The table below looks at the statistics for Bower skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bower over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bower
Rank 587 501 585
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +84
Contract jobs citing Bower 34 99 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.20% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 1.52% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 9
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £261 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.37 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Bower
UK

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
7584 6517 6316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.88% 12.87% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5208 4214 4118
Median daily rate £435 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 134 125
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.02 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% -5.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.66 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

Bower
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Bower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -67 20 £438 +2.94% 17
South East -3 4 £350 +27.27% 4
South West - 4 £475 - 4
North East - 3 £375 -
East Midlands -2 1 £340 - 2
Yorkshire -6 1 - -
Bower
UK

Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Bower.

1 72 (91.14%) Grunt
2 69 (87.34%) HTML
3 66 (83.54%) AngularJS
4 64 (81.01%) CSS
5 63 (79.75%) JavaScript
6 59 (74.68%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (64.56%) HTML5
8 48 (60.76%) Sass
8 48 (60.76%) gulp
9 38 (48.10%) Node.js
10 37 (46.84%) CSS3
11 34 (43.04%) Git (software)
12 31 (39.24%) TDD
13 29 (36.71%) jQuery
13 29 (36.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 29 (36.71%) Front End Development
14 28 (35.44%) RESTful
14 28 (35.44%) Web Development
15 25 (31.65%) Java
16 24 (30.38%) MVC
17 23 (29.11%) Scrum
18 21 (26.58%) JSON
18 21 (26.58%) LESS
19 19 (24.05%) OO
20 16 (20.25%) Backbone.js
21 15 (18.99%) C#
21 15 (18.99%) User Experience
22 14 (17.72%) .NET
22 14 (17.72%) Jasmine
23 13 (16.46%) Mocha

Bower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (48.10%) Node.js
2 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.06%) IIS
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) Drupal
5 1 (1.27%) Mule
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) DNS
1 1 (1.27%) HTTP
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
1 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.86%) MySQL
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.06%) Big Data
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 72 (91.14%) Grunt
2 48 (60.76%) gulp
3 34 (43.04%) Git (software)
4 14 (17.72%) Jasmine
5 13 (16.46%) Mocha
5 13 (16.46%) Selenium
6 12 (15.19%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
7 10 (12.66%) Protractor
8 9 (11.39%) Subversion
9 6 (7.59%) Cucumber
10 5 (6.33%) Mercurial
10 5 (6.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (6.33%) WebDriver
11 4 (5.06%) JIRA
11 4 (5.06%) PhantomJS
11 4 (5.06%) ReSharper
11 4 (5.06%) Sinon.JS
11 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
12 3 (3.80%) Maven
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 4 (5.06%) Hungarian Language
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing
5 3 (3.80%) Publishing
6 2 (2.53%) Front Office
6 2 (2.53%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Electronics
7 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Games
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (91.14%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (32.91%) Angular Developer
4 18 (22.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (20.25%) HTML Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.92%) UI Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.13%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Web Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
10 6 (7.59%) PHP Developer
11 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
11 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (5.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.06%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Senior Web Developer
13 3 (3.80%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (87.34%) HTML
2 66 (83.54%) AngularJS
3 64 (81.01%) CSS
4 51 (64.56%) HTML5
5 48 (60.76%) Sass
6 37 (46.84%) CSS3
7 29 (36.71%) jQuery
7 29 (36.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (35.44%) RESTful
9 21 (26.58%) JSON
9 21 (26.58%) LESS
10 16 (20.25%) Backbone.js
11 14 (17.72%) .NET
12 13 (16.46%) Web Services
13 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET
13 12 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (12.66%) React
15 9 (11.39%) REST
15 9 (11.39%) XML
16 8 (10.13%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) User Experience
2 5 (6.33%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.06%) Equities
3 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.53%) Animation
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.53%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Fintech
6 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (74.68%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.24%) TDD
3 29 (36.71%) Front End Development
4 28 (35.44%) Web Development
5 24 (30.38%) MVC
6 23 (29.11%) Scrum
7 19 (24.05%) OO
8 12 (15.19%) BDD
8 12 (15.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (15.19%) Software Engineering
9 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.13%) Pair Programming
11 7 (8.86%) DevOps
11 7 (8.86%) SOA
11 7 (8.86%) Workflow
12 6 (7.59%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.33%) Analytics
13 5 (6.33%) Graceful Degradation
13 5 (6.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) JavaScript
2 25 (31.65%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) C#
4 12 (15.19%) PHP
5 10 (12.66%) Python
6 9 (11.39%) ECMAScript
6 9 (11.39%) SQL
7 8 (10.13%) ES6
8 6 (7.59%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) C
10 1 (1.27%) Clojure
10 1 (1.27%) Haskell
10 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.27%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Kibana
2 2 (2.53%) Ansible
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.53%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) hybris
3 4 (5.06%) Telerik
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.27%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.27%) Calypso
5 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.27%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.27%) Murex
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Sencha
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) Splunk
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Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - 420 per day
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
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