The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 24 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.17% 5.71% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 18.52% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +14.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Web Services
Devon

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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 34.78% 30.86% 43.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 42
Median daily rate £315 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.70% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £285 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
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 £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 Exeter

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Groovy
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (15.38%) Microservices
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
8 2 (15.38%) ISO 14001
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) IIS
9 1 (7.69%) MS Office
9 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (7.69%) CSS
9 1 (7.69%) XML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) SSADM
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Groovy
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 14001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware