The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank - 144 -
Contract jobs citing WAP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £304
% change year-on-year
- +31.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 -
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
812 805 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.75% 26.81% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 549 319
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £469 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 21 11
Average hourly rate £39.25 £36.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £13.00 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WAP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

WAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West