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

Trac
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 619 613
Rank change year-on-year +50 -6  
Contract jobs citing Trac 14 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.013% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Median daily rate £325 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £425 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

Trac is in the development application 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 development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7667 7740 6768
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.74% 15.65% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5229 5398 4524
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 122 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

Trac
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Trac as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Trac in England

Trac
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Trac in England

Trac
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Trac in England

Trac
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Trac in England

Trac
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 Trac 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
South East - 7 £350 - 6
East of England - 4 £258 -
North East - 2 - -
London +12 1 £425 -
Trac
UK

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

1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Subversion
3 16 (53.33%) GDB
3 16 (53.33%) C++
3 16 (53.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 14 (46.67%) Wireshark
5 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
6 12 (40.00%) RANAP
6 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 12 (40.00%) LTE
6 12 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 12 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 12 (40.00%) OO
6 12 (40.00%) STL
6 12 (40.00%) GSM
6 12 (40.00%) PBX
6 12 (40.00%) UMTS
6 12 (40.00%) VoIP
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco
6 12 (40.00%) RTP
6 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (40.00%) GCC
6 12 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
7 10 (33.33%) Bugzilla
7 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) MGW
7 10 (33.33%) GGSN
7 10 (33.33%) SGSN
8 8 (26.67%) JIRA
9 7 (23.33%) Git (software)

Trac
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 2 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Wireshark
2 12 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 12 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 12 (40.00%) GSM
2 12 (40.00%) LTE
2 12 (40.00%) PBX
2 12 (40.00%) RANAP
2 12 (40.00%) RTP
2 12 (40.00%) UMTS
2 12 (40.00%) VoIP
3 10 (33.33%) GGSN
3 10 (33.33%) MGW
3 10 (33.33%) SGSN
4 4 (13.33%) Broadband
4 4 (13.33%) NAS
4 4 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) IPv4
5 2 (6.67%) IPv6
5 2 (6.67%) UPnP
5 2 (6.67%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Subversion
2 16 (53.33%) GDB
3 12 (40.00%) GCC
4 10 (33.33%) Bugzilla
5 8 (26.67%) JIRA
6 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (13.33%) GNU Toolchain
7 4 (13.33%) Redmine
7 4 (13.33%) Selenium
8 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (6.67%) GitLab
8 2 (6.67%) JUnit
8 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
8 2 (6.67%) Phabricator
9 1 (3.33%) Babel
9 1 (3.33%) Hudson
9 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (3.33%) Mocha
9 1 (3.33%) webpack
9 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 12 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Objective-C Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (40.00%) STL
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) 802.1X
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) STB
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Interactive TV
4 1 (3.33%) IVR
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) VMS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Cross-Platform Development
2 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 12 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 4 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (13.33%) OOD
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Release Management
8 2 (6.67%) Network Packet Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Migration
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C++
2 3 (10.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
3 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) ES6
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) ARP4754
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) FreeIPA
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
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