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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 506 519 510
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Mason 71 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.080% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 33
Average daily rate
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£475 £469 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £344 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
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
13701 13155 12880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.96% 27.01% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9189 8297 8174
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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 192 275 335
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.02 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 27 January 2015.

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 17 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 27 January 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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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 +9 68 £488 +5.40% 160
London +8 40 £500 +14.28% 117
City of London +24 22 £506 +19.11% 84
South East -14 17 £500 - 22
Berkshire +5 8 £500 +17.64% 6
Middlesex - 2 £359 - 4
Surrey - - - - 5
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 6
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Brighton - - - -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 148 (93.08%) Salesforce.com
2 88 (55.35%) Visualforce
2 88 (55.35%) Apex Code
3 59 (37.11%) Java
4 53 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (33.33%) SaaS
5 52 (32.70%) Force.com
6 51 (32.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (16.98%) Finance
8 25 (15.72%) Workflow
9 24 (15.09%) CRM
10 20 (12.58%) Data Mapping
11 15 (9.43%) Project Management
12 14 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
13 13 (8.18%) Retail
14 11 (6.92%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (6.92%) Perl
15 10 (6.29%) Catalyst
16 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
16 9 (5.66%) MySQL
17 8 (5.03%) Migration
17 8 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (5.03%) E-Commerce
18 7 (4.40%) SQL
18 7 (4.40%) Django
18 7 (4.40%) Data Analysis
19 6 (3.77%) Data Migration
19 6 (3.77%) Apache
19 6 (3.77%) Zope

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (3.77%) Apache
1 6 (3.77%) Zope
2 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 53 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 53 (33.33%) SaaS
2 52 (32.70%) Force.com
3 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) MySQL
2 4 (2.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.89%) CouchDB
3 3 (1.89%) SimpleDB
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) ObjectDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (16.98%) Finance
2 13 (8.18%) Retail
3 11 (6.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.14%) Marketing
5 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.89%) Publishing
6 2 (1.26%) Billing
6 2 (1.26%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (37.11%) Developer
2 50 (31.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 30 (18.87%) Analyst
4 28 (17.61%) Administrator
4 28 (17.61%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 26 (16.35%) Business Analyst
6 25 (15.72%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 18 (11.32%) Project Manager
8 17 (10.69%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 10 (6.29%) Architect
10 9 (5.66%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 8 (5.03%) Perl Developer
12 6 (3.77%) Salesforce.com Consultant
12 6 (3.77%) Consultant
13 4 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (2.52%) Technical Architect
14 3 (1.89%) Senior Manager
14 3 (1.89%) Data Analyst
14 3 (1.89%) Senior Project Manager
15 2 (1.26%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (55.35%) Visualforce
2 10 (6.29%) Catalyst
3 7 (4.40%) Django
4 5 (3.14%) Memcached
5 4 (2.52%) REST
5 4 (2.52%) Web Services
5 4 (2.52%) XML
6 3 (1.89%) SOAP
7 2 (1.26%) Spring
7 2 (1.26%) CPAN
7 2 (1.26%) J2EE
8 1 (0.63%) Moose
8 1 (0.63%) LAMP
8 1 (0.63%) HTML
8 1 (0.63%) Dancer
8 1 (0.63%) RESTful
8 1 (0.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.89%) FMCG
3 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.63%) iPad
3 1 (0.63%) IPTV
3 1 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (15.72%) Workflow
3 24 (15.09%) CRM
4 20 (12.58%) Data Mapping
5 15 (9.43%) Project Management
6 14 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
7 8 (5.03%) Migration
7 8 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (5.03%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.40%) Data Analysis
9 6 (3.77%) Data Migration
9 6 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (3.14%) TDD
10 5 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.14%) Time Management
11 4 (2.52%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.52%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.52%) Web Development
12 3 (1.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 88 (55.35%) Apex Code
2 59 (37.11%) Java
3 11 (6.92%) Perl
4 7 (4.40%) SQL
5 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.26%) C
6 1 (0.63%) C#
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) SOQL
6 1 (0.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 148 (93.08%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.14%) Oracle
3 4 (2.52%) SAP
4 3 (1.89%) Siebel
4 3 (1.89%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.63%) ExactTarget
5 1 (0.63%) Zend
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