Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for FreeMarker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FreeMarker over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

FreeMarker
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 874 861
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13 +8
Contract jobs citing FreeMarker 9 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.019% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.062% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 30
UK median daily rate £445 £550 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.09% +67.94% -6.43%
10th Percentile £352 £334 £263
90th Percentile £550 £600 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £550 £275
% change year-on-year -25.91% +100.00% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FreeMarker is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32915 32203 32498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 30.39% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23251 22320 22282
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 368 550
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.25 £14.09 £15.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.64% -2.67% +10.29%

FreeMarker
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for FreeMarker in the UK

FreeMarker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FreeMarker in the UK

FreeMarker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FreeMarker over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FreeMarker in the UK

FreeMarker
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FreeMarker within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
England +8 9 £445 -19.09% 1
UK excluding London +35 6 £408 -25.91%
London -19 3 £550 - 1
North West - 3 £408 -
South West - 3 £400 -
North of England - 3 £408 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FreeMarker 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 FreeMarker.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) LESS
5 3 (33.33%) GitLab
5 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (33.33%) Mongoose
5 3 (33.33%) Nunjucks
6 2 (22.22%) Collateral Management
6 2 (22.22%) Liquibase
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 2 (22.22%) Hudson
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development

FreeMarker
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 3 (33.33%) Mongoose
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) GitLab
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Hudson
2 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Liquibase
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) LESS
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) Nunjucks
4 3 (33.33%) Sass
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Camel
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
6 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
6 1 (11.11%) Dropwizard
6 1 (11.11%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) React
6 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Collateral Management
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Progress
1 2 (22.22%) Sybase