The table below looks at the statistics for Resque skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resque over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resque
Rank 592 - 594
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Resque 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.019% - 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
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
15617 15211 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.53% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 9790 9471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 260 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Resque
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Resque within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Resque Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Resque
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Resque within the UK.

Resque Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Resque
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resque within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
London - 3 £375 - 1
England - 3 £375 - 1

Resque
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Resque 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 Resque.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) Capybara
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Capistrano
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Sinatra
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RSS
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Heroku
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

Resque
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Resque 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 Resque. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
2 3 (75.00%) Capybara
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Sinatra
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RSS
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Capistrano