The table below looks at the statistics for webOS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webOS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open webOS
Rank 601 586 594
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing webOS 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.024% 0.008% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
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£338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £393
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%
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 Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12719 12026 11984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 22.78% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7421 6775 6143
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1108 1025 1214
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £11.11 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

webOS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webOS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

webOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

webOS
Daily Rate Trend

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

webOS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

webOS
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webOS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -21 3 £338 -10.00%
Guildford - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South East - - - -

webOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing webOS 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 webOS.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Dojo
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone 7
3 3 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (60.00%) Web Usability
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) UIKit
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (40.00%) New Media
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms

webOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing webOS 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 webOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Dojo
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) UIKit
5 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (40.00%) New Media
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Animation
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Web Usability
1 3 (60.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 3 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (60.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple