The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP 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 GIMP over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GIMP
Rank 549 528 500
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -28
Contract jobs citing GIMP 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.034% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
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£413 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5586 5943 5252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.09% 13.36% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3241 3226 2718
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £135 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 581 655
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £9.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

GIMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GIMP Daily Rate Trend in England

GIMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GIMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

GIMP
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 GIMP within the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
South East - 6 £413 -
London +2 1 - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 3
GIMP
UK

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GIMP 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 GIMP.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe
3 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (75.00%) NetBeans
3 6 (75.00%) Dojo
3 6 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) MooTools
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) Servlets
4 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Podcast
6 1 (12.50%) WCAG
6 1 (12.50%) Animation
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (12.50%) E-Learning

GIMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GIMP 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 GIMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Learning Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Dojo
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) MooTools
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) DOM
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
1 1 (12.50%) Podcast
1 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) UML
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
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