The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WebSpeed skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSpeed over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Progress WebSpeed
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 641
Contract jobs citing WebSpeed 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebSpeed is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8108 8337 7452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.53% 15.50% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5544 5751 4903
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.00 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

WebSpeed
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WebSpeed as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSpeed in the UK

WebSpeed
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSpeed.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSpeed in the UK

WebSpeed
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSpeed.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSpeed in the UK