The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 14 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 9.43% 2.03% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.87% 3.53% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £345 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £44.25 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +1.14%

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 85 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 50.00% 57.43% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 24
Median daily rate £345 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 14 (77.78%) C#
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) XHTML
6 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) SOAP
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) XSD
6 7 (38.89%) XSLT
6 7 (38.89%) UML
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) Ajax
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) jMock
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (38.89%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (38.89%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior Software Developer
4 7 (38.89%) Senior SQL Developer
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Developer
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) Ajax
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 7 (38.89%) XHTML
5 7 (38.89%) XML
5 7 (38.89%) XSD
5 7 (38.89%) XSLT
6 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (16.67%) Java EE
6 3 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) Spring
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) Logistics
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) V-Model
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) API Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) OCMJD
3 2 (11.11%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (16.67%) TickIT
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle