The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mason skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mason over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Mason
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 608 584
Rank change year-on-year +77 -24  
Contract jobs citing Mason 52 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.024% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.083% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 26
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £406
% change year-on-year -10.00% +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mason is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13914 14379 14025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.19% 29.08% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37601 39969 35323
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 501 637
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.22 £16.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £48.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Mason
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mason in England

Mason
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mason in England

Mason
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mason in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mason in England

Mason
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mason in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mason in England

Mason
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 Mason within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 24 £450 - 35
South East +40 17 £450 -18.18% 6
Midlands +21 4 £450 +38.46% 2
East of England +1 3 £325 -35.00% 2
North of England - 3 £438 - 7
West Midlands +26 2 £450 +38.46% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North West - 1 £425 - 2
Mason
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mason 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 Mason.

1 81 (87.10%) Salesforce.com
2 39 (41.94%) Apex Code
3 35 (37.63%) Visualforce
4 22 (23.66%) CRM
5 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (19.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 13 (13.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.75%) Force.com
9 9 (9.68%) Marketing
9 9 (9.68%) Java
9 9 (9.68%) JavaScript
10 7 (7.53%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 7 (7.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (7.53%) Finance
10 7 (7.53%) HTML
11 5 (5.38%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (5.38%) SaaS
11 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (5.38%) Migration
12 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (4.30%) Perl
12 4 (4.30%) MySQL
12 4 (4.30%) SAP
12 4 (4.30%) SOAP
12 4 (4.30%) Linux
12 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
12 4 (4.30%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.30%) REST

Mason
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 3 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.08%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.08%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.08%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (2.15%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.08%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 13 (13.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 10 (10.75%) Force.com
4 5 (5.38%) SaaS
5 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.15%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.08%) CloudSense
7 1 (1.08%) Heroku
7 1 (1.08%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) DNS
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) SMTP
1 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.08%) Parquet
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.08%) Maven
1 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 9 (9.68%) Marketing
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Publishing
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Automotive
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (41.94%) Developer
2 29 (31.18%) Salesforce Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Consultant
4 13 (13.98%) Salesforce Consultant
5 11 (11.83%) Administrator
6 10 (10.75%) Salesforce Administrator
7 8 (8.60%) Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Architect
7 8 (8.60%) Business Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Salesforce Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Salesforce Business Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
8 7 (7.53%) Salesforce Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Salesforce Project Manager
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Salesforce Developer
10 4 (4.30%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Perl Developer
11 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.63%) Visualforce
2 7 (7.53%) HTML
3 4 (4.30%) REST
3 4 (4.30%) SOAP
4 3 (3.23%) .NET
4 3 (3.23%) Ajax
4 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.23%) CSS
4 3 (3.23%) LAMP
4 3 (3.23%) WinForms
5 2 (2.15%) COM
5 2 (2.15%) Node.js
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.08%) Gearman
6 1 (1.08%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.08%) Memcached
6 1 (1.08%) RESTful
6 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
4 3 (3.23%) iPad
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Unix
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) CRM
2 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.53%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 5 (5.38%) Dashboard Development
5 5 (5.38%) Migration
6 4 (4.30%) iOS Development
7 3 (3.23%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.23%) Document Management
7 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.23%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.23%) Web Development
7 3 (3.23%) Workflow
8 2 (2.15%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.15%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (2.15%) DevOps
8 2 (2.15%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.15%) UX Design
8 2 (2.15%) Wireframes
9 1 (1.08%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.94%) Apex Code
2 9 (9.68%) Java
2 9 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 3 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (2.15%) C
5 2 (2.15%) Python
5 2 (2.15%) SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.08%) C++
6 1 (1.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.08%) Ruby
6 1 (1.08%) Scala
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.08%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) Control-M
2 1 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.08%) Mesos
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (87.10%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 4 (4.30%) SAP
3 3 (3.23%) Apttus
4 2 (2.15%) Jitterbit
4 2 (2.15%) Pardot
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) Sage
City of London
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