The table below looks at the statistics for Mason skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mason over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mason
Rank 503 529 532
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Contract jobs citing Mason 89 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.080% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 38 29
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£475 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
14718 14100 13785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.54% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10077 9008 8644
Average daily rate £395 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Mason
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mason Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mason
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mason Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mason
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mason within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Mason Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mason
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Mason Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Mason
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mason within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
England +17 85 £494 -1.25% 130
London +40 50 £463 - 84
South East -19 22 £500 - 29
City of London +11 20 £500 +11.11% 55
Berkshire +1 9 £500 +5.26% 8
South West - 4 £371 - 2
Middlesex - 2 £378 - 7
Hampshire - 2 £481 - 1
Surrey -5 1 £310 -38.00% 5
East Sussex - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Liverpool - - - -
Street - - - -
Trowbridge - - - - 1
Essex - - - - 3
Leicestershire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 3
Somerset - - - -
East of England - - - - 6
Basingstoke - - - -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mason 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 Mason.

1 160 (93.57%) Salesforce.com
2 92 (53.80%) Visualforce
2 92 (53.80%) Apex Code
3 65 (38.01%) Java
4 62 (36.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (36.26%) Force.com
5 58 (33.92%) Cloud Computing
5 58 (33.92%) SaaS
6 27 (15.79%) CRM
7 25 (14.62%) Finance
8 24 (14.04%) Workflow
9 18 (10.53%) Data Mapping
10 16 (9.36%) Business Analysis
11 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (8.19%) Project Management
13 12 (7.02%) Migration
14 11 (6.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (6.43%) Perl
14 11 (6.43%) Retail
15 9 (5.26%) Data Analysis
15 9 (5.26%) Data Migration
15 9 (5.26%) MySQL
15 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.26%) Mobile App
16 8 (4.68%) User Acceptance Testing
17 7 (4.09%) Django
17 7 (4.09%) GAP Analysis
17 7 (4.09%) SQL
18 6 (3.51%) Apache
18 6 (3.51%) Zope

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Mason 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 Mason. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.51%) Apache
1 6 (3.51%) Zope
2 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 62 (36.26%) Force.com
2 58 (33.92%) Cloud Computing
2 58 (33.92%) SaaS
3 3 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.26%) MySQL
2 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.75%) CouchDB
3 3 (1.75%) SimpleDB
4 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) ObjectDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (14.62%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (6.43%) Retail
3 5 (2.92%) Marketing
4 3 (1.75%) Publishing
5 2 (1.17%) Banking
5 2 (1.17%) Billing
5 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.17%) German Language
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (33.92%) Developer
2 50 (29.24%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 34 (19.88%) Analyst
4 29 (16.96%) Administrator
4 29 (16.96%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 27 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 25 (14.62%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 19 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
7 19 (11.11%) Project Manager
8 13 (7.60%) Architect
8 13 (7.60%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 8 (4.68%) Perl Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.51%) Consultant
10 6 (3.51%) Salesforce.com Consultant
11 5 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.92%) Technical Architect
12 2 (1.17%) Senior Business Analyst
12 2 (1.17%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (1.17%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (53.80%) Visualforce
2 7 (4.09%) Django
3 5 (2.92%) XML
3 5 (2.92%) Memcached
4 4 (2.34%) REST
4 4 (2.34%) Web Services
5 3 (1.75%) J2EE
5 3 (1.75%) SOAP
6 2 (1.17%) CPAN
6 2 (1.17%) Spring
7 1 (0.58%) LAMP
7 1 (0.58%) jQuery
7 1 (0.58%) RESTful
7 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.34%) FMCG
3 1 (0.58%) iPad
3 1 (0.58%) IPTV
3 1 (0.58%) Life Science
3 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (15.79%) CRM
3 24 (14.04%) Workflow
4 18 (10.53%) Data Mapping
5 16 (9.36%) Business Analysis
6 15 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.19%) Project Management
8 12 (7.02%) Migration
9 9 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.26%) Data Migration
10 8 (4.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.09%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (3.51%) Time Management
13 5 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (2.92%) Data Cleansing
13 5 (2.92%) TDD
14 4 (2.34%) Asset Management
14 4 (2.34%) Software Engineering
14 4 (2.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (53.80%) Apex Code
2 65 (38.01%) Java
3 11 (6.43%) Perl
4 7 (4.09%) SQL
5 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.75%) C
6 1 (0.58%) C#
6 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.58%) Python
6 1 (0.58%) Ruby
6 1 (0.58%) Groovy
6 1 (0.58%) PHP
6 1 (0.58%) SOQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
Vendors
1 160 (93.57%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle
2 5 (2.92%) SAP
3 2 (1.17%) ExactTarget
4 1 (0.58%) Zend
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Surrey
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Rate: £500 - £525 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Berkshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £225 - £310 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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City of London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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City of London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £230 - £310 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago