The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Stockport region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 9 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 3.03% 20.00% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 42.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £350 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 42.42% 46.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Manchester

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 21 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Wonderware