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 22 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhantomJS
Rank 596 565 542
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -23
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 11 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.032% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
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£350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £342 -
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -
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
6998 6715 5264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.92% 12.76% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4545 4348 3311
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 150
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £52.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Top 6 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 22 May 2015. 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 -32 11 £350 - 4
London -4 10 £335 -4.28% 3
Croydon - 2 £413 -
City of London +8 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 £350 -

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 10 (47.62%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) Subversion
8 7 (33.33%) JSON
9 6 (28.57%) Selenium
9 6 (28.57%) Scrum
9 6 (28.57%) PHP
9 6 (28.57%) Node.js
9 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
9 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (28.57%) Jasmine
9 6 (28.57%) Grunt
9 6 (28.57%) User Experience
10 5 (23.81%) Docker
10 5 (23.81%) Sass
10 5 (23.81%) Mocha
10 5 (23.81%) BDD
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (23.81%) Ruby
11 4 (19.05%) Web Development
11 4 (19.05%) JMeter
11 4 (19.05%) Python
11 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
11 4 (19.05%) Open Source

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (28.57%) Node.js
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DMZ
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Subversion
3 6 (28.57%) Selenium
3 6 (28.57%) Jasmine
3 6 (28.57%) Grunt
4 5 (23.81%) Mocha
5 4 (19.05%) JMeter
5 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (19.05%) QUnit
6 3 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (14.29%) Gradle
6 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 3 (14.29%) Gerrit
6 3 (14.29%) Ant
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.52%) Bower
7 2 (9.52%) CasperJS
8 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.76%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) JSON
5 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (23.81%) Sass
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) D3.js
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (14.29%) RESTful
8 3 (14.29%) LAMP
8 3 (14.29%) Java EE
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) SOAP
9 2 (9.52%) HTML5
10 1 (4.76%) Durandal
10 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.76%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) CentOS
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Web Design
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
8 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) ATDD
8 1 (4.76%) OWASP
8 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (4.76%) MVVM
8 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
8 1 (4.76%) OOP
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 2 (9.52%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.76%) Salt
3 1 (4.76%) Kibana
3 1 (4.76%) logstash
3 1 (4.76%) Rundeck
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
1 3 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.76%) Zend