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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 594 578 552
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 31 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.067% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.088% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 29
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£465 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £251 £315
% change year-on-year
+59.68% -20.47%
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
46308 43027 39494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.00% 76.06% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30197 26668 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1250 1176 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 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 21 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 1 September 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 28 £475 +18.75% 7
London -3 19 £475 +18.75% 7
City of London +12 10 £525 +55.55% 2
Manchester -7 4 £293 -
North West -17 4 £293 -
Scotland -4 3 £444 +26.78%
Edinburgh -15 3 £444 +26.78%
South West -4 2 £438 -
East Midlands -10 1 £400 -
South East -24 1 £525 +110.00%
Yorkshire -30 1 £425 -
Westminster - 1 £480 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £525 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 £525 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £525 -
Northampton - 1 £400 -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
Swindon - 1 £525 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £400 -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 61 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 60 (84.51%) HTML
3 59 (83.10%) CSS
4 38 (53.52%) Git (software)
4 38 (53.52%) HTML5
5 37 (52.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (43.66%) jQuery
7 30 (42.25%) CSS3
8 29 (40.85%) Graceful Degradation
9 26 (36.62%) Grunt
10 24 (33.80%) JSON
11 23 (32.39%) Ajax
12 22 (30.99%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (30.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (30.99%) LESS
13 21 (29.58%) AngularJS
13 21 (29.58%) TDD
13 21 (29.58%) Web Design
14 20 (28.17%) Sass
15 19 (26.76%) MVC
16 17 (23.94%) Bower
16 17 (23.94%) Mobile First
17 15 (21.13%) REST
17 15 (21.13%) Web Services
17 15 (21.13%) Web Development
18 14 (19.72%) Apple iOS
19 13 (18.31%) Node.js
19 13 (18.31%) gulp
20 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (18.31%) Node.js
2 7 (9.86%) Confluence
3 4 (5.63%) CMS
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) HTTP
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQLite
2 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL
4 4 (5.63%) CouchDB
4 4 (5.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.82%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (53.52%) Git (software)
2 26 (36.62%) Grunt
3 17 (23.94%) Bower
4 13 (18.31%) gulp
5 9 (12.68%) Jasmine
6 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
7 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
7 7 (9.86%) JIRA
8 6 (8.45%) WebDriver
9 5 (7.04%) Mocha
9 5 (7.04%) Subversion
10 4 (5.63%) Behat
10 4 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (4.23%) Selenium
12 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (2.82%) MSTest
12 2 (2.82%) NUnit
13 1 (1.41%) webpack
13 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
13 1 (1.41%) Sublime Text
General
1 9 (12.68%) Banking
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Web Developer
4 13 (18.31%) UI Developer
4 13 (18.31%) UI Programmer
5 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.68%) iOS Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Front-End Web Developer
7 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Designer
9 5 (7.04%) UI Designer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Android Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) UI/UX Designer
12 2 (2.82%) Agile .NET Developer
12 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
13 1 (1.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (84.51%) HTML
2 59 (83.10%) CSS
3 38 (53.52%) HTML5
4 31 (43.66%) jQuery
5 30 (42.25%) CSS3
6 24 (33.80%) JSON
7 23 (32.39%) Ajax
8 22 (30.99%) LESS
8 22 (30.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 21 (29.58%) AngularJS
10 20 (28.17%) Sass
11 15 (21.13%) REST
11 15 (21.13%) Web Services
12 12 (16.90%) Backbone.js
13 10 (14.08%) XHTML
13 10 (14.08%) SOAP
13 10 (14.08%) .NET
13 10 (14.08%) YUI
13 10 (14.08%) Ext JS
14 7 (9.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.68%) User Experience
3 5 (7.04%) W3C
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.41%) RIA
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Apple iOS
2 9 (12.68%) Android
3 5 (7.04%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.82%) webOS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.85%) Graceful Degradation
4 22 (30.99%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (29.58%) Web Design
5 21 (29.58%) TDD
6 19 (26.76%) MVC
7 17 (23.94%) Mobile First
8 15 (21.13%) Web Development
9 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
9 12 (16.90%) iOS Development
9 12 (16.90%) BDD
10 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.49%) OO
11 10 (14.08%) Scrum
11 10 (14.08%) Automated Testing
12 9 (12.68%) Web Application Development
13 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
14 7 (9.86%) Android Development
15 6 (8.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 61 (85.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.68%) PHP
2 9 (12.68%) Objective-C
3 8 (11.27%) Java
3 8 (11.27%) Apple Swift
4 6 (8.45%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C#
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) PHP5
6 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) WAI
2 2 (2.82%) WCAG
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Zend
2 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
2 3 (4.23%) Adobe
2 3 (4.23%) Apple
2 3 (4.23%) Google
3 2 (2.82%) Ektron
4 1 (1.41%) Sencha
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
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