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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 546 531 530
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 34 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.057% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 10
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£543 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £652 £591 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13982 13567 13324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.81% 28.53% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9637 8975 8250
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +20 31 £550 +2.32% 3
South East -19 1 - - 4
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
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WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 53 (64.63%) JavaScript
2 41 (50.00%) Java
3 36 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (42.68%) AngularJS
5 31 (37.80%) HTML
6 27 (32.93%) HTML5
7 26 (31.71%) Linux
8 25 (30.49%) Git (software)
9 22 (26.83%) UNIX
9 22 (26.83%) DNS
10 21 (25.61%) Firewall
11 19 (23.17%) CSS
12 18 (21.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (21.95%) DevOps
13 17 (20.73%) TeamCity
13 17 (20.73%) Confluence
13 17 (20.73%) Banking
13 17 (20.73%) JIRA
14 16 (19.51%) 29West
15 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
15 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
15 15 (18.29%) Web Services
16 14 (17.07%) C#
16 14 (17.07%) Finance
17 13 (15.85%) Node.js
18 12 (14.63%) MQTT
18 12 (14.63%) Modbus
18 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
18 12 (14.63%) Windows
18 12 (14.63%) Python

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (20.73%) Confluence
2 13 (15.85%) Node.js
3 9 (10.98%) WebLogic
3 9 (10.98%) JBoss
3 9 (10.98%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (3.66%) Jetty
6 3 (3.66%) Apache
6 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) DNS
2 21 (25.61%) Firewall
3 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.63%) Modbus
4 12 (14.63%) MQTT
5 3 (3.66%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.44%) SSL
6 2 (2.44%) HTTP
6 2 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.22%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.66%) MySQL
3 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.66%) QlikView
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Redis
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 25 (30.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.73%) TeamCity
2 17 (20.73%) JIRA
3 8 (9.76%) Jasmine
3 8 (9.76%) Grunt
4 6 (7.32%) Maven
5 4 (4.88%) Subversion
6 3 (3.66%) Mocha
6 3 (3.66%) GCC
7 1 (1.22%) JMeter
7 1 (1.22%) WebLOAD
7 1 (1.22%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.22%) Bower
General
1 17 (20.73%) Banking
2 14 (17.07%) Finance
3 11 (13.41%) Front Office
4 8 (9.76%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Games
7 1 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.22%) International Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (65.85%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Web Developer
3 13 (15.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (13.41%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Java Web Developer
10 3 (3.66%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Software Architect
11 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.44%) SOA Architect
11 2 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.68%) AngularJS
2 31 (37.80%) HTML
3 27 (32.93%) HTML5
4 19 (23.17%) CSS
5 15 (18.29%) Web Services
6 11 (13.41%) Ajax
6 11 (13.41%) REST
7 9 (10.98%) Java EE
7 9 (10.98%) Spring
7 9 (10.98%) jQuery
7 9 (10.98%) Backbone.js
8 8 (9.76%) RESTful
8 8 (9.76%) CSS3
8 8 (9.76%) Middleware
9 7 (8.54%) JMS
9 7 (8.54%) D3.js
9 7 (8.54%) Underscore.js
10 6 (7.32%) JSON
11 5 (6.10%) Swing
11 5 (6.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (8.54%) Fixed Income
3 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
4 5 (6.10%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.10%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.44%) RIA
6 2 (2.44%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.44%) PKI
6 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.44%) FMCG
7 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.22%) Derivative
7 1 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.22%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 22 (26.83%) UNIX
3 12 (14.63%) Windows
3 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.66%) Solaris
5 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) DevOps
3 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (10.98%) SOA
6 7 (8.54%) CRM
6 7 (8.54%) TDD
7 6 (7.32%) OO
7 6 (7.32%) Scrum
8 5 (6.10%) Change Management
8 5 (6.10%) MVC
8 5 (6.10%) User Stories
9 4 (4.88%) BDD
9 4 (4.88%) Microservices
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.88%) Web Development
10 3 (3.66%) Use Case
10 3 (3.66%) Memory Management
10 3 (3.66%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 53 (64.63%) JavaScript
2 41 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (17.07%) C#
4 12 (14.63%) Python
5 10 (12.20%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.32%) SQL
7 5 (6.10%) C
8 3 (3.66%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.44%) Salt
2 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) 29West
2 7 (8.54%) Splunk
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Informatica
4 4 (4.88%) Facebook
4 4 (4.88%) Google
5 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.66%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.44%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.22%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.22%) Tableau
7 1 (1.22%) Sage