The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 81 -
Contract jobs citing WAP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.32% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
-25.37% -
WAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 283 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.28% 22.93% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 137 126
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +53.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WAP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAP across the Buckinghamshire region.

WAP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire