The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Progressive Enhancement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 29 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.

Progressive Enhancement
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 601 609
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8  
Contract jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 45 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.089% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 23
Median daily rate £353 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.66% +44.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £339 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £533 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -3.92% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Progressive Enhancement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39787 44801 45267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.41% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99353 111983 101262
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £283 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3077 2943 3102
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.78 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Progressive Enhancement
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Progressive Enhancement in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Progressive Enhancement in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Progressive Enhancement in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Progressive Enhancement in the UK

Progressive Enhancement
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Progressive Enhancement within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +25 45 £353 -21.66% 2
UK excluding London +77 24 £336 -3.92%
London -11 21 £438 -2.77% 2
North of England +66 12 £338 -10.00%
East of England 0 9 £288 -11.53%
South East - 2 £770 -
Midlands +13 1 £375 +10.29%

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Progressive Enhancement 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 Progressive Enhancement.

1 81 (94.19%) CSS
2 73 (84.88%) JavaScript
2 73 (84.88%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (75.58%) HTML
4 64 (74.42%) Sass
5 61 (70.93%) CSS3
6 54 (62.79%) HTML5
7 46 (53.49%) Git (software)
8 43 (50.00%) jQuery
9 40 (46.51%) gulp
10 37 (43.02%) Web Development
11 32 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (36.05%) Test Automation
13 29 (33.72%) TDD
13 29 (33.72%) Front End Development
14 26 (30.23%) Responsive Web Design
15 25 (29.07%) JSON
16 24 (27.91%) Ajax
16 24 (27.91%) .NET
16 24 (27.91%) Jasmine
17 23 (26.74%) Unit Testing
18 20 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (22.09%) LESS
19 19 (22.09%) C#
19 19 (22.09%) MVC
20 18 (20.93%) Cucumber
20 18 (20.93%) Grunt
20 18 (20.93%) User Experience
21 17 (19.77%) QA
22 16 (18.60%) Dojo

Progressive Enhancement
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 12 (13.95%) Apache
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.65%) TestFlight
3 3 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.16%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (4.65%) CouchDB
1 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.65%) MySQL
1 4 (4.65%) SQLite
2 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (53.49%) Git (software)
2 40 (46.51%) gulp
3 24 (27.91%) Jasmine
4 18 (20.93%) Cucumber
4 18 (20.93%) Grunt
5 14 (16.28%) Karma Test Runner
6 12 (13.95%) WebDriver
7 11 (12.79%) Subversion
8 10 (11.63%) Mocha
9 9 (10.47%) Selenium
10 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
11 7 (8.14%) Bitbucket
12 4 (4.65%) Bower
12 4 (4.65%) Yeoman
13 3 (3.49%) Vagrant
14 2 (2.33%) CasperJS
14 2 (2.33%) webpack
15 1 (1.16%) Capybara
15 1 (1.16%) JIRA
15 1 (1.16%) PostCSS
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Games
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (94.19%) Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (20.93%) Senior Developer
4 17 (19.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (18.60%) UI Developer
6 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Angular Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Designer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Digital Developer
9 5 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.65%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.65%) iOS Developer
10 4 (4.65%) UX Designer
11 3 (3.49%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Games Designer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (94.19%) CSS
2 65 (75.58%) HTML
3 64 (74.42%) Sass
4 61 (70.93%) CSS3
5 54 (62.79%) HTML5
6 43 (50.00%) jQuery
7 25 (29.07%) JSON
8 24 (27.91%) .NET
8 24 (27.91%) Ajax
9 20 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (22.09%) LESS
11 16 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
11 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (18.60%) Dojo
12 15 (17.44%) XML
13 14 (16.28%) .NET Core
13 14 (16.28%) DOM
13 14 (16.28%) Node.js
14 13 (15.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) User Experience
2 13 (15.12%) Animation
3 8 (9.30%) W3C
4 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.65%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.65%) Social Media
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.16%) Blog
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (84.88%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (43.02%) Web Development
3 32 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (36.05%) Test Automation
5 29 (33.72%) Front End Development
5 29 (33.72%) TDD
6 26 (30.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 23 (26.74%) Unit Testing
8 19 (22.09%) MVC
9 16 (18.60%) Web Design
10 14 (16.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 14 (16.28%) Mobile First
10 14 (16.28%) Refactoring
10 14 (16.28%) SMACSS
11 13 (15.12%) OOP
12 10 (11.63%) BDD
13 9 (10.47%) Pair Programming
13 9 (10.47%) Prototyping
13 9 (10.47%) Scrum
14 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (84.88%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.09%) C#
3 8 (9.30%) PHP
4 4 (4.65%) Apple Swift
4 4 (4.65%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
4 4 (4.65%) Perl
4 4 (4.65%) SQL
5 2 (2.33%) ES6
5 2 (2.33%) Python
5 2 (2.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.16%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
1 2 (2.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.77%) QA
2 8 (9.30%) WAI
3 2 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (3.49%) Adobe
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
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