The table below looks at the statistics for WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress WebSpeed
Rank - 593 582
Contract jobs citing WebSpeed 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.076% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate - £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £331
% change year-on-year
- -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSpeed
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7565 6545 6218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.76% 12.91% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4239 4074
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 131 120
Average hourly rate £42.45 £37.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £25.95 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

WebSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSpeed
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSpeed Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSpeed
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSpeed across the England region.

WebSpeed Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSpeed
Top 6 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed.

1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
1 1 (100.00%) Progress
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WebSpeed
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Progress