The table below looks at the statistics for GIMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIMP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIMP
UK
Rank 591 622 607
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Contract jobs citing GIMP 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.12% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £275 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £418 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £406
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4750 5682 6244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.61% 10.94% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2863 3365 3522
Median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 508 590
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

GIMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GIMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GIMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

GIMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GIMP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GIMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GIMP
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +27 6 £275 -26.66% 4
London +20 5 £225 -47.05% 3
North West - 1 £325 - 1
Manchester - 1 £325 - 1

GIMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GIMP 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 GIMP.

1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (84.62%) User Experience
3 10 (76.92%) Front End Development
3 10 (76.92%) Photoshop
4 9 (69.23%) LESS
5 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
5 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
5 8 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (61.54%) Sass
5 8 (61.54%) React
5 8 (61.54%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
5 8 (61.54%) Web Accessibility
5 8 (61.54%) Mercurial
5 8 (61.54%) Subversion
5 8 (61.54%) Ajax
6 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
6 7 (53.85%) Analytics
7 5 (38.46%) Web Development
8 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) JSON

GIMP
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 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) Mercurial
1 8 (61.54%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (61.54%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (61.54%) HTML Developer
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Angular Developer
6 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Creative Designer
7 1 (7.69%) Designer
7 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (69.23%) LESS
4 8 (61.54%) Ajax
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
4 8 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (61.54%) React
4 8 (61.54%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Front End Development
2 8 (61.54%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (61.54%) Web Accessibility
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) Statistics
5 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
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