Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 833 873
Rank change year-on-year -35 +40 -28
Contract jobs citing Worklight 2 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.036% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
UK median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +32.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +25.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Worklight is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31,912 30,450 31,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.10% 31.45% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,768 20,957 21,585
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £590 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.46% +5.13% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 345 587
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.25 £15.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.00 £55.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% +8.70%

Worklight
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Worklight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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

Worklight
Top 4 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 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 2 - -
UK excluding London -2 1 - -
London - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Maximo Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP