The table below looks at the statistics for Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 143 198 207
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +9
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 14 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.054% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.066% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Average daily rate £500 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -15.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £363 £398
% change year-on-year
-6.20% -8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Progressive Enhancement
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
2959 4515 4980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.76% 80.58% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2397 3527 3669
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 48
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Progressive Enhancement
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Progressive Enhancement Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Progressive Enhancement
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 Progressive Enhancement across the City of London region.

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) CSS3
2 15 (83.33%) Sass
2 15 (83.33%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) LESS
4 11 (61.11%) RequireJS
5 10 (55.56%) Node.js
5 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (55.56%) User Experience
6 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 9 (50.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (44.44%) OO
7 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
8 7 (38.89%) Backbone.js
8 7 (38.89%) React
8 7 (38.89%) Front End Development
8 7 (38.89%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 6 (33.33%) RESTful
9 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) gulp
9 6 (33.33%) Grunt
10 5 (27.78%) Mocha
10 5 (27.78%) Selenium
10 5 (27.78%) W3C
10 5 (27.78%) jQuery

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GIMP
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 6 (33.33%) Grunt
1 6 (33.33%) gulp
1 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (27.78%) Mocha
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (22.22%) PhantomJS
4 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (61.11%) Senior Developer
4 9 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Developer
7 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
1 16 (88.89%) CSS3
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) HTML5
2 15 (83.33%) Sass
3 13 (72.22%) LESS
4 11 (61.11%) RequireJS
5 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
7 7 (38.89%) Backbone.js
7 7 (38.89%) React
8 6 (33.33%) RESTful
8 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
10 4 (22.22%) Express
11 2 (11.11%) REST
11 2 (11.11%) SOAP
12 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
12 1 (5.56%) Underscore.js
12 1 (5.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) W3C
3 4 (22.22%) New Media
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 7 (38.89%) Front End Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile First
6 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
3 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
1 1 (5.56%) Zend