The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 44 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 77 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.87% 6.65% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.32% 28.73% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 57 20
Median daily rate £406 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £381 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £527 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
Web Services
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
190 268 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.69% 23.14% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 204 102
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £538 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 10
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.33 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.53% -46.67%
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -5 9 £403 -15.26% 4
Chester -3 7 £430 +1.17% 3
Wilmslow -4 3 £308 -38.50% 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 72 (72.00%) Java
2 52 (52.00%) SOAP
3 46 (46.00%) XML
4 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (41.00%) Spring
6 36 (36.00%) SQL
7 34 (34.00%) J2EE
8 32 (32.00%) RESTful
9 30 (30.00%) Oracle
9 30 (30.00%) Finance
10 26 (26.00%) JDBC
10 26 (26.00%) WSDL
10 26 (26.00%) Integration Testing
11 25 (25.00%) JAX-WS
12 24 (24.00%) Waterfall
13 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
14 21 (21.00%) AOP
14 21 (21.00%) Kanban
15 20 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (20.00%) JSON
15 20 (20.00%) JAXB
15 20 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
16 17 (17.00%) .NET
16 17 (17.00%) C#
16 17 (17.00%) TDD
17 16 (16.00%) Banking
17 16 (16.00%) PL/SQL
17 16 (16.00%) Linux
18 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
18 15 (15.00%) BDD

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 13 (13.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) CICS
6 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.00%) GitHub
3 2 (2.00%) Engine Yard
3 2 (2.00%) Heroku
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) HTTP
1 6 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.00%) Big Data
8 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.00%) DB2
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.00%) JUnit
2 9 (9.00%) Subversion
3 8 (8.00%) JIRA
4 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.00%) Selenium
5 4 (4.00%) Maven
6 3 (3.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.00%) Gatling
8 1 (1.00%) Gradle
8 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.00%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.00%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.00%) International Banking
4 4 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (75.00%) Developer
2 53 (53.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.00%) Senior Developer
4 16 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Applications Developer
6 10 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.00%) CRM Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Architect
9 6 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (6.00%) XML Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Digital Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Architect
11 4 (4.00%) Java Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (52.00%) SOAP
2 46 (46.00%) XML
3 41 (41.00%) Spring
4 34 (34.00%) J2EE
5 32 (32.00%) RESTful
6 26 (26.00%) JDBC
6 26 (26.00%) WSDL
7 25 (25.00%) JAX-WS
8 20 (20.00%) JAXB
8 20 (20.00%) JSON
9 17 (17.00%) .NET
10 14 (14.00%) Apache Camel
11 12 (12.00%) XSLT
12 11 (11.00%) HTML
13 10 (10.00%) Middleware
13 10 (10.00%) REST
14 9 (9.00%) XSD
15 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
15 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
16 7 (7.00%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Clustering
2 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 4 (4.00%) iPad
3 4 (4.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.00%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) RIA
6 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.00%) Unix
3 4 (4.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.00%) AIX
4 2 (2.00%) CentOS
4 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.00%) HPUX
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.00%) Integration Testing
3 24 (24.00%) Waterfall
4 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 21 (21.00%) AOP
5 21 (21.00%) Kanban
6 20 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 20 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (17.00%) TDD
8 15 (15.00%) BDD
9 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (11.00%) SOA
11 10 (10.00%) MVC
12 9 (9.00%) Open Source
13 8 (8.00%) CRM
13 8 (8.00%) Microservices
14 7 (7.00%) Extreme Programming
14 7 (7.00%) High Availability
15 6 (6.00%) Workflow
16 5 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (72.00%) Java
2 36 (36.00%) SQL
3 17 (17.00%) C#
4 16 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) Ruby
8 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.00%) Groovy
9 1 (1.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (2.00%) Nagios
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (30.00%) Oracle
2 10 (10.00%) IBM
3 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.00%) VMware
4 4 (4.00%) HP
5 3 (3.00%) Sybase
5 3 (3.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.00%) BMC
6 2 (2.00%) hybris
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.00%) Perforce
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
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