The table below looks at the statistics for Raphaël skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Raphaël over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Raphaël
Rank 599 577 542
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -35
Contract jobs citing Raphaël 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.055% 0.034% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
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£425 £235 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% +4.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £235 -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Raphaël
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Raphaël within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Raphaël Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Raphaël
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Raphaël within the UK.

Raphaël Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Raphaël
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Raphaël within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Raphaël Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Raphaël
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Raphaël within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
London -1 8 £425 -
England -23 8 £425 +80.85%
City of London +10 2 £425 -

Raphaël
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Raphaël 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 Raphaël.

1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 10 (66.67%) Backbone.js
4 8 (53.33%) HTML5
4 8 (53.33%) CSS3
5 7 (46.67%) JSON
5 7 (46.67%) Ajax
5 7 (46.67%) XML
5 7 (46.67%) Games
5 7 (46.67%) D3.js
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) Web Development
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (33.33%) iGaming
8 4 (26.67%) R
8 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Java
8 4 (26.67%) OO
8 4 (26.67%) HTTP
9 3 (20.00%) SVG
9 3 (20.00%) Subversion
9 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
10 2 (13.33%) Arabic Language
10 2 (13.33%) Hindi Language

Raphaël
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Raphaël 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 Raphaël. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Grunt
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 5 (33.33%) iGaming
3 2 (13.33%) Arabic Language
3 2 (13.33%) Hindi Language
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Web Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.67%) DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
1 13 (86.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) CSS3
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 7 (46.67%) Ajax
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) D3.js
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) SVG
8 2 (13.33%) RESTful
8 2 (13.33%) Spring
8 2 (13.33%) Struts
8 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (13.33%) Grails
8 2 (13.33%) WebGL
8 2 (13.33%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) R
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com