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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Modernizr
Rank 606 561 586
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +25
Contract jobs citing Modernizr 7 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.031% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.11% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£414 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
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
15771 15204 15018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 28.99% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 9867 8994
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 376
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.02 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 15 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 24 October 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 -36 6 £414 +3.37% 2
London -7 4 £414 +18.14%
City of London +15 3 £414 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Fareham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Modernizr
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) Web Development
1 13 (81.25%) Sass
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
5 9 (56.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (50.00%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) Web Design
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
7 7 (43.75%) .NET
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (43.75%) Backbone.js
7 7 (43.75%) Node.js
7 7 (43.75%) Jasmine
8 6 (37.50%) CSS3
8 6 (37.50%) Sitecore
8 6 (37.50%) OO
9 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
9 5 (31.25%) RESTful
9 5 (31.25%) Ajax
10 4 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (25.00%) Zepto.js
10 4 (25.00%) Grunt
10 4 (25.00%) Yeoman

Modernizr
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (18.75%) Sitefinity
3 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (6.25%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jasmine
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (25.00%) Grunt
3 4 (25.00%) Yeoman
3 4 (25.00%) Bower
4 3 (18.75%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (6.25%) MSTest
5 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (6.25%) Moq
5 1 (6.25%) QUnit
5 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (31.25%) UI Programmer
4 5 (31.25%) UI Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Web Programmer
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Programmer
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Sass
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML5
3 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 10 (62.50%) jQuery
5 8 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Backbone.js
6 7 (43.75%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) Ajax
8 5 (31.25%) RESTful
9 4 (25.00%) Zepto.js
9 4 (25.00%) JSON
9 4 (25.00%) DOM
9 4 (25.00%) WCF
10 3 (18.75%) WebSockets
10 3 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Web Development
2 9 (56.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (50.00%) Web Design
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (6.25%) Android Development
7 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Sitecore
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook