Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for KnockoutJS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited KnockoutJS over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Knockout
England > North West
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 199 213
Rank change year-on-year +23 +14 -22
Contract jobs citing KnockoutJS 33 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.81% 0.96% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 18
North West median daily rate £375 £335 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% - +10.74%
10th Percentile £305 £255 £257
90th Percentile £400 £450 £525
England median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £39.29 - £43.00

KnockoutJS 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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1822 1875 2103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.23% 29.35% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1309 1324
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +14.81%
10th Percentile £290 £274 £268
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 78
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £32.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +9.00% -1.06%
10th Percentile £18.78 £15.33 £16.16
90th Percentile £49.80 £44.93 £45.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

KnockoutJS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing KnockoutJS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for KnockoutJS in the North West

KnockoutJS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing KnockoutJS in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for KnockoutJS in the North West

KnockoutJS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing KnockoutJS within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Manchester +19 13 £310 -7.46% 10
Lancashire +18 11 £400 +56.86% 1
Cheshire +3 7 £363 +11.54% 4
Merseyside +2 2 £388 +10.71% 6
KnockoutJS
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing KnockoutJS 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 North West region with a requirement for KnockoutJS.

1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) MVC
4 21 (63.64%) .NET
5 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (57.58%) AngularJS
7 18 (54.55%) jQuery
7 18 (54.55%) HTML
7 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
8 16 (48.48%) CSS
8 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
9 14 (42.42%) TDD
10 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
11 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (30.30%) Scrum
13 9 (27.27%) BDD
13 9 (27.27%) HTML5
14 8 (24.24%) WCF
14 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
15 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (21.21%) Kanban
15 7 (21.21%) RESTful
15 7 (21.21%) WinForms
16 6 (18.18%) Finance
16 6 (18.18%) Node.js
17 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
17 5 (15.15%) React
17 5 (15.15%) Front End Development

KnockoutJS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.06%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Kentico
4 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (6.06%) Route 53
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.06%) gulp
3 2 (6.06%) NUnit
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) webpack
4 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) MSTest
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 12 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) AngularJS
3 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 18 (54.55%) HTML
3 18 (54.55%) jQuery
4 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (48.48%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (27.27%) HTML5
8 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
8 8 (24.24%) WCF
9 7 (21.21%) RESTful
9 7 (21.21%) WinForms
10 6 (18.18%) Node.js
11 5 (15.15%) .NET Core
11 5 (15.15%) JSON
11 5 (15.15%) React
12 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
12 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 9 (27.27%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) Kanban
7 5 (15.15%) DevOps
7 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
7 5 (15.15%) SOA
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.09%) Microservices
9 3 (9.09%) OO
9 3 (9.09%) SDLC
9 3 (9.09%) SOLID
9 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.06%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) TypeScript
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) DevExpress
3 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore