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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 17 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 19 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 8.33% 7.91% 3.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.59% 20.00% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 2
Median daily rate £325 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £340 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £433 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.85%
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
88 100 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.60% 39.53% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 52
Median daily rate £320 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £287 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 +3 9 £376 -11.47%
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 33 (84.62%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) RESTful
3 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 21 (53.85%) BDD
5 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
6 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
7 12 (30.77%) Scrum
8 11 (28.21%) HTML
8 11 (28.21%) CSS
8 11 (28.21%) Groovy
9 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
9 10 (25.64%) Web Development
10 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 9 (23.08%) N-Tier
10 9 (23.08%) RDBMS
10 9 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (23.08%) Build Automation
10 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
10 9 (23.08%) Front End Development
11 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
12 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
13 6 (15.38%) .NET
13 6 (15.38%) TDD
14 5 (12.82%) Spring
14 5 (12.82%) C#
15 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.26%) QA

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 (5.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) IntelliJ
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Test Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Java Web Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Software Tester
5 8 (20.51%) Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
7 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Software QA Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Software QA Tester
8 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Developer in Test
8 3 (7.69%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) RESTful
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) .NET
4 5 (12.82%) Spring
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.13%) Dropwizard
6 2 (5.13%) jQuery
6 2 (5.13%) Swagger
6 2 (5.13%) XML
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.56%) WinForms
7 1 (2.56%) WPF
7 1 (2.56%) XHTML
7 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) BDD
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
4 10 (25.64%) Web Development
5 9 (23.08%) Build Automation
5 9 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
7 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
8 6 (15.38%) TDD
9 2 (5.13%) Microservices
9 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.56%) High Availability
10 1 (2.56%) SDLC
10 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) Groovy
4 5 (12.82%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) C
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) VMware