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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhantomJS
Rank 572 545 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 16 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.023% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate £350 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6913 5399 5852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.27% 11.30% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4411 3425 3417
Average daily rate £375 £385 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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 12 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -30 16 £350 -30.00% 8
Buckinghamshire - 11 £342 - 1
South East - 11 £342 - 3
London -41 4 £350 -30.00% 5
City of London -10 2 £350 -12.50% 2
Telford - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (56.00%) SQL
1 14 (56.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
2 13 (52.00%) BDD
2 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (52.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SOAP
2 13 (52.00%) SoapUI
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) HTML5
4 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (36.00%) JMeter
5 9 (36.00%) CSS3
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) OO
7 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.00%) LESS
10 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Yeoman
10 4 (16.00%) Bower
10 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
10 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (8.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Heroku
2 2 (8.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
2 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (52.00%) SoapUI
3 9 (36.00%) JMeter
4 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (16.00%) Yeoman
5 4 (16.00%) Bower
6 3 (12.00%) Grunt
7 2 (8.00%) TextMate
7 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (4.00%) Gradle
8 1 (4.00%) Mocha
8 1 (4.00%) JUnit
8 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Test Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) SOAP
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) HTML5
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) CSS3
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) LESS
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (12.00%) Sass
6 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.00%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (8.00%) OOCSS
7 2 (8.00%) Mustache
7 2 (8.00%) Regular Expression
7 2 (8.00%) Grails
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (52.00%) BDD
2 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (40.00%) TDD
2 10 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Benchmarking
8 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) Groovy
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Twitter
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Foundry
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago