The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank 614 595 594
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 6 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.046% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.058% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 2
Median daily rate £425 £200 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -38.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £192 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £394 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40710 39911 37758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 79.72% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27348 26219 24080
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1059 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Graceful Degradation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in England

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Graceful Degradation
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 Graceful Degradation within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -16 4 £450 +125.00% 3
North West -8 1 £350 +1.81%
East of England - 1 £425 -
Graceful Degradation
UK

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
3 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (68.75%) HTML5
6 9 (56.25%) Grunt
6 9 (56.25%) Web Development
7 8 (50.00%) JSON
7 8 (50.00%) Web Design
7 8 (50.00%) Front End Development
8 7 (43.75%) Bower
8 7 (43.75%) Sass
8 7 (43.75%) Underscore.js
9 6 (37.50%) Ajax
9 6 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (37.50%) CSS3
10 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 5 (31.25%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
10 5 (31.25%) gulp
10 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (31.25%) LESS
10 5 (31.25%) Spring
10 5 (31.25%) TDD
10 5 (31.25%) JSTL
10 5 (31.25%) Java
10 5 (31.25%) JSP

Graceful Degradation
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 3 (18.75%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Grunt
2 7 (43.75%) Bower
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) gulp
4 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (12.50%) QUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
6 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (43.75%) HTML Developer
4 6 (37.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (18.75%) UI Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Designer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (12.50%) UX Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Designer
8 1 (6.25%) JSP Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior UX Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 11 (68.75%) HTML5
5 8 (50.00%) JSON
6 7 (43.75%) Sass
6 7 (43.75%) Underscore.js
7 6 (37.50%) Ajax
7 6 (37.50%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) JSP
8 5 (31.25%) JSTL
8 5 (31.25%) LESS
8 5 (31.25%) Spring
8 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (18.75%) RequireJS
9 3 (18.75%) XHTML
9 3 (18.75%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Semantic Web
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Web Development
4 8 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 8 (50.00%) Web Design
5 6 (37.50%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (31.25%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Wireframes
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 3 (18.75%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 2 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
9 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
9 2 (12.50%) Game Development
9 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter