The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 30 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 19 34
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.97% 8.22% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 36.59% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 0
Median daily rate £500 £401 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.84% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.14% +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 Warrington with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 22 82 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 21.78% 22.47% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 61 32
Median daily rate £420 £400 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £700
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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Warrington

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 9 (60.00%) XML
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Microservices
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (33.33%) Big Data
5 5 (33.33%) Middleware
5 5 (33.33%) SOA
5 5 (33.33%) AIX
5 5 (33.33%) DB2
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) SOAP
6 4 (26.67%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (20.00%) High Availability

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (33.33%) DB2
2 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Log4j
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Domain Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Java Applications Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) Spring Batch
5 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
5 1 (6.67%) WSDL
5 1 (6.67%) XSL
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Microservices
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft