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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 180 191 193
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.14% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -
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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
3908 4413 4368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.03% 77.49% 76.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3041 3133 3359
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 54
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.50 £51.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% -45.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) CouchDB
5 3 (33.33%) Force.com
5 3 (33.33%) Visualforce
5 3 (33.33%) Apex Code
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (33.33%) Maxymiser
5 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 3 (33.33%) SQLite

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Force.com
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQLite
2 3 (33.33%) CouchDB
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Grunt
3 3 (33.33%) Yeoman
3 3 (33.33%) Bower
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) QUnit
5 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 1 (11.11%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 3 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Flash Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Visualforce
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) LESS
6 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
6 1 (11.11%) Smarty
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (11.11%) Mustache
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Graceful Degradation
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 3 (33.33%) Apex Code
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) PHP5
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (33.33%) Maxymiser
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe