Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Graceful Degradation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Graceful Degradation
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 844 852
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8 -21
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 2 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.030% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.035% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 9
England median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £425 £363 £264
90th Percentile £475 £512 £403
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Graceful Degradation is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79501 82625 86049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.18% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53476 55123 56736
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1856 2135 2506
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Graceful Degradation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Graceful Degradation in England

Graceful Degradation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graceful Degradation in England

Graceful Degradation
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 Graceful Degradation within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -32 1 £450 +3.45% 1
South East - 1 - -
Graceful Degradation
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development

Graceful Degradation
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) C# Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft