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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mason
Rank 566 483 504
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +21
Contract jobs citing Mason 30 112 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.77% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 112 48
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£400 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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
14410 14574 12928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 27.53% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9549 9635 8141
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £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 191 185 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £18.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 13 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 29 May 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 -102 30 £400 -14.66% 176
London -58 16 £400 -15.78% 132
North West -10 8 £375 -16.66% 8
Manchester - 8 £375 - 4
City of London -17 7 £450 -2.70% 88
Salford - 5 £375 -
Hampshire +2 4 £450 +4.34% 2
South East -19 4 £450 - 16
East of England -1 1 £475 +35.71% 9
Essex -3 1 £475 +46.15% 2
Birmingham -9 1 £525 +5.00% 2
West Midlands -13 1 £525 +5.00% 5
Portsmouth - 1 £293 -

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 63 (76.83%) Salesforce.com
2 42 (51.22%) Visualforce
2 42 (51.22%) Apex Code
3 29 (35.37%) Java
4 27 (32.93%) SaaS
4 27 (32.93%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (28.05%) Force.com
6 17 (20.73%) CRM
7 16 (19.51%) Perl
8 15 (18.29%) MySQL
9 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (14.63%) RESTful
11 12 (14.63%) Catalyst
12 11 (13.41%) Workflow
12 11 (13.41%) Finance
12 11 (13.41%) Web Services
12 11 (13.41%) Apache
13 10 (12.20%) Django
14 9 (10.98%) Zope
14 9 (10.98%) Oracle
15 8 (9.76%) SQL
15 8 (9.76%) OO
15 8 (9.76%) Siebel
15 8 (9.76%) Eloqua
15 8 (9.76%) Oracle APEX
15 8 (9.76%) BigMachines
16 7 (8.54%) Web Development
16 7 (8.54%) Memcached
17 6 (7.32%) Retail

Mason
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (13.41%) Apache
2 9 (10.98%) Zope
3 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.22%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.93%) SaaS
1 27 (32.93%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (28.05%) Force.com
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) CouchDB
2 4 (4.88%) SimpleDB
2 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) Developer
2 20 (24.39%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Administrator
3 12 (14.63%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 10 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Perl Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Siebel Architect
10 3 (3.66%) Perl Software Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 2 (2.44%) Siebel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.22%) Visualforce
2 12 (14.63%) RESTful
2 12 (14.63%) Catalyst
3 11 (13.41%) Web Services
4 10 (12.20%) Django
5 7 (8.54%) Memcached
6 3 (3.66%) LAMP
6 3 (3.66%) HTML
7 2 (2.44%) CSS
7 2 (2.44%) .NET
7 2 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.44%) CSS3
7 2 (2.44%) HTML5
7 2 (2.44%) jQuery
8 1 (1.22%) REST
8 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.22%) Spring
8 1 (1.22%) Ajax
8 1 (1.22%) XML
8 1 (1.22%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.66%) Video on Demand
2 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.22%) RIA
3 1 (1.22%) FMCG
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) CRM
2 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.41%) Workflow
5 8 (9.76%) OO
6 7 (8.54%) Web Development
7 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Data Mapping
8 5 (6.10%) TDD
8 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.10%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.88%) MapReduce
10 3 (3.66%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.66%) Scrum
11 2 (2.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) Apex Code
2 29 (35.37%) Java
3 16 (19.51%) Perl
4 8 (9.76%) SQL
5 4 (4.88%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) Ruby
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.22%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (76.83%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Siebel
3 8 (9.76%) Eloqua
4 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) CODA
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