The first table below looks at the demand for Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 572 483 555
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +72
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 18 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.046% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.064% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 20
Average daily rate £400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Progressive Enhancement
UK

Progressive Enhancement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Progressive Enhancement Jobs Demand Trend in England

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Trend in England

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Histogram in England

Progressive Enhancement
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Progressive Enhancement Hourly Rate Trend in England

Progressive Enhancement
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 Progressive Enhancement within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -26 14 £400 +6.66% 12
East of England - 5 £398 -
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - - 2
South West - - - - 2
Progressive Enhancement
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Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement.

1 35 (79.55%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 33 (75.00%) HTML5
4 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 31 (70.45%) CSS3
6 25 (56.82%) jQuery
7 23 (52.27%) OO
8 17 (38.64%) Ajax
9 15 (34.09%) SEO
10 14 (31.82%) Dojo
11 13 (29.55%) YUI
11 13 (29.55%) W3C
12 12 (27.27%) PHP
12 12 (27.27%) MVC
12 12 (27.27%) Yahoo!
12 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
12 12 (27.27%) Memory Management
12 12 (27.27%) Zepto.js
12 12 (27.27%) Section 508
13 11 (25.00%) LESS
13 11 (25.00%) DOM
14 10 (22.73%) Sass
14 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (18.18%) Backbone.js
17 7 (15.91%) hybris
17 7 (15.91%) Web Development
17 7 (15.91%) TDD
17 7 (15.91%) Subversion
17 7 (15.91%) CMS

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
4 1 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
1 3 (6.82%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Subversion
3 4 (9.09%) PhoneGap
4 2 (4.55%) PhantomJS
4 2 (4.55%) TextMate
4 2 (4.55%) Firebug
4 2 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.27%) QUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Mocha
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (31.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) UI Programmer
5 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.09%) User Experience Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.82%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Prototyper
9 1 (2.27%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) CSS
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 33 (75.00%) HTML5
4 31 (70.45%) CSS3
5 25 (56.82%) jQuery
6 17 (38.64%) Ajax
7 14 (31.82%) Dojo
8 13 (29.55%) YUI
9 12 (27.27%) Zepto.js
10 11 (25.00%) LESS
10 11 (25.00%) DOM
11 10 (22.73%) Sass
12 8 (18.18%) Backbone.js
13 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
14 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (11.36%) Modernizr
15 5 (11.36%) Semantic HTML
15 5 (11.36%) MEAP
16 3 (6.82%) JSON
16 3 (6.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) W3C
2 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) IPTV
4 2 (4.55%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.55%) Online Games
5 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) OO
2 15 (34.09%) SEO
3 12 (27.27%) MVC
3 12 (27.27%) Memory Management
4 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) Web Development
6 7 (15.91%) TDD
6 7 (15.91%) Scrum
7 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (11.36%) SOA
8 5 (11.36%) B2C
9 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.82%) BDD
10 3 (6.82%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (6.82%) OOP
10 3 (6.82%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.82%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) PHP
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) C
4 3 (6.82%) Python
4 3 (6.82%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.27%) PHP5
6 1 (2.27%) PHP4
6 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) Section 508
2 2 (4.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Yahoo!
2 7 (15.91%) hybris
3 5 (11.36%) Endeca
3 5 (11.36%) Interwoven
3 5 (11.36%) Stellent
4 3 (6.82%) Apple
5 2 (4.55%) Google
5 2 (4.55%) Sun
5 2 (4.55%) Zend
5 2 (4.55%) Appcelerator
6 1 (2.27%) Facebook
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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