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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 3 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.11% 4.24% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.25% 10.20% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £325 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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
48 49 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 42.86% 41.53% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 93
Average daily rate £375 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £384 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +15 26 £350 +7.69% 5
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) XML
3 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 8 (28.57%) Banking
5 8 (28.57%) JSON
5 8 (28.57%) HTML5
6 7 (25.00%) Intranet
6 7 (25.00%) Extranet
6 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) Lotus
6 7 (25.00%) IIS
6 7 (25.00%) CSS
6 7 (25.00%) Cognos
6 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (25.00%) IBM Notes
7 6 (21.43%) OO
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (21.43%) Replication
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 6 (21.43%) CSS3
8 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
8 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 5 (17.86%) ISA Server
8 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (25.00%) IIS
1 7 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) assyst
2 2 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Intranet
1 7 (25.00%) Extranet
2 6 (21.43%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) DB2
3 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.29%) Triplestore
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Mocha
3 1 (3.57%) QUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.57%) Grunt
3 1 (3.57%) Bower
3 1 (3.57%) webpack
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Web Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) XML
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) JSON
3 8 (28.57%) HTML5
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) CSS3
6 5 (17.86%) Backbone.js
6 5 (17.86%) XSL
6 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Ajax
7 4 (14.29%) XHTML
7 4 (14.29%) JMS
7 4 (14.29%) Sass
7 4 (14.29%) SOAP
7 4 (14.29%) RESTful
8 3 (10.71%) jQuery
8 3 (10.71%) WSDL
8 3 (10.71%) COM
9 2 (7.14%) .NET
9 2 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) W3C
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.14%) Social Media
4 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
5 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.57%) Animation
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.71%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
1 6 (21.43%) OO
2 4 (14.29%) Web Design
2 4 (14.29%) TDD
2 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 4 (14.29%) Metaprogramming
2 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (14.29%) Graceful Degradation
2 4 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
4 2 (7.14%) BDD
4 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.57%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 4 (14.29%) Korn
5 4 (14.29%) SPARQL
5 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Control-M
3 1 (3.57%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Cognos
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Lotus
3 5 (17.86%) Actimize
4 4 (14.29%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
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