Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 50 21 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.81% 3.16% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.10% 11.86% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 53
Coventry median daily rate £450 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +18.24% +11.70%
10th Percentile £294 £337 £315
90th Percentile £500 £503 £472
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +52.94% +36.00% -33.86%

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 237 177 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 27.53% 26.62% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 120 213
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +8.55% +15.15%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £300
90th Percentile £588 £538 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +92.31% -45.26%
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.29 £30.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -23.66% +29.79% -18.09%

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 15 October 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 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (54.00%) MVC
3 27 (54.00%) .NET
3 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
4 26 (52.00%) CSS
4 26 (52.00%) HTML
4 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (52.00%) Scrum
4 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
5 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (50.00%) BDD
5 25 (50.00%) Kanban
5 25 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
6 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
9 16 (32.00%) C#
10 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
10 14 (28.00%) SOLID
11 13 (26.00%) User Experience
11 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (24.00%) SQL
13 7 (14.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 7 (14.00%) Firewall
14 5 (10.00%) VMware
14 5 (10.00%) Linux
14 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

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 (4.00%) Apache
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.00%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (6.00%) Serverless
3 3 (6.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (4.00%) Force.com
5 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.00%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (2.00%) PaaS
5 1 (2.00%) SaaS
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Azure Developer
4 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Ab Initio Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Delphi Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Designer
7 3 (6.00%) Web Designer
8 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Salesforce Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) UI Designer
8 2 (4.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) .NET
1 27 (54.00%) ASP.NET
2 26 (52.00%) CSS
2 26 (52.00%) HTML
3 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 25 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
4 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.00%) JMS
5 4 (8.00%) REST
5 4 (8.00%) SOAP
6 3 (6.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) XML
6 3 (6.00%) XSLT
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (4.00%) JSON
7 2 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.00%) Visualforce
8 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (26.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) EFT
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Solaris
3 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (54.00%) MVC
3 26 (52.00%) Scrum
4 25 (50.00%) BDD
4 25 (50.00%) Kanban
5 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (38.00%) TDD
7 14 (28.00%) SOLID
8 7 (14.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy
10 3 (6.00%) Auto-Scaling
10 3 (6.00%) DevOps
10 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Prototyping
11 2 (4.00%) Analytics
11 2 (4.00%) E-business
11 2 (4.00%) UML
11 2 (4.00%) Wireframes
12 1 (2.00%) ArchiMate
12 1 (2.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.00%) C#
3 12 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) Delphi
5 2 (4.00%) Apex Code
5 2 (4.00%) Korn
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) SOQL
6 1 (2.00%) SOSL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) NFS
2 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (4.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) Ab Initio
4 3 (6.00%) Borland
5 2 (4.00%) CommVault
5 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) NetApp
5 2 (4.00%) Netezza
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 2 (4.00%) Veritas
6 1 (2.00%) BT
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) Google