The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Axis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Axis over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Axis
Rank - 64 56
Contract jobs citing Apache Axis 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.59% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £355 £325
% change year-on-year
- +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 169 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.10% 22.35% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 89 113
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £34.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Apache Axis
North West

Apache Axis
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Apache Axis Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Apache Axis
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Axis across the Cheshire region.

Apache Axis Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Apache Axis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Axis within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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North West

Apache Axis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Apache Axis 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 Apache Axis.

1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Perforce
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate

Apache Axis
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Apache Axis 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 Apache Axis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) JSF
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
3 3 (60.00%) ICEfaces
3 3 (60.00%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (40.00%) RIA
3 1 (20.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Perforce
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss