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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 556 525 521
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -4
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 27 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.058% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.078% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 16
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £326 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -

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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 17 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 30 January 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 -19 27 £363 -9.37% 10
London +2 24 £375 -6.25% 5
City of London +9 5 £375 -6.25%
North West - 1 £325 - 1
Manchester - 1 £325 - 1
Cheshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Chester - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
South West - - - - 3
Merseyside - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 51 (85.00%) CSS
3 49 (81.67%) HTML
4 38 (63.33%) HTML5
5 36 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 36 (60.00%) jQuery
6 33 (55.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 29 (48.33%) Sass
8 25 (41.67%) CSS3
9 24 (40.00%) Backbone.js
10 20 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 19 (31.67%) Graceful Degradation
12 18 (30.00%) Unit Testing
13 17 (28.33%) Web Development
13 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (26.67%) MVC
14 16 (26.67%) OO
14 16 (26.67%) LESS
15 14 (23.33%) Grunt
15 14 (23.33%) TDD
16 13 (21.67%) PHP
16 13 (21.67%) Subversion
17 12 (20.00%) JIRA
17 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
17 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 12 (20.00%) User Experience
17 12 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
18 11 (18.33%) Node.js
19 10 (16.67%) Ruby
19 10 (16.67%) Ajax

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (18.33%) Node.js
2 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) Confluence
4 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (5.00%) WordPress
5 2 (3.33%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.67%) JBoss
6 1 (1.67%) Drupal
6 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SiteCatalyst
1 2 (3.33%) Shopify
2 1 (1.67%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Force.com
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.00%) SQLite
3 3 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.33%) Grunt
3 13 (21.67%) Subversion
4 12 (20.00%) JIRA
4 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 10 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 8 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (11.67%) Selenium
8 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
8 4 (6.67%) QUnit
8 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.67%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (5.00%) Bower
9 3 (5.00%) Yeoman
9 3 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.67%) PhantomJS
10 1 (1.67%) Ant
10 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 6 (10.00%) Games
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Web Developer
4 11 (18.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (15.00%) UI Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Front-End Web Developer
6 8 (13.33%) UI Programmer
7 5 (8.33%) Flash Developer
8 4 (6.67%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (5.00%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.33%) CSS Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.67%) PHP Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Drupal Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (85.00%) CSS
2 49 (81.67%) HTML
3 38 (63.33%) HTML5
4 36 (60.00%) jQuery
5 29 (48.33%) Sass
6 25 (41.67%) CSS3
7 24 (40.00%) Backbone.js
8 20 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 16 (26.67%) LESS
10 12 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
11 10 (16.67%) Ajax
11 10 (16.67%) REST
12 8 (13.33%) JSON
12 8 (13.33%) Ember.js
13 7 (11.67%) Web Services
13 7 (11.67%) Flash
13 7 (11.67%) Apache Flex
13 7 (11.67%) Adobe AIR
13 7 (11.67%) YUI
14 6 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) User Experience
2 8 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 7 (11.67%) Open Source
4 6 (10.00%) Online Games
5 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.33%) New Media
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.67%) Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Phone 7
2 4 (6.67%) Android
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) webOS
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (31.67%) Graceful Degradation
3 18 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 17 (28.33%) Web Development
4 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.67%) MVC
5 16 (26.67%) OO
6 14 (23.33%) TDD
7 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
10 7 (11.67%) Web Design
11 6 (10.00%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.33%) SEO
12 5 (8.33%) Scrum
12 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
13 4 (6.67%) Web Usability
13 4 (6.67%) BDD
14 3 (5.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 54 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.67%) PHP
3 10 (16.67%) Ruby
4 7 (11.67%) ActionScript
4 7 (11.67%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (6.67%) Scala
5 4 (6.67%) Apex Code
5 4 (6.67%) PHP5
5 4 (6.67%) SQL
5 4 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) WCAG
2 2 (3.33%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Adobe
2 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.00%) Facebook
3 3 (5.00%) Appcelerator
4 2 (3.33%) Maxymiser
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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