The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £71.00
Refactoring
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 286 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.90% 77.30% 70.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 174 145
Average daily rate £370 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 14
Average hourly rate £25.13 £13.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.62% -66.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £170.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Refactoring
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft