The table below looks at the statistics for Reactive Extensions skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reactive Extensions over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reactive Extensions (Rx)
Rank 33 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Reactive Extensions 2 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.92% 0.79% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 2.15% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £425 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% +7.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £399 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.18% -0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Reactive Extensions
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 93 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.49% 36.90% 44.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 77 75
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Reactive Extensions
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Reactive Extensions as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Reactive Extensions Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Reactive Extensions
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Reactive Extensions Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Reactive Extensions
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Reactive Extensions also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Reactive Extensions.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD

Reactive Extensions
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) CRM Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft