The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 25 June 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 28 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.11% 3.35% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 16.33% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £403 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +29.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £34.50 £22.50 £38.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -41.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £21.30 £37.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.35 £31.90 £39.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36 98 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 12.68% 20.50% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 34
Median daily rate £238 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.48% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £485 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £34.50 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.75% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Warwickshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Warwickshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Leamington Spa -1 3 - -
Warwick +3 2 - - 1
Web Services
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Intranet
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (33.33%) Micro Focus
4 5 (33.33%) COBOL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Classic ASP
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (26.67%) Automotive
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 5 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) NeoLoad
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) Ajax
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) Classic ASP
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) Redux
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Swing
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) COBOL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Micro Focus
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow