The table below looks at the statistics for Subversion 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 Subversion over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 99 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing Subversion 26 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.35% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.47% 17.16% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 30
Average daily rate £325 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £335 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £440 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
Subversion
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
348 169 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.74% 7.84% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 99 125
Average daily rate £345 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.81% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Subversion
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Subversion Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Subversion
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Subversion Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Subversion
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Subversion across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Subversion Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Subversion
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Subversion across the West Midlands region.

Subversion Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Subversion
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 Subversion within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Birmingham +9 16 £325 -23.52% 19
Warwickshire +5 4 - - 2
Shropshire -31 3 - -
Staffordshire -8 1 - - 5
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Subversion 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 Subversion.

1 31 (67.39%) Git (software)
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) JIRA
4 14 (30.43%) SQL
5 13 (28.26%) Unix
6 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 11 (23.91%) C#
7 11 (23.91%) WPF
7 11 (23.91%) Confluence
7 11 (23.91%) MVVM
8 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 10 (21.74%) Oracle
9 9 (19.57%) XML
9 9 (19.57%) Atlassian
9 9 (19.57%) TDD
9 9 (19.57%) FishEye
9 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (17.39%) JIRA Agile
10 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
10 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
10 8 (17.39%) GitLab
10 8 (17.39%) BDD
10 8 (17.39%) Validation
10 8 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
10 8 (17.39%) PVCS
10 8 (17.39%) ClearQuest
10 8 (17.39%) ClearCase

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Subversion 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 Subversion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.91%) Confluence
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) WildFly
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) Simulink
2 2 (4.35%) Stateflow
2 2 (4.35%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (67.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) JIRA
3 9 (19.57%) FishEye
3 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (17.39%) ClearCase
4 8 (17.39%) ClearQuest
4 8 (17.39%) GitLab
4 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 8 (17.39%) JIRA Agile
4 8 (17.39%) PVCS
5 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.35%) Ant
6 2 (4.35%) Hudson
6 2 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) JUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (10.87%) Automotive
2 3 (6.52%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Database Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Platform Architect
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) WPF
2 9 (19.57%) XML
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) J2EE
4 4 (8.70%) Ajax
4 4 (8.70%) jQuery
5 3 (6.52%) .NET
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) Django
5 3 (6.52%) Flask
5 3 (6.52%) iPhone SDK
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (6.52%) Symfony
6 2 (4.35%) SOAP
6 2 (4.35%) Visualforce
6 2 (4.35%) XSLT
7 1 (2.17%) EJB
7 1 (2.17%) Struts
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) iPhone
1 4 (8.70%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.17%) Animation
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Unix
2 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 11 (23.91%) MVVM
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
6 8 (17.39%) BDD
6 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
6 8 (17.39%) Validation
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.87%) SDLC
10 4 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
11 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
12 2 (4.35%) Change Management
12 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
12 2 (4.35%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) C#
4 6 (13.04%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.70%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.70%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) Python
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.52%) VBScript
7 2 (4.35%) Apex Code
7 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) AWK
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO26262
1 2 (4.35%) MISRA
2 1 (2.17%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VirtualBox
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.70%) BMC
4 3 (6.52%) Zend
5 2 (4.35%) BEA
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) hybris
6 1 (2.17%) MathWorks
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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