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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 12 33 12
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 21 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.13% 1.04% 9.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.87% 3.85% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 16
Median daily rate £425 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +19.22%
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
62 78 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.96% 27.08% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 35
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 28 (62.22%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) Oracle
3 21 (46.67%) XML
4 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
4 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
5 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
6 11 (24.44%) Middleware
6 11 (24.44%) HTML
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.22%) SOA
7 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
8 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (20.00%) JBoss
8 9 (20.00%) CSS
8 9 (20.00%) JSP
8 9 (20.00%) ATG
8 9 (20.00%) ATG Dynamo
8 9 (20.00%) Ajax
9 8 (17.78%) IBM
9 8 (17.78%) J2EE
10 7 (15.56%) SOAP
10 7 (15.56%) Siebel
10 7 (15.56%) FTP
10 7 (15.56%) Endeca
10 7 (15.56%) SDLC
11 6 (13.33%) System Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (13.33%) HTTP

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 9 (20.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 9 (20.00%) JBoss
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.44%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) FTP
2 6 (13.33%) HTTP
3 5 (11.11%) SMTP
4 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
5 2 (4.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (6.67%) Ant
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Integration Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Messaging Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Head of Development
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 1 (2.22%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) XML
2 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) Middleware
3 9 (20.00%) Ajax
3 9 (20.00%) CSS
3 9 (20.00%) JSP
4 8 (17.78%) J2EE
5 7 (15.56%) SOAP
6 5 (11.11%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) .NET
7 3 (6.67%) EDIFACT
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (4.44%) REST
8 2 (4.44%) XSD
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.22%) JMS
9 1 (2.22%) jQuery
9 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) DataPower
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) SOA
3 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.56%) SDLC
5 6 (13.33%) System Testing
6 5 (11.11%) B2B
6 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 5 (11.11%) Use Case
7 4 (8.89%) BPEL
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Master Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.89%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
1 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) ATG
3 8 (17.78%) IBM
4 7 (15.56%) Endeca
4 7 (15.56%) Siebel
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) F5
6 2 (4.44%) Sony
7 1 (2.22%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.22%) Talend