The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 34 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.72% 11.11% 12.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 43.14% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 18
Average daily rate
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£335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £265 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £20.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -
Web Services
South 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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 51 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.24% 25.76% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 56
Average daily rate £338 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +86.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -18 5 £335 +3.07% 2
Plymouth - - - - 2
Barnstaple - - - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linked Data
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (60.00%) Spock
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (40.00%) Summit
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Spock
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Linked Data
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle