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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank - 8 17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 15.63% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 25.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.29%
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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 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
21 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 56.76% 62.50% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 21
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft