Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 January 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.

Progressive Enhancement
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 - 236
Rank change year-on-year - +236 -33
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% - 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
North West median daily rate £375 - £285
10th Percentile £363 - £268
90th Percentile £431 - £303
England median daily rate £425 £465 £445
% change year-on-year -8.60% +4.49% +18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,477 5,176 6,921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.22% 84.46% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,904 3,355 4,245
North West median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £572
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 146 276
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.86% -28.32% +75.15%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.55 £50.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

Progressive Enhancement
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Progressive Enhancement in the North West

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progressive Enhancement in the North West

Progressive Enhancement
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 Progressive Enhancement within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Manchester - 4 £375 -
Lancashire - 2 £403 -
Progressive Enhancement
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Progressive Enhancement.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) SMACSS
2 4 (66.67%) gulp
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) SFIA
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) UX Design

Progressive Enhancement
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:

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) gulp
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# Web Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) SMACSS
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) SFIA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA