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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 26 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.67% 3.08% 3.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 11.76% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
36 17 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 24.16% 26.15% 56.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 44
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £324 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (25.00%) SAPUI5
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Computer People
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday