The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bower skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bower over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bower
UK / England
Rank 537 580 503
Rank change year-on-year +43 -77  
Contract jobs citing Bower 46 37 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.076% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 0.52% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 50
Median daily rate £453 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.55% -7.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £303 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £358 £313
% change year-on-year +25.87% +14.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Bower is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7326 7155 6300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.53% 14.64% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4937 4791 4097
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 171 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Bower
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Bower as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Bower in England

Bower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bower in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bower in England

Bower
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bower in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bower in England

Bower
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bower in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bower in England

Bower
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
London +31 26 £475 -5.00% 9
South East +32 8 £473 +45.38% 6
East of England - 6 £455 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £375 -
Yorkshire +10 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 1
Bower
UK

Bower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Bower.

1 104 (85.95%) JavaScript
2 90 (74.38%) Grunt
3 86 (71.07%) AngularJS
4 79 (65.29%) CSS
5 71 (58.68%) HTML
6 65 (53.72%) gulp
7 63 (52.07%) Node.js
8 62 (51.24%) CSS3
9 61 (50.41%) Git (software)
10 60 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (48.76%) HTML5
12 58 (47.93%) Sass
13 52 (42.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 52 (42.98%) React
14 49 (40.50%) jQuery
14 49 (40.50%) TDD
15 47 (38.84%) Front End Development
16 46 (38.02%) Web Development
17 38 (31.40%) Jasmine
18 34 (28.10%) LESS
19 32 (26.45%) Karma Test Runner
20 31 (25.62%) BDD
21 30 (24.79%) Responsive Web Design
21 30 (24.79%) JSON
22 29 (23.97%) Protractor
23 28 (23.14%) RESTful
24 27 (22.31%) Selenium
24 27 (22.31%) C#
25 26 (21.49%) MVC
26 24 (19.83%) .NET

Bower
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (2.48%) CMS
1 3 (2.48%) Jupyter
2 2 (1.65%) JBoss
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.65%) WordPress
3 1 (0.83%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) Liferay
3 1 (0.83%) Magnolia
3 1 (0.83%) nginx
3 1 (0.83%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.83%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) HTTP
2 12 (9.92%) SSL
3 11 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) MongoDB
1 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.13%) MySQL
4 4 (3.31%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 90 (74.38%) Grunt
2 65 (53.72%) gulp
3 61 (50.41%) Git (software)
4 38 (31.40%) Jasmine
5 32 (26.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 29 (23.97%) Protractor
7 27 (22.31%) Selenium
8 20 (16.53%) webpack
9 17 (14.05%) JSHint
10 14 (11.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (9.92%) Maven
11 12 (9.92%) QUnit
12 11 (9.09%) Visual Studio
13 10 (8.26%) Jenkins
13 10 (8.26%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (8.26%) Vagrant
13 10 (8.26%) WebStorm
14 9 (7.44%) Mocha
14 9 (7.44%) NuGet
15 7 (5.79%) Yeoman
General
1 9 (7.44%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Banking
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
4 5 (4.13%) Publishing
5 3 (2.48%) Front Office
6 2 (1.65%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (95.04%) Developer
2 56 (46.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 39 (32.23%) Angular Developer
4 37 (30.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
6 21 (17.36%) Web Developer
7 16 (13.22%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (12.40%) HTML Developer
8 15 (12.40%) UI Developer
9 14 (11.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (8.26%) Java Developer
11 9 (7.44%) .NET Developer
11 9 (7.44%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.79%) Polyglot Developer
12 7 (5.79%) Web UI Developer
13 6 (4.96%) Lead Developer
14 5 (4.13%) HTML CSS Developer
15 4 (3.31%) Agile Developer
15 4 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 4 (3.31%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (71.07%) AngularJS
2 79 (65.29%) CSS
3 71 (58.68%) HTML
4 63 (52.07%) Node.js
5 62 (51.24%) CSS3
6 59 (48.76%) HTML5
7 58 (47.93%) Sass
8 52 (42.98%) React
8 52 (42.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 49 (40.50%) jQuery
10 34 (28.10%) LESS
11 30 (24.79%) JSON
12 28 (23.14%) RESTful
13 24 (19.83%) .NET
13 24 (19.83%) Web Services
14 22 (18.18%) REST
15 20 (16.53%) Ajax
16 18 (14.88%) Backbone.js
16 18 (14.88%) Ember.js
17 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) User Experience
2 12 (9.92%) Graphic Design
3 9 (7.44%) Fintech
4 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.65%) Blog
6 2 (1.65%) Equities
6 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.65%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) CentOS
3 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.50%) TDD
3 47 (38.84%) Front End Development
4 46 (38.02%) Web Development
5 31 (25.62%) BDD
6 30 (24.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (21.49%) MVC
8 23 (19.01%) Scrum
9 20 (16.53%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (15.70%) Workflow
11 17 (14.05%) OO
12 15 (12.40%) Web Design
13 14 (11.57%) DevOps
14 12 (9.92%) Kanban
14 12 (9.92%) Unit Testing
15 9 (7.44%) OOP
16 8 (6.61%) Dependency Management
17 7 (5.79%) Concurrent Programming
17 7 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
18 6 (4.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 104 (85.95%) JavaScript
2 27 (22.31%) C#
3 20 (16.53%) Java
4 14 (11.57%) ES6
5 9 (7.44%) SQL
6 7 (5.79%) Python
7 6 (4.96%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.31%) GraphQL
8 4 (3.31%) PHP
8 4 (3.31%) Ruby
9 3 (2.48%) C++
9 3 (2.48%) Scala
10 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle
3 2 (1.65%) Adobe
3 2 (1.65%) Sage
3 2 (1.65%) Tableau
4 1 (0.83%) Google
4 1 (0.83%) Perforce
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