The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Worklight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Worklight over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Worklight
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 647 636
Contract jobs citing Worklight 0 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.014% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.051% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Worklight is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14684 15556 14918
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.59% 27.85% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10203 10869 9655
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 196 201
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £11.00 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Worklight
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Worklight as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Worklight in the UK

Worklight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Worklight in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First

Worklight
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk