The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Exeter region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank - 7 14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter - 16.10% 6.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 35.85% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Average daily rate - £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 53 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 36.19% 44.92% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 15
Average daily rate £400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £351 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.38% +265.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Devon

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
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 17 April 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) XQuery
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) XPath
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) WCF
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (41.67%) Change Control
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) DHTML
5 3 (25.00%) JAXB
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) MS Access
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (41.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) WCF
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (41.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) JAXB
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (25.00%) Dojo
5 3 (25.00%) DHTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
1 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) XQuery
2 7 (58.33%) XPath
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) VBA
6 1 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) MCAD
2 2 (16.67%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle