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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 14 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 24 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.59% 7.66% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.63% 22.86% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 0
Median daily rate £325 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.76%
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
81 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 39.13% 33.49% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 36
Median daily rate £325 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.30% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +4 10 £388 - 2
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 41 (83.67%) Java
1 41 (83.67%) RESTful
2 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
4 25 (51.02%) BDD
5 20 (40.82%) Cucumber
6 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
6 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
7 16 (32.65%) HTML
7 16 (32.65%) Scrum
8 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 13 (26.53%) CSS
9 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
10 12 (24.49%) Web Development
11 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.45%) N-Tier
11 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
11 11 (22.45%) Groovy
11 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
11 11 (22.45%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (22.45%) Build Automation
12 9 (18.37%) Functional Testing
12 9 (18.37%) Regression Testing
13 7 (14.29%) .NET
14 6 (12.24%) C
14 6 (12.24%) C#
14 6 (12.24%) TDD
15 5 (10.20%) Spring
15 5 (10.20%) SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 13 (26.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Cucumber
2 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.12%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Java Web Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Web Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Tester
4 8 (16.33%) Tester
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Developer in Test
7 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Software QA Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Software QA Tester
8 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (83.67%) RESTful
2 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 13 (26.53%) CSS
4 7 (14.29%) .NET
5 5 (10.20%) Spring
5 5 (10.20%) XML
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (6.12%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.12%) Dropwizard
7 3 (6.12%) Swagger
8 2 (4.08%) jQuery
8 2 (4.08%) JSON
8 2 (4.08%) SOAP
9 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.04%) Java EE
9 1 (2.04%) WPF
9 1 (2.04%) XHTML
9 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Solaris
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) BDD
3 16 (32.65%) Scrum
4 14 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 12 (24.49%) Web Development
6 11 (22.45%) Build Automation
6 11 (22.45%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
6 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
6 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Functional Testing
7 9 (18.37%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.24%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.08%) Microservices
10 2 (4.08%) OOP
10 2 (4.08%) SDLC
10 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.45%) Groovy
4 6 (12.24%) C
4 6 (12.24%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 2 (4.08%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VB6
7 1 (2.04%) Delphi
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
1 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) VMware