Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 15 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 +32 -26
Contract jobs citing Web Services 65 99 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.49% 10.06% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.26% 34.38% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 86 11
Coventry median daily rate £450 £417 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.91% +12.70% -3.90%
10th Percentile £343 £340 £325
90th Percentile £550 £575 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +0.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +15.38%

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 230 288 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 30.03% 29.27% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 208 116
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -9.40%
10th Percentile £318 £309 £263
90th Percentile £550 £555 £558
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +5.89% +7.93% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Coventry median hourly rate £26.25 £16.00 £24.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.06% -34.61% +9.49%
10th Percentile £20.88 £11.50 £17.77
90th Percentile £42.18 £22.40 £30.17
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £23.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +29.79% -18.09% -3.56%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 55 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) .NET
3 41 (63.08%) C#
4 39 (60.00%) HTML
4 39 (60.00%) MVC
5 38 (58.46%) Scrum
5 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
5 38 (58.46%) CSS
5 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 37 (56.92%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (55.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET
7 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
8 35 (53.85%) BDD
8 35 (53.85%) Kanban
8 35 (53.85%) Git (software)
8 35 (53.85%) SOLID
9 34 (52.31%) TDD
10 32 (49.23%) Dapper ORM
11 30 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
13 19 (29.23%) SQL
14 16 (24.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 9 (13.85%) User Experience
16 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
17 7 (10.77%) SOAP
17 7 (10.77%) REST
18 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
18 6 (9.23%) Java

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 2 (3.08%) nginx
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) SAP Retail
2 3 (4.62%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.08%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 36 (55.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (55.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.08%) Ant
3 2 (3.08%) CircleCI
3 2 (3.08%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.08%) Gradle
3 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) Mockito
3 2 (3.08%) Travis CI
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) .NET Developer
3 11 (16.92%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Azure Developer
4 9 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Lead Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) UI Designer
8 3 (4.62%) UX Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Web Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (64.62%) .NET
2 39 (60.00%) HTML
3 38 (58.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 38 (58.46%) CSS
4 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET
4 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (49.23%) Dapper ORM
6 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.77%) REST
7 7 (10.77%) SOAP
8 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (7.69%) SAP ALE
9 4 (6.15%) Ajax
9 4 (6.15%) Spring
9 4 (6.15%) XML
10 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.62%) CSS3
10 3 (4.62%) HTML5
10 3 (4.62%) WCF
11 2 (3.08%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.85%) User Experience
3 5 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) SUSE
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) MVC
3 38 (58.46%) Scrum
4 37 (56.92%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (53.85%) BDD
5 35 (53.85%) Kanban
5 35 (53.85%) SOLID
6 34 (52.31%) TDD
7 16 (24.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Coaching
12 3 (4.62%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (4.62%) Performance Testing
12 3 (4.62%) Prototyping
12 3 (4.62%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (63.08%) C#
2 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 6 (9.23%) Java
5 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.08%) C++
6 2 (3.08%) COBOL
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.54%) Telerik