The first table below looks at the demand for WebLOAD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLOAD over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 592 565 583
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Contract jobs citing WebLOAD 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.051% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£350 £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6995 5870 6070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.80% 11.50% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4485 3689 3562
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 221
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.65 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

WebLOAD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebLOAD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebLOAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebLOAD
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebLOAD Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebLOAD
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLOAD within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
South East -9 1 £350 +7.69% 1
England -30 1 £350 - 2
Sittingbourne - 1 £350 -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Leeds - - - -
London - - - - 1
Reading - - - - 1
Rochester - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1

WebLOAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebLOAD 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 WebLOAD.

1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Ingres
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) OS/400
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP

WebLOAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebLOAD 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 WebLOAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Extranet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Ingres
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) Introscope
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OS/400
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Compuware
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle