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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graceful Degradation
Rank 566 564 507
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -57
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 24 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.008% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.011% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 15
Average daily rate
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£200 £245 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% -34.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £238 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £366 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
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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
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London +14 15 £200 -18.36% 5
East Midlands - 6 - -
North West - 3 £313 - 1
Graceful Degradation
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Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (84.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (75.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
5 19 (59.38%) Web Design
5 19 (59.38%) Ajax
5 19 (59.38%) JSON
6 17 (53.13%) LESS
7 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (50.00%) HTML5
8 15 (46.88%) Bower
8 15 (46.88%) Grunt
9 14 (43.75%) jQuery
10 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
12 10 (31.25%) Backbone.js
12 10 (31.25%) YUI
12 10 (31.25%) Ext JS
12 10 (31.25%) XHTML
13 9 (28.13%) MVC
13 9 (28.13%) Java
13 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (28.13%) Banking
13 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
13 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
14 7 (21.88%) User Experience
14 7 (21.88%) CSS3
14 7 (21.88%) Web Development

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Git (software)
2 15 (46.88%) Bower
2 15 (46.88%) Grunt
3 3 (9.38%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.13%) Behat
5 1 (3.13%) QUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) RSpec
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.13%) Mocha
5 1 (3.13%) Hudson
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (28.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) UI Programmer
2 10 (31.25%) UI Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) UI Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Designer
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (59.38%) Ajax
2 19 (59.38%) JSON
3 17 (53.13%) LESS
4 16 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (50.00%) HTML5
5 14 (43.75%) jQuery
6 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
7 10 (31.25%) Backbone.js
7 10 (31.25%) YUI
7 10 (31.25%) Ext JS
7 10 (31.25%) XHTML
8 7 (21.88%) CSS3
9 6 (18.75%) Sass
9 6 (18.75%) Marionette.js
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) RESTful
10 4 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (12.50%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) W3C
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Phone
2 3 (9.38%) Android
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Phone 7
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) webOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (75.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 19 (59.38%) Web Design
4 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (28.13%) Automated Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
6 7 (21.88%) Web Development
6 7 (21.88%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) TDD
7 6 (18.75%) Mobile Development
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
9 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.38%) SOA
10 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.25%) Web Usability
11 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (3.13%) Analytics
12 1 (3.13%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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