Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 15 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 18 55 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.89% 9.82% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 27.78% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 17
Devon median daily rate £390 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £310 £325 £194
90th Percentile £482 £532 £432
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.92% -4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Devon median hourly rate - - £23.53
South West median hourly rate £67.50 £47.50 £23.78
% change year-on-year +42.11% +99.79% -56.77%

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 108 198 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.33% 35.36% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 103 120
Devon median daily rate £340 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +32.81% -20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £186
90th Percentile £485 £523 £495
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 14
Devon median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +6.67% +92.31%
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -11.76%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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 -21 13 £360 -17.71% 17
Web Services
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Devon region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) RESTful
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) NUnit
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 4 (22.22%) JSON
6 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) SaaS
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)

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 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) SaaS
3 3 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) Bower
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) GitLab
5 1 (5.56%) gulp
5 1 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.56%) NeoLoad
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) React Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) RESTful
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) Sass
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) JSON Schema
6 2 (11.11%) Swagger
6 2 (11.11%) XML Schema
7 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (16.67%) UML
6 3 (16.67%) Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk