The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 3 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 25 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 25.25% 6.12% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 64.10% 13.64% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
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£350 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £333 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £393 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Web Services
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 44 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 39.39% 44.90% 52.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 90
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Belfast region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Web Services 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 Services.

1 13 (50.00%) SQL
1 13 (50.00%) XML
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 8 (30.77%) Banking
4 8 (30.77%) JSON
4 8 (30.77%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) OO
6 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
6 6 (23.08%) Cognos
6 6 (23.08%) Intranet
6 6 (23.08%) Extranet
6 6 (23.08%) Lotus
6 6 (23.08%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) Subversion
7 5 (19.23%) Actimize
7 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) Replication
7 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
7 5 (19.23%) XSL
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) IIS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing Web Services 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 Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) assyst
2 2 (7.69%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Intranet
1 6 (23.08%) Extranet
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) DB2
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) Triplestore
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (3.85%) MarkLogic
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Mocha
3 1 (3.85%) QUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Bower
3 1 (3.85%) webpack
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Web Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Web Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Ab Initio Developer
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) JSON
3 8 (30.77%) HTML5
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Backbone.js
6 5 (19.23%) XSL
6 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
7 4 (15.38%) Ajax
7 4 (15.38%) XHTML
7 4 (15.38%) JMS
7 4 (15.38%) Sass
7 4 (15.38%) SOAP
7 4 (15.38%) RESTful
8 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) WSDL
9 2 (7.69%) COM
9 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (3.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) W3C
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (7.69%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.85%) Animation
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (11.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) OO
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Resource Management
3 4 (15.38%) Metaprogramming
3 4 (15.38%) Parallel Processing
3 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) Graceful Degradation
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 4 (15.38%) Korn
5 4 (15.38%) SPARQL
5 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Control-M
3 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Cognos
2 6 (23.08%) Lotus
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Actimize
4 4 (15.38%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) Twitter
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
Belfast
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
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