The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Macclesfield 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 4 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.33% 8.82% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 23.08% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 46.67% 38.24% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 2
Average daily rate £375 £153 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -71.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Cheshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Macclesfield region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Web Services
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
6 1 (9.09%) Informatica
6 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cognizant
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica