The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Development Applications 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhantomJS
Rank 574 563 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.012% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.087% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £310 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6877 5878 6055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.77% 11.53% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4412 3685 3568
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 142 215
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+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
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 23 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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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 -14 6 £425 +6.25% 6
London +3 5 £425 +6.25% 6
Reading - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 3
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 16 (76.19%) SQL
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
1 16 (76.19%) WebDriver
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) BDD
4 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
4 13 (61.90%) C#
4 13 (61.90%) SOAP
4 13 (61.90%) SoapUI
5 11 (52.38%) Finance
6 10 (47.62%) OO
6 10 (47.62%) TDD
7 9 (42.86%) JMeter
8 8 (38.10%) Scrum
8 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
9 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
9 7 (33.33%) Backbone.js
10 6 (28.57%) Grunt
11 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
11 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 5 (23.81%) HTML
11 5 (23.81%) Java
12 4 (19.05%) PHP
12 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 4 (19.05%) CSS
12 4 (19.05%) .NET
12 4 (19.05%) MVC

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) nginx
1 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Heroku
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
1 16 (76.19%) WebDriver
2 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
2 13 (61.90%) SoapUI
3 9 (42.86%) JMeter
4 6 (28.57%) Grunt
5 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
5 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (14.29%) Behat
6 3 (14.29%) PHPUnit
7 2 (9.52%) JSHint
7 2 (9.52%) QUnit
7 2 (9.52%) Bower
8 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
8 1 (4.76%) Gradle
8 1 (4.76%) Subversion
8 1 (4.76%) Yeoman
8 1 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (4.76%) Mocha
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) SOAP
2 7 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) Symfony
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) LESS
7 1 (4.76%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.76%) Laravel
7 1 (4.76%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) BDD
4 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) OO
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
9 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) PHP
5 4 (19.05%) Python
6 3 (14.29%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat