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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Subversion (SVN)
Rank 93 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Subversion 26 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.19% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.62% 3.08% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £403 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -14.47%
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
206 130 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.10% 6.30% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 78 100
Average daily rate £375 £320 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 15
Average hourly rate £36.40 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £37.27 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +3 9 £350 - 1
Warwickshire -8 5 £300 -9.43% 2
Coventry - 5 £500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £344 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £255 -
Solihull - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
2 28 (57.14%) CSS
3 26 (53.06%) HTML
4 20 (40.82%) jQuery
5 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.73%) C#
6 18 (36.73%) .NET
7 16 (32.65%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) Windows
8 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.61%) SQL
8 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
9 14 (28.57%) Java
9 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.53%) Scrum
10 13 (26.53%) Apache
11 12 (24.49%) J2EE
12 11 (22.45%) Ant
12 11 (22.45%) PHP
12 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
12 11 (22.45%) Eclipse
12 11 (22.45%) Maven
12 11 (22.45%) WCF
13 10 (20.41%) JIRA
13 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
13 10 (20.41%) MySQL
13 10 (20.41%) Windows 8
13 10 (20.41%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
14 9 (18.37%) XML

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (26.53%) Apache
2 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) Node.js
4 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Liferay
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) Simulink
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
2 2 (4.08%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQLite
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) Eclipse
2 11 (22.45%) Ant
2 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 11 (22.45%) Maven
3 10 (20.41%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.12%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Hudson
5 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.08%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.04%) JUnit
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.04%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.04%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (4.08%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Web Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Java Web Developer
4 8 (16.33%) PHP Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Build Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) CSS
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
3 20 (40.82%) jQuery
4 18 (36.73%) .NET
5 16 (32.65%) Web Services
6 12 (24.49%) J2EE
7 11 (22.45%) WCF
8 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
8 9 (18.37%) XML
9 8 (16.33%) JSP
9 8 (16.33%) HTML5
10 7 (14.29%) JSTL
11 6 (12.24%) REST
11 6 (12.24%) Ajax
12 5 (10.20%) Middleware
12 5 (10.20%) Spring
13 4 (8.16%) RESTful
13 4 (8.16%) XSLT
14 2 (4.08%) SOAP
14 2 (4.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.33%) Pocket PC
3 4 (8.16%) Learning Management System
4 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.12%) E-Learning
4 3 (6.12%) SCORM
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows 8
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Phone
3 8 (16.33%) Windows CE
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (14.29%) UNIX
5 6 (12.24%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Scrum
3 10 (20.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (16.33%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) OOP
4 8 (16.33%) OO
5 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
9 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) CRM
9 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (36.73%) C#
3 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) Java
5 11 (22.45%) PHP
6 8 (16.33%) Embedded C++
6 8 (16.33%) C++
7 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
7 5 (10.20%) ActionScript
7 5 (10.20%) PHP5
7 5 (10.20%) PHP4
8 3 (6.12%) Ruby
9 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 2 (4.08%) Python
9 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) C
10 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Alterian
3 3 (6.12%) Perforce
4 2 (4.08%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook