The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank 150 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +15
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.040% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.049% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £288 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.01% +1.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
+38.09% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Graceful Degradation
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 Graceful Degradation across the City of London region.

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Bower
2 1 (50.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bower
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) DOM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) IBM