The table below looks at the statistics for Mason skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mason over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mason
Rank 636 637 524
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -113
Contract jobs citing Mason 24 37 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.065% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.24% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 89
Median daily rate £463 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
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
15669 15697 14876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.02% 27.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10958 10557 9618
Median daily rate £415 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +5.33%
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 200 221 210
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £16.61 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Mason
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Mason as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mason within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -26 24 £463 +15.62% 16
London -9 12 £438 +9.37% 14
South East +5 9 £500 +21.21%
Berkshire +8 3 £500 -
Surrey - 3 £550 -
City of London +42 2 £425 -16.04% 6
East of England +20 1 £500 +5.26%
Essex +4 1 £500 +5.26%
Southwark - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Slough - 1 £475 -
Birmingham - 1 £325 -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mason 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 Mason.

1 74 (82.22%) Salesforce.com
2 30 (33.33%) CRM
3 26 (28.89%) Java
4 25 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (27.78%) Apex Code
5 24 (26.67%) Visualforce
6 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (22.22%) SaaS
8 19 (21.11%) PHP
9 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (20.00%) HTML
10 17 (18.89%) Web Development
11 16 (17.78%) CSS
12 15 (16.67%) Finance
13 14 (15.56%) Scrum
14 12 (13.33%) Oracle
14 12 (13.33%) Google
14 12 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (12.22%) Eloqua
15 11 (12.22%) BigMachines
15 11 (12.22%) jQuery
15 11 (12.22%) Siebel
16 9 (10.00%) MySQL
16 9 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
16 9 (10.00%) CSS3
16 9 (10.00%) HTML5
16 9 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
17 8 (8.89%) Front End Development
17 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce

Mason
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 2 (2.22%) Apache
1 2 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.11%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (1.11%) JBoss
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
1 4 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (12.22%) BigMachines
1 11 (12.22%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.22%) Magento
3 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (22.22%) SaaS
3 12 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.56%) Force.com
5 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (4.44%) Lucidchart
7 2 (2.22%) Google App Engine
7 2 (2.22%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.56%) JIRA
4 4 (4.44%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (2.22%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.22%) Maven
5 2 (2.22%) MSTest
6 1 (1.11%) Gradle
6 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.11%) Subversion
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.22%) Publishing
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Developer
2 22 (24.44%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Administrator
3 17 (18.89%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 11 (12.22%) Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Salesforce.com Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Consultant
7 6 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 6 (6.67%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Designer
9 3 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Java Scrum Master
9 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) Visualforce
2 18 (20.00%) HTML
3 16 (17.78%) CSS
4 11 (12.22%) jQuery
5 9 (10.00%) CSS3
5 9 (10.00%) HTML5
6 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.67%) J2EE
7 6 (6.67%) RESTful
8 4 (4.44%) REST
8 4 (4.44%) Web Services
9 3 (3.33%) .NET
9 3 (3.33%) EJB
9 3 (3.33%) JMS
9 3 (3.33%) JSON
9 3 (3.33%) LAMP
9 3 (3.33%) SOAP
10 2 (2.22%) Django
10 2 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) User Experience
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) CRM
2 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.89%) Web Development
4 14 (15.56%) Scrum
5 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.89%) Front End Development
6 7 (7.78%) TDD
7 6 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.67%) DevOps
7 6 (6.67%) Release Management
8 5 (5.56%) BDD
8 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.56%) Prototyping
8 5 (5.56%) SDLC
8 5 (5.56%) Wireframes
9 4 (4.44%) Logistics
9 4 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) Java
2 25 (27.78%) Apex Code
3 19 (21.11%) PHP
4 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (2.22%) Perl
6 2 (2.22%) Ruby
6 2 (2.22%) SOQL
7 1 (1.11%) C#
7 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 74 (82.22%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (13.33%) Google
2 12 (13.33%) Oracle
3 11 (12.22%) Siebel
4 4 (4.44%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) Conga
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.11%) Pardot
6 1 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Zend