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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing WAP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
34 75 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 29.82% 30.86% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 42
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +392.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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