The table below looks at the statistics for WebKit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebKit over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WebKit
Rank 622 608 572
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -36
Contract jobs citing WebKit 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.002% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.041% 0.007% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £354
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
14624 13900 13032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 26.94% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10168 9284 8197
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WebKit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebKit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebKit
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebKit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebKit
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebKit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebKit
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebKit within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
England -6 6 - - 4
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 1

WebKit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebKit 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 WebKit.

1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Google
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) GStreamer
4 5 (50.00%) Qt
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) QML
5 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
5 4 (40.00%) DTV
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) DOM
6 3 (30.00%) DVB
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (30.00%) DRM
6 3 (30.00%) IPTV
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (30.00%) STB
6 3 (30.00%) MHEG
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) Sass
7 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design

WebKit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebKit 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 WebKit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DVB
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) PhantomJS
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) CasperJS
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) gulp
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Mocha
3 1 (10.00%) QUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) GStreamer
4 5 (50.00%) Qt
5 4 (40.00%) DOM
5 4 (40.00%) OpenGL
5 4 (40.00%) OpenGL ES
5 4 (40.00%) QML
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) Sass
8 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
8 1 (10.00%) LESS
8 1 (10.00%) Pixi.js
8 1 (10.00%) PlayReady
8 1 (10.00%) Wayland
8 1 (10.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) DTV
2 3 (30.00%) IPTV
2 3 (30.00%) MHEG
2 3 (30.00%) STB
3 1 (10.00%) Animation
3 1 (10.00%) BBC
3 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (10.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) DRM
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Sencha