The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 17 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.28% 5.42% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.42% 19.57% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
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£414 £379 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.17% +16.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £328 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.74% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -
Web Services
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
104 46 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.71% 27.71% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 23 58
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £20.00 £13.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% +46.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -11 7 £417 -9.89% 3
Preston -8 3 £350 -21.34% 1
Burnley - 3 £450 - 1
Chorley - - - - 1
Accrington - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 4
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 18 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (40.91%) ETL
2 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (22.73%) Data Security
4 10 (22.73%) Migration
4 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (20.45%) Data Structures
5 9 (20.45%) Open Source
5 9 (20.45%) Big Data
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.18%) EAI
6 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 8 (18.18%) CA
6 8 (18.18%) Informatica
6 8 (18.18%) PowerCenter
6 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 8 (18.18%) ERwin
6 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 8 (18.18%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 8 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 8 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
7 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) FTP
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.82%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (20.45%) Big Data
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 8 (18.18%) PowerCenter
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) ERwin
2 3 (6.82%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.82%) Rational Rose
2 3 (6.82%) Toad
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Data Build Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Management Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Spring
1 7 (15.91%) SOAP
2 5 (11.36%) REST
3 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
3 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) J2EE
4 2 (4.55%) Akka
4 2 (4.55%) Play Framework
4 2 (4.55%) HTML5
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) Classic ASP
4 2 (4.55%) XML
4 2 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.27%) Ajax
5 1 (2.27%) WPF
5 1 (2.27%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Data Structures
2 9 (20.45%) Open Source
3 8 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) RMADS
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) CESG
4 1 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ETL
2 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Data Security
3 10 (22.73%) Migration
4 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.18%) EAI
5 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 8 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 8 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
6 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) Validation
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
9 2 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 8 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Scala
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) CA
2 8 (18.18%) Informatica
3 4 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Curam
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
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