The table below looks at the statistics for SVG skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SVG over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
Rank 627 620 576
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -44
Contract jobs citing SVG 14 15 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.099% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 32
Median daily rate £304 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £323 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £593 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.66% -16.66%
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 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
15383 15205 15053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 26.81% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10761 9852 9840
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 204 207
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

SVG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SVG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SVG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SVG
Daily Rate Trend

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

SVG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SVG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SVG within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SVG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SVG
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SVG within the UK.

SVG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SVG
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SVG within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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 0 11 £300 -40.00% 5
South West +3 6 £388 +33.62% 2
Bristol +2 6 £388 +33.62% 2
London -31 5 £250 -54.54% 2
Edinburgh -10 3 £335 -10.66%
Scotland -18 3 £335 -10.66%

SVG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SVG 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 SVG.

1 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 25 (89.29%) CSS
3 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 22 (78.57%) HTML5
4 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (64.29%) CSS3
6 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
7 15 (53.57%) Front End Development
8 14 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
9 13 (46.43%) jQuery
9 13 (46.43%) User Experience
10 12 (42.86%) Node.js
11 11 (39.29%) Apple iOS
11 11 (39.29%) Animation
12 10 (35.71%) OO
13 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
13 9 (32.14%) D3.js
13 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (28.57%) Android Development
14 8 (28.57%) iOS Development
14 8 (28.57%) Protractor
14 8 (28.57%) Motion Graphics
14 8 (28.57%) Big Data
14 8 (28.57%) OpenGL ES
14 8 (28.57%) Android
14 8 (28.57%) Core Animation
14 8 (28.57%) OpenGL
15 7 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
15 7 (25.00%) Analytics
15 7 (25.00%) gulp

SVG
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 12 (42.86%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Protractor
3 7 (25.00%) gulp
4 5 (17.86%) Grunt
5 4 (14.29%) Bower
5 4 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 3 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (7.14%) Mocha
7 2 (7.14%) Selenium
8 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (28.57%) UX Developer
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (14.29%) UI Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Designer
6 3 (10.71%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Animator
7 1 (3.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile UX Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (3.57%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 25 (89.29%) CSS
3 22 (78.57%) HTML5
4 18 (64.29%) CSS3
5 17 (60.71%) AngularJS
6 14 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 13 (46.43%) jQuery
8 9 (32.14%) D3.js
9 8 (28.57%) Core Animation
9 8 (28.57%) OpenGL
9 8 (28.57%) OpenGL ES
10 4 (14.29%) Backbone.js
10 4 (14.29%) LESS
10 4 (14.29%) REST
10 4 (14.29%) Sass
11 3 (10.71%) Ajax
11 3 (10.71%) JSON
11 3 (10.71%) Laravel
12 2 (7.14%) Adobe AIR
12 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) User Experience
2 11 (39.29%) Animation
3 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (28.57%) Motion Graphics
5 5 (17.86%) Visualisation
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Apple iOS
2 8 (28.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Front End Development
3 10 (35.71%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) Android Development
4 8 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 7 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 6 (21.43%) Web Development
7 5 (17.86%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (17.86%) MVC
8 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
9 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) OOP
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
10 2 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) ES6
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Perforce