Period
to 18 September 2018

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

Google Polymer
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 847 791 859
Rank change year-on-year -56 +68 -18
Contract jobs citing Polymer 20 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.047% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.14% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 8
England median daily rate £425 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +25.00% -44.35%
10th Percentile £364 £338 £254
90th Percentile £490 £613 £455
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +6.25% +25.00% -34.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% -
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -

Polymer is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,369 29,373 29,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.47% 32.61% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,737 20,496 21,029
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 379 357
England median hourly rate £41.81 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.51% +9.59% -1.35%
10th Percentile £15.40 £16.20 £13.00
90th Percentile £59.25 £53.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.83% +11.11% -3.87%

Polymer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Polymer in England

Polymer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Polymer in England

Polymer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Polymer in England over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Polymer in England

Polymer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Polymer in England

Polymer
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 Polymer within the England region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
London -46 9 £400 - 7
South East -3 5 £425 +9.68% 3
South West - 4 - -
North West - 4 - -
North of England - 4 - - 2
East of England -6 2 - - 3
Polymer
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Polymer 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 Polymer.

1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) Node.js
3 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) BDD
8 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) Vue.js
8 4 (20.00%) Web Components
8 4 (20.00%) React
8 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (20.00%) Sass
8 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (15.00%) LESS
9 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
9 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (15.00%) Angular 2
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Spring
9 3 (15.00%) Games

Polymer
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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
1 1 (5.00%) Predix
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) gulp
3 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (10.00%) Mocha
4 1 (5.00%) Bower
4 1 (5.00%) GitLab
4 1 (5.00%) Grunt
4 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Node.js
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) React
5 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 4 (20.00%) Sass
5 4 (20.00%) Vue.js
5 4 (20.00%) Web Components
6 3 (15.00%) Angular 2
6 3 (15.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) Django
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) LESS
6 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) API Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
7 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) ES6
5 1 (5.00%) ES7
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GCP
1 1 (5.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Mapbox