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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 23 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.88% 7.33% 7.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 34.69% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £381 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +56.36%

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
77 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.35% 21.12% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 25
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) J2EE
4 6 (27.27%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
5 5 (22.73%) Open Source
6 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) Data Management
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 3 (13.64%) Node.js
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) JDeveloper
3 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Development
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Portal Developer
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) User Researcher
4 1 (4.55%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
1 6 (27.27%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) REST
4 2 (9.09%) XSD
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) JSP
5 1 (4.55%) LINQ
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
5 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) BPEL
5 2 (9.09%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Facilities Management
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Siebel
3 2 (9.09%) Software AG
3 2 (9.09%) webMethods
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase