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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 98 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Subversion 30 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.28% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.04% 3.53% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 11
Average daily rate
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£344 £423 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.63% +34.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £445 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.83% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.20% -16.66%
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
187 170 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.27% 8.05% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 102 118
Average daily rate £350 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £213 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £424 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 10
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £31.75 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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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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 - 12 £350 - 2
Warwickshire -3 7 £300 -9.43%
Coventry - 5 £500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £344 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £290 -
Shropshire -8 1 - -
Solihull - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 32 (61.54%) CSS
3 30 (57.69%) HTML
4 23 (44.23%) jQuery
5 21 (40.38%) .NET
6 18 (34.62%) C#
6 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (32.69%) Java
8 16 (30.77%) Web Services
9 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
9 15 (28.85%) Apache
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
10 14 (26.92%) Scrum
10 14 (26.92%) Eclipse
10 14 (26.92%) J2EE
11 13 (25.00%) Windows
11 13 (25.00%) Ant
11 13 (25.00%) Maven
12 12 (23.08%) XML
12 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
13 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
13 11 (21.15%) JSP
13 11 (21.15%) PHP
13 11 (21.15%) WCF
14 10 (19.23%) JSTL
14 10 (19.23%) JIRA
14 10 (19.23%) MySQL
14 10 (19.23%) Windows 8

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (28.85%) Apache
2 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.46%) CMS
4 4 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) Liferay
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.92%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) GitHub
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.92%) Eclipse
3 13 (25.00%) Ant
3 13 (25.00%) Maven
4 11 (21.15%) Visual Studio
5 10 (19.23%) JIRA
6 3 (5.77%) PHPUnit
6 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.85%) JUnit
7 2 (3.85%) Selenium
7 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.85%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.92%) Hudson
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.92%) Gradle
8 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (88.46%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Java Web Developer
5 8 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
10 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Build Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) CSS
2 30 (57.69%) HTML
3 23 (44.23%) jQuery
4 21 (40.38%) .NET
5 16 (30.77%) Web Services
6 14 (26.92%) J2EE
7 12 (23.08%) XML
8 11 (21.15%) JSP
8 11 (21.15%) WCF
9 10 (19.23%) JSTL
10 9 (17.31%) REST
10 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
10 9 (17.31%) Spring
11 8 (15.38%) HTML5
12 7 (13.46%) XSLT
13 6 (11.54%) Ajax
14 5 (9.62%) Middleware
15 4 (7.69%) RESTful
16 2 (3.85%) SOAP
16 2 (3.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.38%) Pocket PC
3 4 (7.69%) Learning Management System
4 3 (5.77%) SCORM
4 3 (5.77%) E-Learning
4 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (15.38%) UNIX
4 8 (15.38%) Windows CE
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Phone
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (15.38%) OOP
4 8 (15.38%) OO
4 8 (15.38%) MVC
5 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.77%) SOA
8 2 (3.85%) Workflow
8 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.85%) Release Management
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.92%) Information Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Signal Processing
9 1 (1.92%) DevOps
9 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.92%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (34.62%) C#
3 17 (32.69%) Java
4 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 11 (21.15%) PHP
6 8 (15.38%) C++
6 8 (15.38%) Embedded C++
7 5 (9.62%) PHP5
7 5 (9.62%) PHP4
7 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
7 5 (9.62%) ActionScript
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.85%) Python
9 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.92%) Scala
10 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.92%) Groovy
10 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.92%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Alterian
3 3 (5.77%) Perforce
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Facebook
5 1 (1.92%) Google