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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 570 495 518
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +23
Contract jobs citing Mason 38 108 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.20% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.72% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 108 42
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£400 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £334 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
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
15327 15078 13744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.02% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10240 9797 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 220 336
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 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 14 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 1 July 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 -89 38 £400 -15.78% 184
London -58 20 £400 -15.78% 119
City of London -26 11 £500 +5.26% 71
North West -10 10 £375 -16.66% 9
Manchester - 10 £375 - 1
South East -29 6 £450 +7.46% 27
Hampshire +3 5 £450 +4.34% 3
Salford - 5 £375 -
South West -2 1 £300 -40.00% 7
East of England -4 1 £475 +38.18% 8
Berkshire -5 1 - - 9
Essex -10 1 £475 +46.15%
Reading - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £300 -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 55 (73.33%) Salesforce.com
2 43 (57.33%) Visualforce
2 43 (57.33%) Apex Code
3 33 (44.00%) Java
4 32 (42.67%) SaaS
4 32 (42.67%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (34.67%) Force.com
6 20 (26.67%) CRM
7 17 (22.67%) MySQL
8 15 (20.00%) Perl
8 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (18.67%) RESTful
10 12 (16.00%) Web Services
10 12 (16.00%) Catalyst
11 11 (14.67%) BigMachines
11 11 (14.67%) Oracle
11 11 (14.67%) Apache
12 10 (13.33%) Siebel
12 10 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (13.33%) Django
12 10 (13.33%) Eloqua
13 9 (12.00%) Web Development
13 9 (12.00%) OO
13 9 (12.00%) Workflow
13 9 (12.00%) Finance
13 9 (12.00%) Zope
14 8 (10.67%) SQL
14 8 (10.67%) Memcached
15 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (6.67%) PHP

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (14.67%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) Zope
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (14.67%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.33%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (42.67%) Cloud Computing
1 32 (42.67%) SaaS
2 26 (34.67%) Force.com
3 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) MySQL
2 5 (6.67%) CouchDB
2 5 (6.67%) SimpleDB
2 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Perl Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Siebel Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Programmer
10 3 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Perl Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (57.33%) Visualforce
2 14 (18.67%) RESTful
3 12 (16.00%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) Catalyst
4 10 (13.33%) Django
5 8 (10.67%) Memcached
6 3 (4.00%) jQuery
6 3 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.00%) CSS
6 3 (4.00%) HTML
6 3 (4.00%) .NET
7 2 (2.67%) LAMP
7 2 (2.67%) HTML5
7 2 (2.67%) REST
7 2 (2.67%) CSS3
8 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.33%) Sinatra
8 1 (1.33%) JSON
8 1 (1.33%) Cocoa
8 1 (1.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Video on Demand
1 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.00%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.33%) RIA
3 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) CRM
2 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.00%) OO
3 9 (12.00%) Workflow
3 9 (12.00%) Web Development
4 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.67%) TDD
5 5 (6.67%) MapReduce
6 4 (5.33%) Scrum
6 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.00%) Project Management
7 3 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (2.67%) Open Source
8 2 (2.67%) BDD
8 2 (2.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Apex Code
2 33 (44.00%) Java
3 15 (20.00%) Perl
4 8 (10.67%) SQL
5 5 (6.67%) PHP
6 4 (5.33%) Python
6 4 (5.33%) Ruby
7 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (73.33%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (14.67%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) Siebel
3 10 (13.33%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) CODA
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
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