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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 11 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 12 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 12.24% 9.63% 11.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.71% 34.21% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Average daily rate £408 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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
31 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 31.63% 28.15% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 13
Average daily rate £344 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +32.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing Web Services 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 Web Services.

1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) RESTful
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Groovy
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 2 (11.11%) VB6
9 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (11.11%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing Web Services 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 Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Jetty
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Tester
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) RESTful
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) API Development
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Groovy
6 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.11%) VB
7 2 (11.11%) VB6
8 1 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle