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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 15 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.40% 9.77% 9.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.35% 41.94% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 10
Average daily rate £403 £369 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.07% +18.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £294 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £399 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
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
34 31 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 29.06% 23.31% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 29
Average daily rate £405 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Web Services 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 Web Services.

1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Spring
3 12 (48.00%) J2EE
4 11 (44.00%) JSON
5 9 (36.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) SOAP
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
7 7 (28.00%) RESTful
7 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.00%) Redis
9 5 (20.00%) SOA
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (16.00%) TDD
10 4 (16.00%) XSLT
10 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
10 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
10 4 (16.00%) MyBatis

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Web Services 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 Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (8.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (8.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.00%) Redis
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL
5 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) EDI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SOA Architect
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) J2EE
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 11 (44.00%) JSON
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 8 (32.00%) XML
5 7 (28.00%) RESTful
5 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (24.00%) CSS
7 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.00%) MyBatis
7 4 (16.00%) XSLT
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) EDI
8 2 (8.00%) EDIFACT
8 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery
8 2 (8.00%) REST
8 2 (8.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Telematics
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) B2B
8 2 (8.00%) BDD
8 2 (8.00%) Data Transformation
8 2 (8.00%) EAI
8 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (8.00%) OO
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Apigee
3 1 (4.00%) ATG
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sybase
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
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