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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland AccuRev
Rank 622 605 577
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.053% 0.100% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £345 £218 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -42.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £214 -
% change year-on-year
+61.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 - £41.50

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
7597 7025 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.77% 13.57% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5056 4715 3786
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 127 130
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £25.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.89 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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
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 5 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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East of England 0 4 £345 +61.40%
Essex -1 4 £345 +61.40%
England -6 4 £345 +58.62% 4
Basildon +2 2 - -
Brentwood 0 1 - -

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 26 (74.29%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) HTML
5 19 (54.29%) J2EE
5 19 (54.29%) XML
6 18 (51.43%) Web Services
6 18 (51.43%) Oracle
7 16 (45.71%) Unix
7 16 (45.71%) TDD
8 15 (42.86%) TopLink
9 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 13 (37.14%) JSF
10 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
11 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
12 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
12 11 (31.43%) Ant
12 11 (31.43%) Struts
12 11 (31.43%) Automotive
13 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
13 9 (25.71%) SOAP
13 9 (25.71%) DB2
14 8 (22.86%) JSP
14 8 (22.86%) Servlets
14 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
14 8 (22.86%) Marketing
14 8 (22.86%) Web Development
14 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (22.86%) HTML5
14 8 (22.86%) PrimeFaces

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) DB2
3 7 (20.00%) WebFOCUS
4 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) DataStage
6 1 (2.86%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 11 (31.43%) Ant
3 7 (20.00%) JIRA
3 7 (20.00%) JUnit
4 6 (17.14%) Checkstyle
4 6 (17.14%) FindBugs
4 6 (17.14%) TestDirector
5 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (14.29%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) Selenium
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (2.86%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.86%) EasyMock
7 1 (2.86%) Grunt
7 1 (2.86%) HttpUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Protractor
7 1 (2.86%) Subversion
7 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (31.43%) Automotive
2 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.86%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Java Developer
3 14 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.29%) ETL Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Unix Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) J2EE Applications Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.71%) DataStage Developer
8 2 (5.71%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 19 (54.29%) J2EE
2 19 (54.29%) XML
3 18 (51.43%) Web Services
4 15 (42.86%) TopLink
5 13 (37.14%) JSF
6 11 (31.43%) Struts
7 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
7 9 (25.71%) SOAP
8 8 (22.86%) HTML5
8 8 (22.86%) JSP
8 8 (22.86%) PrimeFaces
8 8 (22.86%) Servlets
9 7 (20.00%) JDBC
9 7 (20.00%) REST
10 6 (17.14%) JRules
11 5 (14.29%) GWT
11 5 (14.29%) Java EE
11 5 (14.29%) Spring
11 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) Web Development
4 7 (20.00%) OOD
5 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
5 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 6 (17.14%) System Testing
5 6 (17.14%) User Stories
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.29%) ETL
6 5 (14.29%) High Availability
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
6 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
6 5 (14.29%) Memory Management
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (14.29%) UML
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
5 5 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) HP
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
2 6 (17.14%) Rally
2 6 (17.14%) Sun
3 5 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (2.86%) BEA