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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 624 625
Rank change year-on-year +42 +1  
Contract jobs citing SVG 26 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.028% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 14
Median daily rate £419 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -29.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £252 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £461 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £318 £375
% change year-on-year +2.36% -15.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

SVG is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14193 14997 14342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.48% 27.99% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9846 10410 9296
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 223 192
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

SVG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SVG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 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 +45 26 £419 +39.58% 9
London +36 17 £425 +54.54% 9
North West - 6 - -
Stockport - 6 - -
Manchester - 6 - -
Luton - 2 £321 -
East of England - 2 £321 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £321 -
City of London - 1 £413 - 2
Durham - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 37 (90.24%) HTML
1 37 (90.24%) CSS
2 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
3 30 (73.17%) CSS3
4 26 (63.41%) HTML5
5 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (51.22%) Front End Development
7 16 (39.02%) User Experience
8 14 (34.15%) TDD
9 12 (29.27%) HTML5 Canvas
9 12 (29.27%) React
10 10 (24.39%) ES6
10 10 (24.39%) Redux
10 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
10 10 (24.39%) JIRA
11 9 (21.95%) JSON
11 9 (21.95%) QA
12 8 (19.51%) Web Development
12 8 (19.51%) Scrum
12 8 (19.51%) jQuery
12 8 (19.51%) Leaflet
12 8 (19.51%) webpack
12 8 (19.51%) D3.js
12 8 (19.51%) Prototyping
13 7 (17.07%) Node.js
13 7 (17.07%) BDD
13 7 (17.07%) Adobe Illustrator
13 7 (17.07%) Ajax
14 6 (14.63%) Content Management
14 6 (14.63%) CMS

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 6 (14.63%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Basecamp
2 3 (7.32%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Skype
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) GIS
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) JIRA
2 8 (19.51%) webpack
3 5 (12.20%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) Axure RP
5 2 (4.88%) Babel
5 2 (4.88%) Mocha
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (12.20%) Advertising
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (14.63%) HTML Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Designer
5 5 (12.20%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (12.20%) UX Developer
6 4 (9.76%) UI Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior UI Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.44%) UI/UX Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) CSS
1 37 (90.24%) HTML
2 30 (73.17%) CSS3
3 26 (63.41%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) HTML5 Canvas
4 12 (29.27%) React
5 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
5 10 (24.39%) Redux
6 9 (21.95%) JSON
7 8 (19.51%) D3.js
7 8 (19.51%) jQuery
7 8 (19.51%) Leaflet
8 7 (17.07%) Ajax
8 7 (17.07%) Node.js
9 6 (14.63%) GeoJSON
9 6 (14.63%) PostGIS
9 6 (14.63%) RESTful
9 6 (14.63%) RxJS
9 6 (14.63%) XML
10 5 (12.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Animation
3 4 (9.76%) W3C
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.44%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Android
1 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.88%) webOS
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Phone
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) Front End Development
3 14 (34.15%) TDD
4 8 (19.51%) Prototyping
4 8 (19.51%) Scrum
4 8 (19.51%) Web Development
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) Content Management
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.63%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (14.63%) Use Case
6 6 (14.63%) Wireframes
7 5 (12.20%) OO
7 5 (12.20%) OOP
8 4 (9.76%) Mobile Development
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) ES6
3 4 (9.76%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Perforce
2 2 (4.88%) Mapbox
3 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Reuters
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