Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 900
Contract jobs citing WebSpeed 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £370
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19078 17440 16371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.69% 16.50% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13287 11750 10892
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 251 336
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.60 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

WebSpeed
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WebSpeed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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