The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 28 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 26 20
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.83% 4.97% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.05% 17.82% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 12
Median daily rate £500 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £300 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.32% +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 Coventry with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 86 101 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 24.50% 27.90% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 75 47
Median daily rate £450 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Coventry

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Coventry

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Coventry

Web Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 74 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 38 (42.22%) HTML
4 36 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (36.67%) SQL
5 33 (36.67%) .NET
5 33 (36.67%) CSS
6 32 (35.56%) BDD
7 29 (32.22%) MVC
7 29 (32.22%) Scrum
7 29 (32.22%) ASP.NET
8 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
9 27 (30.00%) TDD
10 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (25.56%) Open Source
12 22 (24.44%) CRM
13 21 (23.33%) Migration
13 21 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
13 21 (23.33%) Marketing
13 21 (23.33%) Data Migration
13 21 (23.33%) Data Conversion
13 21 (23.33%) REST
13 21 (23.33%) Campaign Management
13 21 (23.33%) Waterfall
14 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
15 19 (21.11%) Project Management
16 16 (17.78%) C#
17 15 (16.67%) JSON
17 15 (16.67%) Web Development

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (4.44%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) LDAP
1 1 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 10 (11.11%) MySQL
1 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 10 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.44%) MSBuild
3 4 (4.44%) MSTest
3 4 (4.44%) NUnit
3 4 (4.44%) ReSharper
3 4 (4.44%) SpecFlow
4 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.33%) Hudson
4 3 (3.33%) NCover
4 3 (3.33%) NDepend
4 3 (3.33%) NuGet
4 3 (3.33%) StyleCop
5 2 (2.22%) GoCD
5 2 (2.22%) JMeter
6 1 (1.11%) JUnit
6 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (23.33%) Marketing
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Automotive
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Developer
2 31 (34.44%) Analyst
3 29 (32.22%) Business Analyst
4 20 (22.22%) CRM Developer
5 19 (21.11%) Digital Analyst
5 19 (21.11%) Digital Business Analyst
6 17 (18.89%) Agile Business Analyst
7 14 (15.56%) Architect
8 11 (12.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 10 (11.11%) Technical Architect
10 8 (8.89%) Digital Architect
11 7 (7.78%) Digital Technical Architect
11 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Developer
11 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (7.78%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
13 5 (5.56%) Compliance Analyst
13 5 (5.56%) Compliance Business Analyst
13 5 (5.56%) Fraud Analyst
13 5 (5.56%) Fraud Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.22%) HTML
2 33 (36.67%) .NET
2 33 (36.67%) CSS
3 29 (32.22%) ASP.NET
4 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (23.33%) REST
6 15 (16.67%) JSON
7 14 (15.56%) HTML5
8 10 (11.11%) Ajax
8 10 (11.11%) CSS3
8 10 (11.11%) Django
8 10 (11.11%) Play Framework
8 10 (11.11%) RESTful
8 10 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (10.00%) SOAP
10 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.67%) WCF
11 5 (5.56%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) User Experience
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) DataPower
3 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Unix
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Android
3 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.11%) Fedora
3 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) BDD
3 29 (32.22%) MVC
3 29 (32.22%) Scrum
4 27 (30.00%) TDD
5 23 (25.56%) Open Source
6 22 (24.44%) CRM
7 21 (23.33%) Campaign Management
7 21 (23.33%) Data Conversion
7 21 (23.33%) Data Migration
7 21 (23.33%) Migration
7 21 (23.33%) Waterfall
8 19 (21.11%) Project Management
9 15 (16.67%) Web Development
10 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
10 13 (14.44%) Functional Testing
10 13 (14.44%) User Stories
11 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 33 (36.67%) SQL
2 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (17.78%) C#
4 13 (14.44%) Ruby
5 10 (11.11%) Scala
6 7 (7.78%) Java
7 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.33%) Korn
8 3 (3.33%) Perl
8 3 (3.33%) Python
8 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.22%) Go
9 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.11%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) R
10 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Ansible
1 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.33%) Terraform
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (3.33%) Google
3 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.11%) Adobe
4 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.11%) Xamarin