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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Borland AccuRev
Rank 609 601 582
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 16 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.027% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.21% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate
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£316 £310 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% -6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £310 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.01% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £34.73 £41.58 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +10.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.73 £41.58 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.47% +10.86%

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
8089 7189 6182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.81% 12.93% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5319 4586 3966
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 133 131
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.00 £23.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 11 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 28 August 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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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
England -11 16 £316 +2.01% 6
East of England +5 14 £316 +15.00%
Essex -1 14 £316 +15.00%
Basildon -1 10 £316 -
Brentwood -5 1 - -
Torquay - 1 - -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (84.38%) XML
2 26 (81.25%) HTML
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (62.50%) Java
5 20 (62.50%) J2EE
6 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
7 18 (56.25%) Web Services
8 15 (46.88%) Struts
9 12 (37.50%) CSS
9 12 (37.50%) UNIX
10 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 10 (31.25%) Ant
10 10 (31.25%) IBM
10 10 (31.25%) Web Development
11 9 (28.13%) Middleware
11 9 (28.13%) JUnit
11 9 (28.13%) JSP
11 9 (28.13%) Servlets
12 8 (25.00%) JDBC
12 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
12 8 (25.00%) TopLink
13 7 (21.88%) TDD
13 7 (21.88%) SOAP
13 7 (21.88%) Linux
13 7 (21.88%) Perl
13 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
14 6 (18.75%) OOD
14 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 6 (18.75%) JAXB

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) WebFOCUS
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Ant
2 9 (28.13%) JUnit
3 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
6 4 (12.50%) JIRA
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium
6 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 4 (12.50%) Hudson
6 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 4 (12.50%) Maven
7 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.25%) JMeter
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.13%) FindBugs
8 1 (3.13%) Checkstyle
8 1 (3.13%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (12.50%) Automotive
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.63%) AWS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) C Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Test Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Report Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) XML
2 26 (81.25%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) J2EE
4 18 (56.25%) Web Services
5 15 (46.88%) Struts
6 12 (37.50%) CSS
7 9 (28.13%) JSP
7 9 (28.13%) Servlets
7 9 (28.13%) Middleware
8 8 (25.00%) TopLink
8 8 (25.00%) JDBC
9 7 (21.88%) SOAP
10 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
10 6 (18.75%) XSLT
10 6 (18.75%) JAXB
10 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 6 (18.75%) EclipseLink
11 5 (15.63%) JSON
11 5 (15.63%) RESTful
11 5 (15.63%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) APACS
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) UNIX
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Web Development
3 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) UML
4 6 (18.75%) OOD
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) B2C
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Release Management
8 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 20 (62.50%) Java
3 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Perl
5 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) C
8 2 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.25%) VB
8 2 (6.25%) VB6
8 2 (6.25%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) IBM
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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