The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 26 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.79% - 2.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.77% - 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 72 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 31.84% 22.78% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 31
Median daily rate £450 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Telford - 5 £475 - 1
Web Services
West Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) User Experience
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Legal
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) Web Usability
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 4 (33.33%) Content Writing
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) API Design
5 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) WSO2
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Confluence
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Grunt
3 2 (16.67%) Protractor
3 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
3 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 2 (16.67%) Yeoman
4 1 (8.33%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) gulp
4 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (8.33%) Sahi
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) WATIR
4 1 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
1 4 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Content Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Messaging Developer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 2 (16.67%) React
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Content Writing
3 4 (33.33%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 4 (33.33%) Web Usability
4 3 (25.00%) API Design
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) WSO2
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian