The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank - 19 27
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.48% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.26% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
Web Services
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.38% 28.15% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 15
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) JMS
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (12.50%) NFS
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Dell

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) IMAP
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
1 1 (12.50%) SNMP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) JConsole
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) VisualVM
4 1 (12.50%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
1 1 (12.50%) logstash
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Dell
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
Midlands
Apeiro Ltd
Rate: Flexible For Right Candidate
Posted: 2 days ago