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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mason
Rank 580 607 541
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -66
Contract jobs citing Mason 64 34 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.061% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.23% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 20 89
Average daily rate £450 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £369 £419
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -11.94%
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
15408 14893 14755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 26.74% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10759 9626 9603
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 198 208
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +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 28 April 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 30 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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 62 £450 +12.50% 43
London +11 27 £475 +4.10% 36
East of England - 8 £500 - 1
South East 0 7 £400 -11.11% 4
South West +9 5 £400 +14.28%
City of London +31 3 £400 -12.32% 13
North West -15 3 £463 +23.40%
Yorkshire - 3 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £500 -
Essex - 3 £500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £375 -
Sheffield - 2 £325 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
Kent - 2 £338 -
Surrey - 2 £400 -
West Midlands -8 1 £450 +7.14% 1
Manchester -18 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £625 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £250 -
Dorset - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £300 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £501 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £350 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £200 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £300 -
Northampton - 1 £350 -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 116 (74.36%) Salesforce.com
2 76 (48.72%) CRM
3 59 (37.82%) Apex Code
4 58 (37.18%) Visualforce
5 52 (33.33%) Java
5 52 (33.33%) PHP
6 49 (31.41%) Cloud Computing
7 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 46 (29.49%) HTML
8 46 (29.49%) CSS
9 45 (28.85%) Web Development
10 44 (28.21%) SaaS
11 36 (23.08%) Oracle
12 35 (22.44%) Siebel
12 35 (22.44%) Eloqua
12 35 (22.44%) BigMachines
13 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (21.15%) Oracle APEX
15 29 (18.59%) jQuery
16 27 (17.31%) CSS3
16 27 (17.31%) HTML5
17 26 (16.67%) Finance
18 25 (16.03%) Front End Development
19 20 (12.82%) MySQL
20 15 (9.62%) Scrum
20 15 (9.62%) Python
20 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
21 14 (8.97%) AngularJS
21 14 (8.97%) TDD
22 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 7 (4.49%) CMS
1 7 (4.49%) Node.js
2 4 (2.56%) WordPress
3 3 (1.92%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.28%) Drupal
4 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.64%) JBoss
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (22.44%) BigMachines
1 35 (22.44%) Eloqua
2 6 (3.85%) Magento
3 2 (1.28%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.41%) Cloud Computing
2 44 (28.21%) SaaS
3 12 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.77%) Force.com
5 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.56%) Lucidchart
7 2 (1.28%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.28%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.28%) Heroku
8 1 (0.64%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.64%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) 802.15
1 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.64%) HTTP
1 1 (0.64%) Internet
1 1 (0.64%) SSL
1 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.64%) X.509
1 1 (0.64%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) MySQL
2 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.28%) Big Data
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (21.15%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.21%) Maven
4 4 (2.56%) JIRA
4 4 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
4 4 (2.56%) Subversion
5 2 (1.28%) Ant
5 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.28%) Grunt
5 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.28%) Toad
6 1 (0.64%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.64%) Gradle
6 1 (0.64%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (5.77%) Marketing
3 7 (4.49%) Retail
4 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (64.74%) Developer
2 38 (24.36%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 20 (12.82%) Administrator
3 20 (12.82%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 19 (12.18%) PHP Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.49%) Consultant
9 7 (4.49%) Salesforce.com Analyst
10 6 (3.85%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Perl Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Programmer
10 6 (3.85%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.85%) Scrum Master
10 6 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (37.18%) Visualforce
2 46 (29.49%) CSS
2 46 (29.49%) HTML
3 29 (18.59%) jQuery
4 27 (17.31%) CSS3
4 27 (17.31%) HTML5
5 14 (8.97%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.41%) RESTful
7 9 (5.77%) Django
8 8 (5.13%) .NET
9 7 (4.49%) J2EE
9 7 (4.49%) JSON
9 7 (4.49%) Laravel
10 6 (3.85%) React
10 6 (3.85%) REST
10 6 (3.85%) Web Services
10 6 (3.85%) Yii
11 5 (3.21%) EJB
11 5 (3.21%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (3.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) User Experience
2 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.92%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.56%) Unix
3 3 (1.92%) Linux
4 2 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (48.72%) CRM
2 45 (28.85%) Web Development
3 34 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (16.03%) Front End Development
5 15 (9.62%) Scrum
6 14 (8.97%) TDD
7 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.05%) BDD
8 11 (7.05%) SDLC
9 10 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.77%) MVC
10 9 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (4.49%) DevOps
12 6 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (3.85%) Release Management
13 5 (3.21%) Logistics
13 5 (3.21%) Migration
13 5 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (2.56%) Business Analysis
14 4 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (37.82%) Apex Code
2 52 (33.33%) Java
2 52 (33.33%) PHP
3 48 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.62%) Python
5 7 (4.49%) Perl
5 7 (4.49%) Ruby
6 5 (3.21%) SQL
7 4 (2.56%) C
8 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.28%) Jython
8 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.28%) SOQL
8 2 (1.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.64%) C#
9 1 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) QA
Vendors
1 116 (74.36%) Salesforce.com
2 36 (23.08%) Oracle
3 35 (22.44%) Siebel
4 12 (7.69%) Google
5 4 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (2.56%) Zend
6 2 (1.28%) Adobe
6 2 (1.28%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.64%) Conga
7 1 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.64%) SAP
Essex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago