The table below looks at the statistics for Basecamp skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basecamp over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basecamp
UK
Rank 582 622 616
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -6
Contract jobs citing Basecamp 14 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.25% 0.051% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £410 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +64.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5642 3932 2508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.44% 7.69% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 2761 1616
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 61 89
Median hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.27 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Basecamp
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Basecamp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Basecamp Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Basecamp
Daily Rate Trend

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

Basecamp Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Basecamp
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Basecamp within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Basecamp Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Basecamp
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Basecamp Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Basecamp
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basecamp within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
England +39 12 £450 +9.75%
London +20 12 £450 +9.75%

Basecamp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp.

1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 16 (84.21%) Subversion
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) Selenium
4 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (47.37%) Kanban
4 9 (47.37%) TestNG
4 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
4 9 (47.37%) JBehave
4 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
4 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
4 9 (47.37%) Bugzilla
4 9 (47.37%) JUnit
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 7 (36.84%) W3C
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) CSS3
5 7 (36.84%) Confluence
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) WCAG
6 6 (31.58%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (31.58%) User Experience
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
6 6 (31.58%) Validation
6 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Web Design
6 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 6 (31.58%) Workflow Management

Basecamp
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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 16 (84.21%) Subversion
3 9 (47.37%) Bugzilla
3 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
3 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) JBehave
3 9 (47.37%) JUnit
3 9 (47.37%) Selenium
3 9 (47.37%) TestNG
3 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) QA Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Designer
2 6 (31.58%) UI Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior UI Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) CSS
1 7 (36.84%) CSS3
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) W3C
2 6 (31.58%) User Experience
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Kanban
3 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
3 6 (31.58%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
3 6 (31.58%) Validation
3 6 (31.58%) Web Design
3 6 (31.58%) Workflow
3 6 (31.58%) Workflow Management
4 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile First
5 2 (10.53%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) QA
2 7 (36.84%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Charles River
2 1 (5.26%) Monetate
2 1 (5.26%) SAP