The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 7.41% 14.29% 12.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 55.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
Web Services
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 18.52% 25.71% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £210 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 14 (73.68%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) TopLink
4 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) HTML5
5 12 (63.16%) AccuRev
5 12 (63.16%) JSF
6 11 (57.89%) TDD
6 11 (57.89%) SOAP
6 11 (57.89%) REST
7 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
8 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
8 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 7 (36.84%) PrimeFaces
9 6 (31.58%) Struts
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
10 5 (26.32%) Automotive
10 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
10 5 (26.32%) JSP
10 5 (26.32%) ERP
10 5 (26.32%) SaaS
11 4 (21.05%) Marketing
11 4 (21.05%) IBM
11 4 (21.05%) Unix
11 4 (21.05%) Servlets
11 4 (21.05%) Ant

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) AccuRev
2 4 (21.05%) Ant
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Checkstyle
3 3 (15.79%) FindBugs
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) TestDirector
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Automotive
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.79%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) JSP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (73.68%) TopLink
2 14 (73.68%) XML
3 13 (68.42%) HTML5
4 12 (63.16%) JSF
5 11 (57.89%) REST
5 11 (57.89%) SOAP
6 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
7 7 (36.84%) PrimeFaces
8 6 (31.58%) Struts
9 5 (26.32%) JSP
10 4 (21.05%) Servlets
11 3 (15.79%) CSS
11 3 (15.79%) JDBC
11 3 (15.79%) JRules
12 2 (10.53%) JAXB
12 2 (10.53%) JSON
12 2 (10.53%) RESTful
12 2 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) OOD
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) B2C
7 1 (5.26%) Content Management
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) RAD
7 1 (5.26%) SEO
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Rally
3 1 (5.26%) FatWire
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Omniture