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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 19 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 69 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.55% 5.36% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.46% 20.08% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 13
Median daily rate £403 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £534 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.85%
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
271 254 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.65% 26.68% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 180 98
Median daily rate £425 £385 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -59.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 June 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 June 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
Chester +10 42 £450 +12.35% 1
Warrington -1 19 £400 -5.88% 4
Knutsford -6 2 - -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 87 (64.93%) Java
2 72 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (51.49%) XML
4 58 (43.28%) SOAP
5 52 (38.81%) SQL
6 47 (35.07%) Spring
7 46 (34.33%) Finance
8 44 (32.84%) J2EE
9 41 (30.60%) Oracle
10 37 (27.61%) Waterfall
11 35 (26.12%) RESTful
11 35 (26.12%) TDD
12 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
12 34 (25.37%) WSDL
13 32 (23.88%) JSON
14 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
15 27 (20.15%) HTML
15 27 (20.15%) Banking
15 27 (20.15%) WebSphere
16 26 (19.40%) JDBC
17 25 (18.66%) Integration Testing
17 25 (18.66%) JAX-WS
18 24 (17.91%) Software Engineering
19 22 (16.42%) C#
19 22 (16.42%) MVC
20 21 (15.67%) CSS
20 21 (15.67%) AOP
20 21 (15.67%) Kanban
21 20 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
21 20 (14.93%) 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 27 (20.15%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.70%) JBoss
3 10 (7.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (5.97%) CICS
4 8 (5.97%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.24%) Confluence
6 3 (2.24%) IIS
7 2 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.75%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.49%) Engine Yard
3 2 (1.49%) GitHub
3 2 (1.49%) Google Play
3 2 (1.49%) Heroku
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.45%) HTTP
2 8 (5.97%) Internet
3 6 (4.48%) LDAP
4 2 (1.49%) Network Security
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.94%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.72%) DB2
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.49%) Redis
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.75%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 19 (14.18%) Subversion
2 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.45%) JIRA
3 12 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.46%) JUnit
4 10 (7.46%) Selenium
5 8 (5.97%) ClearCase
6 7 (5.22%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.24%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.24%) Maven
7 3 (2.24%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.49%) Hudson
8 2 (1.49%) Moq
8 2 (1.49%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.49%) Xcode
9 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (34.33%) Finance
2 27 (20.15%) Banking
3 5 (3.73%) International Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Law
5 2 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (71.64%) Developer
2 62 (46.27%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.93%) Senior Developer
4 19 (14.18%) C# Developer
5 17 (12.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (11.94%) Architect
7 10 (7.46%) Applications Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Digital Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Java Applications Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Senior Applications Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Senior Java Applications Developer
9 8 (5.97%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Agile Developer
10 7 (5.22%) Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) XML Developer
11 6 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.48%) HTML Developer
11 6 (4.48%) ServiceNow Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Systems Architect
12 5 (3.73%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.49%) XML
2 58 (43.28%) SOAP
3 47 (35.07%) Spring
4 44 (32.84%) J2EE
5 35 (26.12%) RESTful
6 34 (25.37%) WSDL
7 32 (23.88%) JSON
8 27 (20.15%) HTML
9 26 (19.40%) JDBC
10 25 (18.66%) JAX-WS
11 21 (15.67%) CSS
12 20 (14.93%) JAXB
13 16 (11.94%) .NET
13 16 (11.94%) Apache Camel
14 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET
15 14 (10.45%) jQuery
15 14 (10.45%) XSLT
16 13 (9.70%) JSP
16 13 (9.70%) XSD
17 12 (8.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Mainframe
1 8 (5.97%) Mobile App
1 8 (5.97%) PMI
2 7 (5.22%) Clustering
2 7 (5.22%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.99%) Internet of Things
3 4 (2.99%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.24%) iPad
4 3 (2.24%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.24%) User Experience
5 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.49%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.19%) Linux
2 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.99%) Unix
4 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.49%) Android
5 2 (1.49%) CentOS
5 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.49%) Windows
6 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.61%) Waterfall
3 35 (26.12%) TDD
4 25 (18.66%) Integration Testing
5 24 (17.91%) Software Engineering
6 22 (16.42%) MVC
7 21 (15.67%) AOP
7 21 (15.67%) Kanban
8 20 (14.93%) System Integration Testing
8 20 (14.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (14.18%) BDD
9 19 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (9.70%) SDLC
11 11 (8.21%) Project Management
11 11 (8.21%) Web Development
12 10 (7.46%) Open Source
13 9 (6.72%) ITIL
13 9 (6.72%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.72%) Service Management
13 9 (6.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 87 (64.93%) Java
2 52 (38.81%) SQL
3 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.42%) C#
5 18 (13.43%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.21%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.97%) Assembly Language
7 8 (5.97%) COBOL
8 7 (5.22%) Python
9 5 (3.73%) PHP
10 4 (2.99%) Ruby
11 3 (2.24%) C++
12 2 (1.49%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.49%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.75%) Perl
13 1 (0.75%) VB
13 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) PMI Certification
2 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.73%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (1.49%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.24%) Puppet
3 2 (1.49%) Ansible
3 2 (1.49%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.49%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.49%) Nagios
3 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (30.60%) Oracle
2 19 (14.18%) IBM
3 9 (6.72%) ServiceNow
4 8 (5.97%) Chordiant
5 7 (5.22%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.22%) VMware
6 6 (4.48%) Sybase
6 6 (4.48%) TIBCO
7 5 (3.73%) Sun
8 4 (2.99%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.99%) HP
8 4 (2.99%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.49%) BMC
9 2 (1.49%) Google
9 2 (1.49%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.75%) ATG
10 1 (0.75%) BT
10 1 (0.75%) hybris
10 1 (0.75%) Openreach
10 1 (0.75%) SAP
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