Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 April 2019 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 12 25
Rank change year-on-year -28 +13 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 16 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.04% 9.98% 6.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.70% 27.78% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 25
Devon median daily rate £375 £423 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.24% +35.20% -3.85%
10th Percentile £360 £314 £215
90th Percentile £473 £660 £460
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £60.00 - £31.75

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 Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 126 198 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.95% 35.93% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 131 125
Devon median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £246
90th Percentile £613 £600 £550
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Devon median hourly rate £32.45 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.89% +20.00% -12.79%
10th Percentile £24.29 £29.85 £36.25
90th Percentile £41.62 £47.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -4.76%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Devon

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Devon

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Devon over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Devon

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Devon

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -31 6 £488 +15.38% 3
Web Services
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
2 11 (68.75%) Front End Development
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
3 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Build Automation
3 10 (62.50%) RESTful
3 10 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) Docker
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
6 2 (12.50%) Redux
6 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
2 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Backend Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) RESTful
3 3 (18.75%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 2 (12.50%) Redux
5 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Front End Development
3 10 (62.50%) Build Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) ISMS
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) QMS
6 1 (6.25%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes