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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 19 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 39.58% 7.50% 8.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.08% 25.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
Average hourly rate £36.67 - £27.65
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £27.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 - £27.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +13.72%
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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
26 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 54.17% 30.00% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £340 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £488 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Average hourly rate £32.00 £34.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +25.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 33 (76.74%) J2EE
3 28 (65.12%) Java
3 28 (65.12%) XML
4 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
6 23 (53.49%) SQL
7 20 (46.51%) SOAP
7 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
8 19 (44.19%) TopLink
8 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
9 18 (41.86%) HTML5
10 17 (39.53%) CSS
11 14 (32.56%) Struts
11 14 (32.56%) REST
12 12 (27.91%) AccuRev
12 12 (27.91%) JSF
12 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
12 12 (27.91%) Ant
13 11 (25.58%) UNIX
13 11 (25.58%) EclipseLink
14 10 (23.26%) Linux
14 10 (23.26%) Manufacturing
15 9 (20.93%) Ajax
15 9 (20.93%) TDD
16 8 (18.60%) Web Development
16 8 (18.60%) Windows
16 8 (18.60%) Solaris
16 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
17 7 (16.28%) Relational Database

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) GlassFish
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Ant
1 12 (27.91%) AccuRev
2 7 (16.28%) JUnit
2 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
3 6 (13.95%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Hudson
6 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
6 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (23.26%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.63%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (16.28%) AWS Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Designer
8 1 (2.33%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) HTML
2 33 (76.74%) J2EE
3 28 (65.12%) XML
4 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
4 20 (46.51%) SOAP
5 19 (44.19%) TopLink
6 18 (41.86%) HTML5
7 17 (39.53%) CSS
8 14 (32.56%) Struts
8 14 (32.56%) REST
9 12 (27.91%) JSF
10 11 (25.58%) EclipseLink
11 9 (20.93%) Ajax
12 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
13 7 (16.28%) JSON
13 7 (16.28%) JSP
13 7 (16.28%) XHTML
13 7 (16.28%) JAXB
14 6 (13.95%) RESTful
15 5 (11.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) UNIX
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 8 (18.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) TDD
3 8 (18.60%) Web Development
4 6 (13.95%) OO
4 6 (13.95%) B2C
5 5 (11.63%) OOD
5 5 (11.63%) SOA
5 5 (11.63%) UML
5 5 (11.63%) Content Management
5 5 (11.63%) User Stories
6 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 3 (6.98%) RAD
7 3 (6.98%) SEO
7 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) MVC
8 2 (4.65%) Use Case
8 2 (4.65%) Release Management
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) FatWire
3 3 (6.98%) Omniture
3 3 (6.98%) Google
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe