The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 29 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.61% 2.86% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 10.00% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 20 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 23.17% 28.57% 56.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 45
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £325 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 3 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
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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
County Antrim -10 1 - - 4
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
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