Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 747 816 819
Rank change year-on-year +69 +3 -128
Contract jobs citing Mason 93 94 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.086% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 71 48
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £295
90th Percentile £525 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 30451 31245 30898
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 28.43% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21048 21814 20392
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 395 423
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.46% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £15.06 £13.00 £15.63
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.36% -1.35% +8.82%

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 25 July 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 12 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 25 July 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 +75 92 £450 - 49
London +33 49 £450 - 37
UK excluding London +48 43 £438 -2.78% 11
South East +33 24 £438 -2.78% 4
Midlands +30 8 £450 +33.33% 3
North of England +68 5 £450 +20.00% 3
East of England -19 5 £325 -35.00%
West Midlands +36 4 £450 +16.13% 1
East Midlands -5 4 £438 +34.62% 2
Yorkshire +21 3 £450 +38.46% 1
North West +41 2 £425 -8.16% 2
Scotland +43 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 76 (81.72%) Salesforce.com
2 35 (37.63%) Apex Code
3 30 (32.26%) Visualforce
4 22 (23.66%) CRM
5 19 (20.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (18.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 13 (13.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.75%) Java
9 9 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 9 (9.68%) SAP
9 9 (9.68%) Finance
9 9 (9.68%) Marketing
10 8 (8.60%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 8 (8.60%) Force.com
11 7 (7.53%) HTML
11 7 (7.53%) Migration
12 6 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (5.38%) Dashboard Development
13 5 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (4.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (4.30%) SaaS
14 4 (4.30%) Perl
14 4 (4.30%) SQL
14 4 (4.30%) Data Migration
15 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (3.23%) C
15 3 (3.23%) MySQL
15 3 (3.23%) SQL Server

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 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (2.15%) Apache
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.08%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.08%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.08%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.08%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.08%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 13 (13.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 8 (8.60%) Force.com
4 4 (4.30%) SaaS
5 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.15%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.08%) CloudSense
7 1 (1.08%) Heroku
7 1 (1.08%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) DNS
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) SMTP
1 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) MySQL
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.08%) KDB
2 1 (1.08%) MarkLogic
2 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.08%) Parquet
2 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.08%) Maven
1 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
1 9 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Automotive
3 1 (1.08%) Publishing
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (44.09%) Developer
2 30 (32.26%) Salesforce Developer
3 17 (18.28%) Consultant
4 12 (12.90%) Administrator
4 12 (12.90%) Salesforce Consultant
5 11 (11.83%) Salesforce Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Salesforce Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Architect
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Salesforce Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.30%) Salesforce Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Salesforce Project Manager
11 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.23%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Developer
12 2 (2.15%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Visualforce
2 7 (7.53%) HTML
3 3 (3.23%) CSS
3 3 (3.23%) Node.js
3 3 (3.23%) REST
3 3 (3.23%) SOAP
4 2 (2.15%) .NET
4 2 (2.15%) Ajax
4 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.15%) LAMP
4 2 (2.15%) RESTful
4 2 (2.15%) WinForms
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.08%) Gearman
5 1 (1.08%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.08%) Memcached
5 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) iPad
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Linux
1 3 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) CRM
2 19 (20.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.60%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 7 (7.53%) Migration
6 5 (5.38%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (4.30%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.23%) iOS Development
8 3 (3.23%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.15%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.15%) Content Management
9 2 (2.15%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (2.15%) DevOps
9 2 (2.15%) Marketing Automation
9 2 (2.15%) Open Source
9 2 (2.15%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.15%) User Stories
9 2 (2.15%) Web Design
9 2 (2.15%) Web Development
9 2 (2.15%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.63%) Apex Code
2 10 (10.75%) Java
3 9 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 4 (4.30%) SQL
5 3 (3.23%) C
6 2 (2.15%) C#
6 2 (2.15%) Python
6 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.08%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.08%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Scala
7 1 (1.08%) SOQL
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.08%) QA
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) Control-M
2 1 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.08%) Mesos
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 76 (81.72%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (9.68%) SAP
3 4 (4.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 3 (3.23%) Apttus
4 3 (3.23%) Pardot
5 2 (2.15%) Adobe
5 2 (2.15%) Jitterbit
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.08%) Pega
6 1 (1.08%) Sage
6 1 (1.08%) Splunk
6 1 (1.08%) Sybase
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