The first table below looks at the demand for Jasmine skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Jasmine over the 3 months to 17 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 Development Applications category for the North West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Jasmine
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Jasmine 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £358 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
303 229 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.57% 9.50% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 101 148
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 13
Average hourly rate £37.49 £33.73 £25.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.14% +30.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.47 £28.46 £14.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £120.25 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Jasmine
England

Jasmine
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Jasmine Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Jasmine
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Jasmine Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Jasmine
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Jasmine 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 Jasmine.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Mocha
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) QUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) RDF
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Apache

Jasmine
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Jasmine 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 Jasmine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Mocha
1 3 (100.00%) QUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Firebug
3 1 (33.33%) Calabash
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (33.33%) OOCSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) RDF
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend