The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 141 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAP 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £304 £315
% change year-on-year
+31.68% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 - £41.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
834 528 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.39% 24.59% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 369 343
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
WAP
England

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

WAP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple