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 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSockets
Rank 565 564 499
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -65
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 14 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.037% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.14% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 8
Average daily rate
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£520 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £538 -
% change year-on-year
-25.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSockets
UK

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
13752 13864 11648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.06% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9015 9070 7417
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 210 331
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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 0 13 £520 +4.00% 5
North West - 1 £400 - 1
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 4
North East - - - -
WebSockets
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WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) HTML5
2 25 (60.98%) AngularJS
3 23 (56.10%) CSS
4 16 (39.02%) Web Services
5 15 (36.59%) Ajax
5 15 (36.59%) jQuery
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (34.15%) CSS3
7 13 (31.71%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (24.39%) C#
9 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
9 10 (24.39%) Banking
9 10 (24.39%) JSON
10 9 (21.95%) Lightstreamer
11 8 (19.51%) Ext JS
11 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
11 8 (19.51%) Spring
11 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
12 7 (17.07%) Python
12 7 (17.07%) HTTP
12 7 (17.07%) Investment Banking
12 7 (17.07%) Finance
12 7 (17.07%) Fixed Income
12 7 (17.07%) Web Development
12 7 (17.07%) Sencha Touch
12 7 (17.07%) REST
12 7 (17.07%) Modbus

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (21.95%) Lightstreamer
2 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) Node.js
4 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) Confluence
6 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.44%) Jetty
6 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 7 (17.07%) Modbus
2 7 (17.07%) MQTT
3 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) HTTPS
4 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.88%) SSL
5 2 (4.88%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) Riak
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.44%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Maven
2 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.32%) Grunt
5 2 (4.88%) Mocha
5 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) WebLOAD
6 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.44%) JMeter
6 1 (2.44%) Ant
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Ivy
General
1 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Front Office
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Web Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) HTML
1 25 (60.98%) HTML5
1 25 (60.98%) AngularJS
2 23 (56.10%) CSS
3 16 (39.02%) Web Services
4 15 (36.59%) jQuery
4 15 (36.59%) Ajax
5 14 (34.15%) CSS3
6 11 (26.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (24.39%) JSON
8 8 (19.51%) Ext JS
8 8 (19.51%) Spring
8 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
9 7 (17.07%) REST
9 7 (17.07%) Sencha Touch
10 6 (14.63%) RESTful
10 6 (14.63%) XML
11 5 (12.20%) JSP
11 5 (12.20%) Servlets
12 4 (9.76%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Fixed Income
2 6 (14.63%) User Experience
3 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) Streaming Video
5 2 (4.88%) PKI
5 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.44%) FMCG
6 1 (2.44%) iPhone
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) Equities
6 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.44%) W3C
6 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.88%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Web Development
3 5 (12.20%) Multithreading
3 5 (12.20%) MVC
3 5 (12.20%) OO
4 4 (9.76%) CRM
4 4 (9.76%) Memory Management
5 3 (7.32%) Microservices
5 3 (7.32%) SOA
5 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) System Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Web Usability
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Product Management
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) IronPython
7 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.88%) VC++
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) C
8 1 (2.44%) PHP5
8 1 (2.44%) R
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
2 1 (2.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Sencha
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) CA
3 3 (7.32%) Google
3 3 (7.32%) Gemalto
4 2 (4.88%) 29West
4 2 (4.88%) Splunk
4 2 (4.88%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
5 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Zend