The table below looks at the statistics for BREW skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BREW over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless (BREW)
Rank - 599 550
Contract jobs citing BREW 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.013% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15010 15289 12990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.96% 27.58% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9763 10041 8094
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 212 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.85 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

BREW
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BREW within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

BREW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BREW
Daily Rate Trend

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

BREW Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BREW
Hourly Rate Trend

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

BREW Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BREW
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BREW 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 BREW.

1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Syclo
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) J2ME
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

BREW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BREW 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 BREW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobility Architect
1 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) J2ME
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) VC++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Syclo
1 2 (66.67%) Apple