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 3 months to 29 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 17 18
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.40% 8.37% 4.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 32.31% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 3
Median daily rate £400 £338 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -18.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £325 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £428 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.64% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.76% +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 Liverpool with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 66 65 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 26.40% 25.90% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 60 19
Median daily rate £350 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 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 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 29 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (20.00%) Node.js
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (13.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (13.33%) SoapUI

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 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) JDeveloper
3 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Research Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience Researcher
2 2 (13.33%) User Researcher
3 1 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Portal Developer
3 1 (6.67%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) XSD
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (6.67%) Servlets
4 1 (6.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Facilities Management
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Usability Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Siebel
2 2 (13.33%) Software AG
2 2 (13.33%) webMethods
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
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