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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Express
London / City of London
Rank 143 146 190
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +44
Contract jobs citing Express 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.098% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Median daily rate £488 £363 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £237 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1060 985 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.63% 32.05% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 821 1255
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) Node.js
2 19 (76.00%) HTML
3 18 (72.00%) CSS
4 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (56.00%) TDD
5 14 (56.00%) React
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (44.00%) OO
7 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (44.00%) HTML5
7 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (36.00%) CSS3
8 9 (36.00%) BDD
8 9 (36.00%) Scrum
9 8 (32.00%) Mocha
10 7 (28.00%) GitHub
10 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
11 6 (24.00%) ES6
11 6 (24.00%) Sass
11 6 (24.00%) Jasmine
11 6 (24.00%) User Experience
11 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
11 6 (24.00%) Finance
12 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
12 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (20.00%) QA
12 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
12 5 (20.00%) webpack
13 4 (16.00%) Sinon.JS

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 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Mocha
3 6 (24.00%) Jasmine
4 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (20.00%) webpack
5 4 (16.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.00%) Protractor
5 4 (16.00%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (8.00%) Android Studio
6 2 (8.00%) Appium
6 2 (8.00%) gulp
6 2 (8.00%) Selenium
6 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.00%) Babel
7 1 (4.00%) Grunt
7 1 (4.00%) Hudson
7 1 (4.00%) JMeter
7 1 (4.00%) Maven
7 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.00%) TestNG
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Node.js
2 19 (76.00%) HTML
3 18 (72.00%) CSS
4 14 (56.00%) React
5 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (44.00%) HTML5
6 9 (36.00%) CSS3
7 6 (24.00%) Sass
8 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 4 (16.00%) MEAN Stack
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
10 3 (12.00%) Ember.js
10 3 (12.00%) Kafka
10 3 (12.00%) koa
10 3 (12.00%) LESS
10 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (12.00%) REST
11 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
11 2 (8.00%) hapi
11 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) TDD
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) OO
4 9 (36.00%) BDD
4 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (24.00%) Pair Programming
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) Kanban
9 3 (12.00%) API Testing
10 2 (8.00%) DevOps
10 2 (8.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Validation
11 1 (4.00%) SEO
11 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) ES6
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) VMware
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