Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Rust skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rust over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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.

Rust
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 639 666
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27 -
Contract jobs citing Rust 7 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.013% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.005% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 15
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £265 £375 £325
90th Percentile £575 £425 £660
UK median daily rate £500 £408 £450
% change year-on-year +22.70% -9.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Rust is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22,124 19,316 21,940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 40.24% 37.04% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,255 12,285 13,984
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 637 773
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +8.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.79 £14.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £53.30 £51.58
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%

Rust
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Rust as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Rust in the UK excluding London

Rust
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rust in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rust in the UK excluding London

Rust
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rust in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rust in the UK excluding London

Rust
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rust within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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 East - 3 £550 -
South West - 3 £268 -
East of England +8 1 £400 - 2
Rust
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Rust also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Rust.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
3 3 (42.86%) OAuth
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Bluetooth
3 3 (42.86%) IPsec
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Universal Windows Platform
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (28.57%) Java 8
4 2 (28.57%) Kotlin
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science

Rust
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Bluetooth
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cassandra Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) OAuth
1 3 (42.86%) Universal Windows Platform
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Security
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) Java 8
4 2 (28.57%) Kotlin
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP