The table below looks at the statistics for DWR skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DWR over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Direct Web Remoting (DWR)
Rank 611 575 597
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +22
Contract jobs citing DWR 2 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.060% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £338 £350
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15691 15007 15615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 28.87% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10164 9643 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 265 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

DWR
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DWR within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DWR Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DWR
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DWR within the UK.

DWR Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DWR
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DWR within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -35 2 - -
London - - - -
City of London - - - -

DWR
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DWR 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 DWR.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Struts2
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

DWR
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DWR 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 DWR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Change Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) JAXB
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) Struts2
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle