The table below looks at the statistics for webOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webOS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open webOS
Rank 596 566 563
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Contract jobs citing webOS 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.033% 0.045% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
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£384 £388 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -1.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £358 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £435 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 £410
% change year-on-year
- -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12004 11049 10895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.60% 23.02% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7136 6320 5816
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1074 986 1045
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

webOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webOS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

webOS Jobs Demand Trend in England

webOS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

webOS Daily Rate Trend in England

webOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing webOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited webOS.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Dojo
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) Web Usability
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (33.33%) New Media

webOS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing webOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited webOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Dojo
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
4 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
5 2 (33.33%) UIKit
6 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
6 1 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (33.33%) New Media
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Animation
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Web Usability
2 3 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple