The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Subversion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Subversion over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Subversion (SVN)
England / West Midlands
Rank 91 117 87
Rank change year-on-year +26 -30  
Contract jobs citing Subversion 27 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.48% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.91% 3.08% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 20
Median daily rate £475 £375 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% +16.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £395 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.25 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +18.12% +23.07%  

Subversion is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 303 422 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.16% 15.66% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 220 130
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 16
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Subversion
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Subversion as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Subversion in the West Midlands

Subversion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Subversion in the West Midlands

Subversion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Subversion in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Subversion in the West Midlands

Subversion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Subversion in the West Midlands

Subversion
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Subversion within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Shropshire +34 10 £475 +18.75%
Birmingham +6 10 £484 +29.06% 5
Coventry - 2 £319 - 3
Staffordshire - 1 £338 -
Subversion
England

Subversion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Subversion also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Subversion.

1 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (67.07%) Git (software)
3 53 (64.63%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (50.00%) Linux
5 40 (48.78%) Jenkins
6 39 (47.56%) Web Services
7 35 (42.68%) Configuration Management
7 35 (42.68%) Scrum
8 32 (39.02%) DevOps
9 30 (36.59%) MVC
10 29 (35.37%) C#
11 28 (34.15%) Ansible
12 27 (32.93%) Puppet
12 27 (32.93%) SQL
12 27 (32.93%) .NET
13 26 (31.71%) HTTP
13 26 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
14 25 (30.49%) WCF
14 25 (30.49%) Open Source
14 25 (30.49%) Python
15 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
15 24 (29.27%) Ruby
16 23 (28.05%) TCP/IP
16 23 (28.05%) SOLID
17 22 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (25.61%) jQuery
19 20 (24.39%) .NET Framework
19 20 (24.39%) MongoDB
19 20 (24.39%) Entity Framework
19 20 (24.39%) OOD

Subversion
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (7.32%) Confluence
1 6 (7.32%) JBoss
2 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 3 (3.66%) nginx
4 2 (2.44%) CMS
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.22%) Documentum
5 1 (1.22%) Jetty
5 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Simulink
1 2 (2.44%) Stateflow
1 2 (2.44%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.32%) GitHub
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.66%) Route 53
3 3 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) AdWords
4 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.71%) HTTP
2 23 (28.05%) TCP/IP
3 19 (23.17%) SSL
4 7 (8.54%) DNS
4 7 (8.54%) LDAP
5 1 (1.22%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) MongoDB
2 19 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (21.95%) MySQL
4 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 55 (67.07%) Git (software)
2 40 (48.78%) Jenkins
3 19 (23.17%) Moq
3 19 (23.17%) NUnit
4 18 (21.95%) JUnit
5 11 (13.41%) Selenium
6 10 (12.20%) CruiseControl
6 10 (12.20%) JIRA
6 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
7 9 (10.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (9.76%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (9.76%) ClearCase
8 8 (9.76%) ClearQuest
9 7 (8.54%) TeamCity
10 5 (6.10%) Ant
10 5 (6.10%) Maven
11 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.66%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Automotive
2 2 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
3 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
4 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (13.41%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (7.32%) DevOps Specialist
7 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.88%) WebOps Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 3 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Release Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior WebOps Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (47.56%) Web Services
2 27 (32.93%) .NET
3 25 (30.49%) WCF
4 21 (25.61%) jQuery
5 20 (24.39%) .NET Framework
5 20 (24.39%) Entity Framework
6 18 (21.95%) XML
7 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
7 16 (19.51%) CSS
8 15 (18.29%) HTML
9 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (14.63%) HTML5
11 10 (12.20%) JSON
11 10 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (9.76%) REST
12 8 (9.76%) SOAP
13 7 (8.54%) CSS3
13 7 (8.54%) RESTful
13 7 (8.54%) Spring
13 7 (8.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) iPad
3 2 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) Unix
3 8 (9.76%) AIX
3 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.22%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (64.63%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (42.68%) Configuration Management
3 35 (42.68%) Scrum
4 32 (39.02%) DevOps
5 30 (36.59%) MVC
6 25 (30.49%) Open Source
7 23 (28.05%) SOLID
8 20 (24.39%) OO
8 20 (24.39%) OOD
9 15 (18.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (18.29%) Web Operations
10 13 (15.85%) Unit Testing
11 10 (12.20%) SOA
12 8 (9.76%) Service Management
12 8 (9.76%) TDD
13 7 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (8.54%) Web Design
14 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
15 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) C#
2 27 (32.93%) SQL
3 25 (30.49%) Python
4 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 24 (29.27%) Ruby
5 19 (23.17%) PHP
6 16 (19.51%) Java
7 8 (9.76%) Scala
8 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.44%) Perl
10 2 (2.44%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.22%) ISO26262
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (34.15%) Ansible
2 27 (32.93%) Puppet
3 26 (31.71%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (20.73%) Salt
5 4 (4.88%) logstash
6 3 (3.66%) collectd
6 3 (3.66%) Kibana
6 3 (3.66%) StatsD
6 3 (3.66%) Terraform
7 2 (2.44%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Rackspace
2 6 (7.32%) Google
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) WSO2
5 3 (3.66%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.44%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.22%) BEA
7 1 (1.22%) CA
7 1 (1.22%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.22%) Coverity
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.22%) Pega
7 1 (1.22%) PTC
7 1 (1.22%) SAP