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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 18 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.95% 10.20% 7.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.36% 26.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Median daily rate £303 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.92% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £314 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.32% +60.00%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 110 75 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 42.47% 38.27% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 56 29
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 9 £220 - 2
Exeter -11 5 £275 -30.81% 4
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
3 21 (75.00%) .NET
4 18 (64.29%) C#
5 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
6 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (42.86%) WCF
7 12 (42.86%) SOAP
7 12 (42.86%) MVC
8 11 (39.29%) SQL
8 11 (39.29%) REST
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
9 9 (32.14%) Web Development
9 9 (32.14%) Java
9 9 (32.14%) N-Tier
10 8 (28.57%) WPF
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (25.00%) XML
12 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
12 6 (21.43%) JSON

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 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) NeoLoad
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
3 21 (75.00%) .NET
4 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
5 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (42.86%) SOAP
6 12 (42.86%) WCF
7 11 (39.29%) REST
8 9 (32.14%) jQuery
9 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (28.57%) WPF
10 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (25.00%) XML
11 6 (21.43%) JSON
12 5 (17.86%) IBM Integration Bus
13 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.29%) HTML5
13 4 (14.29%) RESTful
13 4 (14.29%) XHTML
14 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) N-Tier
2 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Build Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.29%) Microservices
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
9 1 (3.57%) ETL
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) SSADM
9 1 (3.57%) TDD
9 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) C
5 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
Plymouth, Devon
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £225 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago