The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 16 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.00% - 8.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.67% 61.90% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 11
Median daily rate £250 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £314 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) JSF
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) XPath
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile First

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Middleware Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WCF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSF
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) XPath