The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 179 215 219
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.042% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£438 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £381 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1657 2088 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.11% 29.58% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1241 1630 1619
Average daily rate £450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
WebSockets
London

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 15 (83.33%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Ajax
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) REST
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) JBoss
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
5 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (33.33%) Java EE
5 6 (33.33%) Node.js
5 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) JMS
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 4 (22.22%) CSS3
7 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) Subversion
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 3 (16.67%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 6 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.56%) Jetty
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) Hazelcast
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 3 (16.67%) Capybara
2 3 (16.67%) Sinon.JS
2 3 (16.67%) Sublime Text
3 2 (11.11%) Grunt
3 2 (11.11%) Mocha
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Ajax
1 11 (61.11%) REST
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) Java EE
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) JMS
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 3 (16.67%) JSLint
6 3 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) Ext JS
6 3 (16.67%) YUI
6 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (16.67%) Taxonomies
3 2 (11.11%) Market Risk
4 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) AOP
7 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) 29West
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 14 days ago