The table below looks at the statistics for WebSockets skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WebSockets
Rank - 24 25
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.50% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.17% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £275 £551
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £375 £525
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSockets
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.49% 11.88% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 28
Median daily rate £370 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £330 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -23.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

WebSockets
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing WebSockets as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSockets Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WebSockets
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

WebSockets Daily Rate Trend in Dorset