The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 9 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 11.11% 4.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -21.19%
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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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 40.74% 68.00% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 15
Average daily rate £323 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £375 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Telematics
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL