The table below looks at the statistics for Modernizr skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Modernizr over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modernizr
Rank 586 548 593
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +45
Contract jobs citing Modernizr 9 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.056% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.20% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £394 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15617 15211 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.53% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 9790 9471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 260 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Modernizr
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Modernizr within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Modernizr Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Modernizr
Daily Rate Trend

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

Modernizr Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Modernizr
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Modernizr within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -49 6 - - 5
London 0 4 - - 2
Scotland - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Harpenden - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1

Modernizr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Modernizr 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 Modernizr.

1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
1 17 (85.00%) jQuery
1 17 (85.00%) HTML5
2 13 (65.00%) CSS3
2 13 (65.00%) Jasmine
2 13 (65.00%) Sass
2 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 13 (65.00%) Web Development
3 11 (55.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 10 (50.00%) Ajax
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Web Design
6 8 (40.00%) JSON
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (35.00%) RESTful
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
8 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (30.00%) Node.js
9 5 (25.00%) CMS
9 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (25.00%) OO

Modernizr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Modernizr 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 Modernizr. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Node.js
2 5 (25.00%) CMS
3 4 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (15.00%) Sitefinity
5 2 (10.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (5.00%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Jasmine
2 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (20.00%) Grunt
3 4 (20.00%) Bower
3 4 (20.00%) Yeoman
4 3 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (15.00%) QUnit
4 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
5 2 (10.00%) Mocha
5 2 (10.00%) Firebug
6 1 (5.00%) Calabash
6 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (5.00%) Moq
6 1 (5.00%) MSTest
6 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (30.00%) UI Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) Programmer
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Web Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior UI Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) CSS
1 17 (85.00%) jQuery
1 17 (85.00%) HTML5
2 13 (65.00%) CSS3
2 13 (65.00%) Sass
3 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 10 (50.00%) Ajax
4 8 (40.00%) JSON
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (20.00%) DOM
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
7 4 (20.00%) JSLint
7 4 (20.00%) Zepto.js
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) New Media
1 1 (5.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
1 13 (65.00%) Web Development
2 11 (55.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Web Design
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (15.00%) Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
8 3 (15.00%) SEO
9 2 (10.00%) OOP
9 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OpenIDM
1 2 (10.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.00%) Twitter
2 2 (10.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.00%) Eloqua
3 1 (5.00%) Facebook
3 1 (5.00%) Zend
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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