The table below looks at the statistics for WebSockets skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 195 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 10 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.041% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £375 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1758 2178 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.73% 29.66% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1649 1693
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -16.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WebSockets
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSockets across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSockets Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSockets
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSockets across the City of London region.

WebSockets Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSockets
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSockets across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

WebSockets Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebSockets also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSockets.

1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Ajax
2 12 (60.00%) REST
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (40.00%) JBoss
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
7 7 (35.00%) Java EE
7 7 (35.00%) JSON
8 6 (30.00%) Node.js
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (30.00%) CSS
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) OO
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) SOAP
9 5 (25.00%) JMS
10 4 (20.00%) SOA
10 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
10 4 (20.00%) Subversion
10 4 (20.00%) CSS3
10 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
10 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebSockets also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSockets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.00%) Jetty
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (15.00%) Capybara
2 3 (15.00%) Sinon.JS
2 3 (15.00%) Sublime Text
3 2 (10.00%) Grunt
3 2 (10.00%) Mocha
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) UI Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Ajax
1 12 (60.00%) REST
2 7 (35.00%) Java EE
2 7 (35.00%) JSON
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
4 5 (25.00%) JMS
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (15.00%) LESS
6 3 (15.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (15.00%) Ext JS
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
6 3 (15.00%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (15.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (10.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
6 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) OOP
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) AOP
8 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) 29West
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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