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 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 25 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.52% 6.45% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.71% 22.22% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £328 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
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
70 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 44.03% 29.03% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 28
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £300 -
Tamworth - 1 £618 -
Web Services
West Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) SOA
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) SOAP
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) WinForms
8 4 (25.00%) Subversion
8 4 (25.00%) JSON
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) RESTful
8 4 (25.00%) REST
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) WCF
9 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) Back Office
9 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) MarkLogic
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Rapid Application Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) WinForms
4 4 (25.00%) RESTful
4 4 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) NancyFx
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) EAI
6 1 (6.25%) RAD
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) VB
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.25%) i2
2 1 (6.25%) Epicor
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
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