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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 394 400 394
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 34 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.075% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 20
Average daily rate
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£521 £513 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.70% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £374 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £587 £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
England

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
7469 7851 7505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.32% 30.99% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5488 5718 5331
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £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 39 48 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £59.87 £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 21 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 21 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 +25 7 £425 -21.65% 5
WebSockets
England

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 42 (63.64%) Java
2 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
5 23 (34.85%) HTML
5 23 (34.85%) Linux
6 21 (31.82%) UNIX
6 21 (31.82%) Banking
7 20 (30.30%) DNS
8 19 (28.79%) Firewall
8 19 (28.79%) HTML5
9 18 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (27.27%) Finance
10 17 (25.76%) REST
10 17 (25.76%) DevOps
11 16 (24.24%) Node.js
11 16 (24.24%) CSS
12 15 (22.73%) Ajax
12 15 (22.73%) JIRA
12 15 (22.73%) Confluence
12 15 (22.73%) TeamCity
13 14 (21.21%) 29West
14 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (18.18%) Web Services
15 12 (18.18%) JBoss
15 12 (18.18%) Backbone.js
16 11 (16.67%) Front Office
16 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
17 10 (15.15%) TDD

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 16 (24.24%) Node.js
2 15 (22.73%) Confluence
3 12 (18.18%) JBoss
4 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.55%) Apache
6 3 (4.55%) Jetty
6 3 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) RMDS
2 3 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) DNS
2 19 (28.79%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.03%) SSL
4 2 (3.03%) HTTP
4 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.52%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.55%) Hazelcast
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) KDB
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.73%) JIRA
2 15 (22.73%) TeamCity
3 9 (13.64%) Jasmine
3 9 (13.64%) Grunt
4 8 (12.12%) Maven
5 6 (9.09%) Subversion
6 5 (7.58%) Mocha
7 4 (6.06%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (4.55%) Sublime Text
8 3 (4.55%) Capybara
8 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.55%) GCC
8 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 3 (4.55%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (1.52%) Bower
General
1 21 (31.82%) Banking
2 18 (27.27%) Finance
3 11 (16.67%) Front Office
4 10 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 6 (9.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.52%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.03%) SOA Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (3.03%) DevOps Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 23 (34.85%) HTML
3 19 (28.79%) HTML5
4 17 (25.76%) REST
5 16 (24.24%) CSS
6 15 (22.73%) Ajax
7 12 (18.18%) Web Services
7 12 (18.18%) Backbone.js
8 9 (13.64%) CSS3
8 9 (13.64%) Java EE
9 8 (12.12%) SOAP
9 8 (12.12%) Middleware
9 8 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (10.61%) D3.js
10 7 (10.61%) LESS
10 7 (10.61%) JMS
10 7 (10.61%) JSON
10 7 (10.61%) Dojo
10 7 (10.61%) jQuery
10 7 (10.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (15.15%) User Experience
3 7 (10.61%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.58%) Thin Client
4 5 (7.58%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.06%) Taxonomies
6 3 (4.55%) Open Source
6 3 (4.55%) Market Risk
7 2 (3.03%) PKI
7 2 (3.03%) RIA
7 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.52%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.52%) Derivative
8 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) UNIX
3 3 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) DevOps
3 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.15%) TDD
5 10 (15.15%) Scrum
6 9 (13.64%) OO
7 7 (10.61%) BDD
8 6 (9.09%) SOA
9 5 (7.58%) Change Management
9 5 (7.58%) User Stories
9 5 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.06%) Web Development
10 4 (6.06%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.55%) AOP
11 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.55%) Use Case
11 3 (4.55%) Memory Management
11 3 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) Java
2 36 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.55%) C
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) SQL
6 1 (1.52%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.52%) Salt
2 1 (1.52%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) 29West
2 6 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 5 (7.58%) Splunk
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Informatica
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 3 (4.55%) Adobe
4 3 (4.55%) Facebook
4 3 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.52%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) GoldenSource
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