The first table below looks at the demand for Build Forge skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Forge over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Development Applications category for the 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Build Forge
Rank 128 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Build Forge 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.038% 0.095% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £444 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £444 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
366 216 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.94% 10.25% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 114 134
Average daily rate £320 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Build Forge
England

Build Forge
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Build Forge Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Build Forge
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Build Forge 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 Build Forge.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MKS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management

Build Forge
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Build Forge 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 Build Forge. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Release Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MKS