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 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 18 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 19 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.25% 4.78% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.92% 18.68% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
106 91 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.87% 25.56% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 28
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
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 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 December 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 December 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 0 9 £468 +3.88% 4
Southport - 7 £400 -
Wirral - 1 - - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 19 (42.22%) XML
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 14 (31.11%) Oracle
5 14 (31.11%) .NET
6 12 (26.67%) C#
6 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (24.44%) IBM
8 10 (22.22%) Unix
9 9 (20.00%) Linux
9 9 (20.00%) J2EE
9 9 (20.00%) SOAP
10 8 (17.78%) SOA
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
11 7 (15.56%) FTP
11 7 (15.56%) Scrum
12 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
12 6 (13.33%) SDLC
12 6 (13.33%) Master Data Management
12 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
12 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 6 (13.33%) Open Source
12 6 (13.33%) Data Management
12 6 (13.33%) Middleware
12 6 (13.33%) HTML
12 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.11%) SQL Server

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 5 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.44%) ATG Dynamo
4 2 (4.44%) ColdFusion
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) FTP
2 5 (11.11%) SMTP
3 4 (8.89%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) HTTP
4 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) VoIP
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 3 (6.67%) Wireless
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
5 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Redis
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.22%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Architect
4 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Integration Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Security Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) VB Developer
7 4 (8.89%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Messaging Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) XML
2 14 (31.11%) .NET
3 9 (20.00%) J2EE
3 9 (20.00%) SOAP
4 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 6 (13.33%) Middleware
5 5 (11.11%) JSON
6 4 (8.89%) Ajax
6 4 (8.89%) CSS
6 4 (8.89%) ELK Stack
6 4 (8.89%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) Autofac
7 3 (6.67%) EDIFACT
7 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.67%) REST
7 3 (6.67%) SAML
7 3 (6.67%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.89%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Unix
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) SOA
3 7 (15.56%) Scrum
4 6 (13.33%) Data Management
4 6 (13.33%) Master Data Management
4 6 (13.33%) Open Source
4 6 (13.33%) SDLC
4 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 5 (11.11%) B2B
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
5 5 (11.11%) Use Case
6 4 (8.89%) Case Management
6 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.89%) ETL
6 4 (8.89%) Project Management
6 4 (8.89%) SIEM
6 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.89%) Python
6 4 (8.89%) VB
6 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.89%) VB6
7 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.44%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
9 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) CISSP
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) SANS
3 4 (8.89%) SSCP
4 2 (4.44%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCA
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Kibana
1 4 (8.89%) logstash
2 3 (6.67%) QRadar
3 2 (4.44%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) Apple
3 4 (8.89%) Siebel
3 4 (8.89%) Splunk
4 3 (6.67%) LogRhythm
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) ATG
5 2 (4.44%) Endeca
5 2 (4.44%) Sony
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.22%) Talend
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