The table below looks at the statistics for SVG skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SVG over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
Rank 600 552 542
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -10
Contract jobs citing SVG 13 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.076% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.085% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-34.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
15302 14868 13755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.09% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10241 9644 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £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 225 213 332
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

SVG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SVG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SVG within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SVG Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SVG
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SVG within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -52 13 £400 -4.19% 9
London -13 7 £500 +58.73% 4
Bristol -12 4 £295 -43.80%
South West -24 4 £295 -34.44%
Manchester -6 2 - - 1
North West -14 2 - - 4
Stockport - 2 - -
City of London -7 1 - -

SVG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SVG 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 SVG.

1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 28 (90.32%) HTML
3 27 (87.10%) CSS
4 25 (80.65%) HTML5
5 24 (77.42%) CSS3
6 22 (70.97%) jQuery
7 20 (64.52%) AngularJS
8 19 (61.29%) User Experience
9 17 (54.84%) MVC
10 12 (38.71%) OO
11 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (35.48%) Backbone.js
12 9 (29.03%) Web Development
12 9 (29.03%) Java
13 8 (25.81%) HTTP
13 8 (25.81%) Internet
13 8 (25.81%) RIA
13 8 (25.81%) CMS
13 8 (25.81%) Sass
13 8 (25.81%) Grunt
13 8 (25.81%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (22.58%) Data Integration
14 7 (22.58%) Analytics
14 7 (22.58%) HTML5 Canvas
14 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (22.58%) SOA
14 7 (22.58%) PHP
15 6 (19.35%) D3.js
15 6 (19.35%) LESS
15 6 (19.35%) Ember.js

SVG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SVG 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 SVG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) CMS
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
1 8 (25.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Grunt
2 5 (16.13%) Bower
2 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
3 4 (12.90%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 19 (61.29%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.23%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) UX Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) UX Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) HTML
2 27 (87.10%) CSS
3 25 (80.65%) HTML5
4 24 (77.42%) CSS3
5 22 (70.97%) jQuery
6 20 (64.52%) AngularJS
7 11 (35.48%) Backbone.js
8 8 (25.81%) Sass
9 7 (22.58%) HTML5 Canvas
10 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (19.35%) LESS
10 6 (19.35%) Ember.js
10 6 (19.35%) D3.js
11 5 (16.13%) Laravel
11 5 (16.13%) Dojo
11 5 (16.13%) Ajax
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) JavaBeans
12 4 (12.90%) JSF
12 4 (12.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) User Experience
2 8 (25.81%) RIA
3 7 (22.58%) Data Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
4 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.45%) Animation
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Phone
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (3.23%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) OO
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Web Development
5 8 (25.81%) Web Accessibility
6 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (22.58%) Analytics
6 7 (22.58%) SOA
7 5 (16.13%) SEO
8 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) BDD
8 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Web Analytics
9 3 (9.68%) MVVM
9 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.68%) Mobile Development
9 3 (9.68%) Scrum
10 2 (6.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) PHP
4 5 (16.13%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) PHP5
6 1 (3.23%) PHP4
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Perforce
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
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