Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 606 580 506
Rank change year-on-year -26 -74 +5
Contract jobs citing Bower 24 58 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.052% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.61% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 47 101
London median daily rate £475 £505 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.94% +12.22% +18.42%
10th Percentile £410 £413 £313
90th Percentile £583 £601 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 10,415 9,458 8,171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.67% 20.19% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,739 7,148 5,919
London median daily rate £513 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% +5.11%
10th Percentile £366 £350 £319
90th Percentile £650 £628 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 14
London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% - +20.83%
10th Percentile £16.70 £22.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £61.06 £49.08 £57.05
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.14%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -5 4 £450 +45.16% 1
Central London -40 4 £503 -4.29% 5
Bower
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 22 (91.67%) gulp
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (75.00%) npm
4 17 (70.83%) HTML
5 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 16 (66.67%) Grunt
6 15 (62.50%) CSS
7 12 (50.00%) RESTful
7 12 (50.00%) Node.js
7 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (45.83%) HTML5
9 10 (41.67%) jQuery
9 10 (41.67%) MVC
9 10 (41.67%) React
10 9 (37.50%) TDD
10 9 (37.50%) Web Services
10 9 (37.50%) CSS3
11 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
12 7 (29.17%) Sass
12 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
12 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
12 7 (29.17%) Workflow
12 7 (29.17%) Finance
12 7 (29.17%) Microservices
12 7 (29.17%) Redux
13 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (25.00%) webpack
13 6 (25.00%) Docker
13 6 (25.00%) Front End Development

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 3 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Mule
1 3 (12.50%) Mule ESB
1 3 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 18 (75.00%) npm
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (8.33%) Firebase
5 1 (4.17%) GitHub
5 1 (4.17%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) FTP
1 3 (12.50%) SMTP
1 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Blockchain
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (91.67%) gulp
2 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (66.67%) Grunt
3 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (25.00%) webpack
5 5 (20.83%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (20.83%) Subversion
6 4 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 4 (16.67%) Yeoman
7 3 (12.50%) Babel
7 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 3 (12.50%) Gradle
7 3 (12.50%) JUnit
7 3 (12.50%) Maven
7 3 (12.50%) Mocha
7 3 (12.50%) SonarQube
8 2 (8.33%) Bundler
8 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
8 2 (8.33%) Selenium
8 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.50%) CMS Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.50%) React Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (50.00%) Node.js
3 12 (50.00%) RESTful
4 11 (45.83%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 10 (41.67%) React
6 9 (37.50%) CSS3
6 9 (37.50%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) Redux
7 7 (29.17%) Sass
8 6 (25.00%) Ajax
8 6 (25.00%) Express
9 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
10 4 (16.67%) OAuth
10 4 (16.67%) RequireJS
10 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Fintech
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Microservices
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Workflow
5 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 5 (20.83%) Dependency Management
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) OOP
6 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Web Design
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (16.67%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) ES6
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Java 8
5 1 (4.17%) JSX
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) WAI
2 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
1 3 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) Grafana
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 3 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe