The table below looks at the statistics for Progressive Enhancement skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 137 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.031% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.039% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £305 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £415 £250
% change year-on-year
-18.67% +66.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Progressive Enhancement
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2131 2567 2566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.63% 80.45% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1794 1742
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 109 124
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +43.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £20.63 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Progressive Enhancement
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Progressive Enhancement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Progressive Enhancement Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Progressive Enhancement
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Bristol - 2 £303 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £338 -
Progressive Enhancement
England

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 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 South West region with a requirement for Progressive Enhancement.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (90.00%) Apple Swift
2 9 (90.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (50.00%) TestFlight
3 5 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) SQLite
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) CouchDB
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) webOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 7

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) TestFlight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) iOS Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 5 (50.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (50.00%) REST
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Dojo
2 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) webOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) iOS Development
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Apple Swift
1 9 (90.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared