The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank - 14 18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.70% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 25.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.13 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -4.43%
Web Services
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.00% 10.81% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 6
Median daily rate £315 £250 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £300 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Web Services
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes