Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 November 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.

Bower
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 343 366
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 +19
Contract jobs citing Bower 21 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 1.39% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 25
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +46.15% -
10th Percentile £324 £344 £220
90th Percentile £451 £553 £416
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £23.87

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3005 2522 2569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.86% 15.17% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1829 1541 1565
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Bower
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Bower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Bower in the South East

Bower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bower in the South East

Bower
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bower in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bower in the South East

Bower
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bower within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Surrey -20 16 £400 +5.26%
Thames Valley -9 2 £400 -11.36%
East Sussex - 2 £323 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Hampshire +7 1 - -
Kent -12 1 £340 -
Bower
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Bower 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 South East region with a requirement for Bower.

1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) npm
3 18 (85.71%) .NET
4 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
5 16 (76.19%) HTML
5 16 (76.19%) CSS
5 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
6 15 (71.43%) gulp
7 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
7 13 (61.90%) C#
7 13 (61.90%) HTML5
8 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
8 11 (52.38%) Sass
8 11 (52.38%) Node.js
8 11 (52.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (47.62%) Apache Cordova
9 10 (47.62%) Android Development
9 10 (47.62%) User Experience
9 10 (47.62%) Ionic Framework
9 10 (47.62%) CSS3
9 10 (47.62%) Android
9 10 (47.62%) RESTful
9 10 (47.62%) Java
9 10 (47.62%) ECMAScript
10 9 (42.86%) Change Management
10 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
10 9 (42.86%) SaaS
10 9 (42.86%) TypeScript
10 9 (42.86%) Firebase

Bower
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) nginx
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 20 (95.24%) npm
2 9 (42.86%) Firebase
2 9 (42.86%) SaaS
3 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (23.81%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (23.81%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (23.81%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (23.81%) Serverless
3 5 (23.81%) Yarn
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (9.52%) GitHub
5 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (23.81%) SQLite
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (71.43%) gulp
3 11 (52.38%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (42.86%) PostCSS
5 7 (33.33%) NUnit
6 6 (28.57%) Grunt
7 5 (23.81%) NuGet
7 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
7 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (19.05%) Gradle
8 4 (19.05%) Jasmine
9 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
9 2 (9.52%) Moq
10 1 (4.76%) Protractor
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Android Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Angular Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Android Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Applications Developer
5 5 (23.81%) AWS Developer
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 2 (9.52%) AWS Software Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
7 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) AngularJS
2 16 (76.19%) CSS
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 13 (61.90%) HTML5
4 11 (52.38%) Node.js
4 11 (52.38%) Sass
5 10 (47.62%) Apache Cordova
5 10 (47.62%) CSS3
5 10 (47.62%) Ionic Framework
5 10 (47.62%) RESTful
6 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 7 (33.33%) Angular 2
7 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (33.33%) React
8 5 (23.81%) .NET Core
8 5 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Android Development
3 9 (42.86%) Change Management
3 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
6 3 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.52%) MVVM
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Task Automation
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) Bash Shell
4 10 (47.62%) ECMAScript
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) TypeScript
6 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (9.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Docker