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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 5 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.31% 1.88% 6.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 4.55% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.83% -0.72%
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
36 66 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.73% 41.25% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 75
Average daily rate £350 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £425 - 4
Lichfield - 1 - -
Stafford - - - -
Web Services
West Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) XML
3 13 (48.15%) jQuery
4 12 (44.44%) C#
5 9 (33.33%) Ajax
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (29.63%) MVC
6 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 8 (29.63%) MySQL
6 8 (29.63%) IIS
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Apache
6 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development
6 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.93%) User Experience
7 7 (25.93%) PHP5
7 7 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (25.93%) Drupal
7 7 (25.93%) Time Management
7 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (25.93%) Social Media
7 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) WinForms
7 7 (25.93%) LAMP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (29.63%) IIS
1 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) Drupal
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.70%) Xcode
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (22.22%) Back Office
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.70%) CSS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UI Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
1 13 (48.15%) XML
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
1 13 (48.15%) jQuery
2 9 (33.33%) Ajax
3 7 (25.93%) LAMP
3 7 (25.93%) WinForms
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex
5 3 (11.11%) JSF
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.11%) Flash
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe AIR
6 2 (7.41%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) WCF
7 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
7 1 (3.70%) RESTful
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 7 (25.93%) Taxonomies
2 7 (25.93%) Blog
2 7 (25.93%) Social Media
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) MVC
1 8 (29.63%) Web Application Development
2 7 (25.93%) Time Management
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) PHP
5 7 (25.93%) PHP5
6 6 (22.22%) VB
7 5 (18.52%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) ActionScript
8 3 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
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