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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Worklight
Rank 560 542 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Worklight 22 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.006% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.021% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 0
Average daily rate
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£353 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 - -
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
14196 14151 14913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.06% 29.33% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9332 9313 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
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 166 242 357
Average hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +18 16 £339 -33.90%
Worklight
UK

Worklight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 33 (91.67%) IBM
2 30 (83.33%) WebSphere
3 26 (72.22%) Linux
4 23 (63.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 23 (63.89%) Jython
4 23 (63.89%) IBM HTTP Server
5 21 (58.33%) Retail
6 18 (50.00%) Introscope
6 18 (50.00%) SSL
7 17 (47.22%) Apache
8 15 (41.67%) AIX
8 15 (41.67%) Middleware
9 13 (36.11%) HTML
10 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 12 (33.33%) SUSE
10 12 (33.33%) Dojo
10 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
11 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (30.56%) Perl
11 11 (30.56%) ITIL
11 11 (30.56%) Python
11 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
11 11 (30.56%) HTTP
11 11 (30.56%) DNS
12 10 (27.78%) Objective-C
12 10 (27.78%) ATG
12 10 (27.78%) Adobe CQ
13 9 (25.00%) Mobile App
14 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
15 7 (19.44%) N-Tier

Worklight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 30 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 23 (63.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 23 (63.89%) IBM HTTP Server
3 17 (47.22%) Apache
4 10 (27.78%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (5.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) SSL
2 11 (30.56%) HTTP
2 11 (30.56%) DNS
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Introscope
2 3 (8.33%) Ant
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) Grunt
3 2 (5.56%) Yeoman
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 21 (58.33%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
1 10 (27.78%) Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Middleware
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) Dojo
4 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (13.89%) CSS
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
8 2 (5.56%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (19.44%) N-Tier
2 7 (19.44%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) AIX
3 12 (33.33%) SUSE
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
1 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Line Management
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Jython
2 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) Perl
3 11 (30.56%) Python
3 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
4 10 (27.78%) Objective-C
5 4 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) IBM
2 10 (27.78%) ATG
3 2 (5.56%) Sencha