The table below looks at the statistics for AccuRev skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AccuRev over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Borland AccuRev
Rank 655 643 609
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -34
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 6 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £220 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £340 £310
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £31.50 £37.73 £41.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% -9.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £31.51 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.76 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.73 £41.58
% change year-on-year
-16.50% -9.26%

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
8918 7981 7154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.36% 13.65% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6007 5246 4572
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 153 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

AccuRev
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing AccuRev as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AccuRev within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +4 6 £220 -30.43% 1
Essex -1 6 £220 -30.43% 1
England -11 6 £220 -35.29% 1
Brentwood +12 3 - -

AccuRev
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AccuRev.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) J2EE
2 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (85.00%) SOAP
3 17 (85.00%) REST
4 16 (80.00%) HTML
4 16 (80.00%) XML
4 16 (80.00%) TDD
4 16 (80.00%) HTML5
5 14 (70.00%) JSF
5 14 (70.00%) TopLink
6 13 (65.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (55.00%) PrimeFaces
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) IBM
9 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
10 3 (15.00%) JAX-WS
10 3 (15.00%) JPA
10 3 (15.00%) JMS
10 3 (15.00%) Automotive
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) User Stories
11 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (10.00%) Analytics
11 2 (10.00%) Gradle

AccuRev
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Ant
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Gradle
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
1 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.00%) Appium
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (70.00%) J2EE Developer
4 12 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Angular Developer
5 6 (30.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) J2EE
1 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) REST
2 17 (85.00%) SOAP
3 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 16 (80.00%) HTML5
3 16 (80.00%) XML
4 14 (70.00%) JSF
4 14 (70.00%) TopLink
5 13 (65.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (55.00%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (15.00%) JAX-WS
7 3 (15.00%) JMS
7 3 (15.00%) JPA
8 2 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) JSP
8 2 (10.00%) LESS
8 2 (10.00%) Sass
8 2 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.00%) B2C
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) RAD
4 2 (10.00%) SEO
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) CA
2 2 (10.00%) FatWire
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Omniture
2 2 (10.00%) Rally
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft