Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 20 36
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.16% 6.71% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.29% 24.59% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 12
Liverpool median daily rate £500 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -5.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £354 £317 £338
90th Percentile £608 £518 £521
Merseyside median daily rate £488 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +21.88% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 140 122 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 34.06% 27.29% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 77 74
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £313 £298 £262
90th Percentile £528 £518 £518
Merseyside median daily rate £381 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Liverpool

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Liverpool

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Liverpool

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) JSON
2 8 (61.54%) REST
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) JSP
4 6 (46.15%) Servlets
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Java EE
4 6 (46.15%) JSF
4 6 (46.15%) Web Design
4 6 (46.15%) Android
4 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) Adaptive Web Design
5 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) C++
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (30.77%) Groovy

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (30.77%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (30.77%) nginx
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) Gatling
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) MSTest
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Architect
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience Architect
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Expert
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) JSON
1 8 (61.54%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) Java EE
3 6 (46.15%) JSF
3 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 6 (46.15%) Servlets
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) React
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Dropwizard
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (30.77%) iPad
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (30.77%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Social Media
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
1 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Adaptive Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.69%) OOD
7 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Groovy
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
1 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft