Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 810 797 831
Rank change year-on-year -13 +34 -7
Contract jobs citing Polymer 37 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.081% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 2
England median daily rate £413 £425 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -24.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £313 £372 £526
90th Percentile £588 £510 £609
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £473
% change year-on-year -2.94% -10.05% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
England median hourly rate £68.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.78% - -
UK median hourly rate £68.75 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +52.78% - -

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 29,903 28,286 29,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.33% 31.84% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,496 19,705 20,306
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £284
90th Percentile £631 £600 £594
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 322 500
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £20.05 £15.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £57.31 £52.50 £56.58
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -19 24 £425 -5.56% 2
South East -2 10 £413 +7.84% 2
Midlands +12 2 £325 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £325 - 2
East of England -17 1 £475 - 8
Polymer
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
2 29 (78.38%) HTML
3 28 (75.68%) CSS
4 26 (70.27%) AngularJS
5 22 (59.46%) React
6 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (43.24%) Java
7 16 (43.24%) Node.js
8 15 (40.54%) RESTful
9 14 (37.84%) HTML5
10 12 (32.43%) Scrum
11 11 (29.73%) Unix
11 11 (29.73%) Linux
11 11 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (29.73%) Maven
11 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
12 10 (27.03%) Microservices
12 10 (27.03%) Java EE
12 10 (27.03%) Drools
12 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
12 10 (27.03%) Apache
12 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
12 10 (27.03%) SQL
12 10 (27.03%) MySQL
13 9 (24.32%) Finance
13 9 (24.32%) Docker
14 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
15 7 (18.92%) Web Development
15 7 (18.92%) .NET
15 7 (18.92%) C#

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 10 (27.03%) Apache
1 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) CICS
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) WildFly
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.41%) npm
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (13.51%) CouchDB
2 5 (13.51%) MariaDB
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) DB2
4 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Selenium
4 5 (13.51%) CircleCI
4 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 5 (13.51%) JIRA
4 5 (13.51%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) webpack
6 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
6 2 (5.41%) jspm
6 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.70%) Mocha
7 1 (2.70%) Protractor
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Angular Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (16.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (16.22%) HTML Developer
4 6 (16.22%) React Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps Developer
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) HTML
2 28 (75.68%) CSS
3 26 (70.27%) AngularJS
4 22 (59.46%) React
5 16 (43.24%) Node.js
6 15 (40.54%) RESTful
7 14 (37.84%) HTML5
8 11 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (27.03%) Drools
9 10 (27.03%) Java EE
10 7 (18.92%) .NET
10 7 (18.92%) Web Components
11 6 (16.22%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 6 (16.22%) XML
12 5 (13.51%) Browserify
12 5 (13.51%) jBPM
12 5 (13.51%) RequireJS
12 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (10.81%) LESS
13 4 (10.81%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
1 11 (29.73%) Unix
2 5 (13.51%) Debian
2 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Scrum
3 10 (27.03%) Microservices
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Web Development
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (16.22%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL
7 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.51%) Stochastic Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Code Optimisation
8 4 (10.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (10.81%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) MVC
9 3 (8.11%) OO
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) C#
4 7 (18.92%) TypeScript
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 3 (8.11%) ES6
6 3 (8.11%) Go
7 2 (5.41%) Clojure
7 2 (5.41%) COBOL
7 2 (5.41%) Erlang
7 2 (5.41%) ES7
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) Dart
8 1 (2.70%) Haskell
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Galera Cluster
1 5 (13.51%) OpenNebula
2 4 (10.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Informatica
2 1 (2.70%) StreamBase
2 1 (2.70%) TIBCO