The table below looks at the statistics for PhantomJS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhantomJS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhantomJS
Rank 587 563 567
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 14 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £320 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £320 -
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7361 6077 6013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.66% 11.76% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4966 3962 3440
Average daily rate £400 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 144 234
Average hourly rate £38.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.21 £19.04 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

PhantomJS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PhantomJS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PhantomJS
Daily Rate Trend

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

PhantomJS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PhantomJS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PhantomJS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

PhantomJS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PhantomJS
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhantomJS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 13 £413 +28.90% 5
London - 7 £375 - 4
South West -41 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £325 -
City of London - 1 £375 -
South East - 1 £325 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £325 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Scotland - - - -

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PhantomJS 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 PhantomJS.

1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (55.00%) Ruby
5 10 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
5 10 (50.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) Grunt
6 9 (45.00%) PHP
6 9 (45.00%) Selenium
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (35.00%) Node.js
7 7 (35.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) OO
8 6 (30.00%) Scrum
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) Puppet
8 6 (30.00%) Jasmine
8 6 (30.00%) Sass
8 6 (30.00%) JSON
8 6 (30.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (30.00%) Bower
9 5 (25.00%) CasperJS
9 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (25.00%) Underscore.js
9 5 (25.00%) AngularJS

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PhantomJS 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 PhantomJS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) nginx
2 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (50.00%) Grunt
4 9 (45.00%) Selenium
5 6 (30.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (30.00%) Bower
6 5 (25.00%) CasperJS
7 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (15.00%) Behat
8 3 (15.00%) PHPUnit
9 2 (10.00%) JMeter
9 2 (10.00%) QUnit
9 2 (10.00%) Capybara
9 2 (10.00%) RSpec
9 2 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (10.00%) JSHint
10 1 (5.00%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (5.00%) VisualVM
10 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Front-End Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) Sass
2 6 (30.00%) JSON
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) Underscore.js
3 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) Haml
5 3 (15.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Symfony
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) LESS
7 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Web Design
6 4 (20.00%) OOP
7 3 (15.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Kanban
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
9 1 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Ruby
3 10 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (45.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) Scala
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (20.00%) Ansible
3 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (10.00%) Salt
5 1 (5.00%) Kibana
5 1 (5.00%) logstash
5 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
1 1 (5.00%) Google
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