The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.37% - 14.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.72% - 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 13
Median daily rate £325 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +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
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 56 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 34.62% 41.48% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 26
Median daily rate £325 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
(Click see detailed
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £304 - 2
Web Services
West Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) RESTful
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
6 3 (37.50%) SOAP
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) Ajax
7 2 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (25.00%) XHTML
7 2 (25.00%) MySQL
7 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (25.00%) XPath
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (12.50%) Mobile First

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) XSLT
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile First
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft