The table below looks at the statistics for YUI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited YUI over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Yahoo! User Interface Library (YUI)
Rank 545 519 508
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing YUI 26 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.082% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
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 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
13557 13167 12846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 26.96% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9084 8265 8122
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 270 329
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

YUI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing YUI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

YUI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

YUI
Daily Rate Trend

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

YUI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

YUI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing YUI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

YUI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

YUI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

YUI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

YUI
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing YUI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Scotland - 15 - -
England -47 11 £350 -12.50% 4
South East -18 7 £338 -8.78% 1
Berkshire +1 5 £350 -10.25% 1
Reading +8 4 £350 -10.25% 1
London 0 3 £410 +2.50% 2
City of London +6 1 £410 +2.50% 1
North West - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Surrey - - - -

YUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing YUI 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 YUI.

1 58 (98.31%) CSS
2 57 (96.61%) HTML
3 56 (94.92%) JavaScript
4 45 (76.27%) jQuery
5 44 (74.58%) HTML5
6 38 (64.41%) CSS3
7 23 (38.98%) Web Development
7 23 (38.98%) MVC
8 21 (35.59%) Banking
9 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
10 18 (30.51%) Ext JS
10 18 (30.51%) PHP
10 18 (30.51%) Backbone.js
11 17 (28.81%) SQL
12 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
13 14 (23.73%) REST
13 14 (23.73%) Linux
13 14 (23.73%) Apache
14 13 (22.03%) OO
14 13 (22.03%) Node.js
14 13 (22.03%) Relational Database
15 12 (20.34%) Time Management
15 12 (20.34%) Subversion
15 12 (20.34%) Degree
15 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
16 11 (18.64%) RDBMS
16 11 (18.64%) Sass
16 11 (18.64%) LESS
17 10 (16.95%) Twitter Bootstrap

YUI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing YUI 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 YUI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (23.73%) Apache
2 13 (22.03%) Node.js
3 6 (10.17%) CMS
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (3.39%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Drupal
5 1 (1.69%) WordPress
5 1 (1.69%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.69%) Documentum
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.64%) RDBMS
3 8 (13.56%) MySQL
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.34%) Subversion
3 8 (13.56%) QUnit
3 8 (13.56%) Selenium
4 7 (11.86%) Jasmine
4 7 (11.86%) Sinon.JS
4 7 (11.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
5 5 (8.47%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.78%) Bazaar
6 4 (6.78%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (3.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (3.39%) Moq
8 2 (3.39%) MSTest
8 2 (3.39%) NUnit
8 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (35.59%) Banking
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.17%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (3.39%) UI Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior UI Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (98.31%) CSS
2 57 (96.61%) HTML
3 45 (76.27%) jQuery
4 44 (74.58%) HTML5
5 38 (64.41%) CSS3
6 18 (30.51%) Ext JS
6 18 (30.51%) Backbone.js
7 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
8 14 (23.73%) REST
9 11 (18.64%) Sass
9 11 (18.64%) LESS
10 10 (16.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (16.95%) Dojo
11 8 (13.56%) Catalyst
11 8 (13.56%) Ember.js
11 8 (13.56%) Smarty
12 7 (11.86%) Mustache
13 6 (10.17%) LAMP
13 6 (10.17%) Web Services
13 6 (10.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.86%) User Experience
4 3 (5.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.39%) Social Media
5 2 (3.39%) Open Source
5 2 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
5 2 (3.39%) DataPower
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) AIX
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Web Development
1 23 (38.98%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) OO
4 12 (20.34%) Time Management
5 8 (13.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Graceful Degradation
6 7 (11.86%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
8 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.78%) Web Design
10 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.08%) SEO
10 3 (5.08%) Scrum
10 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.08%) OOD
10 3 (5.08%) BDD
11 2 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 56 (94.92%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.51%) PHP
3 17 (28.81%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) Perl
5 6 (10.17%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) Scala
6 5 (8.47%) PHP5
7 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.08%) C#
9 2 (3.39%) Python
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.69%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Sun
1 9 (15.25%) HP
1 9 (15.25%) BMC
2 5 (8.47%) Facebook
3 4 (6.78%) Twitter
4 3 (5.08%) Appcelerator
5 2 (3.39%) Kony
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Yahoo!
5 2 (3.39%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) Zend
6 1 (1.69%) Akamai