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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Worklight
Rank 565 554 552
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Worklight 23 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.012% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.043% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 4
Average daily rate
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£345 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
14352 14064 14538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.24% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9603 9357 8846
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
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 166 250 360
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 £16.09 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 October 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 October 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 15 £339 -35.47%
South East - 3 £475 -
Worklight
UK

Worklight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (88.24%) IBM
2 27 (79.41%) WebSphere
3 22 (64.71%) Linux
4 20 (58.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (58.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 20 (58.82%) Jython
5 18 (52.94%) Retail
6 16 (47.06%) Introscope
6 16 (47.06%) SSL
7 14 (41.18%) Apache
7 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 14 (41.18%) HTML
8 13 (38.24%) Middleware
9 12 (35.29%) Objective-C
10 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
10 11 (32.35%) AIX
10 11 (32.35%) Python
10 11 (32.35%) HTTP
10 11 (32.35%) DNS
10 11 (32.35%) ITIL
10 11 (32.35%) Perl
10 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (32.35%) Mobile App
11 10 (29.41%) Adobe CQ
11 10 (29.41%) ATG
12 9 (26.47%) SUSE
12 9 (26.47%) Dojo
12 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
13 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
14 7 (20.59%) N-Tier

Worklight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 27 (79.41%) WebSphere
2 20 (58.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 20 (58.82%) IBM HTTP Server
3 14 (41.18%) Apache
4 10 (29.41%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SSL
2 11 (32.35%) HTTP
2 11 (32.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Introscope
2 3 (8.82%) Xcode
2 3 (8.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (52.94%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Administrator
2 9 (26.47%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Server Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.88%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) Middleware
3 9 (26.47%) Dojo
4 7 (20.59%) CSS3
4 7 (20.59%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 5 (14.71%) JSON
7 4 (11.76%) iOS SDK
7 4 (11.76%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) XML
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.82%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) Android NDK
9 2 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (5.88%) RESTful
10 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (2.94%) jQuery
10 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
10 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Mobile App
2 7 (20.59%) N-Tier
3 5 (14.71%) PMI
4 4 (11.76%) Data Structures
4 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) AIX
3 9 (26.47%) SUSE
4 5 (14.71%) Android
4 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
4 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
6 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
1 11 (32.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.71%) OO
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Memory Management
4 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) OOD
4 4 (11.76%) Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Android Development
5 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Jython
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) Objective-C
4 11 (32.35%) Perl
4 11 (32.35%) Python
4 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
5 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
6 6 (17.65%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) ATG
3 4 (11.76%) Kony
4 3 (8.82%) Appcelerator
5 1 (2.94%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Motorpoint Ltd
Rate: £50,000 per annum pro rata
Posted: 12 days ago