The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 11 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 Bath 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 4 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 16 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 30.19% 8.16% 6.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.10% 23.53% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +14.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £28.15 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+26.11% -13.38%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 79.25% 34.69% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 9
Average daily rate £308 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £183 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
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Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bath region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 8 (42.11%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (42.11%) RUP
2 8 (42.11%) JMS
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) Process Management
5 4 (21.05%) SVG
5 4 (21.05%) Batik
5 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (21.05%) Scala
5 4 (21.05%) CouchDB
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (21.05%) Akka
5 4 (21.05%) Play Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) WCF
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
7 2 (10.53%) MySQL
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) CouchDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) MSTest
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Architect
3 8 (42.11%) Integration Architect
3 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Junior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Scala Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Junior
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) SOAP
1 8 (42.11%) JMS
2 4 (21.05%) SVG
2 4 (21.05%) Batik
2 4 (21.05%) Akka
2 4 (21.05%) Play Framework
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) DTV
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 8 (42.11%) RUP
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PHP5
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) SAP
1 1 (5.26%) ESRI