The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graceful Degradation
Rank 650 626 632
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 11 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.040% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.050% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 1
Median daily rate £413 £285 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -31.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44570 45659 42979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.76% 79.96% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29477 29618 26643
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1201 1204
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graceful Degradation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Graceful Degradation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Graceful Degradation
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
England -13 11 £413 +44.73% 8
London -5 9 £425 +112.50% 6
North West -5 1 £350 +16.66%
Manchester -6 1 £350 +16.66%
Luton - 1 £425 - 1
East of England - 1 £425 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 - 1

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) AngularJS
3 14 (82.35%) HTML5
3 14 (82.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (70.59%) jQuery
5 11 (64.71%) CSS3
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (52.94%) Ajax
7 8 (47.06%) Web Design
7 8 (47.06%) Web Development
7 8 (47.06%) OO
8 7 (41.18%) MVC
8 7 (41.18%) Backbone.js
8 7 (41.18%) Semantic Web
8 7 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
9 6 (35.29%) PHP
9 6 (35.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 5 (29.41%) React
10 5 (29.41%) LESS
10 5 (29.41%) Grunt
10 5 (29.41%) Node.js
10 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
10 5 (29.41%) Progressive Enhancement
11 4 (23.53%) Sass
11 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
11 4 (23.53%) .NET
11 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce

Graceful Degradation
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 3 (17.65%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) WordPress
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Grunt
2 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
3 3 (17.65%) Bower
4 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) QUnit
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
5 1 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (5.88%) gulp
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (17.65%) HTML Developer
4 3 (17.65%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UX Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior UX Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) AngularJS
2 15 (88.24%) CSS
3 14 (82.35%) HTML5
4 12 (70.59%) jQuery
5 11 (64.71%) CSS3
6 9 (52.94%) Ajax
7 7 (41.18%) Backbone.js
7 7 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (29.41%) LESS
8 5 (29.41%) Node.js
8 5 (29.41%) React
9 4 (23.53%) .NET
9 4 (23.53%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) Sass
10 3 (17.65%) Ext JS
10 3 (17.65%) LAMP
10 3 (17.65%) Web Services
10 3 (17.65%) XHTML
10 3 (17.65%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Semantic Web
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) Web Design
3 8 (47.06%) Web Development
4 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (29.41%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
8 3 (17.65%) Mobile Development
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) BDD
9 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Google
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilford
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago