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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 28 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.18% 6.31% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 17.59% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £320 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.71%
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
85 108 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.64% 35.88% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 48
Median daily rate £315 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.75% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 24 July 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 -2 3 £325 -23.52% 1
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (83.33%) RESTful
2 24 (80.00%) Java
3 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) BDD
5 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
6 13 (43.33%) Cucumber
7 10 (33.33%) Scrum
7 10 (33.33%) Groovy
8 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) CSS
9 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (20.00%) Web Development
10 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (20.00%) N-Tier
10 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 6 (20.00%) .NET
10 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
10 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
10 6 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (16.67%) TDD
11 5 (16.67%) Spring

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Software Tester
4 7 (23.33%) Tester
5 6 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) QA Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
7 4 (13.33%) Software QA Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Software QA Tester
8 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Automation Tester
8 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) RESTful
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) WinForms
6 1 (3.33%) WPF
6 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) BDD
3 10 (33.33%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Web Development
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Microservices
8 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) High Availability
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) Groovy
4 5 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) VMware