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 22 June 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.

PhantomJS
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 642 627
Rank change year-on-year +43 -15  
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 16 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.006% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.036% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 11
Median daily rate £450 £550 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +61.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £550 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 - £340
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 8258 8338 7465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.46% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5649 5746 4927
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PhantomJS over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhantomJS in the UK

PhantomJS
Top 19 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 22 June 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 +58 14 £450 -18.18% 5
London +23 9 £475 -13.63% 2
Edinburgh - 2 £456 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £358 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £358 -
South East - 2 £358 -
Scotland - 2 £456 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £400 - 2
East of England -4 1 £400 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £500 - 1
North West - 1 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 £500 -
City of London - 1 £525 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Salford - 1 £425 -
Nottingham - 1 £500 -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 - 2
Birmingham - 1 £500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (70.00%) CSS
3 27 (67.50%) HTML
4 20 (50.00%) Selenium
5 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (37.50%) TDD
8 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
9 13 (32.50%) QA
10 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (30.00%) CasperJS
11 11 (27.50%) Celery
11 11 (27.50%) Scrapy
11 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (27.50%) Apache Solr
11 11 (27.50%) Django
11 11 (27.50%) Kafka
11 11 (27.50%) BDD
11 11 (27.50%) XPath
11 11 (27.50%) Python
12 10 (25.00%) HTML5
12 10 (25.00%) REST
12 10 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
13 9 (22.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (22.50%) Grunt
13 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
13 9 (22.50%) User Experience

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (27.50%) Apache Solr
1 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.50%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.50%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) BrowserStack
2 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Selenium
2 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
3 12 (30.00%) CasperJS
3 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (22.50%) Grunt
5 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
5 9 (22.50%) Mocha
6 8 (20.00%) gulp
7 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
8 5 (12.50%) JIRA
9 4 (10.00%) IntelliJ
9 4 (10.00%) webpack
9 4 (10.00%) WebStorm
10 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
10 3 (7.50%) Protractor
11 2 (5.00%) Babel
11 2 (5.00%) GitLab
12 1 (2.50%) Capybara
12 1 (2.50%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Web Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (5.00%) QA Manager
5 2 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Data Visualisation Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Developer in Test
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) UI Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) CSS
2 27 (67.50%) HTML
3 11 (27.50%) Celery
3 11 (27.50%) Django
3 11 (27.50%) Kafka
3 11 (27.50%) Scrapy
4 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (25.00%) HTML5
4 10 (25.00%) REST
5 9 (22.50%) CSS3
5 9 (22.50%) Node.js
5 9 (22.50%) Sass
5 9 (22.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (20.00%) JSON
7 7 (17.50%) Chai
8 6 (15.00%) Ajax
9 5 (12.50%) Underscore.js
9 5 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) LESS
10 4 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.50%) Graphic Design
5 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.00%) FMCG
6 1 (2.50%) Fintech
6 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
6 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) TDD
3 11 (27.50%) BDD
4 9 (22.50%) Front End Development
4 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
5 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.50%) Web Development
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
6 6 (15.00%) UX Design
7 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (10.00%) Wireframes
9 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
9 3 (7.50%) Prototyping
9 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.50%) Service Design
9 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.50%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) Python
2 11 (27.50%) XPath
3 8 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) ECMAScript
5 6 (15.00%) TypeScript
6 5 (12.50%) ES6
7 4 (10.00%) Ruby
8 3 (7.50%) Dart
9 2 (5.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) WCAG
3 1 (2.50%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Twitter
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
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