The table below looks at the statistics for WS-I skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WS-I over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I)
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing WS-I 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WS-I
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
405 429 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.33% 26.86% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 244 181
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 26 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

WS-I
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WS-I across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WS-I Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WS-I
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WS-I across the East Midlands region.

WS-I Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands