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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 588 565 540
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -25
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 34 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.064% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.084% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £495 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £251 £320
% change year-on-year
+54.69% -21.71%
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
44294 41615 38269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.78% 76.15% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28706 25700 23210
Average daily rate £418 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1194 1169 1103
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 18 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 4 August 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 31 £350 -12.50% 5
London +1 20 £315 -22.46% 5
Manchester -8 5 £300 -
City of London -10 5 £475 +20.25% 2
North West -22 5 £300 -
Edinburgh +1 3 £444 +26.78%
Scotland 0 3 £444 +26.78%
South West -1 3 £450 -
East Midlands -4 2 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £400 -
Northampton - 2 £400 -
Bristol -1 1 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 £525 -
South East - 1 £525 -
Swindon - 1 £525 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £525 -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 67 (91.78%) JavaScript
2 66 (90.41%) HTML
3 65 (89.04%) CSS
4 48 (65.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 39 (53.42%) HTML5
6 35 (47.95%) jQuery
7 33 (45.21%) Git (software)
8 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (41.10%) Graceful Degradation
9 27 (36.99%) CSS3
9 27 (36.99%) Ajax
9 27 (36.99%) JSON
10 26 (35.62%) Grunt
11 24 (32.88%) Mobile First
11 24 (32.88%) Web Design
11 24 (32.88%) TDD
11 24 (32.88%) MVC
12 23 (31.51%) LESS
12 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
13 22 (30.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (28.77%) Bower
15 20 (27.40%) Sass
16 19 (26.03%) REST
16 19 (26.03%) .NET
17 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (23.29%) Web Development
19 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
19 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
19 15 (20.55%) BDD
19 15 (20.55%) Node.js

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (20.55%) Node.js
2 6 (8.22%) CMS
3 4 (5.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) Confluence
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) GitHub
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.33%) Couchbase
3 9 (12.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (12.33%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) SQLite
5 3 (4.11%) CouchDB
5 3 (4.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (45.21%) Git (software)
2 26 (35.62%) Grunt
3 21 (28.77%) Bower
4 11 (15.07%) gulp
5 9 (12.33%) MSTest
5 9 (12.33%) NUnit
6 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
6 7 (9.59%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (6.85%) Yeoman
7 5 (6.85%) Subversion
8 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.48%) Selenium
8 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.74%) JIRA
10 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.74%) QUnit
10 2 (2.74%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (1.37%) Sublime Text
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
1 9 (12.33%) Banking
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Games
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Web Developer
3 17 (23.29%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (17.81%) UI Developer
4 13 (17.81%) UI Programmer
5 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Front-End Web Developer
7 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.85%) UI Designer
8 5 (6.85%) Designer
8 5 (6.85%) iOS Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) UI/UX Designer
11 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 1 (1.37%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (90.41%) HTML
2 65 (89.04%) CSS
3 39 (53.42%) HTML5
4 35 (47.95%) jQuery
5 27 (36.99%) JSON
5 27 (36.99%) Ajax
5 27 (36.99%) CSS3
6 23 (31.51%) LESS
6 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
7 22 (30.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (27.40%) Sass
9 19 (26.03%) REST
9 19 (26.03%) .NET
10 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
10 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (16.44%) Backbone.js
12 11 (15.07%) YUI
12 11 (15.07%) Ext JS
12 11 (15.07%) .NET Framework
12 11 (15.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) User Experience
2 8 (10.96%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.48%) W3C
4 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.37%) RIA
5 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.22%) Android
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.74%) webOS
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) Responsive Web Design
2 30 (41.10%) Graceful Degradation
2 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.88%) TDD
3 24 (32.88%) MVC
3 24 (32.88%) Web Design
3 24 (32.88%) Mobile First
4 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (23.29%) Web Development
6 15 (20.55%) BDD
7 14 (19.18%) Scrum
8 12 (16.44%) SOA
9 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
10 10 (13.70%) Automated Testing
10 10 (13.70%) OO
11 9 (12.33%) CQRS
11 9 (12.33%) Web Application Development
12 8 (10.96%) iOS Development
13 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.07%) C#
3 8 (10.96%) Java
3 8 (10.96%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) PHP
5 5 (6.85%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.48%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.74%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) PHP5
8 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Sitecore
2 3 (4.11%) Adobe
2 3 (4.11%) Apple
2 3 (4.11%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Zend
3 2 (2.74%) Ektron
4 1 (1.37%) Sencha
4 1 (1.37%) Maxymiser
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) IBM
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
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