The table below looks at the statistics for FreeMarker skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeMarker over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeMarker
Rank 626 636 619
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.050% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
Median daily rate £313 £275 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -40.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £300
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
15423 15952 15279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.94% 28.78% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10671 11113 10434
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 263 169
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £17.77 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

FreeMarker
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FreeMarker as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FreeMarker Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeMarker
Daily Rate Trend

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

FreeMarker Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FreeMarker
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FreeMarker Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FreeMarker
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeMarker within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 4 £313 +13.63%
London +3 3 £313 -26.47%
City of London - 1 £375 -

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Velocity
7 3 (30.00%) Social Network
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Apache
7 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) Handlebars
8 2 (20.00%) Grunt
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) Sass
8 2 (20.00%) gulp
9 1 (10.00%) ES6
9 1 (10.00%) LESS
9 1 (10.00%) Banking

FreeMarker
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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Magnolia
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Google Tag Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Grunt
1 2 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (10.00%) Bower
2 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Mocha
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
4 6 (60.00%) JSON
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) Velocity
7 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
8 2 (20.00%) Handlebars
8 2 (20.00%) Sass
9 1 (10.00%) DWR
9 1 (10.00%) LESS
9 1 (10.00%) MooTools
9 1 (10.00%) Mustache
9 1 (10.00%) OOCSS
9 1 (10.00%) RequireJS
9 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Social Network
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) ES6
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google