The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 15 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.41% 12.50% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% 51.61% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 4
Median daily rate £408 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £496 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 23.42% 24.22% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 22
Median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Chester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 7 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 Chester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Spring
4 14 (63.64%) J2EE
5 12 (54.55%) SOAP
6 10 (45.45%) XML
6 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
7 9 (40.91%) RESTful
7 9 (40.91%) JAX-WS
7 9 (40.91%) JDBC
7 9 (40.91%) WSDL
7 9 (40.91%) TDD
7 9 (40.91%) Finance
8 8 (36.36%) JAXB
8 8 (36.36%) Kanban
8 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
8 8 (36.36%) AOP
8 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
9 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
9 6 (27.27%) JSON
10 5 (22.73%) BDD
10 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (22.73%) OO
10 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
10 5 (22.73%) SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.55%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) JUnit
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Gatling
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
1 16 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Java Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Spring
2 14 (63.64%) J2EE
3 12 (54.55%) SOAP
4 10 (45.45%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) JAX-WS
5 9 (40.91%) JDBC
5 9 (40.91%) RESTful
5 9 (40.91%) WSDL
6 8 (36.36%) JAXB
7 6 (27.27%) JSON
8 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
8 5 (22.73%) XSLT
9 4 (18.18%) POJO
10 3 (13.64%) REST
11 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2 (9.09%) jQuery
11 2 (9.09%) JSTL
11 2 (9.09%) Middleware
11 2 (9.09%) Node.js
11 2 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) AOP
4 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Kanban
4 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) BDD
6 5 (22.73%) OO
7 4 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (13.64%) DevOps
8 3 (13.64%) Microservices
8 3 (13.64%) Open Source
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) High Availability
9 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) hybris
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
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