The first table below looks at the demand for BREW skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BREW over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless (BREW)
Rank 90 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing BREW 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
481 357 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.33% 23.53% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 206 344
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +121.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
BREW
Yorkshire

BREW
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BREW Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BREW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing BREW 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 BREW.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (100.00%) J2ME
1 1 (100.00%) ISAPI
1 1 (100.00%) MAPI
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) OLE
1 1 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) DAO
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

BREW
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing BREW 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 BREW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) MFC
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (100.00%) J2ME
1 1 (100.00%) ISAPI
1 1 (100.00%) MAPI
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) OLE
1 1 (100.00%) OLE DB
1 1 (100.00%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C