The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SendGrid products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SendGrid over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within SendGrid, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SendGrid
Rank 599 566 -
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -
Contract jobs citing SendGrid 1 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.029% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.063% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25756 23945 24354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.65% 46.26% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15204 13647 12559
Average daily rate £385 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1263 1170 1383
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.96 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SendGrid within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SendGrid Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

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

SendGrid Daily Rate Trend in the UK

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Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SendGrid 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 SendGrid.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Billing
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (75.00%) Behat
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SendGrid 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 SendGrid. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Behat
General
1 3 (75.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth
2 3 (75.00%) Laravel
2 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP