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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSockets
Rank 390 412 367
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 30 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.088% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.28% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 31
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£600 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £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 - - -
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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 19 September 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 19 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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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 +29 4 £425 -27.35% 2
WebSockets
England

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (64.52%) Java
2 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 24 (38.71%) Git (software)
5 21 (33.87%) Linux
5 21 (33.87%) Banking
6 20 (32.26%) UNIX
6 20 (32.26%) DNS
7 19 (30.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (30.65%) Firewall
7 19 (30.65%) REST
8 18 (29.03%) HTML
9 17 (27.42%) JIRA
9 17 (27.42%) AngularJS
9 17 (27.42%) DevOps
10 15 (24.19%) Confluence
10 15 (24.19%) TeamCity
10 15 (24.19%) Ajax
10 15 (24.19%) Finance
11 14 (22.58%) Web Services
12 13 (20.97%) CSS
12 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
12 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (20.97%) HTML5
12 13 (20.97%) Node.js
13 12 (19.35%) 29West
13 12 (19.35%) Investment Banking
13 12 (19.35%) Front Office
13 12 (19.35%) TDD
13 12 (19.35%) JBoss

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (24.19%) Confluence
2 13 (20.97%) Node.js
3 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
3 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.84%) Jetty
6 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) RMDS
2 3 (4.84%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) DNS
2 19 (30.65%) Firewall
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.84%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.23%) SSL
4 2 (3.23%) HTTP
4 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.61%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) Hazelcast
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) KDB
Development Applications
1 24 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 17 (27.42%) JIRA
3 15 (24.19%) TeamCity
4 9 (14.52%) Jasmine
5 8 (12.90%) Grunt
6 7 (11.29%) Subversion
6 7 (11.29%) Maven
7 5 (8.06%) Mocha
8 4 (6.45%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.84%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.84%) GCC
9 3 (4.84%) Sublime Text
9 3 (4.84%) Capybara
10 2 (3.23%) Trac
11 1 (1.61%) Hudson
11 1 (1.61%) Bower
11 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 21 (33.87%) Banking
2 15 (24.19%) Finance
3 12 (19.35%) Investment Banking
3 12 (19.35%) Front Office
4 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.61%) International Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 6 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.84%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (3.23%) DevOps Manager
9 2 (3.23%) SOA Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) REST
2 18 (29.03%) HTML
3 17 (27.42%) AngularJS
4 15 (24.19%) Ajax
5 14 (22.58%) Web Services
6 13 (20.97%) CSS
6 13 (20.97%) HTML5
7 10 (16.13%) SOAP
7 10 (16.13%) Middleware
7 10 (16.13%) JSON
8 9 (14.52%) Java EE
8 9 (14.52%) JMS
9 8 (12.90%) RESTful
9 8 (12.90%) jQuery
9 8 (12.90%) CSS3
9 8 (12.90%) LESS
10 7 (11.29%) XML
11 6 (9.68%) Backbone.js
12 5 (8.06%) Spring
12 5 (8.06%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (17.74%) User Experience
3 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.29%) Fixed Income
5 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
5 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
5 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.45%) Taxonomies
7 3 (4.84%) Open Source
7 3 (4.84%) Market Risk
8 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.23%) PKI
9 1 (1.61%) Equities
9 1 (1.61%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.61%) Derivative
9 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (1.61%) RIA
9 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 20 (32.26%) UNIX
3 4 (6.45%) Android
3 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) DevOps
3 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
3 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.35%) TDD
5 10 (16.13%) OO
5 10 (16.13%) Scrum
6 8 (12.90%) BDD
7 7 (11.29%) Change Management
8 6 (9.68%) SOA
8 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
9 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (8.06%) User Stories
10 4 (6.45%) OOP
11 3 (4.84%) MVC
11 3 (4.84%) AOP
11 3 (4.84%) Web Development
11 3 (4.84%) Memory Management
11 3 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.84%) C
5 2 (3.23%) Scala
5 2 (3.23%) XQuery
6 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.61%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Salt
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) 29West
1 12 (19.35%) JBoss
2 7 (11.29%) TIBCO
2 7 (11.29%) Splunk
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Adobe
5 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Facebook
6 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago