Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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.

PhantomJS
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 869 867
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -14
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 45 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 25
UK median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £413 £293 £330
90th Percentile £525 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +42.86% +2.94% -24.44%
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 19285 17412 16125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.69% 16.51% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13430 11718 10733
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 287 252 336
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.10 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.40 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhantomJS in the UK

PhantomJS
Top 8 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 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
England +21 36 £475 +18.75% 3
London -16 30 £475 +16.92% 2
UK excluding London +31 15 £500 +42.86% 1
Scotland - 9 £500 -
South East +11 3 - -
East of England -11 2 £400 -
Midlands +20 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 42 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) CSS
4 27 (60.00%) Jasmine
5 24 (53.33%) AngularJS
5 24 (53.33%) gulp
5 24 (53.33%) TDD
6 21 (46.67%) React
7 20 (44.44%) webpack
7 20 (44.44%) Grunt
7 20 (44.44%) Sass
8 18 (40.00%) User Experience
8 18 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 18 (40.00%) Web Services
8 18 (40.00%) HTML
9 17 (37.78%) Java
9 17 (37.78%) LESS
10 16 (35.56%) Karma Test Runner
11 15 (33.33%) Docker
11 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (28.89%) HTML5
13 13 (28.89%) Mocha
13 13 (28.89%) npm
13 13 (28.89%) Jest
14 12 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
14 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
15 11 (24.44%) MVC
15 11 (24.44%) Validation

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 4 (8.89%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Drupal
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (28.89%) npm
3 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (15.56%) Yarn
5 2 (4.44%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Big Data
2 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.67%) Redis
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Jasmine
2 24 (53.33%) gulp
3 20 (44.44%) Grunt
3 20 (44.44%) webpack
4 16 (35.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 13 (28.89%) Mocha
7 10 (22.22%) Selenium
8 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
9 7 (15.56%) IntelliJ
10 6 (13.33%) JIRA
11 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
12 4 (8.89%) WebStorm
13 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (6.67%) Bitbucket
13 3 (6.67%) Calabash
13 3 (6.67%) Maven
13 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
13 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Games
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Senior QA Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) CSS
2 24 (53.33%) AngularJS
3 21 (46.67%) React
4 20 (44.44%) Sass
5 18 (40.00%) HTML
5 18 (40.00%) Web Services
6 17 (37.78%) LESS
7 13 (28.89%) HTML5
7 13 (28.89%) Jest
8 11 (24.44%) CSS3
9 10 (22.22%) Redux
9 10 (22.22%) REST
9 10 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (20.00%) Chai
10 9 (20.00%) Node.js
11 8 (17.78%) JSON
11 8 (17.78%) Spring
11 8 (17.78%) Underscore.js
11 8 (17.78%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 7 (15.56%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) User Experience
2 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
3 9 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (6.67%) W3C
6 2 (4.44%) FMCG
6 2 (4.44%) Graphic Design
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Android
1 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) TDD
3 18 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 12 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 11 (24.44%) MVC
5 11 (24.44%) Validation
6 10 (22.22%) BDD
6 10 (22.22%) Build Automation
7 9 (20.00%) Prototyping
7 9 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.89%) OO
10 4 (8.89%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 11 (24.44%) ES6
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.67%) Apple Swift
7 3 (6.67%) Ruby
8 2 (4.44%) Dart
8 2 (4.44%) ECMAScript
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) WAI
2 2 (4.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) F5
1 3 (6.67%) Google
1 3 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Splunk