The table below looks at the statistics for Worklight skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Worklight over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Worklight
Rank - 249 238
Contract jobs citing Worklight 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.065% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.26% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £378 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £378 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Worklight
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2205 2273 1985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.45% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1307 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 62
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.75 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Worklight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Worklight Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Worklight
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Worklight Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Worklight
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Fredhopper
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile First
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Retail

Worklight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 4 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 4 (100.00%) IBM