The table below looks at the statistics for Bower skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bower over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bower
UK
Rank 535 585 530
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -55
Contract jobs citing Bower 61 39 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.076% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 0.52% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 60
Median daily rate £450 £400 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7653 7455 7018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.88% 14.57% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5117 4924 4667
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 205 127
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Bower
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Bower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Bower Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bower
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bower within the UK.

Bower Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bower
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bower within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Bower Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Bower
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bower within the UK.

Bower Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bower
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
England +49 58 £433 +8.12% 19
London +9 23 £438 -5.40% 12
South East +34 22 £441 -19.77% 2
Surrey +24 12 £450 -18.18%
City of London +6 10 £425 +6.25% 3
East of England - 7 £455 - 1
Ipswich - 5 £455 -
Woking - 5 £450 -
Suffolk - 5 £455 -
Oxfordshire -3 4 - - 1
Oxford - 4 - - 1
Scotland +22 3 £450 +15.38%
Edinburgh +20 3 £450 +15.38%
East Midlands +8 3 £375 -
Hampshire - 3 £475 -
Staines - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £250 -
Nottingham - 3 £375 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £375 -
Berkshire - 3 £250 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 - 1
Guildford - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
North West +24 1 £338 +12.50%
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 1
Camberley -6 1 £473 -14.09%
West Midlands - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 £338 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -

Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Bower.

1 125 (81.70%) JavaScript
2 111 (72.55%) Grunt
3 105 (68.63%) CSS
4 97 (63.40%) AngularJS
5 90 (58.82%) HTML
6 87 (56.86%) CSS3
7 86 (56.21%) Node.js
7 86 (56.21%) Git (software)
8 83 (54.25%) gulp
9 82 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (50.98%) jQuery
11 76 (49.67%) React
12 75 (49.02%) HTML5
12 75 (49.02%) Sass
13 74 (48.37%) TDD
14 60 (39.22%) Web Development
15 57 (37.25%) Front End Development
16 51 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 48 (31.37%) BDD
18 46 (30.07%) LESS
19 45 (29.41%) C#
20 41 (26.80%) .NET
20 41 (26.80%) RESTful
21 36 (23.53%) Jasmine
22 33 (21.57%) JSON
22 33 (21.57%) Web Services
23 32 (20.92%) MVC
23 32 (20.92%) Continuous Integration
24 31 (20.26%) Responsive Web Design
24 31 (20.26%) Karma Test Runner

Bower
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (3.92%) CMS
2 4 (2.61%) JBoss
2 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.96%) Jupyter
3 3 (1.96%) nginx
4 2 (1.31%) Confluence
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.31%) WordPress
5 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Liferay
5 1 (0.65%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.27%) GitHub
4 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.31%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.03%) HTTP
2 12 (7.84%) SSL
3 11 (7.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.19%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.61%) Couchbase
4 4 (2.61%) MySQL
5 2 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.31%) GIS
5 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 111 (72.55%) Grunt
2 86 (56.21%) Git (software)
3 83 (54.25%) gulp
4 36 (23.53%) Jasmine
5 31 (20.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 26 (16.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (16.34%) Protractor
8 24 (15.69%) Selenium
9 21 (13.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (13.73%) webpack
10 19 (12.42%) NuGet
11 17 (11.11%) JSHint
12 12 (7.84%) Jenkins
12 12 (7.84%) QUnit
12 12 (7.84%) Visual Studio
13 11 (7.19%) Maven
13 11 (7.19%) Vagrant
13 11 (7.19%) Yeoman
14 9 (5.88%) WebStorm
15 8 (5.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.19%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Publishing
3 7 (4.58%) Banking
4 6 (3.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.31%) Front Office
5 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 141 (92.16%) Developer
2 67 (43.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 39 (25.49%) JavaScript Developer
4 35 (22.88%) Angular Developer
5 31 (20.26%) Web Developer
6 26 (16.99%) Node.js Developer
7 19 (12.42%) .NET Developer
7 19 (12.42%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 18 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (10.46%) C# Developer
10 14 (9.15%) HTML Developer
10 14 (9.15%) UI Developer
11 10 (6.54%) Agile Developer
11 10 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (6.54%) C# Web Developer
11 10 (6.54%) Java Developer
12 9 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
13 8 (5.23%) Polyglot Developer
14 7 (4.58%) Web UI Developer
15 6 (3.92%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (68.63%) CSS
2 97 (63.40%) AngularJS
3 90 (58.82%) HTML
4 87 (56.86%) CSS3
5 86 (56.21%) Node.js
6 78 (50.98%) jQuery
7 76 (49.67%) React
8 75 (49.02%) HTML5
8 75 (49.02%) Sass
9 51 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 46 (30.07%) LESS
11 41 (26.80%) .NET
11 41 (26.80%) RESTful
12 33 (21.57%) JSON
12 33 (21.57%) Web Services
13 29 (18.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (16.99%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (15.69%) Ajax
16 23 (15.03%) REST
17 21 (13.73%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) User Experience
2 12 (7.84%) Graphic Design
3 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.92%) Fintech
4 3 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.31%) Blog
5 2 (1.31%) Equities
5 2 (1.31%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.31%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.19%) Linux
2 3 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (48.37%) TDD
3 60 (39.22%) Web Development
4 57 (37.25%) Front End Development
5 48 (31.37%) BDD
6 32 (20.92%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (20.92%) MVC
7 31 (20.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 28 (18.30%) Scrum
9 26 (16.99%) OO
10 25 (16.34%) Kanban
11 20 (13.07%) Web Design
11 20 (13.07%) Workflow
12 16 (10.46%) DevOps
13 11 (7.19%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.88%) OOP
15 8 (5.23%) Concurrent Programming
15 8 (5.23%) Dependency Management
15 8 (5.23%) Software Engineering
16 7 (4.58%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 125 (81.70%) JavaScript
2 45 (29.41%) C#
3 26 (16.99%) Java
4 16 (10.46%) Python
5 13 (8.50%) ES6
5 13 (8.50%) SQL
6 6 (3.92%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.27%) PHP
8 4 (2.61%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (2.61%) GraphQL
8 4 (2.61%) Ruby
9 3 (1.96%) C++
9 3 (1.96%) Perl
9 3 (1.96%) Scala
10 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (4.58%) Degree
2 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (13.07%) Docker
2 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) Ansible
2 3 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (5.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (1.31%) Adobe
3 2 (1.31%) Google
3 2 (1.31%) Sage
3 2 (1.31%) Tableau
4 1 (0.65%) Perforce
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