The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basecamp
Rank 618 598 576
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -22
Contract jobs citing Basecamp 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.026% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £410 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3850 2358 1438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.49% 4.65% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2698 1545 927
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 78 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £96.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

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 2 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 5 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
England -2 1 £410 +64.00% 2
London -8 1 £410 +64.00% 2

Basecamp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Trello
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) W3C
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
4 2 (22.22%) WCAG
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (11.11%) TestNG
5 1 (11.11%) JBehave

Basecamp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Trello
2 1 (11.11%) AdSense
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) JBehave
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) TestNG
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
2 1 (11.11%) Audio Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Display Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Juniper
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore