The table below looks at the statistics for Smalltalk skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smalltalk over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smalltalk
UK
Rank 603 625 608
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Contract jobs citing Smalltalk 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.027% 0.015% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £325 £550 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +175.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £550 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £550 £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18473 19878 19824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.68% 38.22% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12733 13507 13054
Median daily rate £430 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 487 421
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £18.30 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.85 £50.51 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Smalltalk
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Smalltalk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Smalltalk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Smalltalk
Daily Rate Trend

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

Smalltalk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Smalltalk
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smalltalk within the UK.

Smalltalk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Smalltalk
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Smalltalk within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 5 £325 -40.90%
London +24 4 £325 -40.90%
City of London - 2 £325 -
Portsmouth - 1 £340 -
Hampshire - 1 £340 -
South East - 1 £340 -

Smalltalk
Top 2 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Smalltalk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Smalltalk.

1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++

Smalltalk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Smalltalk Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++