The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 239 227
Contract jobs citing WAP 0 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.46% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £318 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £320
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2313 2192 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.10% 23.18% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1270 1092
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 137
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WAP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

WAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Netcool
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Radware
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel Alteon
1 3 (100.00%) SMS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 3 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel Alteon
1 3 (100.00%) SMS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) tcpdump
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Data Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCSA
1 3 (100.00%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView
1 3 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Radware
1 3 (100.00%) Crossbeam
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
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Samsung
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