The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 19 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 23 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.76% 3.37% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.47% 17.31% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £175 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -47.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £193 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -9.43%
Web Services
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.82% 19.48% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 33
Average daily rate £350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £175 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) C#
3 14 (32.56%) XML
3 14 (32.56%) WebSphere
4 13 (30.23%) WCF
4 13 (30.23%) IBM
4 13 (30.23%) Automotive
5 12 (27.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.58%) TDD
6 11 (25.58%) SAP
7 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
7 10 (23.26%) NUnit
7 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
8 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.93%) Migration
9 8 (18.60%) CRM
9 8 (18.60%) WF
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (18.60%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (18.60%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (18.60%) BDD
9 8 (18.60%) SpecFlow
10 7 (16.28%) ATDD
10 7 (16.28%) REST
10 7 (16.28%) MSBuild
10 7 (16.28%) Open Source

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (32.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 3 (6.98%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (13.95%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) NUnit
2 8 (18.60%) SpecFlow
3 7 (16.28%) ReSharper
3 7 (16.28%) MSBuild
3 7 (16.28%) NCover
3 7 (16.28%) StyleCop
3 7 (16.28%) MSTest
3 7 (16.28%) NDepend
4 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.63%) NuGet
6 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.33%) Moq
7 1 (2.33%) NBehave
General
1 13 (30.23%) Automotive
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Integration Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) CRM Architect
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) iOS Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) XML
3 13 (30.23%) WCF
4 12 (27.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
6 8 (18.60%) WF
7 7 (16.28%) REST
7 7 (16.28%) XSLT
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (13.95%) NHibernate
8 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (11.63%) HTML
10 4 (9.30%) XML Schema
11 3 (6.98%) XSD
11 3 (6.98%) CSS
12 2 (4.65%) jQuery
13 1 (2.33%) Spring.NET
13 1 (2.33%) LINQ
13 1 (2.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (16.28%) Open Source
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (25.58%) TDD
2 9 (20.93%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) CRM
3 8 (18.60%) BDD
4 7 (16.28%) ATDD
4 7 (16.28%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.95%) Data Mapping
5 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.95%) ETL
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 6 (13.95%) PLM
6 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) C#
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) IBM
2 11 (25.58%) SAP
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) Capita
5 2 (4.65%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Motorola
6 1 (2.33%) CODA