The first table below looks at the demand for Graceful Degradation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graceful Degradation
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.081% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2022 1680 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.85% 68.35% 63.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 675 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Graceful Degradation
South East

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the Berkshire region.

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Graceful Degradation
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Graceful Degradation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Graceful Degradation.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Graceful Degradation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Graceful Degradation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
3 2 (50.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java