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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 32 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 12 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.41% 3.83% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 15.63% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 4
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£338 £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +85.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.78 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+18.43% +14.49%
Web Services
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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
96 96 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.27% 24.49% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 63 37
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £318 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.25 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015, 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 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (46.15%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) XML
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 10 (38.46%) Scrum
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) XSLT
7 8 (30.77%) SOAP
7 8 (30.77%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 6 (23.08%) IBM
9 6 (23.08%) MVC
9 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 6 (23.08%) WCF
9 6 (23.08%) Ajax
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
10 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
11 4 (15.38%) WinForms
11 4 (15.38%) Middleware
11 4 (15.38%) T-SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) AquaLogic
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Integration Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Website Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Information Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) jQuery
3 11 (42.31%) XML
4 9 (34.62%) XSLT
5 8 (30.77%) SOAP
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) Ajax
6 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 6 (23.08%) WCF
7 4 (15.38%) Middleware
7 4 (15.38%) WinForms
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (11.54%) Java EE
9 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (7.69%) REST
10 1 (3.85%) Struts
10 1 (3.85%) Servlets
10 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Scrum
3 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) EAI
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) SSADM
6 2 (7.69%) RUP
6 2 (7.69%) DSDM
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) PLM
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) VB.NET
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
4 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Akamai
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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