Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 742 503 743
Rank change year-on-year -239 +240 +110
Contract jobs citing GIMP 4 1 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.004% 0.036%
As % of the Applications category 0.076% 0.046% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 14
10th Percentile £371 " £458
25th Percentile £394 £356 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £363 £475
Median % change year-on-year +13.79% -23.68% +15.15%
75th Percentile £419 £369 £499
90th Percentile " " £500
UK median daily rate £413 £363 £475
% change year-on-year +13.79% -23.68% +15.15%

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 5,254 2,161 6,574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.70% 7.79% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,356 1,397 3,970
10th Percentile £150 £135 £147
25th Percentile £260 £219 £231
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £380 £375
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -
75th Percentile £538 £500 £476
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.67% - +0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 171 599
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.21 £11.15
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.33 £13.50
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +6.06%
75th Percentile £26.00 £37.25 £25.19
90th Percentile £42.55 £51.75 £47.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +9.38%

GIMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GIMP in England

GIMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GIMP in England.

Daily rate trend for GIMP in England

GIMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GIMP in England.

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 27 October 2021. 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
London - 3 £413 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
North of England - 1 £363 -
GIMP
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) webpack
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Accessibility
2 3 (75.00%) Full Stack Development
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Bundler
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) API Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Bower
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Flask
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth2
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Django
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection

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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe XD
2 1 (25.00%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) BrowserStack
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (25.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) webpack
2 3 (75.00%) Bower
2 3 (75.00%) Bundler
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) Django
2 3 (75.00%) Flask
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth
2 3 (75.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (25.00%) Next.js
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Redux
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) API Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Full Stack Development
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) A/B Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ES7
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Accessibility
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Google