Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Resque skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Resque over the 6 months to 24 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.

Resque
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 893 874 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - +870
Contract jobs citing Resque 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.011% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.009% 0.038% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
UK median daily rate £475 £456 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Resque 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 32931 31938 32467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.95% 30.42% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23241 22116 22267
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 375 372 557
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.60 £14.44 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

Resque
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Resque in the UK

Resque
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resque in the UK

Resque
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resque within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -16 3 £475 +4.11%
London -18 3 £475 +4.11%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Resque 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 Resque.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Haml
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring

Resque
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Haml
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby