The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PhantomJS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PhantomJS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PhantomJS
UK
Rank 570 610 619
Rank change year-on-year +40 +9  
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 23 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.064% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.44% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 5
Median daily rate £425 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £319
% change year-on-year +8.97% +22.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PhantomJS is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7860 7745 6973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.35% 14.56% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 5162 4461
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 188 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.22 £31.80 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

PhantomJS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PhantomJS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PhantomJS in the UK

PhantomJS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PhantomJS in the UK

PhantomJS
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhantomJS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +16 20 £425 -10.52% 10
London +24 17 £425 -15.00% 3
County Antrim - 3 £400 -
Belfast - 3 £400 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +8 2 - -
East of England -1 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
City of London -2 1 £425 -15.00% 2
North West - 1 £450 - 2
Manchester - 1 £450 - 1

PhantomJS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PhantomJS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PhantomJS.

1 36 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (75.56%) HTML
3 33 (73.33%) CSS
4 30 (66.67%) Selenium
5 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (42.22%) CasperJS
7 17 (37.78%) Celery
7 17 (37.78%) Scrapy
7 17 (37.78%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (37.78%) Apache Solr
7 17 (37.78%) Node.js
7 17 (37.78%) Kafka
7 17 (37.78%) Django
7 17 (37.78%) XPath
7 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (37.78%) Python
8 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
9 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
10 10 (22.22%) HTML5
10 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (20.00%) CSS3
11 9 (20.00%) TDD
11 9 (20.00%) QA
12 8 (17.78%) JSON
12 8 (17.78%) Sass
12 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
12 8 (17.78%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (15.56%) Grunt
13 7 (15.56%) Front End Development

PhantomJS
Top Related IT Skills 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 17 (37.78%) Apache Solr
1 17 (37.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (66.67%) Selenium
2 19 (42.22%) CasperJS
3 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
5 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
5 8 (17.78%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (15.56%) Grunt
6 7 (15.56%) Mocha
7 6 (13.33%) Jasmine
8 5 (11.11%) Hudson
8 5 (11.11%) JIRA
8 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
9 4 (8.89%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (6.67%) gulp
11 2 (4.44%) Babel
11 2 (4.44%) Bower
11 2 (4.44%) IntelliJ
11 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
11 2 (4.44%) RSpec
11 2 (4.44%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Publishing
1 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Web Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Tester
5 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (4.44%) QA Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.22%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.22%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (2.22%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (75.56%) HTML
2 33 (73.33%) CSS
3 17 (37.78%) Celery
3 17 (37.78%) Django
3 17 (37.78%) Kafka
3 17 (37.78%) Node.js
3 17 (37.78%) Scrapy
4 10 (22.22%) HTML5
5 9 (20.00%) CSS3
6 8 (17.78%) JSON
6 8 (17.78%) Sass
7 7 (15.56%) REST
8 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.33%) Chai
8 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (13.33%) XML
9 5 (11.11%) Express
9 5 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 5 (11.11%) jQuery
9 5 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) W3C
3 2 (4.44%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (15.56%) BDD
4 7 (15.56%) Front End Development
4 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.89%) UX Design
7 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 3 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile First
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
7 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.67%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (37.78%) Python
2 17 (37.78%) XPath
3 6 (13.33%) Ruby
3 6 (13.33%) TypeScript
4 5 (11.11%) ECMAScript
5 4 (8.89%) ES6
6 3 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Dart
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) WCAG
3 1 (2.22%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (2.22%) Apiary
2 1 (2.22%) Facebook
2 1 (2.22%) Google
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