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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 28 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.42% 2.10% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 7.32% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £345 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
Web Services
Leicestershire

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
78 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.27% 28.67% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 28
Average daily rate £300 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) TickIT
4 5 (33.33%) UML
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) V-Model
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (26.67%) hybris
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) iPad
5 4 (26.67%) REST
5 4 (26.67%) Content Management
5 4 (26.67%) Spring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
1 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (26.67%) Ant
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) French Language
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Hybris Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Developer
4 1 (6.67%) CMS Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) iPad
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Life Science
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) V-Model
3 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) B2B
4 4 (26.67%) B2C
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Logistics
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) MVVM
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (33.33%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) SaltStack
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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