The table below looks at the statistics for Worklight 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 Worklight over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Worklight
Rank 563 550 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Worklight 16 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.004% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.014% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate
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£378 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £700 -
% change year-on-year
-23.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Worklight
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
13987 14142 14723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 29.13% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9035 9265 9178
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 238 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Worklight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Worklight Jobs Demand Trend in England

Worklight
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Worklight Daily Rate Trend in England

Worklight
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Worklight across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Worklight Daily Rate Histogram in England

Worklight
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 Worklight within the England region over the 3 months to 20 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +23 10 £330 -
Worklight
UK

Worklight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Worklight 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 Worklight.

1 28 (90.32%) IBM
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
3 20 (64.52%) Retail
4 17 (54.84%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
5 16 (51.61%) Dojo
6 14 (45.16%) Objective-C
6 14 (45.16%) IBM HTTP Server
6 14 (45.16%) Jython
6 14 (45.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (45.16%) AIX
7 13 (41.94%) Mobile App
8 12 (38.71%) Apache
8 12 (38.71%) SSL
8 12 (38.71%) Introscope
9 11 (35.48%) Middleware
10 9 (29.03%) CSS
10 9 (29.03%) HTML5
11 8 (25.81%) CSS3
11 8 (25.81%) Java
11 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
12 7 (22.58%) N-Tier
12 7 (22.58%) HTTP
12 7 (22.58%) DNS
12 7 (22.58%) Perl
12 7 (22.58%) Ant
12 7 (22.58%) ITIL
12 7 (22.58%) UNIX
12 7 (22.58%) Python

Worklight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Worklight 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 Worklight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
2 14 (45.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (45.16%) IBM HTTP Server
3 12 (38.71%) Apache
4 7 (22.58%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (16.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) SSL
2 7 (22.58%) HTTP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Introscope
2 7 (22.58%) Ant
2 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) Grunt
3 5 (16.13%) Yeoman
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
General
1 20 (64.52%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Server Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) Dojo
3 11 (35.48%) Middleware
4 9 (29.03%) HTML5
4 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) CSS3
6 7 (22.58%) RESTful
7 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (16.13%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (6.45%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (3.23%) jQuery
10 1 (3.23%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Mobile App
2 7 (22.58%) N-Tier
3 5 (16.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) AIX
3 7 (22.58%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) SUSE
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) Objective-C
2 14 (45.16%) Jython
3 8 (25.81%) Java
4 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
4 7 (22.58%) Perl
4 7 (22.58%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) IBM
2 7 (22.58%) ATG
3 2 (6.45%) Sencha