The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
UK / England
Rank 34 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2188 2353 2263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.22% 4.93% 4.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.64% 17.16% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 1685 1457
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 33
Median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +56.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £19.30 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.89 £58.20 £46.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13151 13715 12976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.40% 28.76% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9187 9556 8677
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 237 173
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.56 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the England region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the England region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
London -2 984 £475 +1.08% 248
South East +7 403 £425 +6.25% 103
North West +9 167 £413 -2.94% 87
South West +10 137 £378 -4.43% 48
West Midlands +15 133 £450 +5.88% 24
East of England 0 112 £400 - 27
Yorkshire +11 106 £406 +16.07% 56
East Midlands +7 88 £375 +15.38% 34
North East -27 39 £375 -0.13% 11
Midlands +8 8 £600 +71.42% 1
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2230 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1751 (38.93%) Java
3 1535 (34.13%) JavaScript
4 1174 (26.10%) SQL
4 1174 (26.10%) HTML
5 1115 (24.79%) XML
6 1098 (24.41%) REST
7 1033 (22.97%) TDD
8 1020 (22.68%) .NET
9 1009 (22.43%) Amazon AWS
10 971 (21.59%) CSS
11 949 (21.10%) SOAP
12 897 (19.94%) C#
13 877 (19.50%) RESTful
14 855 (19.01%) Scrum
15 852 (18.94%) Linux
16 774 (17.21%) Finance
17 735 (16.34%) Oracle
18 726 (16.14%) Git (software)
19 699 (15.54%) SQL Server
20 684 (15.21%) Spring
21 676 (15.03%) MVC
22 669 (14.87%) JSON
23 667 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
24 634 (14.10%) BDD
25 588 (13.07%) Jenkins
26 576 (12.81%) AngularJS
27 566 (12.58%) Microsoft
28 561 (12.47%) DevOps
29 526 (11.69%) OO

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 241 (5.36%) Apache
2 208 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 197 (4.38%) WebLogic
4 185 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 170 (3.78%) JBoss
6 158 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 154 (3.42%) SharePoint
8 141 (3.13%) IIS
9 131 (2.91%) CMS
10 117 (2.60%) Confluence
11 80 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
12 72 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
13 62 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 59 (1.31%) Apache Spark
15 57 (1.27%) Apache Solr
16 45 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
17 42 (0.93%) nginx
18 40 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
18 40 (0.89%) OpenStack
19 37 (0.82%) Mule
Applications
1 150 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 37 (0.82%) MS Office
2 37 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.24%) MS Project
4 7 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.089%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.089%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.067%) SPSS
8 2 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.022%) HipChat
9 1 (0.022%) Mingle
9 1 (0.022%) Simulink
9 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.022%) Stata
Business Applications
1 150 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 30 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 29 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
5 27 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.38%) Magento
7 16 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (0.22%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.20%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (0.16%) SAP MDM
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.11%) Remedy AR System
13 5 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
14 4 (0.089%) Oracle EBS R12
14 4 (0.089%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 4 (0.089%) SAP HCM
14 4 (0.089%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1009 (22.43%) Amazon AWS
2 403 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (2.49%) PaaS
4 106 (2.36%) GitHub
5 103 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
6 96 (2.13%) SaaS
7 93 (2.07%) IaaS
8 88 (1.96%) Amazon S3
9 80 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 50 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
11 42 (0.93%) Office 365
12 36 (0.80%) Route 53
12 36 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 32 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
13 32 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
14 30 (0.67%) Heroku
15 28 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
15 28 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
