The table below looks at the statistics for WebGL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebGL over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WebGL
Rank 647 612 611
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -1
Contract jobs citing WebGL 11 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.034% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.071% 0.13% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 6
Average daily rate £350 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15413 14955 14841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.57% 26.78% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10766 9686 9710
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 202 204
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WebGL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebGL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebGL
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebGL within the UK.

WebGL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebGL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebGL within the UK.

WebGL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebGL
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebGL within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -37 11 £350 -26.31% 5
London -6 10 £350 -26.31% 1
City of London - 1 £325 - 1
Manchester - 1 £350 - 1
North West - 1 £350 - 2

WebGL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebGL 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 WebGL.

1 22 (95.65%) AngularJS
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 18 (78.26%) Front End Development
4 15 (65.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (60.87%) Animation
5 14 (60.87%) 3D Rendering
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) HTML5
9 4 (17.39%) D3.js
9 4 (17.39%) Three.js
10 3 (13.04%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) Java
10 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
10 3 (13.04%) gulp
10 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
11 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
11 2 (8.70%) Protractor
11 2 (8.70%) Big Data
11 2 (8.70%) Sass
11 2 (8.70%) Node.js
11 2 (8.70%) CSS3
11 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
11 2 (8.70%) jQuery
11 2 (8.70%) Web Development
11 2 (8.70%) Banking
11 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
11 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics

WebGL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebGL 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 WebGL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) gulp
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Protractor
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Grunt
3 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.35%) Mocha
3 1 (4.35%) QUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Angular Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Lead Developer
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (17.39%) HTML Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Designer
7 2 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Visual Designer
8 1 (4.35%) Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) CSS Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Games Developer
8 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Designer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) AngularJS
2 15 (65.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) D3.js
6 4 (17.39%) Three.js
7 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) Sass
8 1 (4.35%) Django
8 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
8 1 (4.35%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (4.35%) J2EE
8 1 (4.35%) Java EE
8 1 (4.35%) Lucene
8 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
8 1 (4.35%) SVG
8 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
8 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Animation
2 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Biology
4 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Life Science
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Online Games
4 1 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Front End Development
2 14 (60.87%) 3D Rendering
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Discovery
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter