Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FxCop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FxCop over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft FxCop
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 858 844
Rank change year-on-year +42 -14 -12
Contract jobs citing FxCop 15 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.085% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
England median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +18.52%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £391
90th Percentile £576 £556 £541
UK median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

FxCop is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17638 16259 15043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 16.56% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12363 11027 10107
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £603 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 232 283
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.16 £23.80
90th Percentile £59.75 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

FxCop
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FxCop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FxCop in England

FxCop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FxCop in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for FxCop in England

FxCop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FxCop in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FxCop in England

FxCop
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FxCop within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 7 £350 -
North of England +67 3 £500 +11.11%
East of England -17 3 £375 -
North West - 3 £500 -
London -8 2 £538 +19.44%
FxCop
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FxCop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for FxCop.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) ReSharper
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) MVC
4 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) OOP
5 10 (66.67%) OO
5 10 (66.67%) Scrum
5 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
6 8 (53.33%) Web Development
6 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
6 8 (53.33%) NUnit
7 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
7 7 (46.67%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
7 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
7 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
8 6 (40.00%) WCF
8 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server

FxCop
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (13.33%) PegaRULES
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) ReSharper
2 8 (53.33%) NUnit
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (26.67%) Moq
4 4 (26.67%) StyleCop
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
5 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (20.00%) T4 Templates
6 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (6.67%) Bower
7 1 (6.67%) Grunt
7 1 (6.67%) JSHint
7 1 (6.67%) NDepend
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium
7 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
7 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (40.00%) ADO.NET
5 6 (40.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (20.00%) AutoMapper
6 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (20.00%) LINQ
6 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (20.00%) REST
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) XSL
6 3 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) DataPower
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) OO
3 10 (66.67%) OOP
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Web Development
5 7 (46.67%) Web Application Development
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) SOLID
7 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) Code Coverage
8 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (20.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (13.33%) SDLC
10 1 (6.67%) Analytics
10 1 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (13.33%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.67%) Pega
4 1 (6.67%) Veracode