The table below looks at the statistics for WSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing WSE 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £200
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
183 133 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.46% 25.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 78 79
Average daily rate £400 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 22
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.76 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.51% +37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £28.95 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

WSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WSE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WSE
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

WSE Daily Rate Trend in Essex