The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank 432 423 431
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 13 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.005% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Graceful Degradation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19768 19565 19558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.81% 82.47% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14139 13956 13585
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 217 230
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in London

Graceful Degradation
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Ilford - 1 £425 -
Graceful Degradation
England

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 London region with a requirement for Graceful Degradation.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) AngularJS
3 15 (88.24%) CSS3
4 13 (76.47%) jQuery
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
5 11 (64.71%) Backbone.js
5 11 (64.71%) Ajax
6 10 (58.82%) OO
6 10 (58.82%) PHP
6 10 (58.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (52.94%) MVC
8 8 (47.06%) Web Development
8 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (47.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
9 7 (41.18%) React
9 7 (41.18%) Node.js
9 7 (41.18%) .NET
10 6 (35.29%) Progressive Enhancement
10 6 (35.29%) Semantic Web
11 5 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (29.41%) Drupal
12 4 (23.53%) Android
12 4 (23.53%) TDD
12 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
12 4 (23.53%) Business Development
12 4 (23.53%) Web Services

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (29.41%) Drupal
2 3 (17.65%) WordPress
3 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Bower
2 2 (11.76%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior UX Developer
5 1 (5.88%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (94.12%) AngularJS
3 15 (88.24%) CSS3
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
4 13 (76.47%) jQuery
5 11 (64.71%) Ajax
5 11 (64.71%) Backbone.js
6 10 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (41.18%) .NET
7 7 (41.18%) Node.js
7 7 (41.18%) React
8 4 (23.53%) LAMP
8 4 (23.53%) Sass
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 3 (17.65%) LESS
9 3 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Semantic Web
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Animation
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) OO
1 10 (58.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 8 (47.06%) Web Development
4 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
5 6 (35.29%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (23.53%) Business Development
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile Development
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile First
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) SDLC
7 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Web Design
7 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Google
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter