Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 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.

PhantomJS
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 851 822 893
Rank change year-on-year -29 +71 -17
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 39 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.041% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 12
UK median daily rate £500 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +28.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £396 £303
90th Percentile £560 £525 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21,187 17,894 17,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.79% 18.13% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,543 12,284 11,675
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £613 £598 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 297 264
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £26.58 £28.75 £26.12
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.40 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +7.42%

PhantomJS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PhantomJS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PhantomJS over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhantomJS in the UK

PhantomJS
Top 10 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 6 months to 22 September 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
England -4 39 £500 +5.26% 6
London -21 24 £500 +5.26% 1
UK excluding London -38 15 £375 -25.00% 5
South East -10 5 £375 +4.90% 1
Midlands -14 4 - -
West Midlands -25 4 - -
East of England -8 2 £350 -12.50%
North West -17 2 £330 -22.35% 3
North of England -19 2 £330 -22.35% 3
South West - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PhantomJS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for PhantomJS.

1 34 (87.18%) JavaScript
1 34 (87.18%) CSS
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) Front End Development
3 31 (79.49%) AngularJS
4 30 (76.92%) HTML
5 29 (74.36%) React
6 27 (69.23%) Test Automation
7 24 (61.54%) TDD
8 22 (56.41%) Redux
9 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
9 21 (53.85%) Finance
9 21 (53.85%) Selenium
10 20 (51.28%) Web Development
11 19 (48.72%) Analytics
11 19 (48.72%) TypeScript
12 18 (46.15%) Jasmine
12 18 (46.15%) gulp
13 17 (43.59%) webpack
13 17 (43.59%) Machine Learning
13 17 (43.59%) Sass
13 17 (43.59%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (41.03%) Grunt
14 16 (41.03%) REST
15 15 (38.46%) WebSockets
15 15 (38.46%) Node.js
15 15 (38.46%) Data Analytics
15 15 (38.46%) Fintech
15 15 (38.46%) Data Science
16 13 (33.33%) Highcharts JS

PhantomJS
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) npm
3 4 (10.26%) GitHub
3 4 (10.26%) Google Analytics
4 2 (5.13%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Selenium
2 18 (46.15%) gulp
2 18 (46.15%) Jasmine
3 17 (43.59%) webpack
4 16 (41.03%) Grunt
5 10 (25.64%) Cucumber
6 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 9 (23.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (15.38%) Bower
7 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 5 (12.82%) IntelliJ
8 5 (12.82%) Mocha
8 5 (12.82%) Sublime Text
8 5 (12.82%) Subversion
8 5 (12.82%) WebStorm
9 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
9 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (7.69%) Babel
11 2 (5.13%) LoadUI
12 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (53.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 21 (53.85%) React Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Data Visualisation Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Data Science Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) CSS
2 31 (79.49%) AngularJS
3 30 (76.92%) HTML
4 29 (74.36%) React
5 22 (56.41%) Redux
6 17 (43.59%) Sass
7 16 (41.03%) REST
8 15 (38.46%) Node.js
8 15 (38.46%) WebSockets
9 13 (33.33%) D3.js
9 13 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
10 12 (30.77%) LESS
11 7 (17.95%) .NET
11 7 (17.95%) jQuery
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.38%) Chai
12 6 (15.38%) Jest
12 6 (15.38%) Web Services
13 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (12.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Algorithms
2 15 (38.46%) Fintech
3 6 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.26%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Blog
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
1 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (82.05%) Front End Development
3 27 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 24 (61.54%) TDD
5 20 (51.28%) Web Development
6 19 (48.72%) Analytics
7 17 (43.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (43.59%) Machine Learning
8 15 (38.46%) Data Analytics
8 15 (38.46%) Data Science
9 13 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (33.33%) Visualisation
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.38%) MVC
10 6 (15.38%) Validation
11 5 (12.82%) Build Automation
11 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.82%) Prototyping
11 5 (12.82%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) JavaScript
2 19 (48.72%) TypeScript
3 7 (17.95%) ES6
4 4 (10.26%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (10.26%) Ruby
4 4 (10.26%) Scala
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) Java 8
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) WAI
1 1 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.26%) Grafana
3 3 (7.69%) Graphite
3 3 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Google
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft