The table below looks at the statistics for FxCop skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FxCop over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft FxCop
Rank 608 586 556
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -30
Contract jobs citing FxCop 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.068% 0.089% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£538 £381 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.98% +8.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £338 £350
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7392 6751 5555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.24% 12.76% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4881 4278 3448
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 150 151
Average hourly rate £37.74 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

FxCop
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FxCop within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FxCop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FxCop
Daily Rate Trend

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

FxCop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FxCop
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FxCop Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FxCop
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FxCop within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
London -8 5 £538 -2.27% 1
England -32 5 £538 +40.98% 4
City of London - 2 £538 - 1

FxCop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FxCop 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 FxCop.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) NUnit
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (75.00%) StyleCop
4 5 (62.50%) Moq
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) SOA
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
5 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (50.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (50.00%) Selenium
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) IIS

FxCop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FxCop 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 FxCop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) SQLite
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) NUnit
3 6 (75.00%) StyleCop
4 5 (62.50%) Subversion
4 5 (62.50%) Moq
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) Grunt
5 4 (50.00%) JSHint
5 4 (50.00%) Bower
5 4 (50.00%) NDepend
5 4 (50.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (50.00%) Selenium
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (25.00%) NCover
6 2 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
7 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Front Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Thrift
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) WinForms
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) XACML
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) Derivative
1 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) OOD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) Calypso
4 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Syncfusion
4 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
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