The table below looks at the statistics for WebSpeed skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSpeed over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress WebSpeed
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WebSpeed 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £331
% change year-on-year
- -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSpeed
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
464 411 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.94% 11.21% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 244 165
Median daily rate £400 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.18 £37.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.02 £72.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

WebSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing WebSpeed as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WebSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSpeed
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSpeed 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 North West region with a requirement for 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 the North West 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 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