The table below looks at the statistics for Mason skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mason over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mason
Rank 136 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Mason 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.075% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £450 £420 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £369 £419
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mason
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
706 663 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.41% 24.76% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 425 321
Average daily rate £384 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.20 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +5.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Mason
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mason across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Mason Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mason
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mason across the West Midlands region.

Mason Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mason
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mason within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Shropshire - 1 £450 - 1
Mason
England

Mason
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) CRM
2 8 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 8 (66.67%) Apex Code
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 7 (58.33%) SaaS
3 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Siebel
4 6 (50.00%) Eloqua
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (50.00%) BigMachines
5 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Node.js
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) React

Mason
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) BigMachines
1 6 (50.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (58.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Perl Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Perl Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Visualforce
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Meteor
4 3 (25.00%) React
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) D3.js
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
6 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
6 1 (8.33%) Laravel
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) CRM
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Apex Code
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Siebel
3 1 (8.33%) Zend