The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 34 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.26% 3.65% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 10.58% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Average daily rate
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£280 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £34.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+22.46% +21.05%
Web Services
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 104 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 33.08% 34.55% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 50 41
Average daily rate £280 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Leicestershire region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Leicestershire region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +15 5 £280 +4.67% 5
Web Services
East Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
7 7 (36.84%) WCF
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) CSS
8 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 6 (31.58%) jQuery
9 5 (26.32%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
10 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 4 (21.05%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) VB
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) CRM
10 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
10 4 (21.05%) UML
10 4 (21.05%) V-Model
10 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.79%) CSS3
11 3 (15.79%) SOAP
11 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
11 3 (15.79%) MS Access

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (5.26%) AquaLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.79%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) WCF
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (15.79%) Middleware
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 2 (10.53%) XSLT
8 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.26%) WinForms
8 1 (5.26%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) V-Model
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) EAI
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
1 3 (15.79%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) hybris
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