The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Subversion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Subversion over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Subversion (SVN)
England / South West
Rank 104 96 63
Rank change year-on-year -8 -33  
Contract jobs citing Subversion 33 45 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.28% 1.55% 2.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.36% 11.28% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 64
Median daily rate £375 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £423 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.28% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.25 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +18.12% +23.07%  

Subversion 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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 519 399 450
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 20.16% 13.75% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 240 287
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 41 29
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +7.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £31.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Subversion
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Subversion in the South West

Subversion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Subversion in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Subversion in the South West

Subversion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Subversion in the South West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Subversion in the South West

Subversion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Subversion in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Subversion in the South West

Subversion
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Subversion within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Devon -5 10 £338 -15.62% 1
Somerset +7 8 £413 +29.41% 2
Wiltshire +3 8 £375 -0.66% 1
Gloucestershire +3 3 - - 4
Bristol -11 2 £300 -14.28% 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Subversion 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 South West region with a requirement for Subversion.

1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 27 (48.21%) Oracle
3 25 (44.64%) HTML
4 24 (42.86%) Ant
4 24 (42.86%) CSS
4 24 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
6 22 (39.29%) Java
7 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (33.93%) MVC
9 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
10 17 (30.36%) Linux
11 15 (26.79%) Scrum
12 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
12 14 (25.00%) TDD
12 14 (25.00%) Spring
12 14 (25.00%) Maven
13 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
14 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 12 (21.43%) JUnit
14 12 (21.43%) XML
14 12 (21.43%) Docker
15 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
15 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (19.64%) Unix
15 11 (19.64%) Web Services
15 11 (19.64%) IIS
15 11 (19.64%) Perl
16 10 (17.86%) VBScript

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (19.64%) IIS
2 10 (17.86%) GlassFish
2 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
4 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.57%) ATG Dynamo
6 2 (3.57%) SAS
7 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) GitHub
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Kerberos
2 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 5 (8.93%) Internet
3 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.36%) IPv4
3 3 (5.36%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.57%) PuTTY
4 2 (3.57%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.79%) ATM
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.79%) Frame Relay
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) Ant
1 24 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
3 14 (25.00%) Maven
4 12 (21.43%) JUnit
5 9 (16.07%) Cucumber
6 7 (12.50%) Selenium
7 6 (10.71%) Apache Buildr
7 6 (10.71%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.71%) jMock
7 6 (10.71%) Mercurial
8 5 (8.93%) Gradle
8 5 (8.93%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (5.36%) Hudson
9 3 (5.36%) JBehave
9 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 8 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (8.93%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Developer in Test
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) FPGA Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) HTML
2 24 (42.86%) CSS
3 14 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 14 (25.00%) Spring
4 12 (21.43%) XML
5 11 (19.64%) Web Services
6 10 (17.86%) .NET
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.86%) RESTful
7 8 (14.29%) Ajax
7 8 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (14.29%) SOAP
8 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (10.71%) EJB
9 6 (10.71%) jQuery
9 6 (10.71%) JSON
9 6 (10.71%) JSP
9 6 (10.71%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) RIA
2 5 (8.93%) Web 2.0
3 3 (5.36%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (5.36%) Verilog
3 3 (5.36%) VHDL
4 2 (3.57%) W3C
5 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Animation
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Unix
3 10 (17.86%) AIX
4 4 (7.14%) CentOS
5 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) MVC
3 15 (26.79%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) TDD
5 10 (17.86%) Domain Models
5 10 (17.86%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.50%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) OOD
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.71%) Refactoring
8 6 (10.71%) XML Parsing
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 22 (39.29%) Java
4 11 (19.64%) Perl
4 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
5 10 (17.86%) VBScript
6 8 (14.29%) C#
6 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.71%) Python
8 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.36%) Tcl
9 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.57%) Ruby
10 2 (3.57%) Scala
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) PHP
11 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
1 6 (10.71%) ISEB
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
1 3 (5.36%) QA
1 3 (5.36%) WCAG
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.79%) Basel II
3 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) Opsview
3 1 (1.79%) QRadar
3 1 (1.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Oracle
2 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (17.86%) IBM
5 9 (16.07%) ATG
6 3 (5.36%) Altera
6 3 (5.36%) Google
6 3 (5.36%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (5.36%) SaltStack
6 3 (5.36%) Xilinx
7 2 (3.57%) Informatica
7 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 2 (3.57%) Teradata
8 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.79%) BEA
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco
8 1 (1.79%) F5
8 1 (1.79%) hybris
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) Splunk