The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Resque skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Resque over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Resque
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 622 -
Rank change year-on-year +47 -  
Contract jobs citing Resque 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.004% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.014% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Resque 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 13280 14104 13161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.63% 28.23% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9227 9920 8669
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 209 170
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £12.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Resque
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Resque as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Resque in England

Resque
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resque in England

Resque
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 Resque within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +34 1 £500 -4.76% 4
Resque
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Resque 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 Resque.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Bundler
2 1 (50.00%) Haml
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Resque
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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) Bundler
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Haml
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Python