The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 22 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 7.14% 2.63% 17.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 10.00% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
Median daily rate £375 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £328 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £348 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.64% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.76% +60.00%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 75 30 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 35.71% 26.32% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 16 24
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £388
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 £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in County Antrim over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in County Antrim

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -4 15 £375 +11.11% 4
Web Services
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Relational Database
3 12 (63.16%) Banking
4 11 (57.89%) Finance
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
5 10 (52.63%) JSON
5 10 (52.63%) .NET
5 10 (52.63%) C#
6 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
6 9 (47.37%) ADO.NET
6 9 (47.37%) Sybase
6 9 (47.37%) OO
6 9 (47.37%) WCF
6 9 (47.37%) WPF
6 9 (47.37%) WF
6 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) Scrum
6 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (47.37%) Algorithms
6 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
6 9 (47.37%) RESTful
6 9 (47.37%) Memory Management
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (42.11%) Front Office
7 8 (42.11%) OOP
7 8 (42.11%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) JMS
8 5 (26.32%) RDBMS

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (26.32%) DB2
3 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Front Office
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (26.32%) WPF Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Ab Initio Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) DBA
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Talend Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
1 10 (52.63%) JSON
2 9 (47.37%) ADO.NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 9 (47.37%) WCF
2 9 (47.37%) WF
2 9 (47.37%) WPF
3 5 (26.32%) JMS
3 5 (26.32%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Mustache
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Memory Management
1 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
1 9 (47.37%) OO
1 9 (47.37%) Scrum
2 8 (42.11%) OOP
2 8 (42.11%) SOA
3 4 (21.05%) Metaprogramming
3 4 (21.05%) Parallel Processing
3 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
4 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (5.26%) SOLID
6 1 (5.26%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Korn
5 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCDBA
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Sybase
3 4 (21.05%) Ab Initio
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Talend
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