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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 19 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.82% 1.86% 9.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.20% 6.25% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£280 £268 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -2.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
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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
41 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 31.30% 29.81% 36.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 16
Average daily rate £280 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 28 July 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) WCF
4 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) VB
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) MS Access
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) V-Model
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) Degree

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (7.14%) AquaLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) WCF
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) V-Model
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) EAI
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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