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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhantomJS
Rank 608 608 572
Rank change year-on-year
0 -36
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 20 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.011% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.085% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
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£350 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £281 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £80.00 -

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
7592 7069 5888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.33% 12.92% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4980 4540 3681
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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 +5 20 £350 +1.44% 8
London -10 9 £400 +15.94% 5
East of England - 8 £340 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 8 £340 - 2
Cambridge - 4 £340 - 2
Croydon - 3 £450 -
City of London - 1 - - 4
Sheffield - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £300 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
North West - 1 £350 -
South East - 1 £300 - 1

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 18 (69.23%) CSS
5 17 (65.38%) Node.js
6 15 (57.69%) Jasmine
7 14 (53.85%) jQuery
7 14 (53.85%) Java
8 13 (50.00%) User Experience
9 12 (46.15%) Grunt
9 12 (46.15%) Mercurial
9 12 (46.15%) Sass
10 11 (42.31%) HTML5
11 10 (38.46%) Selenium
11 10 (38.46%) REST
11 10 (38.46%) CSS3
11 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (34.62%) DevOps
12 9 (34.62%) Subversion
13 8 (30.77%) Ajax
13 8 (30.77%) TDD
13 8 (30.77%) ECMAScript
13 8 (30.77%) IntelliJ
13 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
13 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
13 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (30.77%) UX Design
13 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 17 (65.38%) Node.js
2 6 (23.08%) nginx
2 6 (23.08%) JBoss
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) Jetty
3 3 (11.54%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (15.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DMZ
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
1 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (57.69%) Jasmine
3 12 (46.15%) Grunt
3 12 (46.15%) Mercurial
4 10 (38.46%) Selenium
5 9 (34.62%) Subversion
6 8 (30.77%) IntelliJ
6 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
6 8 (30.77%) WebStorm
6 8 (30.77%) gulp
7 6 (23.08%) Gradle
7 6 (23.08%) Gerrit
7 6 (23.08%) JMeter
7 6 (23.08%) Maven
7 6 (23.08%) Ant
8 5 (19.23%) JIRA
9 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
9 4 (15.38%) Artifactory
10 3 (11.54%) FishEye
10 3 (11.54%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) HTML
2 18 (69.23%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) Sass
5 11 (42.31%) HTML5
6 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (38.46%) REST
6 10 (38.46%) CSS3
7 8 (30.77%) Ajax
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Java EE
9 6 (23.08%) LAMP
10 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
10 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (15.38%) JSON
11 4 (15.38%) PhoneGap
12 3 (11.54%) RESTful
12 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
13 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
13 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (15.38%) Graphic Design
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) Tandem
5 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
2 6 (23.08%) CentOS
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 8 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) UX Design
4 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.85%) OWASP
8 1 (3.85%) Workflow
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
8 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) ECMAScript
3 8 (30.77%) TypeScript
3 8 (30.77%) Dart
4 7 (26.92%) Ruby
4 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 4 (15.38%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) vCloud
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (19.23%) HAProxy
2 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) logstash
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) Kibana
4 1 (3.85%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
1 6 (23.08%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) Apigee
4 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.85%) Zend