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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 27 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.23% 5.63% 5.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 17.31% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £394 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £278 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £465 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.76%
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
63 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 38.89% 32.50% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 35
Median daily rate £338 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) French Language
4 2 (28.57%) German Language

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 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
1 2 (28.57%) German Language
1 2 (28.57%) Italian Language
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
1 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) SaltStack