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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Devon / Exeter
Rank 23 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 3.76% 10.20% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 33.33% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Median daily rate £275 £366 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.91% -10.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
55 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 41.35% 30.61% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 8
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) XHTML
2 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) NHS Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) SSADM
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware