Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 805 839
Rank change year-on-year -23 +34 +14
Contract jobs citing PhantomJS 43 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.047% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 28
UK median daily rate £474 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.47% +3.03% +16.20%
10th Percentile £413 £296 £330
90th Percentile £525 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
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 18,729 16,015 15,957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.46% 16.68% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,112 10,752 10,654
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 280 402
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £30.90 £22.16 £24.23
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PhantomJS in the UK

PhantomJS
Top 4 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 23 February 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 -20 43 £474 +11.47% 18
London -30 39 £475 +11.76% 8
South East -1 4 £375 -11.76%
UK excluding London -16 4 £375 - 11

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 40 (93.02%) JavaScript
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (86.05%) CSS
3 36 (83.72%) Jasmine
4 31 (72.09%) Docker
5 29 (67.44%) Test Automation
5 29 (67.44%) HTML
5 29 (67.44%) React
6 27 (62.79%) HTML5
6 27 (62.79%) AngularJS
7 24 (55.81%) Java
8 21 (48.84%) Web Services
8 21 (48.84%) Finance
8 21 (48.84%) CSS3
9 20 (46.51%) Karma Test Runner
9 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
9 20 (46.51%) gulp
9 20 (46.51%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 19 (44.19%) TDD
10 19 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (41.86%) Sass
11 18 (41.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 18 (41.86%) Asset Management
11 18 (41.86%) Front End Development
12 17 (39.53%) LESS
13 16 (37.21%) J2EE
13 16 (37.21%) webpack
14 15 (34.88%) Meteor
14 15 (34.88%) J2SE
14 15 (34.88%) Backbone.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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.98%) Redis
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (83.72%) Jasmine
2 20 (46.51%) gulp
2 20 (46.51%) Karma Test Runner
3 16 (37.21%) webpack
4 15 (34.88%) Grunt
5 14 (32.56%) Selenium
6 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
7 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
8 7 (16.28%) JIRA
9 5 (11.63%) IntelliJ
9 5 (11.63%) Subversion
10 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
10 4 (9.30%) Mocha
10 4 (9.30%) WebDriver
11 3 (6.98%) Appium
11 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
11 3 (6.98%) Calabash
11 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
11 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Games
4 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (41.86%) Java Developer
4 16 (37.21%) Agile Developer
4 16 (37.21%) Agile Java Developer
5 13 (30.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (25.58%) Angular Developer
7 9 (20.93%) AWS Developer
7 9 (20.93%) J2EE Developer
7 9 (20.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 9 (20.93%) React Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.98%) QA Automation Tester
8 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (6.98%) Senior QA Tester
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.98%) Tester
9 2 (4.65%) HTML Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) CSS
2 29 (67.44%) HTML
2 29 (67.44%) React
3 27 (62.79%) AngularJS
3 27 (62.79%) HTML5
4 21 (48.84%) CSS3
4 21 (48.84%) Web Services
5 20 (46.51%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 18 (41.86%) Sass
7 17 (39.53%) LESS
8 16 (37.21%) J2EE
9 15 (34.88%) Backbone.js
9 15 (34.88%) Ember.js
9 15 (34.88%) J2SE
9 15 (34.88%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (34.88%) Meteor
10 12 (27.91%) RESTful
11 11 (25.58%) Node.js
12 10 (23.26%) Jest
13 9 (20.93%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) User Experience
2 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
2 9 (20.93%) Data Structures
2 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Fintech
3 3 (6.98%) W3C
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Android
1 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (67.44%) Test Automation
3 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
4 19 (44.19%) TDD
5 18 (41.86%) Asset Management
5 18 (41.86%) Front End Development
6 15 (34.88%) Microservices
7 11 (25.58%) Validation
8 10 (23.26%) Build Automation
8 10 (23.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (20.93%) Metadata Management
9 9 (20.93%) Prototyping
9 9 (20.93%) Rapid Prototyping
10 7 (16.28%) BDD
11 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (11.63%) OOP
12 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.30%) Open Source
13 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 40 (93.02%) JavaScript
2 24 (55.81%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) ES6
5 4 (9.30%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
7 2 (4.65%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) WAI
2 2 (4.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Splunk
2 3 (6.98%) HP