The table below looks at the statistics for Yeoman skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Yeoman over the 3 months to 24 October 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yeoman
Rank 593 576 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Yeoman 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.002% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.016% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7439 6195 6084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.75% 11.81% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5001 4023 3446
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 146 234
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Yeoman
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Yeoman Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Yeoman
Daily Rate Trend

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

Yeoman Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Yeoman
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Yeoman within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Yeoman Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Yeoman
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Yeoman within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 -8 20 £400 +23.07% 2
London - 14 £450 - 1
East of England - 4 £300 -
City of London - 2 - - 1
South East -18 1 - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Ascot - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -

Yeoman
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Yeoman 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 Yeoman.

1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 33 (86.84%) AngularJS
3 32 (84.21%) Grunt
4 29 (76.32%) CSS
5 28 (73.68%) HTML
5 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (71.05%) Bower
7 23 (60.53%) jQuery
8 22 (57.89%) HTML5
9 18 (47.37%) CSS3
10 17 (44.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (42.11%) Jasmine
11 16 (42.11%) Sass
12 15 (39.47%) Backbone.js
12 15 (39.47%) MySQL
13 13 (34.21%) TDD
13 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
13 13 (34.21%) Karma Test Runner
13 13 (34.21%) User Experience
14 12 (31.58%) RESTful
14 12 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (31.58%) MVC
15 11 (28.95%) Node.js
15 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
16 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
16 9 (23.68%) JIRA
17 8 (21.05%) Subversion
17 8 (21.05%) Finance
17 8 (21.05%) OO
17 8 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo

Yeoman
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Yeoman 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 Yeoman. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) Node.js
2 8 (21.05%) Confluence
3 6 (15.79%) Apache
4 4 (10.53%) CMS
5 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.63%) Drupal
6 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.79%) Redis
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.63%) Mahout
5 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Impala
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (84.21%) Grunt
2 27 (71.05%) Bower
3 16 (42.11%) Jasmine
4 13 (34.21%) Karma Test Runner
4 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
5 9 (23.68%) JIRA
6 8 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (21.05%) Subversion
7 6 (15.79%) PHPUnit
8 4 (10.53%) Mocha
9 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
9 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.63%) Behat
10 1 (2.63%) QUnit
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.79%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Project Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) AngularJS
2 29 (76.32%) CSS
3 28 (73.68%) HTML
4 23 (60.53%) jQuery
5 22 (57.89%) HTML5
6 18 (47.37%) CSS3
7 17 (44.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (42.11%) Sass
9 15 (39.47%) Backbone.js
10 12 (31.58%) RESTful
11 7 (18.42%) Ember.js
11 7 (18.42%) Symfony
12 6 (15.79%) LAMP
12 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (13.16%) JSON
14 4 (10.53%) DOM
14 4 (10.53%) Ajax
14 4 (10.53%) .NET
14 4 (10.53%) Web Services
14 4 (10.53%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) User Experience
2 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
3 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.89%) Animation
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) TDD
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 12 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
5 8 (21.05%) OO
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Workflow
6 5 (13.16%) BDD
7 4 (10.53%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (10.53%) Web Design
7 4 (10.53%) Web Development
8 3 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) Analytics
10 1 (2.63%) Data Munging
10 1 (2.63%) Time Series Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 7 (18.42%) PHP
3 3 (7.89%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Zend