The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP 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 GIMP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIMP
Rank 177 - 207
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIMP 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% - 0.034%
As % of the Applications category 0.28% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £351 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.40% +20.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GIMP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
354 668 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.18% 12.43% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 488 497
Median daily rate £416 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -29.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £22.20 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.39%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing GIMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GIMP
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 GIMP across the City of London region.

GIMP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIMP 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 GIMP.

1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Grunt
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML

GIMP
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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UI Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UI/UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Visual Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore