Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SVG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SVG over the 6 months to 20 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.

Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 854 858
Rank change year-on-year +32 +4 -11
Contract jobs citing SVG 57 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.11% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 15
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £322
90th Percentile £515 £558 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

SVG is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32796 31564 32386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.07% 30.35% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21883 22196
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 362 558
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.45 £14.35 £15.03
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +11.48%

SVG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SVG in the UK

SVG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SVG in the UK

SVG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SVG over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SVG in the UK

SVG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SVG in the UK

SVG
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SVG within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +50 54 £400 -11.11% 4
UK excluding London +60 29 £400 +14.29%
London -17 27 £425 -5.56% 4
East Midlands - 11 £400 -
Midlands - 11 £400 -
South East +12 9 £450 +80.00%
North of England - 4 £375 -
North West - 4 £375 -
East of England - 3 - -
Wales +12 1 - -
Scotland -14 1 £460 +20.66%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SVG 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 SVG.

1 52 (91.23%) JavaScript
2 47 (82.46%) CSS
3 46 (80.70%) HTML
4 32 (56.14%) HTML5
5 31 (54.39%) Front End Development
6 30 (52.63%) CSS3
6 30 (52.63%) AngularJS
7 25 (43.86%) User Experience
8 24 (42.11%) React
9 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (33.33%) Web Development
10 19 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (29.82%) ES6
12 16 (28.07%) Sass
12 16 (28.07%) D3.js
12 16 (28.07%) XML
13 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
13 15 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (26.32%) Redux
14 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
14 13 (22.81%) Web Design
15 12 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
15 12 (21.05%) Node.js
16 11 (19.30%) Animation
17 10 (17.54%) jQuery
17 10 (17.54%) Scrum
17 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
18 9 (15.79%) JSON
18 9 (15.79%) gulp
18 9 (15.79%) GitHub

SVG
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 2 (3.51%) CMS
1 2 (3.51%) EPiServer
1 2 (3.51%) IIS
1 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
3 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) GitHub
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.02%) SaaS
4 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.51%) npm
6 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.75%) Heroku
6 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) GIS
1 4 (7.02%) MySQL
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Couchbase
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.79%) gulp
4 8 (14.04%) webpack
5 7 (12.28%) Mocha
6 6 (10.53%) Axure RP
7 5 (8.77%) Babel
7 5 (8.77%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (7.02%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (7.02%) Grunt
8 4 (7.02%) JIRA
8 4 (7.02%) Selenium
8 4 (7.02%) Subversion
9 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.26%) Jasmine
9 3 (5.26%) Protractor
10 2 (3.51%) Bower
10 2 (3.51%) GitLab
10 2 (3.51%) QUnit
10 2 (3.51%) WebStorm
General
1 6 (10.53%) Games
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 28 (49.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Angular Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Designer
6 5 (8.77%) UI Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Data Visualisation Developer
7 4 (7.02%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.02%) UX Designer
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Mobile UI Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Web Designer
9 2 (3.51%) CSS Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Prototyper
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (82.46%) CSS
2 46 (80.70%) HTML
3 32 (56.14%) HTML5
4 30 (52.63%) AngularJS
4 30 (52.63%) CSS3
5 24 (42.11%) React
6 19 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (28.07%) D3.js
7 16 (28.07%) Sass
7 16 (28.07%) XML
8 15 (26.32%) Redux
9 12 (21.05%) Node.js
10 10 (17.54%) jQuery
11 9 (15.79%) JSON
11 9 (15.79%) LESS
12 8 (14.04%) Angular 2
12 8 (14.04%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 7 (12.28%) .NET
13 7 (12.28%) HTML5 Canvas
13 7 (12.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) User Experience
2 11 (19.30%) Animation
3 4 (7.02%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.26%) iPad
4 3 (5.26%) iPhone
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.51%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.51%) Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Android
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Front End Development
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) Web Development
4 15 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (26.32%) Visualisation
5 13 (22.81%) Web Design
6 10 (17.54%) Scrum
7 8 (14.04%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (12.28%) MVC
9 6 (10.53%) SEO
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Microservices
10 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.02%) Typography
10 4 (7.02%) User Stories
10 4 (7.02%) Wireframes
11 3 (5.26%) Isomorphic Development
11 3 (5.26%) Isomorphic JavaScript
11 3 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) JavaScript
2 17 (29.82%) ES6
3 8 (14.04%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.26%) C
5 3 (5.26%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) ECMAScript
6 2 (3.51%) SQL
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) Apple
2 3 (5.26%) Mapbox
3 2 (3.51%) Marketo
3 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft