The table below looks at the statistics for Express skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Express over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Express
Rank 163 178 205
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +27
Contract jobs citing Express 9 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.69% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Median daily rate £475 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £455
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Express
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1193 1440 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.89% 31.24% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1198 1343
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Express
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Express as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Express Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Express
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Express across the City of London region.

Express Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Express
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Express across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Express Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Express
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Express 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 City of London region with a requirement for Express.

1 13 (100.00%) Node.js
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) React
5 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) BDD
6 5 (38.46%) Sass
6 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
8 3 (23.08%) koa
8 3 (23.08%) ES6
8 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
8 3 (23.08%) LESS
8 3 (23.08%) REST
8 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
9 2 (15.38%) hapi
9 2 (15.38%) RequireJS
9 2 (15.38%) MEAN Stack
9 2 (15.38%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
9 2 (15.38%) RESTful
9 2 (15.38%) gulp
9 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (15.38%) Docker

Express
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Babel
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Mocha
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) React
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) Sass
6 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
6 3 (23.08%) koa
6 3 (23.08%) LESS
6 3 (23.08%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) hapi
7 2 (15.38%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (15.38%) RequireJS
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Microservices
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
7 1 (7.69%) OOP
7 1 (7.69%) SEO
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) ES6
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
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