The table below looks at the statistics for WS-I skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WS-I over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I)
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WS-I 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WS-I
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
414 436 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.88% 24.51% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 261 245
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WS-I
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WS-I Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WS-I
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WS-I across the East Midlands region.

WS-I Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WS-I
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WS-I across the East Midlands region.

WS-I Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WS-I
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WS-I within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire - 2 £450 -
WS-I
England

WS-I
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WS-I 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 WS-I.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management

WS-I
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WS-I 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 WS-I. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Applications Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe