The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 570 595
Contract jobs citing WebLOAD 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.015% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.13% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7258 6250 6319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 11.72% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4640 4003 3619
Average daily rate £390 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 132 217
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 £24.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 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
Leeds - - - - 1
London - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
South East - - - -
England - - - - 2

WebLOAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Cordys
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Introscope
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) JRules
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

WebLOAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Introscope
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JRules
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Compuware
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle