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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 585 533 545
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +12
Contract jobs citing Mason 46 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.14% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.51% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 69 40
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£400 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £528 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £431 £481
% change year-on-year
-27.53% -10.38%
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
16577 15633 15315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.90% 28.09% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11265 9911 9834
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 218 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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 24 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 31 August 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 -63 44 £400 -11.11% 173
London -13 29 £475 - 115
City of London -11 9 £513 +7.89% 54
South East -37 7 £325 -7.14% 18
South West -3 3 £400 -28.08% 12
North West -29 3 - - 10
Berkshire -4 2 £300 -20.00% 5
Bristol -5 2 £350 -31.70% 4
Hampshire -8 2 £450 +38.46% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 2 £300 -7.69% 2
Manchester -16 2 - - 6
East of England +5 1 £300 -29.41% 5
Northamptonshire -2 1 £275 -39.72% 1
Northampton -4 1 £275 -42.10% 1
East Midlands -11 1 £275 -36.23% 6
Scotland -11 1 £325 - 2
Edinburgh -15 1 £325 - 2
Wales - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £300 - 3
Wiltshire - 1 £500 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
Reading - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £350 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £350 - 3

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 52 (68.42%) Salesforce.com
2 43 (56.58%) Visualforce
2 43 (56.58%) Apex Code
3 38 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (50.00%) SaaS
3 38 (50.00%) Java
4 28 (36.84%) Force.com
5 26 (34.21%) CRM
6 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (26.32%) MySQL
8 18 (23.68%) Web Development
9 15 (19.74%) BigMachines
9 15 (19.74%) Perl
9 15 (19.74%) PHP
10 14 (18.42%) Oracle
10 14 (18.42%) Siebel
10 14 (18.42%) Eloqua
11 13 (17.11%) Oracle APEX
11 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
12 12 (15.79%) CSS
12 12 (15.79%) HTML
13 11 (14.47%) Web Services
13 11 (14.47%) Apache
13 11 (14.47%) RESTful
14 10 (13.16%) Django
14 10 (13.16%) jQuery
15 9 (11.84%) Python
15 9 (11.84%) OO
15 9 (11.84%) SQL
15 9 (11.84%) Finance

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (14.47%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) Zope
3 3 (3.95%) WordPress
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Jetty
5 1 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (19.74%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.32%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 38 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 38 (50.00%) SaaS
2 28 (36.84%) Force.com
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) MySQL
2 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.95%) CouchDB
3 3 (3.95%) SimpleDB
4 2 (2.63%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Gradle
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) Grunt
3 1 (1.32%) gulp
3 1 (1.32%) JUnit
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Developer
2 12 (15.79%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 11 (14.47%) Perl Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Programmer
5 7 (9.21%) Administrator
5 7 (9.21%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (56.58%) Visualforce
2 12 (15.79%) HTML
2 12 (15.79%) CSS
3 11 (14.47%) Web Services
3 11 (14.47%) RESTful
4 10 (13.16%) Django
4 10 (13.16%) jQuery
5 9 (11.84%) Catalyst
6 6 (7.89%) Memcached
6 6 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (7.89%) .NET
7 5 (6.58%) HTML5
7 5 (6.58%) REST
7 5 (6.58%) CSS3
8 3 (3.95%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.95%) LAMP
9 2 (2.63%) JSON
9 2 (2.63%) Spring
9 2 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.26%) Video on Demand
2 4 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) CRM
2 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.68%) Web Development
4 9 (11.84%) OO
5 7 (9.21%) TDD
6 6 (7.89%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) Workflow
7 5 (6.58%) Open Source
8 4 (5.26%) BDD
8 4 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Migration
9 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.95%) MapReduce
9 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.95%) OO PHP
10 2 (2.63%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (56.58%) Apex Code
2 38 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (19.74%) Perl
3 15 (19.74%) PHP
4 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.84%) SQL
5 9 (11.84%) Python
6 7 (9.21%) Ruby
7 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (68.42%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (18.42%) Eloqua
2 14 (18.42%) Oracle
2 14 (18.42%) Siebel
3 2 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (1.32%) CODA
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
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