The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for concrete5 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited concrete5 over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

concrete5
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 654 647
Contract jobs citing concrete5 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.031% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.50

concrete5 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7856 9693 10036
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.97% 17.34% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5092 6266 6035
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 224 382
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing concrete5 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for concrete5 in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing concrete5.

Contractor daily rate trend for concrete5 in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing concrete5.

Contractor hourly rate trend for concrete5 in the UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing concrete5 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 concrete5.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP