Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Bower skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bower over the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Bower
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 606 540 512
Rank change year-on-year -66 -28 -12
Contract jobs citing Bower 20 64 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.78% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 50 85
London median daily rate £519 £494 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.06% +20.43% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £419 £295
90th Percentile £581 £588 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £150.00 - -
England median hourly rate £150.00 - -

Bower is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,053 8,228 7,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.08% 19.25% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,485 6,100 5,801
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £313
90th Percentile £642 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 20
London median hourly rate £44.25 £32.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.15% -25.29% +56.59%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.46 £10.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £53.66 £56.15
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.38 £42.45
% change year-on-year +2.72% -2.53% +13.20%

Bower
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Bower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Bower in London

Bower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bower in London

Bower
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bower in London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bower in London

Bower
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bower in London

Bower
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the London region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
West London -36 1 - - 2
Central London -43 1 £530 +5.47% 8
Bower
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Bower 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 London region with a requirement for Bower.

1 17 (85.00%) gulp
2 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 15 (75.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Node.js
5 12 (60.00%) CSS3
5 12 (60.00%) HTML5
5 12 (60.00%) jQuery
5 12 (60.00%) Grunt
6 11 (55.00%) React
7 10 (50.00%) npm
7 10 (50.00%) Sass
8 9 (45.00%) TDD
8 9 (45.00%) webpack
9 8 (40.00%) Microservices
9 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (40.00%) RESTful
10 7 (35.00%) Progressive Enhancement
10 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (35.00%) Java
10 7 (35.00%) Handlebars
11 6 (30.00%) Babel
11 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (30.00%) LESS
12 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
12 5 (25.00%) Web Services
12 5 (25.00%) SEO

Bower
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (5.00%) Mule
1 1 (5.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) npm
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Yarn
3 3 (15.00%) Google Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (10.00%) GitHub
5 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) SMTP
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) gulp
2 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (60.00%) Grunt
4 9 (45.00%) webpack
5 6 (30.00%) Babel
6 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
7 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (15.00%) Subversion
8 3 (15.00%) Yeoman
9 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
9 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
10 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
10 1 (5.00%) Gradle
10 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
10 1 (5.00%) JIRA
10 1 (5.00%) JUnit
10 1 (5.00%) Maven
10 1 (5.00%) Mocha
10 1 (5.00%) WebStorm
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (30.00%) React Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Clojure Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) CSS
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) Node.js
3 12 (60.00%) CSS3
3 12 (60.00%) HTML5
3 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) React
5 10 (50.00%) Sass
6 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (40.00%) RESTful
7 7 (35.00%) Handlebars
8 6 (30.00%) LESS
9 5 (25.00%) Ajax
9 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 4 (20.00%) Mustache
10 4 (20.00%) OOCSS
10 4 (20.00%) Pug
10 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (15.00%) Browserify
12 2 (10.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Microservices
3 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (25.00%) SEO
6 4 (20.00%) Adaptive Web Design
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) SMACSS
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (15.00%) Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (15.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Clojure
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.00%) ES6
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) WAI
1 1 (5.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Grafana
2 1 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle