The table below looks at the statistics for WAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAP over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.036% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £264 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.75
WAP
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
943 760 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.06% 25.77% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 520 446
Median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 13
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £35.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.77 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

WAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAP across the Yorkshire region.

WAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 1 £363 -
WAP
England

WAP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAP.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Typography
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

WAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web UI Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Typography
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe