Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GIMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIMP over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 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.

GIMP
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 850 861
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing GIMP 16 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
England median daily rate £413 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +40.19%
10th Percentile £381 £344 £418
90th Percentile £438 £488 £600
UK median daily rate £413 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -8.33% -5.26% +36.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

GIMP is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7,863 8,299 9,005
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.33% 8.90% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,650 5,096 5,291
England median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £148 £148 £150
90th Percentile £572 £572 £525
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.00% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 723 685 879
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +4.76%
10th Percentile £10.27 £10.00 £10.28
90th Percentile £40.00 £35.00 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.15
% change year-on-year +3.23% -4.02% +2.54%

GIMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GIMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GIMP in England

GIMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIMP in England

GIMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIMP in England

GIMP
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 GIMP within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands -5 11 £413 -
West Midlands -11 11 £413 -
London +2 3 - - 2
South East -20 2 £413 +50.00% 2
GIMP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GIMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for GIMP.

1 16 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) Sass
2 15 (93.75%) React
3 14 (87.50%) User Experience
4 13 (81.25%) Durandal
4 13 (81.25%) LESS
4 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 13 (81.25%) HTML5
4 13 (81.25%) CSS3
4 13 (81.25%) Backbone.js
4 13 (81.25%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (81.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 13 (81.25%) Ajax
4 13 (81.25%) HTML
4 13 (81.25%) Java
4 13 (81.25%) CSS
5 11 (68.75%) Angular 2
6 10 (62.50%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) Wireframes
8 7 (43.75%) Docker
8 7 (43.75%) Web Services
8 7 (43.75%) RESTful
9 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
9 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) webpack
11 2 (12.50%) ES6
11 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
11 2 (12.50%) Chai

GIMP
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (6.25%) Blender
2 1 (6.25%) LightWave 3D
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) webpack
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Mocha
2 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) UI Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Angular Developer
3 4 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) React Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) React
1 15 (93.75%) Sass
2 13 (81.25%) Ajax
2 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
2 13 (81.25%) Backbone.js
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 13 (81.25%) CSS3
2 13 (81.25%) Durandal
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) HTML5
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
2 13 (81.25%) KnockoutJS
2 13 (81.25%) LESS
3 11 (68.75%) Angular 2
4 7 (43.75%) RESTful
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) Chai
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) Redux
5 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Inspection
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) DoDAF
5 1 (6.25%) MODAF
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) ES6
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe