The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of AccuRev products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AccuRev over the 3 months to 1 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within AccuRev.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AccuRev
Rank 12 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 2 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.13% 12.12% 21.74%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 25.00% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 13
Average daily rate
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£310 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.58 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 43.59% 48.48% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 20
Average daily rate £450 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £330 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

AccuRev
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

AccuRev Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

AccuRev
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AccuRev across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

AccuRev Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing AccuRev 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 AccuRev.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Document Management
4 2 (40.00%) SEO
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing AccuRev 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 AccuRev. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) WURFL
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft