The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 421 428 409
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing WAP 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.013% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Median daily rate £700 £473 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £473 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.75
WAP
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6985 7321 7133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.32% 31.33% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5360 5322 5148
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 49 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.92 £16.09 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

WAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WAP Daily Rate Trend in London

WAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAP across the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

WAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

WAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

WAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £475 -
WAP
England

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WAP.

1 5 (55.56%) SMTP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) SAML
1 5 (55.56%) CESG
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) COBIT
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (44.44%) CRAMM
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) BCP
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) GNU Octave
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SMTP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) GPRS
2 1 (11.11%) GSM
2 1 (11.11%) LTE
2 1 (11.11%) UMTS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SAML
2 1 (11.11%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CESG
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Handset
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) CRAMM
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) BCP
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (11.11%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
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