The table below looks at the statistics for Progressive Enhancement skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 554 582 538
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -44
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 40 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.033% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.044% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 20
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£375 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £294 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £398 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.80% +20.45%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42559 41264 35676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.38% 74.73% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26548 25722 21281
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1225 1158 1074
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Progressive Enhancement
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Progressive Enhancement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK.

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Progressive Enhancement Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK.

Progressive Enhancement Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +21 39 £375 -5.66% 4
London +7 15 £375 - 2
South West - 12 £381 -
Gloucestershire - 11 £400 -
East Midlands - 8 - - 2
Cheltenham - 5 £413 -
City of London +19 4 £295 -15.71%
Northamptonshire - 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Northampton - 4 - - 1
Nottingham - 4 - - 1
Manchester - 3 £325 -
North West - 3 £325 -
Hammersmith -7 1 £390 +20.00% 1
Bristol - 1 £290 -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement.

1 62 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 61 (92.42%) CSS
3 57 (86.36%) HTML
4 42 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 34 (51.52%) HTML5
6 32 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 30 (45.45%) jQuery
8 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (39.39%) Sass
10 25 (37.88%) TDD
11 24 (36.36%) MVC
12 20 (30.30%) Backbone.js
13 19 (28.79%) CSS3
14 18 (27.27%) Grunt
15 17 (25.76%) REST
15 17 (25.76%) AngularJS
16 16 (24.24%) BDD
16 16 (24.24%) SOA
16 16 (24.24%) Scrum
16 16 (24.24%) .NET
16 16 (24.24%) Ajax
17 15 (22.73%) OO
18 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET
18 14 (21.21%) Web Design
18 14 (21.21%) Web Development
18 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (21.21%) Graceful Degradation
19 13 (19.70%) LESS
19 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
19 13 (19.70%) JSON

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) Node.js
2 5 (7.58%) Confluence
3 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.52%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.52%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Force.com
3 1 (1.52%) GitHub
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 11 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (15.15%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQLite
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.27%) Grunt
3 12 (18.18%) JIRA
3 12 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 11 (16.67%) Bower
4 11 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 11 (16.67%) MSTest
4 11 (16.67%) NUnit
5 10 (15.15%) Subversion
5 10 (15.15%) Jasmine
6 7 (10.61%) Yeoman
7 6 (9.09%) Selenium
8 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
9 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
10 3 (4.55%) PhantomJS
10 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
11 2 (3.03%) QUnit
11 2 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (3.03%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (7.58%) Games
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (90.91%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Web Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.64%) UI Programmer
5 9 (13.64%) UI Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Flash Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.03%) UI Designer
11 2 (3.03%) Designer
11 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 1 (1.52%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (92.42%) CSS
2 57 (86.36%) HTML
3 34 (51.52%) HTML5
4 30 (45.45%) jQuery
5 26 (39.39%) Sass
6 20 (30.30%) Backbone.js
7 19 (28.79%) CSS3
8 17 (25.76%) REST
8 17 (25.76%) AngularJS
9 16 (24.24%) .NET
9 16 (24.24%) Ajax
10 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET
10 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (19.70%) LESS
11 13 (19.70%) JSON
12 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
14 10 (15.15%) Semantic HTML
14 10 (15.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Open Source
1 8 (12.12%) User Experience
2 5 (7.58%) Digital Media
3 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Online Games
5 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.52%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.52%) RIA
6 1 (1.52%) W3C
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Android
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (3.03%) webOS
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (37.88%) TDD
4 24 (36.36%) MVC
5 16 (24.24%) BDD
5 16 (24.24%) SOA
5 16 (24.24%) Scrum
6 15 (22.73%) OO
7 14 (21.21%) Web Design
7 14 (21.21%) Web Development
7 14 (21.21%) Graceful Degradation
8 11 (16.67%) CQRS
9 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (7.58%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (6.06%) Workflow
13 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.18%) PHP
3 11 (16.67%) C#
4 9 (13.64%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) Ruby
5 7 (10.61%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (10.61%) ActionScript
5 7 (10.61%) Java
6 5 (7.58%) Apex Code
7 4 (6.06%) PHP5
8 2 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Adobe
2 5 (7.58%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.55%) Maxymiser
4 2 (3.03%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Zend
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.03%) Facebook
4 2 (3.03%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.52%) Sencha
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
Hammersmith and Fulham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £390 per day
Posted: 12 days ago