The first table below looks at the demand for YUI 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 YUI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yahoo! User Interface Library (YUI)
Rank 207 191 221
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Contract jobs citing YUI 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.096% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £400 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1905 1752 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.52% 28.11% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1391 1421
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
YUI
London

YUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing YUI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

YUI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

YUI
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 YUI across the City of London region.

YUI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

YUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing YUI 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 YUI.

1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
2 13 (92.86%) Ajax
3 11 (78.57%) OO
3 11 (78.57%) HTML
4 10 (71.43%) Dojo
4 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 10 (71.43%) CSS3
5 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 9 (64.29%) Yahoo!
6 7 (50.00%) Memory Management
6 7 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (50.00%) Zepto.js
6 7 (50.00%) SEO
6 7 (50.00%) DOM
7 6 (42.86%) W3C
7 6 (42.86%) Subversion
7 6 (42.86%) Section 508
8 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
8 5 (35.71%) Finance
9 4 (28.57%) TDD
9 4 (28.57%) MVC
9 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 4 (28.57%) Ext JS
10 3 (21.43%) Node.js
10 3 (21.43%) BDD
10 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
11 2 (14.29%) JSON
11 2 (14.29%) Windows

YUI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing YUI 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 YUI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Mocha
3 1 (7.14%) QUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (21.43%) UI Developer
3 3 (21.43%) UI Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) Ajax
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) Dojo
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 10 (71.43%) CSS3
4 9 (64.29%) HTML5
5 7 (50.00%) Zepto.js
5 7 (50.00%) DOM
6 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
7 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 4 (28.57%) Ext JS
8 2 (14.29%) JSON
8 2 (14.29%) JSP
8 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
8 2 (14.29%) Underscore.js
8 2 (14.29%) REST
9 1 (7.14%) Modernizr
9 1 (7.14%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 7 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 7 (50.00%) SEO
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PHP5
3 1 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Section 508
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Yahoo!
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Zend