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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FreeMarker
Rank 644 632 628
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 17 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.030% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.11% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 5
Median daily rate £550 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.92% +18.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+77.27% -
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
15732 15668 15091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.21% 27.44% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11013 10550 9735
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 226 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £16.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FreeMarker within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

FreeMarker Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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 29 July 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
London +1 15 £550 +46.66%
England -4 15 £550 +54.92% 4
City of London +47 1 £398 -9.65%
Glasgow - 1 £550 -
Scotland - 1 £550 -

FreeMarker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
2 17 (80.95%) HTML5
3 16 (76.19%) CSS3
4 13 (61.90%) Finance
4 13 (61.90%) Velocity
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
6 11 (52.38%) Java
7 10 (47.62%) JSON
8 9 (42.86%) Ajax
8 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
9 8 (38.10%) Handlebars
9 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (38.10%) TDD
10 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (33.33%) SQL
10 7 (33.33%) Grunt
11 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
11 6 (28.57%) Apache
12 5 (23.81%) J2EE
12 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
12 5 (23.81%) Scala
12 5 (23.81%) Play Framework
12 5 (23.81%) gulp
12 5 (23.81%) Mustache
13 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
13 4 (19.05%) Scalatra
13 4 (19.05%) Smarty
13 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) Liferay
3 1 (4.76%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Grunt
2 5 (23.81%) gulp
3 4 (19.05%) Maven
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
5 2 (9.52%) Mocha
6 1 (4.76%) Ant
6 1 (4.76%) JSUnit
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Murex Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
2 17 (80.95%) HTML5
3 16 (76.19%) CSS3
4 13 (61.90%) Velocity
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
6 10 (47.62%) JSON
7 9 (42.86%) Ajax
7 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
8 8 (38.10%) Handlebars
9 5 (23.81%) J2EE
9 5 (23.81%) Mustache
9 5 (23.81%) Play Framework
10 4 (19.05%) Grails
10 4 (19.05%) Scalatra
10 4 (19.05%) Smarty
11 3 (14.29%) MooTools
11 3 (14.29%) Node.js
11 3 (14.29%) XML
11 3 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Data Validation
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Scala
5 4 (19.05%) Groovy
6 3 (14.29%) AWK
6 3 (14.29%) Korn
6 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) sed
6 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) ES6
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Murex
2 1 (4.76%) SAP