The table below looks at the statistics for WebSockets skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 385 403 382
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 31 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.28% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 27
Average daily rate
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£550 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.22% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £697 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
WebSockets
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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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7455 7740 7583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.24% 31.13% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5414 5633 5361
Average daily rate £424 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £75.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WebSockets
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSockets Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSockets
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSockets Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSockets
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSockets across the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

WebSockets Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSockets
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSockets within the London region over the 3 months to 2 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
City of London +20 5 £425 -21.65% 2
WebSockets
England

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (61.54%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
4 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
5 22 (33.85%) HTML
6 21 (32.31%) Linux
7 20 (30.77%) Banking
7 20 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 19 (29.23%) REST
8 19 (29.23%) UNIX
8 19 (29.23%) DNS
9 18 (27.69%) Firewall
10 17 (26.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (26.15%) HTML5
11 16 (24.62%) DevOps
11 16 (24.62%) CSS
11 16 (24.62%) Finance
12 15 (23.08%) Ajax
12 15 (23.08%) JIRA
13 14 (21.54%) Web Services
13 14 (21.54%) Confluence
13 14 (21.54%) Node.js
13 14 (21.54%) TeamCity
14 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (20.00%) 29West
15 12 (18.46%) JBoss
16 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
16 11 (16.92%) TDD
17 10 (15.38%) User Experience
17 10 (15.38%) Investment Banking

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (21.54%) Confluence
1 14 (21.54%) Node.js
2 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (4.62%) Jetty
5 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) RMDS
2 3 (4.62%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) DNS
2 18 (27.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.08%) HTTP
4 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.54%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.62%) Hazelcast
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) KDB
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.08%) JIRA
3 14 (21.54%) TeamCity
4 9 (13.85%) Jasmine
5 8 (12.31%) Grunt
6 7 (10.77%) Subversion
6 7 (10.77%) Maven
7 5 (7.69%) Mocha
8 4 (6.15%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.62%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.62%) GCC
9 3 (4.62%) Capybara
9 3 (4.62%) Sublime Text
10 1 (1.54%) Hudson
10 1 (1.54%) Trac
10 1 (1.54%) Bower
10 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 20 (30.77%) Banking
2 16 (24.62%) Finance
3 10 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Front Office
4 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.54%) International Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (63.08%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (3.08%) DevOps Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) SOA Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) HTML
2 20 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 19 (29.23%) REST
4 17 (26.15%) HTML5
5 16 (24.62%) CSS
6 15 (23.08%) Ajax
7 14 (21.54%) Web Services
8 10 (15.38%) JSON
8 10 (15.38%) SOAP
8 10 (15.38%) Middleware
9 9 (13.85%) JMS
9 9 (13.85%) Java EE
9 9 (13.85%) Backbone.js
9 9 (13.85%) CSS3
10 8 (12.31%) jQuery
10 8 (12.31%) RESTful
11 7 (10.77%) LESS
11 7 (10.77%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (9.23%) Dojo
12 6 (9.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (15.38%) User Experience
3 7 (10.77%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 5 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.15%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.15%) Taxonomies
6 3 (4.62%) Market Risk
6 3 (4.62%) Open Source
7 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.08%) PKI
8 1 (1.54%) Derivative
8 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.54%) Mobile Games
8 1 (1.54%) Equities
8 1 (1.54%) RIA
8 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) UNIX
3 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.15%) Android
4 3 (4.62%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) Windows
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) DevOps
3 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.92%) TDD
5 10 (15.38%) Scrum
6 9 (13.85%) OO
7 7 (10.77%) SOA
7 7 (10.77%) BDD
8 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 5 (7.69%) Change Management
8 5 (7.69%) User Stories
8 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.15%) Web Development
10 3 (4.62%) AOP
10 3 (4.62%) MVC
10 3 (4.62%) Use Case
10 3 (4.62%) Memory Management
10 3 (4.62%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) Java
2 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.62%) C
5 2 (3.08%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.54%) XQuery
6 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.54%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) 29West
2 12 (18.46%) JBoss
3 7 (10.77%) TIBCO
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (7.69%) Informatica
4 5 (7.69%) Splunk
5 4 (6.15%) Google
6 3 (4.62%) IBM
6 3 (4.62%) Adobe
6 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) Facebook
7 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.54%) GoldenSource
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.54%) Tableau
8 1 (1.54%) SaltStack
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