The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 34 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 25 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.40% 4.81% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.53% 19.25% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 17
Average daily rate
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£335 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £495 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £6.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +13.72%
Web Services
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 187 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.90% 25.00% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 106 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 24 (47.06%) .NET
2 21 (41.18%) C#
3 18 (35.29%) MVC
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
6 14 (27.45%) WCF
7 13 (25.49%) XML
7 13 (25.49%) HTML
8 12 (23.53%) Java
9 11 (21.57%) CSS
9 11 (21.57%) jQuery
10 10 (19.61%) SQL
11 9 (17.65%) Oracle
11 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
11 9 (17.65%) HTML5
12 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
12 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (15.69%) SDLC
12 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
12 8 (15.69%) SOAP
12 8 (15.69%) OO
12 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
13 7 (13.73%) Linux
13 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (13.73%) REST
14 6 (11.76%) RESTful
14 6 (11.76%) JSON
14 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) nginx
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.88%) CMS
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.92%) SAS
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) Mule
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
4 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.92%) DB2
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) Big Data
8 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Mockito
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Spock
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 4 (7.84%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Web Manager
5 4 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Ab Initio Developer
7 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
2 14 (27.45%) WCF
3 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 13 (25.49%) XML
4 11 (21.57%) CSS
4 11 (21.57%) jQuery
5 9 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 9 (17.65%) HTML5
6 8 (15.69%) SOAP
7 7 (13.73%) REST
7 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.76%) RESTful
8 6 (11.76%) JSON
9 5 (9.80%) Entity Framework
9 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.88%) Servlets
10 3 (5.88%) Middleware
11 2 (3.92%) JSTL
11 2 (3.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.92%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) DataPower
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) MVC
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
3 8 (15.69%) OO
3 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.69%) SDLC
4 5 (9.80%) SOA
4 5 (9.80%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Workflow
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
5 4 (7.84%) Content Management
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) OOD
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) ETL
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Android Development
6 3 (5.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) C#
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 10 (19.61%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.96%) XPath
7 1 (1.96%) PHP5
7 1 (1.96%) ABAP
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Telerik
2 3 (5.88%) Nintex
3 2 (3.92%) Ab Initio
3 2 (3.92%) Northgate
3 2 (3.92%) Netezza
3 2 (3.92%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe
3 2 (3.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) ATG
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Demandware
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