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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graceful Degradation
UK
Rank 578 611 608
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 8 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.026% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Median daily rate £443 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £185 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £535 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate - £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
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
36679 42732 41310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.31% 82.43% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24330 27936 26209
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 939 1157 1103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +42.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 4 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 19 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 +48 8 £443 +28.26% 4
London +14 6 £443 +18.79% 4
Coventry - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (91.67%) HTML5
3 22 (91.67%) CSS3
4 17 (70.83%) Backbone.js
4 17 (70.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (66.67%) Front End Development
6 15 (62.50%) Progressive Enhancement
7 14 (58.33%) MVC
7 14 (58.33%) jQuery
8 13 (54.17%) TDD
8 13 (54.17%) OO
8 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
9 11 (45.83%) Ajax
10 10 (41.67%) Web Development
11 9 (37.50%) Dojo
11 9 (37.50%) Ember.js
11 9 (37.50%) Mobile First
11 9 (37.50%) Mobile Development
12 8 (33.33%) React
12 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
12 8 (33.33%) Scrum
12 8 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
13 7 (29.17%) Java
13 7 (29.17%) .NET
13 7 (29.17%) JSON

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 2 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (12.50%) Hazelcast
2 3 (12.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Grunt
2 7 (29.17%) gulp
3 6 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 6 (25.00%) Mocha
4 5 (20.83%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
5 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.17%) Bower
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (20.83%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (20.83%) HTML Developer
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (91.67%) CSS3
2 22 (91.67%) HTML5
3 17 (70.83%) Backbone.js
4 14 (58.33%) jQuery
5 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
6 11 (45.83%) Ajax
7 9 (37.50%) Dojo
7 9 (37.50%) Ember.js
8 8 (33.33%) React
9 7 (29.17%) .NET
9 7 (29.17%) JSON
9 7 (29.17%) Node.js
10 5 (20.83%) HTML5 Canvas
10 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (20.83%) SVG
11 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.67%) RESTful
11 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Games
3 3 (12.50%) Online Games
4 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (25.00%) webOS
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
1 6 (25.00%) Windows Phone
1 6 (25.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 15 (62.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 14 (58.33%) MVC
6 13 (54.17%) OO
6 13 (54.17%) TDD
7 10 (41.67%) Web Development
8 9 (37.50%) Mobile Development
8 9 (37.50%) Mobile First
9 8 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 8 (33.33%) Scrum
9 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 7 (29.17%) Prototyping
11 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (25.00%) DevOps
11 6 (25.00%) Kanban
11 6 (25.00%) Web Usability
11 6 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) ES6
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) SPARQL
6 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Apigee
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