The first table below looks at the demand for Jasmine skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Jasmine over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Jasmine
Rank 473 495 546
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +51
Contract jobs citing Jasmine 130 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 1.04% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 50 37
Average daily rate £450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £339 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £358 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7045 5495 5884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 11.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3484 3429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

Jasmine
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Jasmine within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Jasmine Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Jasmine
Daily Rate Trend

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

Jasmine Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Jasmine
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Jasmine within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Jasmine Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Jasmine
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jasmine within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +18 108 £450 - 28
London +2 82 £450 - 20
City of London +9 23 £450 - 6
South East +1 21 £330 -9.58% 6
Buckinghamshire - 13 £330 - 2
Aylesbury - 10 £330 - 1
Glasgow - 6 £413 - 2
Scotland - 6 £413 - 2
East of England -30 3 £400 +3.22%
York - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 2
Brighton - - - -
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Derby - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
South West - - - - 1

Jasmine
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Jasmine also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Jasmine.

1 197 (96.10%) JavaScript
2 158 (77.07%) HTML
3 151 (73.66%) CSS
4 148 (72.20%) TDD
5 118 (57.56%) HTML5
6 104 (50.73%) CSS3
7 102 (49.76%) jQuery
8 95 (46.34%) Backbone.js
9 87 (42.44%) OO
10 84 (40.98%) MVC
11 76 (37.07%) AngularJS
12 75 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (33.66%) Java
13 69 (33.66%) BDD
14 63 (30.73%) Git (software)
15 52 (25.37%) Unit Testing
16 49 (23.90%) Subversion
17 47 (22.93%) Ajax
18 44 (21.46%) Node.js
19 43 (20.98%) Mocha
20 42 (20.49%) Scrum
21 40 (19.51%) Spring
21 40 (19.51%) Sass
22 39 (19.02%) QUnit
23 35 (17.07%) Jenkins
23 35 (17.07%) Grunt
24 32 (15.61%) Responsive Web Design
24 32 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
24 32 (15.61%) JSON
24 32 (15.61%) Spring MVC

Jasmine
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Jasmine also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Jasmine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (21.46%) Node.js
2 6 (2.93%) Apache
3 5 (2.44%) CMS
4 4 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.46%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.46%) PaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.27%) HTTP
2 7 (3.41%) Internet
3 2 (0.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.78%) MongoDB
2 14 (6.83%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.34%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.88%) MySQL
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.46%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.46%) RavenDB
6 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.98%) Big Data
7 2 (0.98%) DB2
7 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (30.73%) Git (software)
2 49 (23.90%) Subversion
3 43 (20.98%) Mocha
4 39 (19.02%) QUnit
5 35 (17.07%) Jenkins
5 35 (17.07%) Grunt
6 28 (13.66%) JUnit
7 21 (10.24%) JSUnit
8 20 (9.76%) Cucumber
9 17 (8.29%) Maven
10 13 (6.34%) Hudson
10 13 (6.34%) Selenium
11 10 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (4.39%) WebDriver
13 8 (3.90%) RSpec
13 8 (3.90%) PHPUnit
14 7 (3.41%) NUnit
15 4 (1.95%) Calabash
15 4 (1.95%) SpecFlow
15 4 (1.95%) JIRA
General
1 9 (4.39%) Finance
1 9 (4.39%) Marketing
2 6 (2.93%) Banking
2 6 (2.93%) Back Office
2 6 (2.93%) Games
3 4 (1.95%) Advertising
3 4 (1.95%) Publishing
3 4 (1.95%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.98%) Front Office
4 2 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 174 (84.88%) Developer
2 62 (30.24%) Front-End Developer
3 32 (15.61%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (11.71%) Java Developer
5 20 (9.76%) Web Developer
6 18 (8.78%) UI Developer
6 18 (8.78%) UI Programmer
7 9 (4.39%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.90%) .NET Developer
9 5 (2.44%) Scala Developer
10 4 (1.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (1.95%) Applications Developer
10 4 (1.95%) Tester
10 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (1.95%) C# Developer
11 3 (1.46%) Software Tester
11 3 (1.46%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (1.46%) PHP Developer
11 3 (1.46%) Software Developer
11 3 (1.46%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (77.07%) HTML
2 151 (73.66%) CSS
3 118 (57.56%) HTML5
4 104 (50.73%) CSS3
5 102 (49.76%) jQuery
6 95 (46.34%) Backbone.js
7 76 (37.07%) AngularJS
8 47 (22.93%) Ajax
9 40 (19.51%) Spring
9 40 (19.51%) Sass
10 32 (15.61%) JSON
10 32 (15.61%) Spring MVC
11 28 (13.66%) Ember.js
12 22 (10.73%) RESTful
13 21 (10.24%) REST
14 20 (9.76%) XML
14 20 (9.76%) J2EE
15 19 (9.27%) Web Services
16 18 (8.78%) Hibernate
16 18 (8.78%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.88%) Open Source
1 10 (4.88%) Streaming Video
2 9 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.93%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.44%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.95%) Animation
6 4 (1.95%) W3C
7 3 (1.46%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.98%) New Media
8 2 (0.98%) Online Games
8 2 (0.98%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.49%) Equities
9 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) BBC
9 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.73%) Linux
2 18 (8.78%) Mac OS X
3 15 (7.32%) UNIX
4 6 (2.93%) AIX
4 6 (2.93%) Solaris
5 5 (2.44%) Windows
6 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Debian
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.49%) Android
7 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (72.20%) TDD
2 87 (42.44%) OO
3 84 (40.98%) MVC
4 75 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (33.66%) BDD
6 52 (25.37%) Unit Testing
7 42 (20.49%) Scrum
8 32 (15.61%) Responsive Web Design
8 32 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (14.63%) E-Commerce
10 29 (14.15%) Web Development
11 20 (9.76%) Extreme Programming
12 17 (8.29%) Web Design
13 16 (7.80%) Pair Programming
14 11 (5.37%) OOP
15 9 (4.39%) Software Engineering
16 8 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 7 (3.41%) Test Automation
18 6 (2.93%) OO PHP
18 6 (2.93%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 197 (96.10%) JavaScript
2 69 (33.66%) Java
3 20 (9.76%) Ruby
4 15 (7.32%) Groovy
5 13 (6.34%) C#
5 13 (6.34%) PHP
6 12 (5.85%) Python
7 8 (3.90%) Scala
8 7 (3.41%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (2.93%) XPath
10 5 (2.44%) PHP5
11 4 (1.95%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.95%) SQL
11 4 (1.95%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.98%) VB
12 2 (0.98%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.37%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) WCAG
2 1 (0.49%) WAI
2 1 (0.49%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 5 (2.44%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.98%) OpenIDM
2 2 (0.98%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (4.88%) Zend
2 8 (3.90%) Twitter
3 7 (3.41%) Apple
4 6 (2.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.93%) Adobe
5 4 (1.95%) hybris
6 3 (1.46%) Google
7 2 (0.98%) ForgeRock
7 2 (0.98%) Sony
8 1 (0.49%) Endeca
8 1 (0.49%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.49%) Stellent
8 1 (0.49%) Perforce
8 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.49%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) Sencha
8 1 (0.49%) SendGrid
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