 3G
3 10 (8.00%) SDH
3 10 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.20%) 4G
5 8 (6.40%) Network Security
5 8 (6.40%) OSPF
5 8 (6.40%) BGP
5 8 (6.40%) IPsec
5 8 (6.40%) IPv6
5 8 (6.40%) EIGRP
5 8 (6.40%) WAN
5 8 (6.40%) LAN
6 6 (4.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) MySQL
1 22 (17.60%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (10.40%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (58.40%) Git (software)
2 35 (28.00%) ClearCase
2 35 (28.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 18 (14.40%) Jenkins
4 16 (12.80%) Ant
4 16 (12.80%) Maven
5 15 (12.00%) Apache Ivy
6 13 (10.40%) JIRA
7 12 (9.60%) Hudson
8 11 (8.80%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.40%) Visual Studio
10 5 (4.00%) Toad
11 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.80%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 1 (0.80%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.80%) Log4Net
13 1 (0.80%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (4.80%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Retail
3 2 (1.60%) Games
3 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 80 (64.00%) Developer
2 30 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.40%) C++ Developer
5 13 (10.40%) Ruby Developer
6 11 (8.80%) Administrator
7 10 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (7.20%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
13 4 (3.20%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (3.20%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.40%) Web Services
2 11 (8.80%) .NET
3 10 (8.00%) STL
4 9 (7.20%) J2EE
5 8 (6.40%) XML
6 6 (4.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 6 (4.80%) REST
6 6 (4.80%) OC4J
6 6 (4.80%) JDBC
7 5 (4.00%) SOAP
7 5 (4.00%) LAMP
8 4 (3.20%) CSS
9 3 (2.40%) HTML
10 2 (1.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (1.60%) jQuery
10 2 (1.60%) JSON
10 2 (1.60%) CSS3
10 2 (1.60%) HTML5
10 2 (1.60%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.60%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Visualisation
2 12 (9.60%) Wiki
2 12 (9.60%) Client/Server
3 11 (8.80%) Mobile App
4 7 (5.60%) Clustering
5 6 (4.80%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.60%) Open Source
6 2 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.80%) Linux
2 28 (22.40%) UNIX
3 27 (21.60%) Windows
4 22 (17.60%) CentOS
5 15 (12.00%) Debian
6 12 (9.60%) Ubuntu
6 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.20%) AIX
8 7 (5.60%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.40%) VMS
11 2 (1.60%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.80%) Windows XP Embedded
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.40%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (28.80%) OO
4 32 (25.60%) Configuration Management
5 28 (22.40%) Release Management
6 24 (19.20%) OOD
7 18 (14.40%) Scrum
8 16 (12.80%) Web Design
8 16 (12.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (12.00%) DevOps
10 11 (8.80%) Build Automation
11 10 (8.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.60%) UML
13 7 (5.60%) Load Balancing
13 7 (5.60%) Embedded Software Development
14 6 (4.80%) JVM Tuning
14 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (4.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 66 (52.80%) Java
2 56 (44.80%) Ruby
3 50 (40.00%) Python
4 42 (33.60%) Perl
5 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
6 36 (28.80%) Bash Shell
7 31 (24.80%) C++
8 25 (20.00%) PHP
9 21 (16.80%) SQL
10 15 (12.00%) Lua
11 14 (11.20%) C#
12 12 (9.60%) PL/SQL
13 11 (8.80%) C
14 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.80%) VB
15 1 (0.80%) Ada
15 1 (0.80%) XAML
15 1 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (31.20%) Security Cleared
2 35 (28.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (7.20%) Sun Certification
4 8 (6.40%) OCPJP
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.40%) CCNA
6 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) RHCT
7 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (9.60%) iptables
1 12 (9.60%) Postfix
1 12 (9.60%) Samba
2 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.20%) XenServer
2 9 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (19.20%) Puppet
2 12 (9.60%) ZABBIX
3 7 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.60%) Salt
4 3 (2.40%) Bcfg2
4 3 (2.40%) Ganeti
5 1 (0.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Red Hat
1 17 (13.60%) Oracle
2 13 (10.40%) VMware
3 9 (7.20%) Sun
3 9 (7.20%) Citrix
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.60%) ATG
6 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.80%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.80%) Sencha
6 1 (0.80%) Google
6 1 (0.80%) NetSuite