The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Basingstoke region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 19 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 52 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.26% 20.63% 8.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 35.14% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 9
Average daily rate
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£364 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £289 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £525 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40 148 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.05% 58.73% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 84 49
Average daily rate £363 £350 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +15.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Web Services
Hampshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 15 (55.56%) XML
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) SOA
3 11 (40.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (40.74%) SOAP
4 10 (37.04%) Java
5 9 (33.33%) .NET
5 9 (33.33%) Middleware
5 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
6 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
6 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) IIS
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
8 6 (22.22%) Web Development
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) UNIX
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
9 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
10 4 (14.81%) CMS
10 4 (14.81%) Spring
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 11 (40.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (29.63%) WebSphere
3 7 (25.93%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) CMS
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) ATM
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SoapUI
2 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
6 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Testing Manager
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) XML
2 11 (40.74%) SOAP
3 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) Middleware
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
6 4 (14.81%) Spring
7 3 (11.11%) JSON
7 3 (11.11%) GWT
8 2 (7.41%) Ajax
8 2 (7.41%) Apache Axis
8 2 (7.41%) Swing
8 2 (7.41%) J2SE
8 2 (7.41%) Java RMI
9 1 (3.70%) JSP
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.70%) WCF
9 1 (3.70%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) DataPower
1 1 (3.70%) iPhone
1 1 (3.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) AIX
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Debian
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) SOA
2 7 (25.93%) Test Scripting
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
5 4 (14.81%) DSDM
5 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) BPMN
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) C
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) Korn
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PHP5
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) HL7
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Ektron
2 4 (14.81%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) webMethods
4 2 (7.41%) Software AG
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago