The table below looks at the statistics for WS-I skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WS-I over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I)
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing WS-I 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.17% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WS-I
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
271 171 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 36.18% 29.33% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 126 36
Average daily rate £420 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WS-I
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WS-I across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WS-I Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WS-I
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WS-I across the West Sussex region.

WS-I Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex