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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 20 15 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.77% 3.97% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.24% 13.89% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £280 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +4.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +22.46%
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
49 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 30.82% 28.57% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 20
Median daily rate £365 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 14
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
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 30 July 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) V-Model
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) WinForms
6 2 (22.22%) NUnit
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) High Availability
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
1 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java SE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) UML
1 4 (44.44%) V-Model
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe