The table below looks at the statistics for Progressive Enhancement skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 619 625 605
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 42 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.067% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.083% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 23
Median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £200 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
44547 45656 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.99% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29462 29606 26622
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1037 1202 1216
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Progressive Enhancement
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 42 £475 +42.85% 13
London +3 29 £475 +84.46% 10
City of London +56 12 £500 +5.26% 2
South West +5 3 £550 +22.22% 1
Bristol 0 3 £550 +22.22% 1
Norwich - 3 £325 -
Leeds - 3 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
East of England - 3 £325 -
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Norfolk - 3 £325 -
South East +16 2 £488 -7.14% 1
Surrey - 2 £488 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £488 -
East Midlands 0 1 - -
North West -4 1 £350 +16.66% 1
Manchester -14 1 £350 +16.66%
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Progressive Enhancement.

1 79 (83.16%) HTML
1 79 (83.16%) JavaScript
1 79 (83.16%) CSS
2 71 (74.74%) CSS3
3 66 (69.47%) HTML5
4 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (57.89%) Front End Development
6 50 (52.63%) Sass
7 44 (46.32%) TDD
8 42 (44.21%) Git (software)
9 35 (36.84%) AngularJS
10 31 (32.63%) gulp
11 28 (29.47%) LESS
11 28 (29.47%) OO
12 27 (28.42%) Web Services
12 27 (28.42%) BDD
12 27 (28.42%) Grunt
12 27 (28.42%) React
13 26 (27.37%) Mobile First
13 26 (27.37%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (26.32%) Scrum
14 25 (26.32%) Node.js
14 25 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 24 (25.26%) jQuery
15 24 (25.26%) Mocha
16 22 (23.16%) Unit Testing
16 22 (23.16%) Software Engineering
16 22 (23.16%) User Experience
17 19 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 19 (20.00%) Jasmine

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.37%) Confluence
2 3 (3.16%) CMS
2 3 (3.16%) Drupal
2 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.16%) Mule
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.05%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.05%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (15.79%) TestFlight
2 4 (4.21%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) HTTP
2 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) CouchDB
1 16 (16.84%) MongoDB
2 15 (15.79%) Azure SQL Database
2 15 (15.79%) MySQL
2 15 (15.79%) SQLite
3 3 (3.16%) Redis
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (44.21%) Git (software)
2 31 (32.63%) gulp
3 27 (28.42%) Grunt
4 24 (25.26%) Mocha
5 19 (20.00%) Jasmine
6 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 15 (15.79%) Karma Test Runner
7 14 (14.74%) Cucumber
8 11 (11.58%) WebDriver
9 8 (8.42%) Selenium
9 8 (8.42%) Vagrant
10 7 (7.37%) Bower
10 7 (7.37%) JIRA
10 7 (7.37%) PhantomJS
11 4 (4.21%) webpack
12 3 (3.16%) CasperJS
13 2 (2.11%) Capybara
13 2 (2.11%) Yeoman
14 1 (1.05%) Babel
14 1 (1.05%) git-flow
General
1 10 (10.53%) Games
2 6 (6.32%) Publishing
3 5 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.11%) Advertising
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (98.95%) Developer
2 42 (44.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 42 (44.21%) JavaScript Developer
3 34 (35.79%) Senior Developer
4 21 (22.11%) UI Developer
5 16 (16.84%) iOS Developer
6 15 (15.79%) Senior iOS Developer
7 13 (13.68%) HTML Developer
8 11 (11.58%) HTML CSS Developer
8 11 (11.58%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Web Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (7.37%) Games Developer
11 7 (7.37%) JavaScript Engineer
12 5 (5.26%) Agile Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Angular Developer
13 4 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (4.21%) UI Engineer
14 3 (3.16%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (83.16%) CSS
1 79 (83.16%) HTML
2 71 (74.74%) CSS3
3 66 (69.47%) HTML5
4 50 (52.63%) Sass
5 35 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 28 (29.47%) LESS
7 27 (28.42%) React
7 27 (28.42%) Web Services
8 25 (26.32%) Node.js
9 24 (25.26%) jQuery
10 16 (16.84%) REST
11 15 (15.79%) Cocoa
11 15 (15.79%) Cocoa Touch
11 15 (15.79%) SOAP
12 14 (14.74%) Backbone.js
12 14 (14.74%) RESTful
13 12 (12.63%) Chai
14 11 (11.58%) RequireJS
14 11 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) User Experience
2 16 (16.84%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.42%) Online Games
3 8 (8.42%) W3C
4 6 (6.32%) New Media
5 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.05%) Unix
3 1 (1.05%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (57.89%) Front End Development
3 44 (46.32%) TDD
4 28 (29.47%) OO
5 27 (28.42%) BDD
6 26 (27.37%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (27.37%) Mobile First
7 25 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (26.32%) Scrum
8 22 (23.16%) Software Engineering
8 22 (23.16%) Unit Testing
9 19 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 16 (16.84%) iOS Development
11 15 (15.79%) MVC
11 15 (15.79%) Test Automation
12 12 (12.63%) Web Development
13 9 (9.47%) Pair Programming
14 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (8.42%) Web Design
15 7 (7.37%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (83.16%) JavaScript
2 16 (16.84%) Apple Swift
2 16 (16.84%) Objective-C
3 15 (15.79%) SQL
4 14 (14.74%) PHP
5 7 (7.37%) Ruby
6 6 (6.32%) Java
7 5 (5.26%) C#
8 3 (3.16%) Clojure
8 3 (3.16%) ES6
8 3 (3.16%) Haskell
8 3 (3.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.11%) Degree
1 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) WAI
2 4 (4.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) Adobe
1 4 (4.21%) Zend
2 1 (1.05%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
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