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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing WAP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
-25.37% -
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
36 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 25.53% 31.06% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 57
Median daily rate £320 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
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