The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 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 Lancashire 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 31 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 17 24 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.79% 9.45% 12.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.97% 24.74% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 31
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £275 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £769 £342 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+24.56% -12.30%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 97 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.48% 38.19% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 79
Average daily rate £300 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £325 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Web Services
North West

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 14 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram 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 14 July 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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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
Preston -9 4 - - 2
Burnley - 2 £425 - 5
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Ormskirk - - - - 1
Accrington - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 2
Skelmersdale - - - - 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 11 (28.95%) Java
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) VMware
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.42%) ETL
5 7 (18.42%) .NET
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.42%) C#
6 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.79%) Open Source
7 5 (13.16%) vSphere
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.16%) XenApp
7 5 (13.16%) XenServer
7 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
7 5 (13.16%) JSON
7 5 (13.16%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DHCP
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) PuTTY
2 3 (7.89%) FTP
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.89%) CouchDB
3 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) ERwin
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Toad
2 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) T4 Templates
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Scala Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Data Modeller
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Test Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Data Modeller
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) VB Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.16%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) JSON
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) SOAP
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) Ajax
3 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.89%) REST
4 3 (7.89%) Akka
4 3 (7.89%) Play Framework
4 3 (7.89%) Batik
4 3 (7.89%) WCF
4 3 (7.89%) WPF
4 3 (7.89%) SVG
5 2 (5.26%) WinForms
5 2 (5.26%) WF
5 2 (5.26%) Silverlight
5 2 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Open Source
2 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.26%) CESG
3 2 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (5.26%) RMADS
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.42%) ETL
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) OO
4 4 (10.53%) EAI
4 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) BDD
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 3 (7.89%) Process Management
5 3 (7.89%) Data Security
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITSM
6 2 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
2 7 (18.42%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) VBA
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.53%) Scala
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (13.16%) XenApp
1 5 (13.16%) XenServer
1 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
1 5 (13.16%) vSphere
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) HP
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
1 8 (21.05%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Compaq
3 5 (13.16%) Dell
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) CA
4 4 (10.53%) Informatica
4 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Percona
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) McAfee
Burnley, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley
Kainos
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £800.00 - £850.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago