The first table below looks at the demand for Basecamp skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Basecamp over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basecamp
Rank - - 582
Contract jobs citing Basecamp 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1550 910 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.75% 1.91% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 569 482
Average daily rate £425 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 20
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £12.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.64 £33.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%

Basecamp
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Basecamp within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Basecamp within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
London - - - - 5
Reigate - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
England - - - - 7

Basecamp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp.

1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ATG
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) FMCG
3 2 (40.00%) Magento
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Fireworks
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Basecamp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Basecamp 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 Basecamp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
1 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Joomla! Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Joomla! Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2ME
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ATG
1 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter