Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Progressive Enhancement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Progressive Enhancement over the 6 months to 19 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.

Progressive Enhancement
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 752 806
Rank change year-on-year -6 +54 -20
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 84 112 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.090% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 90 47
England median daily rate £435 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.94% +11.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £361 £329 £311
90th Percentile £541 £575 £593
UK median daily rate £425 £470 £425
% change year-on-year -9.57% +10.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Progressive Enhancement 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 78959 81979 85805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.17% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53119 54700 56575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £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 1842 2121 2517
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Progressive Enhancement
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Progressive Enhancement in England

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progressive Enhancement in England

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Progressive Enhancement in England

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Progressive Enhancement in England

Progressive Enhancement
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 Progressive Enhancement within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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 -41 62 £463 -3.65% 1
North of England +62 9 £375 +3.45%
North West +30 7 £375 +7.14%
Midlands +19 5 £413 +10.00%
East Midlands +2 4 £413 -2.94%
East of England -13 4 - -
Yorkshire +20 2 £430 +16.61%
South East +6 2 £770 +57.95%
South West -1 2 £325 -26.76%
West Midlands +27 1 £375 +66.67%
Progressive Enhancement
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement.

1 76 (90.48%) CSS
2 70 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 69 (82.14%) HTML
4 61 (72.62%) HTML5
5 58 (69.05%) Sass
6 55 (65.48%) CSS3
7 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (55.95%) Front End Development
9 38 (45.24%) jQuery
10 36 (42.86%) gulp
11 35 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 35 (41.67%) User Experience
12 33 (39.29%) AngularJS
12 33 (39.29%) .NET
13 31 (36.90%) Jasmine
14 29 (34.52%) Git (software)
15 28 (33.33%) Mobile First
16 27 (32.14%) Karma Test Runner
16 27 (32.14%) Web Services
17 26 (30.95%) Angular 2
18 25 (29.76%) JSON
19 24 (28.57%) Web Development
19 24 (28.57%) Ajax
20 23 (27.38%) TDD
21 22 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 22 (26.19%) REST
22 21 (25.00%) Grunt
22 21 (25.00%) Finance
22 21 (25.00%) SOAP
23 19 (22.62%) XML

Progressive Enhancement
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 6 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
2 4 (4.76%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.19%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.19%) Drupal
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.19%) InDesign
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) npm
4 2 (2.38%) TestFlight
5 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.38%) CouchDB
2 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.38%) SQLite
3 1 (1.19%) GIS
3 1 (1.19%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 36 (42.86%) gulp
2 31 (36.90%) Jasmine
3 29 (34.52%) Git (software)
4 27 (32.14%) Karma Test Runner
5 21 (25.00%) Grunt
6 18 (21.43%) Bitbucket
7 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
8 9 (10.71%) Cucumber
9 7 (8.33%) webpack
10 5 (5.95%) Mocha
11 4 (4.76%) Bower
11 4 (4.76%) PostCSS
11 4 (4.76%) Yeoman
12 3 (3.57%) Subversion
13 2 (2.38%) Selenium
13 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
14 1 (1.19%) Fiddler
14 1 (1.19%) Firebug
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Games
3 5 (5.95%) Marketing
4 4 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 77 (91.67%) Developer
2 31 (36.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 23 (27.38%) Angular Developer
4 18 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (17.86%) UI Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior Developer
8 8 (9.52%) .NET Developer
9 7 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 7 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Designer
10 6 (7.14%) HTML Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Web Designer
12 4 (4.76%) EPiServer Developer
12 4 (4.76%) Games Designer
12 4 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (90.48%) CSS
2 69 (82.14%) HTML
3 61 (72.62%) HTML5
4 58 (69.05%) Sass
5 55 (65.48%) CSS3
6 38 (45.24%) jQuery
7 33 (39.29%) .NET
7 33 (39.29%) AngularJS
8 27 (32.14%) Web Services
9 26 (30.95%) Angular 2
10 25 (29.76%) JSON
11 24 (28.57%) Ajax
12 22 (26.19%) REST
12 22 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (25.00%) SOAP
14 19 (22.62%) Node.js
14 19 (22.62%) XML
15 18 (21.43%) XHTML
16 14 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
17 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (41.67%) User Experience
2 19 (22.62%) W3C
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) Social Media
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.57%) New Media
5 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.38%) Online Games
6 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.57%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.95%) Front End Development
3 35 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 28 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 24 (28.57%) Web Development
6 23 (27.38%) TDD
7 19 (22.62%) Web Design
8 18 (21.43%) Performance Optimisation
8 18 (21.43%) SEO
8 18 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (16.67%) MVC
11 12 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
12 10 (11.90%) Pair Programming
13 9 (10.71%) Functional Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Project Management
13 9 (10.71%) Scrum
14 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
14 8 (9.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 70 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (5.95%) ES6
4 2 (2.38%) Apple Swift
4 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.38%) Perl
4 2 (2.38%) Scala
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.19%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) WAI
2 1 (1.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Adobe
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.19%) Google
3 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.19%) Twitter
3 1 (1.19%) Xamarin