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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing Web Services 35 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.26% 6.50% 3.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.01% 27.20% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 16
Median daily rate £431 £425 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +26.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £505 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
159 239 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.91% 23.90% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 168 101
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £17.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.48%
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -4 15 £625 +30.20% 3
Chester -8 6 £408 -4.11% 2
Crewe - 4 £350 - 4
Macclesfield 0 1 £600 +87.50% 3
Northwich - 1 £425 - 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 42 (55.26%) Java
2 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (43.42%) SQL
4 27 (35.53%) XML
5 26 (34.21%) SOAP
6 25 (32.89%) RESTful
7 24 (31.58%) Spring
8 23 (30.26%) J2EE
9 22 (28.95%) Finance
10 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
10 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
11 17 (22.37%) Windows
11 17 (22.37%) TDD
11 17 (22.37%) JSON
12 16 (21.05%) C#
12 16 (21.05%) Oracle
13 15 (19.74%) .NET
13 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
13 15 (19.74%) NoSQL
14 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
14 13 (17.11%) WSDL
15 12 (15.79%) SOA
15 12 (15.79%) Linux
15 12 (15.79%) JDBC
15 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (15.79%) JAX-WS
16 11 (14.47%) Kanban
16 11 (14.47%) Integration Testing
16 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
17 10 (13.16%) JAXB

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 7 (9.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.95%) CICS
5 3 (3.95%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.84%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.89%) Big Data
5 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.89%) DB2
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.53%) JUnit
3 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.58%) Maven
4 5 (6.58%) Selenium
5 4 (5.26%) JIRA
5 4 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.63%) Mockito
7 1 (1.32%) Ant
7 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.32%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.32%) Gradle
7 1 (1.32%) JBehave
7 1 (1.32%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.32%) Log4j
7 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) International Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (68.42%) Developer
2 33 (43.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Architect
5 9 (11.84%) CRM Developer
6 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Developer
7 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) DBA
7 5 (6.58%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Applications Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 5 (6.58%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Principal Architect
8 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.53%) XML
2 26 (34.21%) SOAP
3 25 (32.89%) RESTful
4 24 (31.58%) Spring
5 23 (30.26%) J2EE
6 17 (22.37%) JSON
7 15 (19.74%) .NET
8 13 (17.11%) WSDL
9 12 (15.79%) JAX-WS
9 12 (15.79%) JDBC
10 10 (13.16%) AngularJS
10 10 (13.16%) JAXB
10 10 (13.16%) Middleware
11 9 (11.84%) HTML
11 9 (11.84%) REST
12 7 (9.21%) Apache Camel
12 7 (9.21%) XSLT
13 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.58%) CSS
13 5 (6.58%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Replication
3 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) iPad
5 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.32%) RIA
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) AIX
4 8 (10.53%) Unix
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.95%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.37%) TDD
3 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
5 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.79%) SOA
6 11 (14.47%) Integration Testing
6 11 (14.47%) Kanban
7 10 (13.16%) AOP
7 10 (13.16%) Microservices
7 10 (13.16%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (11.84%) BDD
8 9 (11.84%) CRM
9 8 (10.53%) High Availability
10 7 (9.21%) OO
10 7 (9.21%) Scrum
11 6 (7.89%) ETL
11 6 (7.89%) Open Source
12 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (55.26%) Java
2 33 (43.42%) SQL
3 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.05%) C#
5 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
9 1 (1.32%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) Python
9 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
1 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
2 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) hybris
3 4 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Google
4 1 (1.32%) Perforce
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