The table below looks at the statistics for WebSockets skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSockets
Rank 563 544 530
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 19 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.030% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £595 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £438 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
13576 13373 12086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.64% 27.09% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8850 8409 7599
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 245 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

WebSockets
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSockets Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSockets
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebSockets Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSockets
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSockets within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

WebSockets Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSockets
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebSockets Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSockets
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSockets within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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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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 -23 16 £425 -5.55% 17
South East -5 8 £400 -5.88%
London -5 8 £525 +10.52% 4
City of London +14 1 - -
North West - - - - 4
South Wales - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - - 3
Bletchley - - - -
East of England - - - - 7
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
St Albans - - - - 2
Warrington - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - - 5
Oxfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 2
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - - 2
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebSockets 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 WebSockets.

1 47 (87.04%) JavaScript
2 36 (66.67%) HTML
2 36 (66.67%) HTML5
3 34 (62.96%) AngularJS
4 30 (55.56%) CSS
5 17 (31.48%) CSS3
5 17 (31.48%) Backbone.js
6 16 (29.63%) Ajax
7 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (27.78%) Web Services
7 15 (27.78%) Java
7 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 14 (25.93%) jQuery
9 13 (24.07%) Node.js
10 12 (22.22%) D3.js
10 12 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (22.22%) Linux
11 9 (16.67%) C#
11 9 (16.67%) Fixed Income
12 8 (14.81%) Banking
12 8 (14.81%) Spring
12 8 (14.81%) JSON
12 8 (14.81%) UNIX
12 8 (14.81%) User Experience
12 8 (14.81%) Ext JS
12 8 (14.81%) Lightstreamer
13 7 (12.96%) TeamCity
13 7 (12.96%) Sencha Touch
13 7 (12.96%) Modbus
13 7 (12.96%) LESS

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebSockets 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 WebSockets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.07%) Node.js
2 8 (14.81%) Lightstreamer
3 7 (12.96%) Confluence
4 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.70%) Jetty
5 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
1 7 (12.96%) DNS
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
1 7 (12.96%) Modbus
1 7 (12.96%) MQTT
2 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.56%) QlikView
5 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) VoltDB
6 1 (1.85%) Redis
6 1 (1.85%) Riak
6 1 (1.85%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) Grunt
2 7 (12.96%) TeamCity
2 7 (12.96%) JIRA
3 6 (11.11%) Subversion
3 6 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.70%) Mocha
6 1 (1.85%) Gradle
6 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (1.85%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) JUnit
6 1 (1.85%) WebLOAD
General
1 8 (14.81%) Banking
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Front Office
4 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C++/C# Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (66.67%) HTML
1 36 (66.67%) HTML5
2 34 (62.96%) AngularJS
3 30 (55.56%) CSS
4 17 (31.48%) CSS3
4 17 (31.48%) Backbone.js
5 16 (29.63%) Ajax
6 15 (27.78%) Web Services
7 14 (25.93%) jQuery
8 12 (22.22%) D3.js
8 12 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (14.81%) Spring
9 8 (14.81%) JSON
9 8 (14.81%) Ext JS
10 7 (12.96%) LESS
10 7 (12.96%) Sencha Touch
11 6 (11.11%) REST
11 6 (11.11%) Sass
12 5 (9.26%) Underscore.js
12 5 (9.26%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 8 (14.81%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.70%) RIA
5 2 (3.70%) FMCG
5 2 (3.70%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.70%) Equities
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.85%) Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) W3C
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) UNIX
3 6 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) CRM
2 7 (12.96%) MVC
3 6 (11.11%) Web Development
3 6 (11.11%) OO
3 6 (11.11%) DevOps
4 4 (7.41%) Microservices
4 4 (7.41%) SOA
4 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.41%) TDD
4 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.56%) Memory Management
5 3 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.70%) BDD
6 2 (3.70%) Web Usability
6 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) C#
4 7 (12.96%) Python
5 6 (11.11%) SQL
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.56%) IronPython
7 3 (5.56%) Dart
8 2 (3.70%) VC++
8 2 (3.70%) C++
8 2 (3.70%) C
9 1 (1.85%) PHP5
9 1 (1.85%) Scala
9 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.85%) Salt
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Sencha
2 6 (11.11%) 29West
3 4 (7.41%) Facebook
3 4 (7.41%) Google
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Splunk
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.85%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.85%) Zend
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) Sage
6 1 (1.85%) Tableau
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
6 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
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