The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for WebGL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebGL over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WebGL
England / North West
Rank 124 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 -  
Contract jobs citing WebGL 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.026% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.098% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebGL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 798 1020 828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.10% 26.58% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 680 505
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.26 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

WebGL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing WebGL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WebGL in the North West

WebGL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebGL in the North West

WebGL
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 WebGL within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester +18 3 £400 +14.28%
WebGL
England

WebGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebGL 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 WebGL.

1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (93.75%) Pixi.js
3 14 (87.50%) ES6
3 14 (87.50%) Android Development
4 13 (81.25%) TDD
5 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
5 12 (75.00%) Games
6 11 (68.75%) Apache Cordova
6 11 (68.75%) React
6 11 (68.75%) React Native
6 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
7 10 (62.50%) BDD
7 10 (62.50%) Java
7 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (43.75%) Game Development
10 6 (37.50%) 3D Programming
10 6 (37.50%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (37.50%) Mobile Games
11 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
12 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
12 4 (25.00%) Mocha
12 4 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
12 4 (25.00%) GitHub
13 3 (18.75%) Ember.js
13 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
13 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (18.75%) Project Management

WebGL
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 4 (25.00%) Mocha
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Babel
General
1 12 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Android Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Android Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Pixi.js
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 11 (68.75%) Apache Cordova
2 11 (68.75%) React
2 11 (68.75%) React Native
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (18.75%) Ember.js
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (37.50%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Games
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Android Development
2 13 (81.25%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) Game Development
5 6 (37.50%) 3D Programming
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) High Availability
9 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
9 2 (12.50%) OOP
10 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (6.25%) Scrum
10 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) ES6
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA