The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 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 Leicester 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.91% 9.26% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 25.00% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
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£268 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.78% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 29.30% 37.04% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 14
Average daily rate £275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Web Services
Leicestershire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 4 (30.77%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Android
7 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (23.08%) Android Development
7 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Android Development
2 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
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