16 22 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
17 20 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 295 (6.56%) HTTP
2 144 (3.20%) Internet
3 136 (3.02%) Firewall
4 130 (2.89%) TCP/IP
5 103 (2.29%) SSL
6 60 (1.33%) LDAP
6 60 (1.33%) WAN
7 59 (1.31%) DNS
8 53 (1.18%) VPN
9 48 (1.07%) LAN
10 36 (0.80%) FTP
11 31 (0.69%) HTTPS
12 30 (0.67%) Network Security
13 23 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
14 22 (0.49%) Intranet
14 22 (0.49%) SMTP
14 22 (0.49%) Wireless
15 20 (0.44%) DHCP
16 19 (0.42%) SAN
17 16 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 348 (7.74%) MySQL
3 318 (7.07%) NoSQL
4 317 (7.05%) Relational Database
5 296 (6.58%) MongoDB
6 198 (4.40%) Oracle Database
7 184 (4.09%) Big Data
8 141 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
9 118 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 111 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 99 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 98 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 83 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
14 80 (1.78%) DB2
15 75 (1.67%) RDBMS
16 74 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
17 68 (1.51%) Redis
18 66 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 62 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
20 59 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 726 (16.14%) Git (software)
2 588 (13.07%) Jenkins
3 372 (8.27%) JIRA
4 343 (7.63%) Maven
5 312 (6.94%) Selenium
6 298 (6.63%) Subversion
7 277 (6.16%) JUnit
8 258 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 177 (3.94%) Mockito
10 163 (3.62%) Visual Studio
11 153 (3.40%) SoapUI
12 151 (3.36%) Eclipse
13 149 (3.31%) Cucumber
14 142 (3.16%) Gradle
15 134 (2.98%) Ant
16 131 (2.91%) WebDriver
17 126 (2.80%) TeamCity
18 102 (2.27%) NUnit
19 68 (1.51%) Hudson
20 67 (1.49%) Moq
General
1 774 (17.21%) Finance
2 296 (6.58%) Banking
3 146 (3.25%) Retail
4 126 (2.80%) Marketing
5 123 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 64 (1.42%) Publishing
7 61 (1.36%) Legal
8 58 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 51 (1.13%) Back Office
10 46 (1.02%) Electronics
11 42 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 40 (0.89%) Games
13 22 (0.49%) Advertising
13 22 (0.49%) Front Office
14 14 (0.31%) Billing
14 14 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.20%) Local Government
17 8 (0.18%) Automotive
17 8 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 2550 (56.69%) Developer
2 769 (17.10%) Java Developer
3 501 (11.14%) Architect
4 443 (9.85%) .NET Developer
5 286 (6.36%) Senior Developer
6 280 (6.22%) Analyst
7 278 (6.18%) C# Developer
8 227 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
9 204 (4.54%) Consultant
10 201 (4.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 190 (4.22%) Solutions Architect
12 180 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
13 143 (3.18%) AWS Engineer
14 133 (2.96%) Software Engineer
15 130 (2.89%) Software Developer
16 123 (2.73%) Agile Developer
17 120 (2.67%) Tester
18 118 (2.62%) Web Developer
19 114 (2.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 111 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1174 (26.10%) HTML
2 1115 (24.79%) XML
3 1098 (24.41%) REST
4 1020 (22.68%) .NET
5 971 (21.59%) CSS
6 949 (21.10%) SOAP
7 877 (19.50%) RESTful
8 684 (15.21%) Spring
9 669 (14.87%) JSON
10 576 (12.81%) AngularJS
11 465 (10.34%) J2EE
12 463 (10.29%) jQuery
13 460 (10.23%) ASP.NET
14 444 (9.87%) HTML5
15 363 (8.07%) Hibernate
16 358 (7.96%) Node.js
17 305 (6.78%) WCF
18 299 (6.65%) Ajax
19 285 (6.34%) .NET Framework
20 256 (5.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 275 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 198 (4.40%) User Experience
3 150 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 127 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 105 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 80 (1.78%) Management Information System
7 67 (1.49%) Algorithms
8 53 (1.18%) iPad
9 51 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 49 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 48 (1.07%) Public Cloud
12 42 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 41 (0.91%) Data Centre
14 33 (0.73%) N-Tier
15 32 (0.71%) CMDB
16 27 (0.60%) DataPower
17 25 (0.56%) Clustering
18 24 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
18 24 (0.53%) RIA
19 23 (0.51%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 852 (18.94%) Linux
2 415 (9.23%) Windows
3 361 (8.03%) Unix
4 142 (3.16%) Android
5 139 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 107 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 81 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 53 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 42 (0.93%) CentOS
11 40 (0.89%) AIX
12 26 (0.58%) Solaris
13 23 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (0.47%) Ubuntu
15 19 (0.42%) HPUX
16 14 (0.31%) Mac OS X
16 14 (0.31%) SUSE
17 13 (0.29%) Mac OS
18 11 (0.24%) CoreOS
18 11 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2230 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1033 (22.97%) TDD
3 855 (19.01%) Scrum
4 676 (15.03%) MVC
5 667 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
6 634 (14.10%) BDD
7 561 (12.47%) DevOps
8 526 (11.69%) OO
9 476 (10.58%) SOA
10 446 (9.92%) Software Engineering
11 417 (9.27%) Open Source
12 356 (7.91%) Web Development
13 350 (7.78%) Unit Testing
14 341 (7.58%) E-Commerce
15 289 (6.43%) SDLC
16 274 (6.09%) Microservices
17 250 (5.56%) Configuration Management
18 233 (5.18%) CRM
19 221 (4.91%) Kanban
20 205 (4.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1751 (38.93%) Java
2 1535 (34.13%) JavaScript
3 1174 (26.10%) SQL
4 897 (19.94%) C#
5 460 (10.23%) Python
6 297 (6.60%) Ruby
7 268 (5.96%) Scala
8 244 (5.42%) PHP
9 156 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 144 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 129 (2.87%) Perl
12 116 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 111 (2.47%) Groovy
14 105 (2.33%) Shell Script
15 103 (2.29%) PL/SQL
16 98 (2.18%) C
17 92 (2.05%) C++
18 77 (1.71%) Objective-C
19 70 (1.56%) VB.NET
20 66 (1.47%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 343 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 247 (5.49%) Degree
3 214 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 70 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 47 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 37 (0.82%) CISSP
7 32 (0.71%) ISEB
8 31 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 23 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (0.49%) AWS Certification
11 18 (0.40%) SANS
12 17 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (0.33%) SSCP
14 13 (0.29%) Sun Certification
15 12 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.24%) CISMP
16 11 (0.24%) MCSE
17 10 (0.22%) CCNA
17 10 (0.22%) CCNP
17 10 (0.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (5.58%) QA
2 35 (0.78%) SDET
3 34 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 32 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 27 (0.60%) SLA
6 26 (0.58%) FATCA
7 25 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.36%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.24%) COBIT
9 11 (0.24%) ISO27002
10 9 (0.20%) HL7
10 9 (0.20%) PA-DSS
11 5 (0.11%) JSP 440
12 4 (0.089%) Dublin Core
13 3 (0.067%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.067%) TickIT
13 3 (0.067%) WCAG
14 2 (0.044%) GCP
14 2 (0.044%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 264 (5.87%) Docker
2 96 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 69 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.47%) XenApp
6 19 (0.42%) vSphere
7 18 (0.40%) Apache Flume
8 12 (0.27%) Shibboleth
9 11 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.22%) LXC
10 10 (0.22%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.18%) ProxySG
11 8 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (0.13%) Varnish
12 6 (0.13%) Xen
13 5 (0.11%) Snort
13 5 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 251 (5.58%) Puppet
2 228 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
3 195 (4.34%) Ansible
4 88 (1.96%) Kubernetes
5 67 (1.49%) Terraform
6 58 (1.29%) Salt
7 44 (0.98%) logstash
8 42 (0.93%) Kibana
9 30 (0.67%) Nagios
10 28 (0.62%) MOM
11 23 (0.51%) SCCM
12 21 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (0.42%) Mesos
14 18 (0.40%) Graphite
14 18 (0.40%) ZABBIX
15 17 (0.38%) SCOM
16 15 (0.33%) Grafana
16 15 (0.33%) QRadar
17 14 (0.31%) Rsyslog
18 13 (0.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 735 (16.34%) Oracle
2 566 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 173 (3.85%) IBM
4 146 (3.25%) ServiceNow
5 129 (2.87%) SAP
6 118 (2.62%) VMware
7 104 (2.31%) Red Hat
8 101 (2.25%) Google
9 92 (2.05%) Adobe
10 87 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
11 78 (1.73%) Splunk
12 72 (1.60%) ATG
13 68 (1.51%) MuleSoft
14 62 (1.38%) Cisco
14 62 (1.38%) Rackspace
15 58 (1.29%) hybris
16 55 (1.22%) HP
17 51 (1.13%) Solace
18 44 (0.98%) Atlassian
19 42 (0.93%) Zend
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Lennon Wright
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £380 - £430 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £330 per day
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Cheshire
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Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
KEYRESOURCE
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Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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City, London
Hatstand Limited
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
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Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
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London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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Chorley, Lancashire
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Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday