The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.01% 9.42% 2.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 31.58% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 3
Average daily rate
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- £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +13.72%
Web Services
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 57 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.26% 29.84% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 28
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) AquaLogic
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) XQuery
3 3 (42.86%) BEA
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) OO

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 3 (42.86%) AquaLogic
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) XQuery
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) BEA
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
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