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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 17 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.68% 2.68% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 8.70% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £287 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £343 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.83% -0.72%
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
35 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.89% 30.87% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 34
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) Java
3 20 (71.43%) Oracle
3 20 (71.43%) Spring
4 19 (67.86%) jQuery
5 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (60.71%) EJB
7 15 (53.57%) TIBCO
7 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
7 15 (53.57%) JSF
7 15 (53.57%) Swing
8 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
8 9 (32.14%) EJB 3.0
8 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
9 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 6 (21.43%) J2EE
11 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
11 6 (21.43%) JSP
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
12 5 (17.86%) .NET
12 5 (17.86%) Multimedia
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 4 (14.29%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) SOAP
13 4 (14.29%) XML
14 3 (10.71%) Web Development
14 3 (10.71%) QA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 5 (17.86%) Multimedia
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 20 (71.43%) Spring
3 19 (67.86%) jQuery
4 17 (60.71%) EJB
5 15 (53.57%) Swing
5 15 (53.57%) JSF
5 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
6 9 (32.14%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (21.43%) JSP
7 6 (21.43%) J2EE
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 4 (14.29%) SOAP
9 4 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) XSLT
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
10 3 (10.71%) JDBC
10 3 (10.71%) WCF
10 3 (10.71%) HTML5
11 2 (7.14%) POJO
11 2 (7.14%) JiBX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Online Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Content Management
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) Use Case
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) VBScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) TIBCO
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
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