The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modernizr
Rank 565 543 574
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +31
Contract jobs citing Modernizr 7 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.040% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.14% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14579 13950 14796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.64% 27.74% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9420 8837 8996
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 312 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +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 20 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 14 July 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 -23 7 £350 +16.66% 2
London -8 4 - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Fareham - - - -

Modernizr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML5
2 18 (78.26%) jQuery
2 18 (78.26%) CSS3
3 16 (69.57%) Backbone.js
4 13 (56.52%) Sass
5 12 (52.17%) Jasmine
6 11 (47.83%) Web Development
6 11 (47.83%) Ajax
7 10 (43.48%) Finance
7 10 (43.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
8 9 (39.13%) MVC
9 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
10 7 (30.43%) Progressive Enhancement
10 7 (30.43%) OO
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (30.43%) JSON
11 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
11 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (26.09%) LESS
11 6 (26.09%) Node.js
12 5 (21.74%) RESTful
12 5 (21.74%) Subversion
12 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
13 4 (17.39%) Front Office
13 4 (17.39%) Web Design

Modernizr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (26.09%) Node.js
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jasmine
2 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) Subversion
4 3 (13.04%) Grunt
4 3 (13.04%) Yeoman
4 3 (13.04%) Bower
5 2 (8.70%) QUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Firebug
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) PHPUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Mocha
5 2 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
6 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.35%) Ant
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) Calabash
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Front Office
3 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Web Developer
4 7 (30.43%) UI Developer
4 7 (30.43%) UI Programmer
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Programmer
6 4 (17.39%) Programmer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) HTML5
2 18 (78.26%) CSS3
2 18 (78.26%) jQuery
3 16 (69.57%) Backbone.js
4 13 (56.52%) Sass
5 11 (47.83%) Ajax
6 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) JSON
8 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (26.09%) LESS
9 5 (21.74%) RESTful
10 4 (17.39%) JSLint
10 4 (17.39%) Underscore.js
11 3 (13.04%) Zepto.js
11 3 (13.04%) DOM
12 2 (8.70%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (8.70%) HTML5 Boilerplate
12 2 (8.70%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Online Games
2 1 (4.35%) New Media
2 1 (4.35%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Web Development
2 10 (43.48%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (39.13%) MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Web Design
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) SEO
8 3 (13.04%) Workflow
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) OOP
9 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
9 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenIDM
1 2 (8.70%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Sun
1 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
1 2 (8.70%) ForgeRock
2 1 (4.35%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe