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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 29 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.91% 1.99% 7.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.24% 5.00% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £269 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% +19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +5.29%
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
68 120 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.01% 39.74% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 64 33
Average daily rate £300 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 22
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 8 £375 +39.53% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Web Services
East Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) VB
6 5 (45.45%) IIS
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) MS Access
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) Ajax
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 4 (36.36%) LINQ
7 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 3 (27.27%) XSLT
8 3 (27.27%) Java
8 3 (27.27%) MVC
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (27.27%) MSTest

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Kentico
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) FTP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MS Access
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) DTS
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) MSTest
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) Ajax
7 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 4 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 4 (36.36%) LINQ
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (27.27%) XSLT
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (18.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (18.18%) Kendo UI
9 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (18.18%) WCF
10 1 (9.09%) Middleware
10 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
Leicester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago