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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 16 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.70% 5.41% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 10.53% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.12% -8.75%
Web Services
Manchester

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
26 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 35.14% 51.35% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport 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 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 8 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Product Management
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
5 1 (20.00%) Jetty
5 1 (20.00%) AMQP
5 1 (20.00%) nginx
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) ATDD
5 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) XML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Jetty
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Product Management
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) ATDD
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (20.00%) Microservices
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript