The table below looks at the statistics for WebSockets skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 537 529 526
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 49 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.054% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.19% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 37
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £303 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £466 £500
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14210 14033 14718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 28.92% 27.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9197 9178 9185
Average daily rate £375 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 239 346
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WebSockets
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSockets Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSockets
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSockets Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSockets
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSockets across the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

WebSockets Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSockets
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSockets across the England region.

WebSockets Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSockets
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSockets within the England region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +36 35 £450 +15.38% 4
South East - 12 £400 -
East of England - - - - 6
Yorkshire - - - -
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WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
2 34 (45.95%) Java
3 28 (37.84%) AngularJS
4 24 (32.43%) HTML
5 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
6 20 (27.03%) REST
6 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (27.03%) Banking
7 19 (25.68%) Software Engineering
7 19 (25.68%) HTML5
8 18 (24.32%) Linux
9 17 (22.97%) CSS
9 17 (22.97%) UNIX
9 17 (22.97%) DNS
10 16 (21.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (21.62%) Web Services
10 16 (21.62%) JIRA
10 16 (21.62%) Firewall
10 16 (21.62%) Finance
11 15 (20.27%) Ajax
11 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
12 14 (18.92%) C#
12 14 (18.92%) Python
12 14 (18.92%) JSON
12 14 (18.92%) Node.js
12 14 (18.92%) DevOps
13 13 (17.57%) OO
13 13 (17.57%) Windows
14 12 (16.22%) SOAP
14 12 (16.22%) JMS

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (18.92%) Node.js
2 12 (16.22%) Confluence
3 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
5 4 (5.41%) Apache
6 3 (4.05%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.70%) Jetty
7 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.35%) nginx
8 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) RMDS
1 5 (6.76%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.05%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) DNS
2 16 (21.62%) Firewall
3 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
4 12 (16.22%) Modbus
4 12 (16.22%) MQTT
5 3 (4.05%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.70%) SSL
6 2 (2.70%) HTTP
6 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.35%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) Hazelcast
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) KDB
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.62%) JIRA
3 12 (16.22%) TeamCity
4 9 (12.16%) Jasmine
5 8 (10.81%) Subversion
6 7 (9.46%) Maven
6 7 (9.46%) Grunt
7 6 (8.11%) Mocha
8 4 (5.41%) Trac
9 3 (4.05%) GCC
9 3 (4.05%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (4.05%) Capybara
9 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.05%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.05%) Sublime Text
10 2 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.35%) Hudson
11 1 (1.35%) Bower
General
1 20 (27.03%) Banking
2 16 (21.62%) Finance
3 12 (16.22%) Investment Banking
3 12 (16.22%) Front Office
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.35%) International Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (12.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Architect
4 9 (12.16%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Python Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Digital Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Scala Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) UNIX Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) UI Developer
9 3 (4.05%) DevOps Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) SOA Architect
10 2 (2.70%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) AngularJS
2 24 (32.43%) HTML
3 20 (27.03%) REST
4 19 (25.68%) HTML5
5 17 (22.97%) CSS
6 16 (21.62%) Web Services
7 15 (20.27%) Ajax
8 14 (18.92%) JSON
9 12 (16.22%) JMS
9 12 (16.22%) SOAP
10 11 (14.86%) CSS3
11 10 (13.51%) jQuery
11 10 (13.51%) RESTful
11 10 (13.51%) Middleware
11 10 (13.51%) LESS
12 9 (12.16%) XML
13 8 (10.81%) .NET
13 8 (10.81%) Java EE
14 7 (9.46%) Backbone.js
14 7 (9.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.41%) Open Source
4 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.41%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.05%) Taxonomies
5 3 (4.05%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
7 1 (1.35%) Equities
7 1 (1.35%) DTV
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Linux
2 17 (22.97%) UNIX
3 13 (17.57%) Windows
4 12 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
5 7 (9.46%) Android
6 3 (4.05%) Solaris
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) Software Engineering
3 14 (18.92%) DevOps
4 13 (17.57%) OO
5 11 (14.86%) TDD
5 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.16%) Scrum
7 8 (10.81%) BDD
7 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.46%) SOA
8 7 (9.46%) Pair Programming
8 7 (9.46%) Change Management
8 7 (9.46%) MVC
9 6 (8.11%) OOP
10 5 (6.76%) Analytics
10 5 (6.76%) User Stories
11 4 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (5.41%) SEO
11 4 (5.41%) Content Management
11 4 (5.41%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
2 34 (45.95%) Java
3 14 (18.92%) Python
3 14 (18.92%) C#
4 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.76%) Scala
6 4 (5.41%) XQuery
7 3 (4.05%) C
8 2 (2.70%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (4.05%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.70%) Salt
4 1 (1.35%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) JBoss
1 11 (14.86%) 29West
2 8 (10.81%) Splunk
2 8 (10.81%) TIBCO
3 6 (8.11%) Google
4 5 (6.76%) Informatica
5 4 (5.41%) Adobe
6 3 (4.05%) Facebook
6 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) IBM
7 2 (2.70%) Twitter
7 2 (2.70%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.35%) SAP