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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progressive Enhancement
UK / England
Rank 544 582 568
Rank change year-on-year +38 -14  
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 39 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.072% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.086% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 24
Median daily rate £381 £450 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.27% +22.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £372 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £326 £363
% change year-on-year +1.38% -10.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Progressive Enhancement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34806 40518 38294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.27% 82.93% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23035 26911 24118
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1000 1121
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Progressive Enhancement
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Progressive Enhancement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 15 £488 +8.38% 3
East Midlands +4 10 £413 +26.92%
East of England - 7 £290 -
North West - 4 £285 - 1
West Midlands +9 3 £440 -
Progressive Enhancement
UK

Progressive Enhancement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 68 (93.15%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (90.41%) CSS
3 61 (83.56%) HTML
4 60 (82.19%) JavaScript
5 51 (69.86%) Sass
6 49 (67.12%) CSS3
7 46 (63.01%) HTML5
8 41 (56.16%) Git (software)
9 32 (43.84%) Web Development
9 32 (43.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 29 (39.73%) Node.js
10 29 (39.73%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (36.99%) gulp
11 27 (36.99%) Front End Development
12 26 (35.62%) jQuery
13 25 (34.25%) TDD
14 22 (30.14%) RESTful
14 22 (30.14%) Jasmine
15 21 (28.77%) Grunt
16 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
17 18 (24.66%) Ajax
18 17 (23.29%) Mocha
18 17 (23.29%) Cucumber
19 16 (21.92%) JSON
19 16 (21.92%) Scrum
19 16 (21.92%) Web Design
19 16 (21.92%) LESS
19 16 (21.92%) User Experience
20 15 (20.55%) BDD
21 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering

Progressive Enhancement
Top Related 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 4 (5.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.11%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.22%) TestFlight
2 3 (4.11%) Akamai
3 2 (2.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (2.74%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (8.22%) CouchDB
1 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (8.22%) MySQL
1 6 (8.22%) SQLite
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.11%) Hazelcast
2 3 (4.11%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.37%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 41 (56.16%) Git (software)
2 27 (36.99%) gulp
3 22 (30.14%) Jasmine
4 21 (28.77%) Grunt
5 17 (23.29%) Cucumber
5 17 (23.29%) Mocha
6 13 (17.81%) WebDriver
7 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
7 11 (15.07%) Karma Test Runner
8 9 (12.33%) Selenium
9 8 (10.96%) Subversion
10 5 (6.85%) Vagrant
11 3 (4.11%) Bower
11 3 (4.11%) PhantomJS
11 3 (4.11%) Sinon.JS
11 3 (4.11%) Yeoman
12 2 (2.74%) CasperJS
12 2 (2.74%) JIRA
12 2 (2.74%) webpack
General
1 6 (8.22%) Games
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Electronics
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (34.25%) Senior Developer
4 20 (27.40%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Angular Developer
6 6 (8.22%) iOS Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Designer
7 5 (6.85%) Digital Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior iOS Developer
7 5 (6.85%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Designer
9 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (90.41%) CSS
2 61 (83.56%) HTML
3 51 (69.86%) Sass
4 49 (67.12%) CSS3
5 46 (63.01%) HTML5
6 29 (39.73%) Node.js
7 26 (35.62%) jQuery
8 22 (30.14%) RESTful
9 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
10 18 (24.66%) Ajax
11 16 (21.92%) JSON
11 16 (21.92%) LESS
12 14 (19.18%) React
13 13 (17.81%) DOM
14 12 (16.44%) Backbone.js
14 12 (16.44%) Web Services
15 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (10.96%) Behat
16 8 (10.96%) Dojo
16 8 (10.96%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) User Experience
2 9 (12.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.59%) Animation
4 5 (6.85%) W3C
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile Games
5 3 (4.11%) Online Games
6 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Android
3 2 (2.74%) webOS
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (93.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) Responsive Web Design
2 32 (43.84%) Web Development
3 29 (39.73%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (36.99%) Front End Development
5 25 (34.25%) TDD
6 16 (21.92%) Scrum
6 16 (21.92%) Web Design
7 15 (20.55%) BDD
8 14 (19.18%) Mobile First
8 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.44%) Pair Programming
9 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
10 11 (15.07%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.33%) Coaching
11 9 (12.33%) Graceful Degradation
12 8 (10.96%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 8 (10.96%) MVC
12 8 (10.96%) Prototyping
12 8 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (82.19%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.07%) PHP
3 9 (12.33%) ES6
3 9 (12.33%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) Apple Swift
4 6 (8.22%) C#
4 6 (8.22%) Objective-C
4 6 (8.22%) SQL
5 2 (2.74%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 9 (12.33%) WAI
3 4 (5.48%) WCAG
4 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Adobe
2 6 (8.22%) Ensighten
3 3 (4.11%) Apigee
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