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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 21 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.56% 2.41% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.54% 6.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
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£331 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £458 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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
114 104 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.38% 35.86% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 54 55
Average daily rate £310 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 10
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 3 September 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 +18 14 £331 -33.75% 8
Web Services
East Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (72.41%) C#
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 16 (55.17%) Waterfall
5 14 (48.28%) V-Model
5 14 (48.28%) UML
5 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) ISO 9001
6 13 (44.83%) TickIT
6 13 (44.83%) Finance
6 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
6 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
7 12 (41.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (41.38%) MS Office
8 11 (37.93%) Degree
8 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
9 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (27.59%) MVC
10 8 (27.59%) XML
11 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.69%) HTML
12 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (20.69%) Chartered Engineer
12 6 (20.69%) WCF
12 6 (20.69%) Logistics
12 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) AquaLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 12 (41.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.34%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) NUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Lead Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Hybris Architect
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (27.59%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.69%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 4 (13.79%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.90%) HTML5
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 2 (6.90%) Middleware
9 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Life Science
4 3 (10.34%) iPad
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Waterfall
3 14 (48.28%) V-Model
3 14 (48.28%) UML
4 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) MVC
6 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.69%) Logistics
8 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) B2B
9 3 (10.34%) B2C
9 3 (10.34%) OOP
9 3 (10.34%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) Content Management
10 2 (6.90%) Web Development
10 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) ISO 9001
1 13 (44.83%) TickIT
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Google
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