Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 +26
Contract jobs citing Web Services 53 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.31% 3.66% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.98% 10.12% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 20
Devon median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £325 £194 £290
90th Percentile £532 £432 £500
South West median daily rate £403 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +7.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Devon median hourly rate - £23.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.76% -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £23.53 £55.00
% change year-on-year +101.91% -57.23% -71.05%

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 204 168 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 35.85% 36.21% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 114 155
Devon median daily rate £436 £323 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.19% -13.54% -0.53%
10th Percentile £296 £186 £263
90th Percentile £591 £498 £514
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +58.54% -78.19%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.64 £19.45
90th Percentile £48.80 £45.75 £27.15
South West median hourly rate £48.00 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +32.41% -14.71% -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +28 38 £438 +3.92%
Plymouth -17 1 - - 2
Web Services
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (56.60%) Java
3 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (45.28%) AWS Lambda
4 24 (45.28%) Serverless
5 21 (39.62%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (37.74%) Python
7 19 (35.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (35.85%) DevOps
7 19 (35.85%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (35.85%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
9 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (24.53%) Spring
10 11 (20.75%) HTML
10 11 (20.75%) CSS
10 11 (20.75%) SOAP
11 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.87%) Coaching
12 9 (16.98%) Docker
12 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
13 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
13 8 (15.09%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (15.09%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
13 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
14 7 (13.21%) Kanban
14 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
14 7 (13.21%) Scrum
14 7 (13.21%) TDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.55%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.55%) GlassFish
2 4 (7.55%) JCAPS
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 31 (58.49%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (45.28%) AWS Lambda
2 24 (45.28%) Serverless
3 19 (35.85%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (35.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.89%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.66%) HBase
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) Redis
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.77%) Big Data
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
4 4 (7.55%) JUnit
4 4 (7.55%) Subversion
5 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.89%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Java Developer
3 20 (37.74%) AWS Developer
4 18 (33.96%) AWS Engineer
5 16 (30.19%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (28.30%) DevOps Developer
7 13 (24.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 13 (24.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (22.64%) Automation Developer
8 12 (22.64%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Web Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Tester
11 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Project Manager
11 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Spring
2 11 (20.75%) CSS
2 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) SOAP
3 8 (15.09%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
4 6 (11.32%) RESTful
5 5 (9.43%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.55%) .NET
6 4 (7.55%) JPA
6 4 (7.55%) REST
6 4 (7.55%) Spring Cloud
6 4 (7.55%) XML
6 4 (7.55%) XSD
6 4 (7.55%) XSL
7 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.77%) JMS
8 2 (3.77%) Struts
8 2 (3.77%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Continuous Delivery
3 19 (35.85%) DevOps
4 13 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.87%) Coaching
6 8 (15.09%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.21%) Build Automation
7 7 (13.21%) Kanban
7 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) TDD
8 6 (11.32%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.32%) Microservices
8 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Web Development
9 4 (7.55%) BPEL
9 4 (7.55%) Open Source
9 4 (7.55%) UML
10 3 (5.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) Python
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.43%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) C
5 4 (7.55%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) HDFS
3 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) Xamarin