Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for AccuRev skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AccuRev over the 6 months to 16 January 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.

Micro Focus AccuRev (formerly Borland AccuRev)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 844 841
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -5
Contract jobs citing AccuRev 29 18 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.019% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 13
UK median daily rate £350 £440 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +23.94% +18.33%
10th Percentile £315 £341 £291
90th Percentile £386 £442 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £316 £355
% change year-on-year +10.67% -10.92% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 14
UK median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £36.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.42% +9.64%
10th Percentile £36.10 £32.88 £31.66
90th Percentile £41.00 £39.69 £41.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £36.98
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.42% +9.64%

AccuRev is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,554 16,027 15,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.51% 16.59% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,021 10,731 10,438
UK median daily rate £451 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 237 388
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £20.07 £22.48
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.50 £50.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% +6.67%

AccuRev
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AccuRev as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AccuRev in the UK

AccuRev
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AccuRev in the UK

AccuRev
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AccuRev over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AccuRev in the UK

AccuRev
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AccuRev in the UK

AccuRev
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AccuRev within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 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
UK excluding London +24 29 £350 +10.67% 8
England 0 29 £350 -20.45% 8
North of England - 20 £350 - 2
North West - 20 £350 - 2
East of England -17 5 £370 +17.00% 4
Midlands - 4 £350 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £350 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AccuRev also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AccuRev.

1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) JIRA
2 24 (82.76%) NoSQL
3 23 (79.31%) MVC
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
5 19 (65.52%) WPF
6 18 (62.07%) WCF
6 18 (62.07%) E-Commerce
7 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (58.62%) WinForms
8 15 (51.72%) Degree
8 15 (51.72%) Web Application Development
9 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
9 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
11 7 (24.14%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) jQuery
13 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
13 5 (17.24%) Java
13 5 (17.24%) C#
13 5 (17.24%) Unix
14 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
14 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
14 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
14 4 (13.79%) C++
14 4 (13.79%) Oracle
14 4 (13.79%) VB.NET

AccuRev
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) NoSQL
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Software Developer
3 13 (44.83%) Desktop Support
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.79%) WPF Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
8 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Unix Developer
8 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) WCF Developer
8 2 (6.90%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) WPF
3 18 (62.07%) WCF
4 17 (58.62%) WinForms
5 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
6 7 (24.14%) CSS
7 6 (20.69%) HTML
7 6 (20.69%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.45%) EclipseLink
8 1 (3.45%) Ext JS
8 1 (3.45%) JAX-RS
8 1 (3.45%) JAX-WS
8 1 (3.45%) JPA
8 1 (3.45%) JSR 170
8 1 (3.45%) OSGi
8 1 (3.45%) REST
8 1 (3.45%) SOAP
8 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) E-Commerce
4 15 (51.72%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (13.79%) SOLID
5 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) API Development
6 3 (10.34%) Functional Programming
7 2 (6.90%) Workload Management
8 1 (3.45%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) Information Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.45%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
3 4 (13.79%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.34%) Elixir
4 3 (10.34%) Erlang
4 3 (10.34%) Go
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle