The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 5 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 13.11% 2.61% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.14% 10.34% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£366 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.67 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.80% -12.50%
Web Services
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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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 22.95% 25.22% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 3
Average daily rate £357 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
3 5 (45.45%) SOA
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (45.45%) Force.com
3 5 (45.45%) Apex Code
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Content Management
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
7 1 (9.09%) JDeveloper
7 1 (9.09%) XQuery
7 1 (9.09%) XML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
2 1 (9.09%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Functional Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) MyBatis
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
1 5 (45.45%) UML
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Apex Code
3 1 (9.09%) XQuery
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XPath
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com