The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web 2.0
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.00
Web 2.0
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
718 733 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.07% 27.28% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 445 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 64
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £12.87 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the West Midlands region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the West Midlands region.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands