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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progressive Enhancement
Rank 583 622 604
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -18
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 72 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.056% 0.059%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.069% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 27 22
Median daily rate £475 £465 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +35.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £309 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
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
44605 46363 44678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.11% 81.03% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 30319 27925
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1156 1285 1224
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.57 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +54 71 £475 - 14
London +22 48 £480 +1.05% 11
City of London +19 15 £550 +2.32% 2
South West +20 10 £444 +1.42%
East Midlands - 10 £425 -
Nottingham - 9 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 9 £450 -
Bristol - 9 £550 -
South East +18 2 £488 -7.14%
Surrey - 2 £488 -
Leatherhead - 2 £488 -
Edinburgh +10 1 £388 -12.67% 1
Scotland +5 1 £388 -12.67% 2
Gloucestershire +2 1 £338 -3.57%
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
Derbyshire - 1 £400 -
Derby - 1 £400 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £338 -

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 94 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (74.58%) JavaScript
3 87 (73.73%) HTML
3 87 (73.73%) CSS
4 79 (66.95%) CSS3
5 70 (59.32%) HTML5
6 60 (50.85%) Front End Development
6 60 (50.85%) TDD
7 55 (46.61%) Git (software)
8 50 (42.37%) Sass
9 37 (31.36%) Node.js
10 36 (30.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 35 (29.66%) Scrum
11 35 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (27.12%) jQuery
12 32 (27.12%) AngularJS
13 31 (26.27%) Unit Testing
13 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
14 30 (25.42%) React
15 29 (24.58%) Apple iOS
16 28 (23.73%) Web Development
17 27 (22.88%) gulp
18 25 (21.19%) Apple Swift
18 25 (21.19%) iOS Development
18 25 (21.19%) BDD
18 25 (21.19%) Objective-C
18 25 (21.19%) Web Services
19 24 (20.34%) Mobile App
20 23 (19.49%) OO
21 22 (18.64%) SQL

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 (5.93%) Confluence
2 4 (3.39%) Drupal
3 3 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.54%) Mule
4 2 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.85%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (16.95%) TestFlight
2 4 (3.39%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.39%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.69%) Heroku
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) CouchDB
1 21 (17.80%) MongoDB
2 20 (16.95%) Azure SQL Database
2 20 (16.95%) MySQL
2 20 (16.95%) SQLite
3 3 (2.54%) Redis
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (46.61%) Git (software)
2 27 (22.88%) gulp
3 22 (18.64%) Grunt
4 21 (17.80%) Jasmine
4 21 (17.80%) Mocha
5 17 (14.41%) Cucumber
5 17 (14.41%) Jenkins
6 13 (11.02%) WebDriver
7 12 (10.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 11 (9.32%) Selenium
9 10 (8.47%) Bower
10 9 (7.63%) Vagrant
11 7 (5.93%) JIRA
12 6 (5.08%) webpack
13 5 (4.24%) Yeoman
14 4 (3.39%) CasperJS
14 4 (3.39%) PhantomJS
14 4 (3.39%) Sinon.JS
15 3 (2.54%) Capybara
16 2 (1.69%) Babel
General
1 8 (6.78%) Publishing
2 6 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Advertising
3 2 (1.69%) Banking
3 2 (1.69%) Electronics
3 2 (1.69%) Games
3 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (94.07%) Developer
2 54 (45.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 42 (35.59%) JavaScript Developer
3 42 (35.59%) Senior Developer
4 25 (21.19%) iOS Developer
5 21 (17.80%) Senior iOS Developer
6 15 (12.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 14 (11.86%) HTML CSS Developer
7 14 (11.86%) HTML Developer
8 12 (10.17%) UI Developer
9 10 (8.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.93%) Agile Developer
11 7 (5.93%) Node.js Developer
12 6 (5.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (4.24%) JavaScript Engineer
14 4 (3.39%) Analytics Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Angular Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Java Developer
15 3 (2.54%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (73.73%) CSS
1 87 (73.73%) HTML
2 79 (66.95%) CSS3
3 70 (59.32%) HTML5
4 50 (42.37%) Sass
5 37 (31.36%) Node.js
6 32 (27.12%) AngularJS
6 32 (27.12%) jQuery
7 30 (25.42%) React
8 25 (21.19%) Web Services
9 22 (18.64%) REST
10 21 (17.80%) Cocoa
10 21 (17.80%) Cocoa Touch
11 20 (16.95%) Ajax
11 20 (16.95%) SOAP
12 19 (16.10%) JSON
13 18 (15.25%) LESS
14 16 (13.56%) RESTful
15 15 (12.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (11.86%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.71%) User Experience
3 7 (5.93%) W3C
4 5 (4.24%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.39%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.54%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.58%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.63%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Android
3 4 (3.39%) webOS
3 4 (3.39%) Windows
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Phone
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (2.54%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.54%) Unix
5 2 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.85%) Front End Development
2 60 (50.85%) TDD
3 36 (30.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 35 (29.66%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (29.66%) Scrum
5 31 (26.27%) Software Engineering
5 31 (26.27%) Unit Testing
6 28 (23.73%) Web Development
7 25 (21.19%) BDD
7 25 (21.19%) iOS Development
8 23 (19.49%) OO
9 21 (17.80%) Mobile First
9 21 (17.80%) MVC
10 20 (16.95%) Test Automation
11 18 (15.25%) Web Design
12 17 (14.41%) E-Commerce
13 11 (9.32%) DevOps
13 11 (9.32%) Graceful Degradation
13 11 (9.32%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 88 (74.58%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.19%) Apple Swift
2 25 (21.19%) Objective-C
3 22 (18.64%) SQL
4 16 (13.56%) PHP
5 11 (9.32%) Java
6 9 (7.63%) Ruby
7 7 (5.93%) C#
8 6 (5.08%) Python
9 4 (3.39%) ES6
10 3 (2.54%) Clojure
10 3 (2.54%) Haskell
11 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) WAI
2 4 (3.39%) WCAG
3 2 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.63%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (9.32%) Adobe
2 7 (5.93%) Ensighten
3 4 (3.39%) Google
3 4 (3.39%) Zend
4 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.85%) TOWER Software
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