The table below looks at the statistics for AccuRev skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AccuRev over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland AccuRev
Rank 566 566 530
Rank change year-on-year
0 -36
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 10 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.020% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.16% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
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£238 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £228 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.10 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 - £37.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7067 6116 5041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.45% 11.96% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4638 3849 3188
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 113 158
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.19 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £54.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

AccuRev
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

AccuRev Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AccuRev
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AccuRev within the UK.

AccuRev Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AccuRev
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AccuRev within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

AccuRev Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AccuRev
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev within the UK.

AccuRev Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AccuRev
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AccuRev within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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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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
England -30 10 £238 -36.66% 6
London +7 1 £325 -13.33%
Manchester - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 3
Wrexham - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 3
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North Wales - - - -
North West - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 4
Birmingham - - - -
Leeds - - - -

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 16 (66.67%) Java
3 16 (66.67%) XML
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) J2EE
5 12 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (50.00%) Web Services
6 11 (45.83%) TopLink
7 10 (41.67%) Web Development
7 10 (41.67%) OOD
7 10 (41.67%) Sun
7 10 (41.67%) Sun Certification
7 10 (41.67%) XSLT
7 10 (41.67%) UML
7 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle
8 6 (25.00%) Middleware
8 6 (25.00%) JAXB
8 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 5 (20.83%) SOAP
9 5 (20.83%) UNIX
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) JSF
9 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (16.67%) MSBuild
10 4 (16.67%) Build Forge

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) WebFOCUS
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Ant
2 4 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Build Forge
2 4 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Release Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Report Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) MI Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.17%) Release Coordinator
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (50.00%) J2EE
3 12 (50.00%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) TopLink
5 10 (41.67%) XSLT
6 6 (25.00%) JAXB
6 6 (25.00%) Middleware
7 5 (20.83%) JSF
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) REST
7 5 (20.83%) PrimeFaces
7 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 4 (16.67%) Servlets
9 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 1 (4.17%) CSS
10 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Web Development
2 10 (41.67%) UML
2 10 (41.67%) OOD
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VBScript
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
1 10 (41.67%) Sun
2 4 (16.67%) Perforce
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata