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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSockets
Rank 557 542 532
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSockets 26 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.023% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.085% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 3
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£425 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
13821 12977 12603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.08% 26.94% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9280 8153 7957
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 323
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £14.03 £19.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 29 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 30 January 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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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 23 £500 +21.21% 9
London +4 15 £525 +23.52% 2
South East +2 8 £400 -5.88%
West Midlands - - - - 1
Scotland - - - - 3
Bletchley - - - -
East of England - - - - 3
Edinburgh - - - - 2
Glasgow - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - - 1
Ipswich - - - - 1
Leamington Spa - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - - 3

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 53 (80.30%) JavaScript
2 41 (62.12%) AngularJS
3 35 (53.03%) HTML5
3 35 (53.03%) HTML
4 29 (43.94%) CSS
5 21 (31.82%) Java
5 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 18 (27.27%) CSS3
7 15 (22.73%) Linux
7 15 (22.73%) Backbone.js
8 14 (21.21%) Ajax
9 13 (19.70%) Fixed Income
9 13 (19.70%) Banking
9 13 (19.70%) Web Services
9 13 (19.70%) D3.js
9 13 (19.70%) jQuery
10 12 (18.18%) Node.js
10 12 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (18.18%) UNIX
11 11 (16.67%) C#
11 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 11 (16.67%) DNS
11 11 (16.67%) Firewall
12 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 10 (15.15%) Python
12 10 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (15.15%) Modbus
12 10 (15.15%) MQTT
12 10 (15.15%) User Experience

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (18.18%) Node.js
2 9 (13.64%) Confluence
3 8 (12.12%) Lightstreamer
4 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.03%) Jetty
7 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 11 (16.67%) DNS
1 11 (16.67%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) Modbus
2 10 (15.15%) MQTT
3 4 (6.06%) HTTP
4 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.52%) SSL
5 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) QlikView
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) VoltDB
6 1 (1.52%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) Riak
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.64%) Grunt
2 9 (13.64%) TeamCity
2 9 (13.64%) JIRA
3 6 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
5 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.55%) Maven
5 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) GCC
6 1 (1.52%) Mocha
6 1 (1.52%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.52%) Bower
6 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.52%) WebLOAD
6 1 (1.52%) JMeter
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (19.70%) Banking
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Front Office
3 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Games
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.03%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (3.03%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (62.12%) AngularJS
2 35 (53.03%) HTML5
2 35 (53.03%) HTML
3 29 (43.94%) CSS
4 18 (27.27%) CSS3
5 15 (22.73%) Backbone.js
6 14 (21.21%) Ajax
7 13 (19.70%) Web Services
7 13 (19.70%) D3.js
7 13 (19.70%) jQuery
8 12 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (12.12%) Spring
9 8 (12.12%) Ext JS
9 8 (12.12%) Underscore.js
9 8 (12.12%) LESS
10 7 (10.61%) Sencha Touch
10 7 (10.61%) REST
11 6 (9.09%) JSON
11 6 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
11 6 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Fixed Income
2 10 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (15.15%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.03%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.03%) RIA
4 2 (3.03%) FMCG
4 2 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.52%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) UNIX
3 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.03%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.64%) DevOps
3 8 (12.12%) TDD
4 7 (10.61%) Scrum
4 7 (10.61%) MVC
4 7 (10.61%) CRM
5 6 (9.09%) OO
6 5 (7.58%) Web Development
6 5 (7.58%) SOA
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.06%) Microservices
7 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
7 4 (6.06%) BDD
8 3 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (4.55%) ERP
9 2 (3.03%) Analytics
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) JavaScript
2 21 (31.82%) Java
3 11 (16.67%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) Python
5 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 6 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (4.55%) Dart
6 3 (4.55%) IronPython
6 3 (4.55%) PHP
6 3 (4.55%) C
7 2 (3.03%) VC++
7 2 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) R
8 1 (1.52%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Salt
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) 29West
2 7 (10.61%) Sencha
3 4 (6.06%) Google
3 4 (6.06%) Facebook
4 3 (4.55%) Splunk
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.52%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) Apple
6 1 (1.52%) Sage
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