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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bower
Rank 504 533 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs citing Bower 78 39 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.080% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £613 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6788 6198 5138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.32% 12.71% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4528 4012 3252
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 141 153
Average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.50 £23.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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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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 +10 53 £399 -38.61% 17
East Midlands 0 9 £400 +14.28% 3
East of England +5 8 £375 - 6
South East -22 3 £413 - 6
North West - 3 £350 - 2
West Midlands +1 1 £450 - 1
South West - 1 - -
Bower
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Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 170 (98.27%) JavaScript
2 169 (97.69%) Grunt
3 160 (92.49%) HTML
4 155 (89.60%) CSS
5 121 (69.94%) HTML5
6 114 (65.90%) AngularJS
7 84 (48.55%) CSS3
8 77 (44.51%) jQuery
9 76 (43.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 73 (42.20%) Sass
11 62 (35.84%) Responsive Web Design
12 59 (34.10%) Node.js
12 59 (34.10%) User Experience
13 57 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (31.21%) Git (software)
15 53 (30.64%) LESS
16 51 (29.48%) OO
17 46 (26.59%) Backbone.js
18 43 (24.86%) JSON
19 42 (24.28%) gulp
20 37 (21.39%) TDD
21 33 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (18.50%) Ajax
22 32 (18.50%) Java
23 31 (17.92%) MVC
24 30 (17.34%) Web Development
25 29 (16.76%) PHP
26 28 (16.18%) XHTML
26 28 (16.18%) Banking
27 27 (15.61%) Web Design

Bower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 59 (34.10%) Node.js
2 23 (13.29%) CMS
3 17 (9.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.73%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) Drupal
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (9.25%) Photoshop
2 11 (6.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.20%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Tridion
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.73%) Force.com
4 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (1.73%) HTTP
3 2 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) DNS
4 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.98%) MySQL
2 3 (1.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.58%) KDB
4 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 169 (97.69%) Grunt
2 54 (31.21%) Git (software)
3 42 (24.28%) gulp
4 24 (13.87%) Jasmine
5 18 (10.40%) Mocha
6 16 (9.25%) webpack
7 15 (8.67%) QUnit
8 13 (7.51%) WebDriver
9 12 (6.94%) Yeoman
10 11 (6.36%) Karma Test Runner
11 10 (5.78%) Selenium
12 9 (5.20%) Sublime Text
13 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
14 5 (2.89%) TeamCity
14 5 (2.89%) Visual Studio
15 4 (2.31%) Subversion
15 4 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (2.31%) JSHint
16 3 (1.73%) Moq
16 3 (1.73%) FxCop
General
1 28 (16.18%) Banking
2 12 (6.94%) Investment Banking
3 11 (6.36%) Finance
4 9 (5.20%) Retail
5 4 (2.31%) Front Office
6 2 (1.16%) Games
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (92.49%) Developer
2 90 (52.02%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (14.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (13.87%) Web Developer
5 21 (12.14%) UI Developer
5 21 (12.14%) UI Programmer
6 13 (7.51%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.05%) Java Developer
8 5 (2.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (2.89%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (2.89%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (2.31%) PHP Developer
10 3 (1.73%) Designer
10 3 (1.73%) .NET Developer
10 3 (1.73%) Lead Developer
10 3 (1.73%) Development Manager
10 3 (1.73%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (1.73%) Technical Leader
10 3 (1.73%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (1.73%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (92.49%) HTML
2 155 (89.60%) CSS
3 121 (69.94%) HTML5
4 114 (65.90%) AngularJS
5 84 (48.55%) CSS3
6 77 (44.51%) jQuery
7 76 (43.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 73 (42.20%) Sass
9 53 (30.64%) LESS
10 46 (26.59%) Backbone.js
11 43 (24.86%) JSON
12 32 (18.50%) Ajax
13 28 (16.18%) XHTML
14 26 (15.03%) RESTful
14 26 (15.03%) Ember.js
15 23 (13.29%) Web Services
16 20 (11.56%) JSP
17 18 (10.40%) JSTL
18 17 (9.83%) YUI
18 17 (9.83%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (34.10%) User Experience
2 15 (8.67%) Social Media
2 15 (8.67%) W3C
3 5 (2.89%) RIA
4 4 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.73%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.58%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.62%) Linux
2 6 (3.47%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.89%) Android
4 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 57 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.48%) OO
4 37 (21.39%) TDD
5 33 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (17.92%) MVC
7 30 (17.34%) Web Development
8 27 (15.61%) Web Design
9 23 (13.29%) Progressive Enhancement
10 21 (12.14%) Dependency Management
11 18 (10.40%) E-Commerce
12 16 (9.25%) Graceful Degradation
13 14 (8.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (8.09%) Scrum
13 14 (8.09%) Pair Programming
14 12 (6.94%) Unit Testing
15 11 (6.36%) Web Application Development
15 11 (6.36%) Automated Testing
15 11 (6.36%) BDD
16 8 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 170 (98.27%) JavaScript
2 32 (18.50%) Java
3 29 (16.76%) PHP
4 15 (8.67%) Python
5 11 (6.36%) C#
6 6 (3.47%) Ruby
7 5 (2.89%) C
8 3 (1.73%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.73%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.16%) XAML
9 2 (1.16%) Perl
10 1 (0.58%) Smalltalk
10 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) SQL
10 1 (0.58%) Lua
10 1 (0.58%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (4.05%) Adobe
2 4 (2.31%) Oracle
2 4 (2.31%) Google
3 3 (1.73%) Zend
3 3 (1.73%) Maxymiser
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.16%) Apigee
5 1 (0.58%) Facebook
5 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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