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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 565 574 529
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -45
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 35 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.046% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.061% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 31
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£313 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
43473 40914 36692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 75.97% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 28028 25608 22030
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1161 1201 1086
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 June 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 11 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 June 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 +3 35 £313 -22.36% 3
London -4 24 £248 -39.44% 2
East Midlands -2 7 £400 +14.28%
Northampton - 7 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £400 -
City of London +2 4 £335 -15.18% 2
Manchester -13 2 £344 -
North West -18 2 £344 -
South West - 2 £370 -
Bristol - 2 £370 -
Hammersmith - 1 £390 -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 68 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 67 (93.06%) CSS
3 62 (86.11%) HTML
4 49 (68.06%) Responsive Web Design
5 35 (48.61%) Git (software)
6 34 (47.22%) jQuery
7 31 (43.06%) HTML5
8 29 (40.28%) TDD
8 29 (40.28%) Ajax
9 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (36.11%) Graceful Degradation
10 26 (36.11%) Grunt
11 25 (34.72%) Web Design
12 24 (33.33%) MVC
12 24 (33.33%) JSON
13 23 (31.94%) Bower
14 21 (29.17%) Mobile First
15 20 (27.78%) LESS
16 19 (26.39%) CSS3
17 18 (25.00%) Sass
17 18 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (25.00%) BDD
18 17 (23.61%) REST
18 17 (23.61%) AngularJS
19 16 (22.22%) .NET
19 16 (22.22%) SOA
20 15 (20.83%) Scrum
21 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (12.50%) Node.js
2 3 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Force.com
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) GitHub
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) MongoDB
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.28%) Couchbase
3 11 (15.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (13.89%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) SQLite
5 2 (2.78%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (48.61%) Git (software)
2 26 (36.11%) Grunt
3 23 (31.94%) Bower
4 11 (15.28%) MSTest
4 11 (15.28%) NUnit
5 8 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 8 (11.11%) gulp
6 7 (9.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (9.72%) Yeoman
7 6 (8.33%) Jasmine
7 6 (8.33%) Subversion
7 6 (8.33%) JIRA
8 5 (6.94%) Selenium
9 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
10 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
10 3 (4.17%) PhantomJS
11 1 (1.39%) Sinon.JS
11 1 (1.39%) QUnit
11 1 (1.39%) Mocha
General
1 9 (12.50%) Banking
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (91.67%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Web Developer
3 15 (20.83%) UI Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Front-End Developer
3 15 (20.83%) UI Programmer
4 11 (15.28%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Designer
6 5 (6.94%) UI Designer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Flash Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.17%) UI/UX Designer
8 3 (4.17%) iOS Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 2 (2.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (93.06%) CSS
2 62 (86.11%) HTML
3 34 (47.22%) jQuery
4 31 (43.06%) HTML5
5 29 (40.28%) Ajax
6 24 (33.33%) JSON
7 20 (27.78%) LESS
8 19 (26.39%) CSS3
9 18 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (25.00%) Sass
10 17 (23.61%) AngularJS
10 17 (23.61%) REST
11 16 (22.22%) .NET
12 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
12 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 12 (16.67%) Backbone.js
13 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (15.28%) Castle Windsor
15 10 (13.89%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 6 (8.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) W3C
3 3 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Clustering
5 1 (1.39%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.39%) RIA
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) webOS
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) Responsive Web Design
2 29 (40.28%) TDD
3 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (36.11%) Graceful Degradation
5 25 (34.72%) Web Design
6 24 (33.33%) MVC
7 21 (29.17%) Mobile First
8 18 (25.00%) BDD
9 16 (22.22%) SOA
10 15 (20.83%) Scrum
11 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (18.06%) Web Development
13 12 (16.67%) OO
14 11 (15.28%) CQRS
15 10 (13.89%) Automated Testing
16 9 (12.50%) Web Application Development
17 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
18 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
19 5 (6.94%) Open Source
19 5 (6.94%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 68 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.28%) C#
3 9 (12.50%) Java
3 9 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (9.72%) PHP
5 6 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (6.94%) Apex Code
7 4 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
7 4 (5.56%) ActionScript
8 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.78%) Python
9 2 (2.78%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.39%) PHP5
10 1 (1.39%) Scala
10 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (15.28%) Puppet
2 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Adobe
2 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.17%) Google
3 3 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.17%) Maxymiser
4 2 (2.78%) Zend
5 1 (1.39%) Sencha
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
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