The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Development Applications category for the England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bower
Rank 537 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bower 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6320 4979 5460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.31% 11.53% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4124 3200 3248
Average daily rate £375 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 139 193
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.40 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.58 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Bower
UK

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 17 April 2014.

Bower Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London - 13 £650 - 5
East Midlands - - - -
Bower
UK

Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
1 29 (100.00%) HTML5
2 24 (82.76%) Grunt
3 21 (72.41%) CSS3
4 14 (48.28%) jQuery
4 14 (48.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
5 11 (37.93%) Sass
6 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
7 9 (31.03%) Java
7 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (27.59%) OO
9 7 (24.14%) JSP
9 7 (24.14%) ATG
9 7 (24.14%) Adobe
9 7 (24.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
9 7 (24.14%) Apache Flex
9 7 (24.14%) Subversion
9 7 (24.14%) Web Development
9 7 (24.14%) JSTL
9 7 (24.14%) OOCSS
9 7 (24.14%) Mustache
9 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
9 7 (24.14%) Node.js
10 6 (20.69%) Google
11 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) TDD

Bower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 7 (24.14%) Node.js
2 3 (10.34%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Heroku
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Grunt
2 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
3 7 (24.14%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) Yeoman
5 4 (13.79%) PhantomJS
6 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.45%) Mocha
8 1 (3.45%) Gradle
General
1 3 (10.34%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
1 29 (100.00%) HTML5
2 21 (72.41%) CSS3
3 14 (48.28%) jQuery
3 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
4 11 (37.93%) Sass
5 9 (31.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (24.14%) Mustache
6 7 (24.14%) OOCSS
6 7 (24.14%) JSTL
6 7 (24.14%) Apache Flex
6 7 (24.14%) JSP
7 5 (17.24%) LESS
8 4 (13.79%) Ajax
9 3 (10.34%) XHTML
9 3 (10.34%) JSON
9 3 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (10.34%) Google Closure
9 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (13.79%) W3C
3 3 (10.34%) RIA
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (27.59%) OO
3 7 (24.14%) Web Development
3 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
5 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Graceful Degradation
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Groovy
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Adobe
1 7 (24.14%) ATG
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Twitter
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Foundry
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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