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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 197 217 215
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.056% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £543 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.65% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £509 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £577 £435
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 - £35.00 -
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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
1754 2116 2105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.64% 29.66% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1606 1628
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 (71.43%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Ajax
2 12 (57.14%) REST
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 8 (38.10%) Node.js
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) JBoss
6 7 (33.33%) Web Services
6 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (33.33%) Java EE
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 7 (33.33%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) JMS
7 5 (23.81%) SOAP
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Dojo
7 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (23.81%) User Experience
8 4 (19.05%) CSS3
8 4 (19.05%) HTML5
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 4 (19.05%) Fat Client

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 8 (38.10%) Node.js
2 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) Jetty
4 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (14.29%) Capybara
2 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 3 (14.29%) Sinon.JS
2 3 (14.29%) Sublime Text
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) Mocha
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) UI Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SOA Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
7 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Ajax
1 12 (57.14%) REST
2 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) Java EE
4 7 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 7 (33.33%) JSON
5 5 (23.81%) JMS
5 5 (23.81%) SOAP
5 5 (23.81%) Dojo
5 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) XHTML
7 3 (14.29%) Swing
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
2 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
3 3 (14.29%) Taxonomies
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Market Risk
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.76%) RIA
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) OO
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 3 (14.29%) Memory Management
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
6 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) AOP
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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