The table below looks at the statistics for concrete5 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited concrete5 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
concrete5
UK
Rank - 633 622
Contract jobs citing concrete5 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.035% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.50

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7969 8663 9157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.52% 16.92% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5206 5506 5590
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 225 310
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

concrete5
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing concrete5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

concrete5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing concrete5 within the UK.

concrete5 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

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Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing concrete5 within the UK.

concrete5 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

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Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing concrete5 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 concrete5.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Shopify
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) OpenCart
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP

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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 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCart
1 1 (33.33%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capistrano