The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Liverpool region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 12 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.34% 3.07% 11.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.08% 14.71% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.19% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 34 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.12% 20.86% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 37
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £353 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Web Services
Merseyside

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 12 (50.00%) HTML
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) EJB
3 9 (37.50%) Spring
4 8 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) JSF
5 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
5 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
5 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
5 7 (29.17%) TIBCO
5 7 (29.17%) Swing
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) Network Design
6 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) AquaLogic
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 4 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) EJB
3 9 (37.50%) Spring
4 8 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (29.17%) JSF
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) Swing
5 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.50%) JSP
7 3 (12.50%) WinForms
7 3 (12.50%) SOAP
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) WPF
7 3 (12.50%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (20.83%) Information Security
1 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (20.83%) Network Design
1 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Security Management
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (20.83%) Security Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) SOA
3 2 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) TDD
3 2 (8.33%) BPEL
4 1 (4.17%) System Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.33%) XQuery
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) TIBCO
3 3 (12.50%) Sybase
4 2 (8.33%) BEA
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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