The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing WAP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £413 £295
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +39.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
WAP
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 53 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.75% 22.46% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 52
Median daily rate £330 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

WAP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

WAP Daily Rate Trend in Slough