The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 15 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.68% 1.12% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.87% 7.41% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 3
Median daily rate £385 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £300 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Web Services
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 54 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.25% 15.08% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 29 29
Median daily rate £338 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Merseyside region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +21 25 £400 - 3
Southport - 2 £338 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 25 (58.14%) Java
1 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
2 20 (46.51%) Oracle
3 18 (41.86%) HTML
3 18 (41.86%) CSS
3 18 (41.86%) XML
4 17 (39.53%) E-Commerce
5 14 (32.56%) SQL
6 13 (30.23%) JSP
6 13 (30.23%) JBoss
6 13 (30.23%) ATG
6 13 (30.23%) ATG Dynamo
6 13 (30.23%) Ajax
6 13 (30.23%) System Testing
7 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
8 9 (20.93%) Maven
8 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (20.93%) Ant
8 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
9 8 (18.60%) MVC
9 8 (18.60%) Finance
9 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
9 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
10 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (13.95%) Scrum
10 6 (13.95%) Spring
10 6 (13.95%) Middleware
10 6 (13.95%) .NET
10 6 (13.95%) SOAP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 13 (30.23%) ATG Dynamo
1 13 (30.23%) JBoss
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.98%) Node.js
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.65%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Ant
1 9 (20.93%) Maven
2 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) gulp
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.33%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Zend Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 16 (37.21%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.65%) AWS Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Integration Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) CSS
1 18 (41.86%) HTML
1 18 (41.86%) XML
2 13 (30.23%) Ajax
2 13 (30.23%) JSP
3 6 (13.95%) .NET
3 6 (13.95%) Middleware
3 6 (13.95%) REST
3 6 (13.95%) SOAP
3 6 (13.95%) Spring
4 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.30%) JSON
4 4 (9.30%) RESTful
4 4 (9.30%) XSD
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.98%) CSS3
5 3 (6.98%) DOM
5 3 (6.98%) Express
5 3 (6.98%) HTML5
5 3 (6.98%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) iPad
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) DataPower
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) E-Commerce
2 13 (30.23%) System Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.98%) OO
7 3 (6.98%) OOD
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.98%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Service Design
7 3 (6.98%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) API Design
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.65%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Java
1 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.63%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) PHP 5
6 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) ATG
3 5 (11.63%) Endeca
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Siebel
4 3 (6.98%) Zend
5 2 (4.65%) F5
5 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Google
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