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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bower
Rank 525 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bower 45 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 39 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6375 5469 5622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.91% 11.76% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4162 3517 3368
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 134 206
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 - 38 £575 - 18
South East - 1 - -
North West - - - - 2
Bower
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Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (87.30%) HTML
1 55 (87.30%) JavaScript
2 54 (85.71%) CSS
2 54 (85.71%) HTML5
2 54 (85.71%) Grunt
3 51 (80.95%) AngularJS
4 27 (42.86%) jQuery
4 27 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 26 (41.27%) WebDriver
5 26 (41.27%) CSS3
6 25 (39.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (36.51%) Adobe
7 23 (36.51%) Java
7 23 (36.51%) Apache Flex
8 20 (31.75%) OO
9 18 (28.57%) TDD
9 18 (28.57%) Subversion
9 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 17 (26.98%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
11 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (23.81%) Low Latency
13 14 (22.22%) C#
13 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (22.22%) Sass
14 13 (20.63%) RIA
14 13 (20.63%) RESTful
14 13 (20.63%) Web Development
14 13 (20.63%) Karma Test Runner
15 12 (19.05%) Yeoman

Bower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (14.29%) Node.js
2 8 (12.70%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Heroku
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (85.71%) Grunt
2 26 (41.27%) WebDriver
3 18 (28.57%) Subversion
3 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.63%) Karma Test Runner
5 12 (19.05%) Yeoman
6 11 (17.46%) Jasmine
7 9 (14.29%) JIRA
8 8 (12.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
10 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
11 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
11 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (3.17%) PhantomJS
11 2 (3.17%) Mocha
12 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.59%) PhoneGap
12 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.59%) Gradle
12 1 (1.59%) JSUnit
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Front Office
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (96.83%) Developer
2 25 (39.68%) Web Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
4 14 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.59%) Tester
7 1 (1.59%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Designer
7 1 (1.59%) User Experience Developer
7 1 (1.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.59%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.59%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.59%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Web Designer
7 1 (1.59%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (87.30%) HTML
2 54 (85.71%) CSS
2 54 (85.71%) HTML5
3 51 (80.95%) AngularJS
4 27 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 27 (42.86%) jQuery
5 26 (41.27%) CSS3
6 23 (36.51%) Apache Flex
7 14 (22.22%) Sass
8 13 (20.63%) RESTful
9 12 (19.05%) .NET
10 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
11 9 (14.29%) JSP
11 9 (14.29%) JSTL
11 9 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (14.29%) Mustache
12 8 (12.70%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (12.70%) LINQ
12 8 (12.70%) OOCSS
13 5 (7.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (20.63%) RIA
3 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.35%) W3C
5 2 (3.17%) Open Source
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) OO
2 18 (28.57%) TDD
3 17 (26.98%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (25.40%) Unit Testing
4 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (23.81%) Low Latency
6 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.63%) Web Development
8 12 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 8 (12.70%) Multithreading
10 8 (12.70%) OOP
10 8 (12.70%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.11%) Web Design
12 6 (9.52%) MVC
13 4 (6.35%) Workflow
14 3 (4.76%) Scrum
14 3 (4.76%) Progressive Enhancement
14 3 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
15 2 (3.17%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) Java
3 14 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) C++
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Adobe
2 9 (14.29%) ATG
3 2 (3.17%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.59%) Sencha
4 1 (1.59%) Twitter
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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