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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 535 523 501
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -22
Contract jobs citing Mason 52 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.085% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 27
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£463 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £338 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -
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
14092 13775 12340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.14% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9244 8596 7738
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 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 264 304
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.78 £15.98 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 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 21 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 3 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 49 £469 +1.35% 166
London +14 33 £500 +9.58% 115
City of London +14 22 £500 +11.11% 79
South East -20 7 £450 -6.49% 25
Berkshire 0 4 £438 +25.00% 5
North West -16 3 £375 -25.00% 1
South West - 3 £406 - 5
Middlesex - 1 £438 - 5
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - - 5
East Midlands - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
East of England - - - - 6
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - - 2
Street - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 136 (91.89%) Salesforce.com
2 83 (56.08%) Visualforce
2 83 (56.08%) Apex Code
3 57 (38.51%) Java
4 52 (35.14%) SaaS
4 52 (35.14%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (31.76%) Force.com
6 44 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (18.24%) Finance
8 25 (16.89%) CRM
9 22 (14.86%) Workflow
10 17 (11.49%) Data Mapping
11 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (8.11%) Business Analysis
12 12 (8.11%) Project Management
12 12 (8.11%) Retail
13 10 (6.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (6.76%) Perl
14 9 (6.08%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.08%) Catalyst
15 8 (5.41%) MySQL
15 8 (5.41%) Oracle
15 8 (5.41%) Migration
15 8 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
16 7 (4.73%) Oracle APEX
17 6 (4.05%) Zope
17 6 (4.05%) GAP Analysis
17 6 (4.05%) SQL
17 6 (4.05%) Apache

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (4.05%) Apache
1 6 (4.05%) Zope
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 52 (35.14%) Cloud Computing
1 52 (35.14%) SaaS
2 47 (31.76%) Force.com
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) MySQL
2 4 (2.70%) CouchDB
2 4 (2.70%) SimpleDB
2 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) ObjectDB
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (18.24%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Retail
3 10 (6.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.03%) Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Billing
6 2 (1.35%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (39.19%) Developer
2 48 (32.43%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 28 (18.92%) Analyst
4 25 (16.89%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 25 (16.89%) Administrator
5 24 (16.22%) Business Analyst
6 23 (15.54%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 16 (10.81%) Project Manager
8 15 (10.14%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 8 (5.41%) Architect
9 8 (5.41%) Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Perl Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Salesforce.com Architect
12 5 (3.38%) Technical Architect
13 3 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (2.03%) Senior Manager
13 3 (2.03%) Data Analyst
13 3 (2.03%) Senior Project Manager
14 2 (1.35%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (56.08%) Visualforce
2 9 (6.08%) Catalyst
3 6 (4.05%) Django
4 5 (3.38%) Web Services
4 5 (3.38%) Memcached
5 4 (2.70%) RESTful
6 3 (2.03%) Spring
7 2 (1.35%) REST
7 2 (1.35%) XML
7 2 (1.35%) jQuery
7 2 (1.35%) HTML
8 1 (0.68%) CSS
8 1 (0.68%) SOAP
8 1 (0.68%) CPAN
8 1 (0.68%) LAMP
8 1 (0.68%) CSS3
8 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.68%) Dancer
8 1 (0.68%) HTML5
8 1 (0.68%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.03%) FMCG
3 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
3 1 (0.68%) iPad
3 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.68%) Life Science
3 1 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (16.89%) CRM
3 22 (14.86%) Workflow
4 17 (11.49%) Data Mapping
5 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.11%) Project Management
6 12 (8.11%) Business Analysis
7 9 (6.08%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.41%) Migration
8 8 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.05%) Data Migration
9 6 (4.05%) Web Development
9 6 (4.05%) Data Analysis
9 6 (4.05%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (3.38%) TDD
10 5 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.38%) Time Management
11 4 (2.70%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.70%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.70%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.08%) Apex Code
2 57 (38.51%) Java
3 10 (6.76%) Perl
4 6 (4.05%) SQL
5 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.35%) C
6 1 (0.68%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) C++
6 1 (0.68%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) Ruby
6 1 (0.68%) Groovy
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) VCP4
2 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
Vendors
1 136 (91.89%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (5.41%) Oracle
3 5 (3.38%) Eloqua
3 5 (3.38%) Siebel
4 4 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Zend
5 1 (0.68%) ExactTarget
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