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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 16 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.10% 4.98% 4.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.70% 18.92% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Median daily rate £484 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.12% -8.75%
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
73 74 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 37.24% 26.33% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 26
Median daily rate £370 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.10 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016, 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 14 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) XML
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) SOA
6 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) FTP
7 7 (25.00%) J2EE
8 6 (21.43%) Middleware
8 6 (21.43%) IBM
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (21.43%) SOAP
9 5 (17.86%) B2B
9 5 (17.86%) Siebel
9 5 (17.86%) Data Management
9 5 (17.86%) SMTP
9 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
9 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (17.86%) Use Case
10 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.29%) Scrum
10 4 (14.29%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
11 3 (10.71%) HTML
11 3 (10.71%) Linux
11 3 (10.71%) HTTPS

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 5 (17.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (7.14%) ATG Dynamo
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) FTP
2 5 (17.86%) SMTP
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Endeca
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Messaging Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Architect
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Head of Development
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) XML
2 7 (25.00%) J2EE
3 6 (21.43%) Middleware
3 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) EDIFACT
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) Node.js
6 2 (7.14%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
6 2 (7.14%) JSP
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.57%) JMS
7 1 (3.57%) LINQ
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.57%) WCF
7 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 5 (17.86%) B2B
3 5 (17.86%) Data Management
3 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
3 5 (17.86%) Use Case
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) Open Source
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
5 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Line Management
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 5 (17.86%) Siebel
4 2 (7.14%) ATG
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Sony
5 1 (3.57%) Talend