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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhantomJS
Rank 584 567 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
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 0.085% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£345 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
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
7049 5905 6124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.90% 11.55% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4537 3701 3586
Average daily rate £388 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 142 219
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 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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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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 -4 6 £345 -13.75% 8
London +7 5 £345 -13.75% 7
Reading - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (77.27%) Selenium
1 17 (77.27%) WebDriver
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (63.64%) SOAP
5 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
5 13 (59.09%) C#
5 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (59.09%) BDD
5 13 (59.09%) SoapUI
6 11 (50.00%) Finance
7 10 (45.45%) JMeter
7 10 (45.45%) OO
7 10 (45.45%) TDD
8 8 (36.36%) Scrum
8 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
9 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
10 6 (27.27%) Grunt
10 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 5 (22.73%) HTML
11 5 (22.73%) Java
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
11 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
11 5 (22.73%) Puppet
12 4 (18.18%) HTML5
12 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (13.64%) nginx
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Selenium
1 17 (77.27%) WebDriver
2 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
2 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (59.09%) SoapUI
3 10 (45.45%) JMeter
4 6 (27.27%) Grunt
4 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit
6 3 (13.64%) Behat
7 2 (9.09%) Bower
7 2 (9.09%) QUnit
7 2 (9.09%) JSHint
7 2 (9.09%) Subversion
8 1 (4.55%) TestNG
8 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
8 1 (4.55%) JUnit
8 1 (4.55%) Yeoman
8 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
4 4 (18.18%) HTML5
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) Symfony
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Sass
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.55%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (4.55%) Laravel
7 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (59.09%) BDD
4 10 (45.45%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
7 4 (18.18%) MVC
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
9 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) Python
6 3 (13.64%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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