The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mason skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mason over the 3 months to 30 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.

Mason
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 595 604
Rank change year-on-year +36 +9  
Contract jobs citing Mason 41 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 20
Median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £375
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mason is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14661 15533 15022
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.64% 27.79% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10190 10831 9735
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 194 202
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -0.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £11.00 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Mason
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mason as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Mason in the UK

Mason
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mason in the UK

Mason
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mason over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mason in the UK

Mason
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mason in the UK

Mason
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mason within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +35 41 £450 - 69
London +23 22 £450 -5.26% 53
South East +23 9 £438 +9.37% 2
East of England -8 4 £325 -35.00% 1
West Midlands +27 3 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £475 -
East Midlands -3 2 £438 +25.00% 3
City of London -11 2 £438 +9.37% 14
Middlesex - 2 £425 -
Berkshire +22 1 £325 -48.00%
Yorkshire +19 1 £450 +38.46% 5
Suffolk +10 1 - -
Ipswich +6 1 - -
Hertfordshire +4 1 - -
Essex -10 1 £275 -45.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 -
Leeds - 1 £450 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Nottingham - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mason 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 Mason.

1 89 (97.80%) Salesforce.com
2 44 (48.35%) Apex Code
3 40 (43.96%) Visualforce
4 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (19.78%) CRM
6 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (13.19%) Force.com
7 12 (13.19%) Marketing
8 7 (7.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 7 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (6.59%) Java
9 6 (6.59%) Finance
9 6 (6.59%) REST
9 6 (6.59%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 5 (5.49%) SaaS
10 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
10 5 (5.49%) SOAP
11 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.40%) Dashboard Development
12 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (3.30%) Apttus
12 3 (3.30%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.30%) NetSuite
12 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
12 3 (3.30%) COM
12 3 (3.30%) HTML

Mason
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 2 (2.20%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (3.30%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.10%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.10%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Force.com
2 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.20%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (1.10%) CloudSense
4 1 (1.10%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.10%) ServiceMax
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) MySQL
1 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (13.19%) Marketing
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Developer
2 27 (29.67%) Salesforce Developer
3 21 (23.08%) Consultant
4 14 (15.38%) Salesforce Consultant
5 13 (14.29%) Administrator
6 12 (13.19%) Salesforce Administrator
7 9 (9.89%) Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Salesforce Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Salesforce Business Analyst
9 7 (7.69%) Salesforce Architect
10 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
11 5 (5.49%) Salesforce Project Manager
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Salesforce Developer
12 3 (3.30%) Senior Consultant
12 3 (3.30%) Senior Salesforce Consultant
12 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
13 2 (2.20%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.96%) Visualforce
2 6 (6.59%) REST
3 5 (5.49%) SOAP
4 3 (3.30%) COM
4 3 (3.30%) HTML
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) Ajax
6 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.10%) LAMP
6 1 (1.10%) Middleware
6 1 (1.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) FMCG
4 1 (1.10%) iPad
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (19.78%) CRM
3 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.59%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
6 4 (4.40%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (3.30%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.30%) Migration
8 2 (2.20%) Analytics
8 2 (2.20%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (2.20%) Marketing Automation
8 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (2.20%) UX Design
8 2 (2.20%) Web Development
9 1 (1.10%) Front End Development
9 1 (1.10%) User Stories
9 1 (1.10%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) Apex Code
2 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.59%) Java
4 1 (1.10%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) Perl
4 1 (1.10%) SOQL
4 1 (1.10%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 89 (97.80%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (7.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.30%) Apttus
5 2 (2.20%) Jitterbit
6 1 (1.10%) Pardot
6 1 (1.10%) Sage
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) WSO2
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