The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 9 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 11.32% 0.80% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.55% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£356 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +26.00%
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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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 41 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 20.75% 32.80% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 7
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £135.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Preston region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
5 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
5 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (26.67%) ProC
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) DataPower
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) C
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) JBoss
6 3 (20.00%) XSD
6 3 (20.00%) XSLT
6 3 (20.00%) SNMP
6 3 (20.00%) WSDL
6 3 (20.00%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) iPaaS
1 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) ProC
2 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) JSP
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (20.00%) XSD
3 3 (20.00%) XSLT
3 3 (20.00%) WSDL
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Akka
5 1 (6.67%) Mustache
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Batik
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) BDD
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Test Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) ABAP
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
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