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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 560 508 502
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -6
Contract jobs citing Mason 39 62 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 61 34
Average daily rate
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£469 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £338 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 March 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 20 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 March 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 -30 38 £475 +11.76% 170
London -13 26 £495 +10.00% 128
City of London +11 18 £485 +14.11% 80
South East -38 4 £300 -31.42% 18
North West - 3 £375 - 3
Berkshire -14 2 £438 +25.00% 3
South West - 2 £350 - 4
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
East of England - - - - 5
East Sussex - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 3
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
Street - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 115 (92.74%) Salesforce.com
2 72 (58.06%) Visualforce
2 72 (58.06%) Apex Code
3 49 (39.52%) Java
4 46 (37.10%) SaaS
4 46 (37.10%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (33.06%) Force.com
6 33 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (20.97%) CRM
8 24 (19.35%) Finance
9 19 (15.32%) Workflow
10 15 (12.10%) Data Mapping
11 11 (8.87%) Retail
11 11 (8.87%) Business Analysis
12 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
13 9 (7.26%) Project Management
13 9 (7.26%) Oracle
14 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (4.84%) Perl
15 6 (4.84%) Siebel
15 6 (4.84%) Eloqua
15 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
16 5 (4.03%) Catalyst
16 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (4.03%) Migration
16 5 (4.03%) Data Analysis
17 4 (3.23%) Banking
17 4 (3.23%) Marketing

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (2.42%) Apache
1 3 (2.42%) Zope
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 46 (37.10%) Cloud Computing
1 46 (37.10%) SaaS
2 41 (33.06%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (1.61%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.61%) SimpleDB
2 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 11 (8.87%) Retail
3 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.23%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (37.10%) Developer
2 39 (31.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 24 (19.35%) Analyst
4 21 (16.94%) Administrator
4 21 (16.94%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 20 (16.13%) Business Analyst
6 19 (15.32%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Project Manager
7 12 (9.68%) Consultant
8 11 (8.87%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 10 (8.06%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 7 (5.65%) Architect
11 5 (4.03%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.23%) Perl Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
13 3 (2.42%) Siebel Architect
13 3 (2.42%) Data Analyst
13 3 (2.42%) Technical Consultant
14 2 (1.61%) Senior Manager
14 2 (1.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (58.06%) Visualforce
2 5 (4.03%) Catalyst
3 4 (3.23%) RESTful
4 3 (2.42%) Web Services
4 3 (2.42%) Django
5 2 (1.61%) jQuery
5 2 (1.61%) HTML
5 2 (1.61%) XML
5 2 (1.61%) Memcached
6 1 (0.81%) REST
6 1 (0.81%) CSS3
6 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.81%) Dancer
6 1 (0.81%) Moose
6 1 (0.81%) mod_perl
6 1 (0.81%) HTML5
6 1 (0.81%) CPAN
6 1 (0.81%) LAMP
6 1 (0.81%) Spring
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.61%) FMCG
3 1 (0.81%) Video on Demand
3 1 (0.81%) iPad
3 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.81%) Life Science
3 1 (0.81%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (20.97%) CRM
3 19 (15.32%) Workflow
4 15 (12.10%) Data Mapping
5 11 (8.87%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.26%) Project Management
8 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.03%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.03%) Migration
10 4 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (3.23%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.42%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (2.42%) Web Development
11 3 (2.42%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.42%) Time Management
12 2 (1.61%) Data Management
12 2 (1.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (58.06%) Apex Code
2 49 (39.52%) Java
3 6 (4.84%) Perl
4 3 (2.42%) SQL
5 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.81%) C
6 1 (0.81%) C#
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Ruby
6 1 (0.81%) Groovy
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 115 (92.74%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle
3 6 (4.84%) Siebel
3 6 (4.84%) Eloqua
4 4 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Zend
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