The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Devon region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.10% 5.92% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 20.00% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Average daily rate
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£373 £350 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -16.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £340 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £510 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.56% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 31.01% 29.61% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 24
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Web Services
South West

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 24 July 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 -8 8 £373 -3.87%
Plymouth - - - - 1
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (63.64%) SOAP
1 7 (63.64%) BPEL
1 7 (63.64%) BPMN
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 4 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
3 4 (36.36%) JDeveloper
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle ADF
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) OWASP
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (36.36%) Mobile App

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (36.36%) JDeveloper
1 4 (36.36%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Leader
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) BPEL
1 7 (63.64%) BPMN
2 4 (36.36%) UML
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) OWASP
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) Intalio