The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIMP
Rank 435 414 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing GIMP 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.022% -
As % of the Applications category 0.17% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GIMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2319 2549 2746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.08% 11.19% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1646 1665 1761
Average daily rate £380 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 149 176
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GIMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GIMP Daily Rate Trend in London

GIMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIMP across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

GIMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

GIMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIMP within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Croydon - 1 £425 -
City of London - 1 £425 -
GIMP
England

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) SEO
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) D3.js
4 1 (25.00%) Express
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

GIMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Games Designer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Games Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UX Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) D3.js
4 1 (25.00%) Dojo
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) Express
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (25.00%) Sitecore