Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 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.

Mason
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 793 779 756
Rank change year-on-year -14 -23 -55
Contract jobs citing Mason 83 91 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.30% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 72
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £325 £216 £264
90th Percentile £575 £553 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £92.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £92.50 - -

Mason 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 31,966 30,129 30,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.87% 31.01% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,806 20,783 21,241
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 338 565
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.00 £15.04
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.00 £55.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

Mason
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 11 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 6 months to 18 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
England -3 80 £475 +5.56% 42
London -27 49 £475 +11.76% 28
UK excluding London -5 32 £463 +2.78% 14
South East -32 16 £475 +5.56% 3
North of England +37 7 £600 +45.45% 3
North West +17 7 £600 +33.33% 2
Midlands +10 4 £363 -19.44% 5
West Midlands +12 3 £300 -14.29% 4
East of England -10 3 £388 +55.00% 1
Scotland -5 2 £400 +6.67%
East Midlands +5 1 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 75 (90.36%) Salesforce.com
2 35 (42.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (30.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 22 (26.51%) CRM
5 15 (18.07%) Apex Code
6 14 (16.87%) Marketing
7 12 (14.46%) Visualforce
8 11 (13.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 9 (10.84%) SOAP
9 9 (10.84%) REST
10 7 (8.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Project Management
11 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.02%) SQL
12 5 (6.02%) C#
12 5 (6.02%) Migration
12 5 (6.02%) Heroku
13 4 (4.82%) Force.com
13 4 (4.82%) Visualisation
13 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
13 4 (4.82%) Demandware
13 4 (4.82%) HTML
13 4 (4.82%) Java
13 4 (4.82%) SAP
13 4 (4.82%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
14 3 (3.61%) Pardot
14 3 (3.61%) Autodesk Inventor

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 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (3.61%) MicroStation
1 3 (3.61%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 11 (13.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 5 (6.02%) Heroku
4 4 (4.82%) Force.com
5 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.20%) FinancialForce
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
1 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) MySQL
1 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Selenium
2 1 (1.20%) Ant
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.20%) TestNG
General
1 14 (16.87%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.48%) Architect
2 16 (19.28%) Salesforce Architect
3 15 (18.07%) Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Developer
4 14 (16.87%) Business Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Salesforce Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 13 (15.66%) Salesforce Developer
6 10 (12.05%) Consultant
7 9 (10.84%) Administrator
7 9 (10.84%) Salesforce Administrator
7 9 (10.84%) Salesforce Consultant
7 9 (10.84%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 9 (10.84%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Cloud Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Salesforce Project Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Functional Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Marketing Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) Visualforce
2 9 (10.84%) REST
2 9 (10.84%) SOAP
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) Direct3D
4 3 (3.61%) DirectX
4 3 (3.61%) OpenGL
4 3 (3.61%) Web Services
5 2 (2.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.20%) Node.js
6 1 (1.20%) RESTful
6 1 (1.20%) XHTML
6 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.20%) Fintech
3 1 (1.20%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (26.51%) CRM
3 7 (8.43%) Project Management
3 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.02%) Migration
6 4 (4.82%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 4 (4.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.61%) CAD
7 3 (3.61%) Data Mapping
7 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.61%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.41%) ETL
8 2 (2.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.07%) Apex Code
2 5 (6.02%) C#
2 5 (6.02%) SQL
3 4 (4.82%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) SOQL
5 2 (2.41%) SOSL
6 1 (1.20%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) CloudForms
1 1 (1.20%) Nagios
1 1 (1.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 75 (90.36%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (8.43%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) Demandware
3 4 (4.82%) SAP
4 3 (3.61%) Autodesk
4 3 (3.61%) Pardot
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
5 2 (2.41%) Marketo
6 1 (1.20%) Apttus
6 1 (1.20%) Conga
6 1 (1.20%) DocuSign
6 1 (1.20%) HP
6 1 (1.20%) Jitterbit
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.20%) Zuora