The first table below looks at the demand for Progressive Enhancement 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 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 London 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 398 372 408
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +36
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 14 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.079% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.10% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 15
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Progressive Enhancement
England

Progressive Enhancement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Progressive Enhancement Jobs Demand Trend in London

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Trend in London

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Histogram in London

Progressive Enhancement
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 Progressive Enhancement within the London 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 3 £350 -36.36% 3
Progressive Enhancement
England

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 24 (82.76%) HTML
3 23 (79.31%) HTML5
3 23 (79.31%) CSS3
4 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
5 18 (62.07%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) Ajax
8 10 (34.48%) PHP
8 10 (34.48%) OO
8 10 (34.48%) Sass
9 9 (31.03%) LESS
9 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (27.59%) SEO
11 7 (24.14%) W3C
11 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
11 7 (24.14%) YUI
11 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
12 6 (20.69%) Memory Management
12 6 (20.69%) Zepto.js
12 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (20.69%) Section 508
12 6 (20.69%) DOM
12 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.69%) Yahoo!
12 6 (20.69%) Dojo
13 5 (17.24%) TDD
13 5 (17.24%) Subversion
13 5 (17.24%) MVC
13 5 (17.24%) Modernizr

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (13.79%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Fireworks
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Subversion
3 4 (13.79%) PhoneGap
4 2 (6.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (6.90%) PhantomJS
4 2 (6.90%) TextMate
4 2 (6.90%) Firebug
5 1 (3.45%) QUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.45%) Mocha
General
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.79%) UI Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) UI Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Prototyper
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) CSS
2 24 (82.76%) HTML
3 23 (79.31%) HTML5
3 23 (79.31%) CSS3
4 18 (62.07%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) Ajax
6 10 (34.48%) Sass
7 9 (31.03%) LESS
8 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
8 7 (24.14%) YUI
8 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
9 6 (20.69%) Zepto.js
9 6 (20.69%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (20.69%) DOM
9 6 (20.69%) Dojo
10 5 (17.24%) Modernizr
11 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (10.34%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (6.90%) REST
12 2 (6.90%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) W3C
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) Learning Management System
4 2 (6.90%) IPTV
4 2 (6.90%) Online Games
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) OO
2 9 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (27.59%) SEO
4 6 (20.69%) Memory Management
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.90%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (6.90%) Rapid Prototyping
8 2 (6.90%) Graceful Degradation
8 2 (6.90%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.90%) B2C
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Scala
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.45%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (3.45%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) PHP5
5 1 (3.45%) PHP4
5 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) Section 508
2 2 (6.90%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Yahoo!
2 2 (6.90%) Appcelerator
2 2 (6.90%) Sun
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
2 2 (6.90%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £200 - 280 per year
Posted: 4 days ago