The table below looks at the statistics for Bower skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bower over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bower
Rank 501 529 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Contract jobs citing Bower 84 47 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.095% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.20% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 66 41 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-23.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.06 £80.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £80.00 -
Bower
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6989 6447 5501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.55% 13.04% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4641 4212 3511
Average daily rate £400 £395 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 134 134
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Bower
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bower across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Bower Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bower
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bower across the England region.

Bower Daily Rate Trend in England

Bower
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bower across the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Bower Daily Rate Histogram in England

Bower
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bower across the England region.

Bower Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bower
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the England region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 59 £400 -25.58% 13
South East -9 11 £300 - 7
East Midlands -4 4 £400 - 1
North West - 4 £350 - 1
East of England +3 3 £375 -21.05% 4
South West - 2 £425 - 1
West Midlands +5 1 £450 -
Bower
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Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bower 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 Bower.

1 167 (98.24%) JavaScript
2 166 (97.65%) Grunt
3 162 (95.29%) HTML
4 151 (88.82%) CSS
5 127 (74.71%) HTML5
6 108 (63.53%) AngularJS
7 82 (48.24%) CSS3
8 78 (45.88%) Sass
9 76 (44.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 73 (42.94%) jQuery
11 65 (38.24%) Git (software)
12 60 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (33.53%) Responsive Web Design
14 54 (31.76%) LESS
15 50 (29.41%) Node.js
16 47 (27.65%) OO
17 44 (25.88%) User Experience
18 43 (25.29%) MVC
19 40 (23.53%) gulp
20 38 (22.35%) PHP
21 36 (21.18%) JSON
21 36 (21.18%) Backbone.js
22 33 (19.41%) RESTful
22 33 (19.41%) Ajax
23 30 (17.65%) TDD
24 29 (17.06%) Web Design
25 26 (15.29%) Web Development
26 25 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
27 23 (13.53%) Banking
27 23 (13.53%) Java

Bower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Bower 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 Bower. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (29.41%) Node.js
2 21 (12.35%) CMS
3 15 (8.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (5.29%) Apache
5 7 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.94%) IIS
7 3 (1.76%) Drupal
7 3 (1.76%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.18%) Confluence
8 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (8.24%) Photoshop
2 11 (6.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.29%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Tridion
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) GitHub
3 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.59%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) HTTP
1 5 (2.94%) Internet
2 3 (1.76%) DNS
2 3 (1.76%) SSL
3 2 (1.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.53%) MySQL
2 9 (5.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.59%) KDB
5 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 166 (97.65%) Grunt
2 65 (38.24%) Git (software)
3 40 (23.53%) gulp
4 18 (10.59%) Jasmine
5 13 (7.65%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.06%) Selenium
7 11 (6.47%) WebDriver
7 11 (6.47%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (6.47%) Yeoman
8 10 (5.88%) JSHint
8 10 (5.88%) PHPUnit
9 9 (5.29%) Sublime Text
9 9 (5.29%) webpack
10 8 (4.71%) Mocha
11 7 (4.12%) QUnit
11 7 (4.12%) Visual Studio
12 6 (3.53%) Subversion
12 6 (3.53%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.94%) NUnit
13 5 (2.94%) ReSharper
General
1 23 (13.53%) Banking
2 12 (7.06%) Investment Banking
3 11 (6.47%) Retail
4 9 (5.29%) Finance
5 3 (1.76%) Front Office
5 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (95.29%) Developer
2 92 (54.12%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Web Developer
3 22 (12.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 19 (11.18%) UI Developer
4 19 (11.18%) UI Programmer
5 14 (8.24%) PHP Developer
6 8 (4.71%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.53%) Java Developer
9 5 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
10 4 (2.35%) .NET Developer
11 3 (1.76%) Lead Developer
11 3 (1.76%) Development Manager
11 3 (1.76%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (1.76%) Web Development Manager
11 3 (1.76%) Web Manager
11 3 (1.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 2 (1.18%) Designer
12 2 (1.18%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (95.29%) HTML
2 151 (88.82%) CSS
3 127 (74.71%) HTML5
4 108 (63.53%) AngularJS
5 82 (48.24%) CSS3
6 78 (45.88%) Sass
7 76 (44.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 73 (42.94%) jQuery
9 54 (31.76%) LESS
10 36 (21.18%) Backbone.js
10 36 (21.18%) JSON
11 33 (19.41%) RESTful
11 33 (19.41%) Ajax
12 22 (12.94%) XHTML
13 17 (10.00%) Web Services
13 17 (10.00%) .NET
13 17 (10.00%) YUI
13 17 (10.00%) Ext JS
13 17 (10.00%) Ember.js
14 15 (8.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.88%) User Experience
2 10 (5.88%) W3C
3 5 (2.94%) Social Media
4 3 (1.76%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.76%) RIA
5 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.59%) iPad
6 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.59%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.71%) Linux
1 8 (4.71%) Android
1 8 (4.71%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.94%) Windows
2 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (33.53%) Responsive Web Design
3 47 (27.65%) OO
4 43 (25.29%) MVC
5 30 (17.65%) TDD
6 29 (17.06%) Web Design
7 26 (15.29%) Web Development
8 25 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (12.35%) Progressive Enhancement
10 18 (10.59%) Scrum
11 17 (10.00%) Dependency Management
12 16 (9.41%) Graceful Degradation
13 14 (8.24%) Unit Testing
14 13 (7.65%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.65%) BDD
15 11 (6.47%) Web Application Development
15 11 (6.47%) Automated Testing
16 10 (5.88%) OOP
16 10 (5.88%) Analytics
17 9 (5.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 167 (98.24%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.35%) PHP
3 23 (13.53%) Java
4 16 (9.41%) Python
5 14 (8.24%) C#
6 7 (4.12%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.12%) Ruby
7 5 (2.94%) C
8 4 (2.35%) PHP5
9 3 (1.76%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.18%) Lua
10 2 (1.18%) XAML
10 2 (1.18%) Perl
10 2 (1.18%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.59%) SQL
11 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (3.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (3.53%) Oracle
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.94%) Adobe
2 5 (2.94%) Google
3 4 (2.35%) Zend
4 3 (1.76%) Apigee
5 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.59%) Maxymiser
6 1 (0.59%) Facebook
6 1 (0.59%) Twitter
6 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago