The table below looks at the statistics for Worklight skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Worklight over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Worklight
Rank 648 652 616
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -36
Contract jobs citing Worklight 7 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.042% 0.012% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 18
Median daily rate £500 £463 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +30.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £538
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -13.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
16487 16147 15691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.72% 28.22% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11418 11124 10198
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 302 177
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.49 £17.20 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Worklight
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Worklight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Worklight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Worklight
Daily Rate Trend

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

Worklight Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Worklight
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Worklight within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +22 7 £500 +8.10%
England +17 7 £500 +8.10%
Berkshire +14 7 £500 +8.10%
Bracknell - 5 £500 -
Reading - 2 - -

Worklight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Worklight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Worklight.

1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 12 (85.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 12 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Apache
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 12 (85.71%) AppDynamics
3 7 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 7 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Perl
3 7 (50.00%) Jython
3 7 (50.00%) Introscope
3 7 (50.00%) ATG
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) SSL
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) DB2
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) AIX
5 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (35.71%) Commerce Server
5 5 (35.71%) Middleware

Worklight
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (85.71%) Apache
1 12 (85.71%) IBM HTTP Server
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (35.71%) Commerce Server
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Bluemix
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
1 7 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Introscope
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Server Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Ajax
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
1 5 (35.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Mobile First
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 7 (50.00%) Jython
2 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 12 (85.71%) AppDynamics
3 7 (50.00%) ATG
4 5 (35.71%) Splunk