Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 29 34
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 22 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.86% 5.93% 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.61% 14.35% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 4
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.21% +2.18% +9.15%
10th Percentile £298 £313 £312
90th Percentile £406 £413 £471
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 229 223 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 40.18% 41.30% 40.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 122 125
Leicestershire median daily rate £328 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +6.45% +6.90%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £219
90th Percentile £500 £438 £406
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Leicestershire median hourly rate £43.75 £30.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.28% -18.00% -
10th Percentile £27.53 £22.68 £17.30
90th Percentile £45.60 £38.23 £46.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Leicestershire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Leicestershire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Leicestershire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Leicestershire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leicester -19 7 £320 -11.72% 4
Web Services
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 17 (77.27%) C#
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) MVC
3 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (59.09%) .NET Core
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (54.55%) React
5 12 (54.55%) Front End Development
5 12 (54.55%) CMS
5 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 12 (54.55%) CSS3
5 12 (54.55%) Retail
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) Asynchronous Programming
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (13.64%) Protractor
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 12 (54.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Protractor
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 12 (54.55%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (59.09%) C# Developer
4 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (54.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (22.73%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (22.73%) HTML Developer
8 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
9 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
10 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
10 1 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) .NET Core
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 12 (54.55%) CSS3
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) React
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.64%) LINQ
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) WCF
5 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 1 (4.55%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) MVC
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
4 12 (54.55%) Front End Development
4 12 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (13.64%) Asynchronous Programming
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Use Case
5 3 (13.64%) User Stories
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) C
2 3 (13.64%) TypeScript
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin