Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 817 790 837
Rank change year-on-year -27 +47 -28
Contract jobs citing GIMP 26 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.32% 0.095% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
England median daily rate £425 £275 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -33.33% +3.13%
10th Percentile £298 £220 £308
90th Percentile £511 £350 £513
UK median daily rate £425 £275 £413
% change year-on-year +54.55% -33.33% +3.13%
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 8,053 7,379 9,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.74% 8.84% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,885 4,341 5,661
England median daily rate £370 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +1.45% +2.22%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £156
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.71% +3.55% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 709 657 840
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.93% +7.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.81 £9.50
90th Percentile £38.90 £43.75 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.10
% change year-on-year +3.13% -0.62% +7.33%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GIMP in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 May 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 - 15 £450 - 1
West Midlands - 15 £450 - 1
London -42 8 £325 +44.44% 5
South East - 2 £488 - 5
North of England -12 1 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
GIMP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 25 (96.15%) User Experience
3 24 (92.31%) React
4 23 (88.46%) Sass
5 21 (80.77%) AngularJS
5 21 (80.77%) Java
6 20 (76.92%) HTML
6 20 (76.92%) CSS
7 19 (73.08%) jQuery
7 19 (73.08%) HTML5
7 19 (73.08%) CSS3
7 19 (73.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 18 (69.23%) Ajax
9 17 (65.38%) TDD
9 17 (65.38%) LESS
10 16 (61.54%) Backbone.js
10 16 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (57.69%) Durandal
12 13 (50.00%) Angular 2
13 12 (46.15%) Wireframes
14 11 (42.31%) Docker
14 11 (42.31%) RESTful
14 11 (42.31%) Web Services
15 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
15 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
16 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
17 7 (26.92%) Scrum
18 6 (23.08%) UML
18 6 (23.08%) OOP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (100.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Mocha
2 6 (23.08%) SonarQube
2 6 (23.08%) webpack
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) UI Developer
3 14 (53.85%) HTML CSS Developer
3 14 (53.85%) HTML Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Angular Developer
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
7 5 (19.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (7.69%) Senior UI Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) React
2 23 (88.46%) Sass
3 21 (80.77%) AngularJS
4 20 (76.92%) CSS
4 20 (76.92%) HTML
5 19 (73.08%) CSS3
5 19 (73.08%) HTML5
5 19 (73.08%) jQuery
6 18 (69.23%) Ajax
7 17 (65.38%) LESS
8 16 (61.54%) Backbone.js
8 16 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (57.69%) Durandal
10 13 (50.00%) Angular 2
11 11 (42.31%) RESTful
11 11 (42.31%) Web Services
12 6 (23.08%) Chai
12 6 (23.08%) Node.js
12 6 (23.08%) REST
13 4 (15.38%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 17 (65.38%) TDD
3 12 (46.15%) Wireframes
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Inspection
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) OOP
5 6 (23.08%) UML
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 6 (23.08%) User Stories
6 5 (19.23%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.85%) Product Management
8 1 (3.85%) SEO
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (80.77%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Capita