The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 11 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank - 102 -
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.054% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - £31.50
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
448 371 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.98% 20.01% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 182 178
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 35
Average hourly rate £34.50 £21.50 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.46% +25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £10.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.20 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Web 2.0
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Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) CGI
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) JSP
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Control-M
2 9 (90.00%) Migration
2 9 (90.00%) Ajax
2 9 (90.00%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Sybase
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) Informix
4 4 (40.00%) BMC
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Games
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience Design
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Degree

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Games
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JSP
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) CGI
2 9 (90.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Migration
1 9 (90.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience Design
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Sybase
2 4 (40.00%) BMC
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