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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
Rank 633 634 574
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -60
Contract jobs citing SVG 10 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.064% 0.077% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 29
Median daily rate £403 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £300 £450
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median 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
15657 15670 14656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.93% 27.52% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10952 10538 9499
Median daily rate £415 £397 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% +5.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 220 208
Median hourly rate £38.75 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £16.51 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 24 July 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 9 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 24 July 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 -18 9 £403 -5.29% 7
London +2 7 £403 -19.50% 2
South East - 2 £250 - 1
Guildford - 2 £250 -
Surrey - 2 £250 -
City of London +47 1 £425 - 1
Wales - 1 £425 -
Cardiff - 1 £425 -
South Wales - 1 £425 -

SVG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) HTML5
4 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (57.69%) CSS3
7 12 (46.15%) Front End Development
8 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
8 10 (38.46%) HTML5 Canvas
9 9 (34.62%) jQuery
10 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
10 8 (30.77%) XML
10 8 (30.77%) Big Data
10 8 (30.77%) D3.js
10 8 (30.77%) Protractor
11 7 (26.92%) Analytics
12 6 (23.08%) GitHub
12 6 (23.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (23.08%) gulp
12 6 (23.08%) XHTML
12 6 (23.08%) Java
12 6 (23.08%) Ajax
12 6 (23.08%) JSTL
13 5 (19.23%) Web Development
13 5 (19.23%) JSP
13 5 (19.23%) User Experience
14 4 (15.38%) Bower
14 4 (15.38%) Grunt
14 4 (15.38%) Sass
14 4 (15.38%) REST

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 6 (23.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 8 (30.77%) Protractor
2 6 (23.08%) gulp
3 4 (15.38%) Bower
3 4 (15.38%) Grunt
4 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
4 3 (11.54%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (7.69%) Mocha
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Designer
5 3 (11.54%) UI Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Report Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Report Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Animator
7 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile UI Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile UX Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (3.85%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 21 (80.77%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) HTML5
4 15 (57.69%) CSS3
5 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 10 (38.46%) HTML5 Canvas
6 9 (34.62%) jQuery
7 8 (30.77%) D3.js
7 8 (30.77%) XML
8 6 (23.08%) Ajax
8 6 (23.08%) JSTL
8 6 (23.08%) XHTML
9 5 (19.23%) JSP
10 4 (15.38%) REST
10 4 (15.38%) Sass
11 3 (11.54%) Laravel
11 3 (11.54%) LESS
12 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
12 2 (7.69%) GreenSock GSAP
12 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Animation
2 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Front End Development
3 7 (26.92%) Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) OOP
6 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
7 2 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) Content Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.85%) BDD
8 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) ES6
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe