The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 54 74 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs citing Web Services 86 53 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.07% 1.97% 3.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.85% 10.13% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 33
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£375 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £78.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Web Services
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
621 523 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.20% 19.41% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 309 229
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 72
Average hourly rate £39.00 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.24% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 33 £400 +33.33% 29
Slough +10 17 £375 +18.11% 1
Bracknell +2 5 £350 +18.64%
Newbury -6 2 £369 -14.24% 2
Maidenhead +4 1 - - 1
Thatcham - 1 £163 -
Wokingham - 1 £450 -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 49 (31.82%) Java
1 49 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.87%) C#
2 46 (29.87%) .NET
3 45 (29.22%) XML
4 41 (26.62%) SOAP
5 36 (23.38%) JavaScript
6 30 (19.48%) TDD
7 29 (18.83%) HTML
7 29 (18.83%) SQL
8 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 26 (16.88%) RESTful
10 24 (15.58%) MVC
11 23 (14.94%) Scrum
12 22 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 20 (12.99%) Finance
13 20 (12.99%) Oracle
14 19 (12.34%) Linux
14 19 (12.34%) jQuery
15 18 (11.69%) Windows
15 18 (11.69%) SOA
16 17 (11.04%) OO
16 17 (11.04%) ASP.NET
16 17 (11.04%) CMS
17 16 (10.39%) WebSphere
17 16 (10.39%) CSS
17 16 (10.39%) UNIX
18 15 (9.74%) .NET Framework
18 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
18 15 (9.74%) Security Cleared

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (11.04%) CMS
2 16 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 12 (7.79%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (3.90%) IIS
7 5 (3.25%) JBoss
7 5 (3.25%) Apache
8 4 (2.60%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (2.60%) iPlanet
9 3 (1.95%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.95%) Drupal
9 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) SPSS
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.60%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.65%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.65%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.95%) Office 365
4 3 (1.95%) Heroku
5 2 (1.30%) SaaS
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.30%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (1.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.65%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.60%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (2.60%) HTTP
3 3 (1.95%) MPLS
3 3 (1.95%) SDH
3 3 (1.95%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.30%) RTSP
4 2 (1.30%) SSH
4 2 (1.30%) SSL
4 2 (1.30%) FTP
5 1 (0.65%) 802.15
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.65%) Internet
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) MVNO
5 1 (0.65%) Network Security
5 1 (0.65%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.65%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.55%) Big Data
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.90%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (3.90%) DB2
5 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.95%) SQLite
8 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.30%) HBase
8 2 (1.30%) Mahout
8 2 (1.30%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.74%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.55%) JUnit
3 7 (4.55%) Subversion
3 7 (4.55%) JIRA
4 6 (3.90%) Maven
5 4 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.95%) Toad
6 3 (1.95%) JMeter
6 3 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.95%) Grunt
6 3 (1.95%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.95%) jMock
6 3 (1.95%) DbUnit
6 3 (1.95%) Mockito
7 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.30%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (12.99%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.49%) Retail
4 4 (2.60%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Games
6 2 (1.30%) Military
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
6 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Turkish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (54.55%) Developer
2 16 (10.39%) C# Developer
2 16 (10.39%) Architect
3 14 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 14 (9.09%) Analyst
4 10 (6.49%) Business Analyst
4 10 (6.49%) Java Developer
4 10 (6.49%) Senior Developer
5 9 (5.84%) Web Developer
5 9 (5.84%) Consultant
5 9 (5.84%) Designer
6 8 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (4.55%) Python Developer
7 7 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (3.90%) Python/Django Developer
9 5 (3.25%) Python Web Developer
9 5 (3.25%) Administrator
10 4 (2.60%) C# Programmer
10 4 (2.60%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (29.87%) .NET
2 45 (29.22%) XML
3 41 (26.62%) SOAP
4 29 (18.83%) HTML
5 26 (16.88%) RESTful
6 19 (12.34%) jQuery
7 17 (11.04%) ASP.NET
8 16 (10.39%) CSS
9 15 (9.74%) .NET Framework
9 15 (9.74%) AngularJS
10 13 (8.44%) J2EE
10 13 (8.44%) WCF
11 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (7.14%) REST
12 11 (7.14%) WPF
12 11 (7.14%) JSON
13 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (6.49%) WF
13 10 (6.49%) Entity Framework
14 9 (5.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.49%) User Experience
2 8 (5.19%) Open Source
2 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) CMDB
4 6 (3.90%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.95%) PKI
8 2 (1.30%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.30%) DTV
8 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.65%) Statistics
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.34%) Linux
2 18 (11.69%) Windows
3 16 (10.39%) UNIX
4 5 (3.25%) Android
5 4 (2.60%) zOS
5 4 (2.60%) AIX
5 4 (2.60%) Solaris
6 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.65%) CentOS
7 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.48%) TDD
3 24 (15.58%) MVC
4 23 (14.94%) Scrum
5 18 (11.69%) SOA
6 17 (11.04%) OO
7 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
7 12 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.49%) Project Management
9 8 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (5.19%) CRM
9 8 (5.19%) ITIL
10 7 (4.55%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.55%) ITSM
10 7 (4.55%) Migration
10 7 (4.55%) Multithreading
10 7 (4.55%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.90%) Time Management
11 6 (3.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.82%) Java
2 46 (29.87%) C#
3 36 (23.38%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.83%) SQL
5 14 (9.09%) Python
6 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.90%) MUMPS
8 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.60%) ABAP
8 4 (2.60%) C
8 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.95%) PHP
9 3 (1.95%) C++
10 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.30%) R
10 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.65%) XPath
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) Degree
4 3 (1.95%) CISSP
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.79%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.95%) GxP
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) vSphere
3 2 (1.30%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Firmware
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Puppet
2 3 (1.95%) Hyperic
2 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.95%) logstash
2 3 (1.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (12.99%) Oracle
2 14 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.84%) VMware
4 8 (5.19%) Sitecore
4 8 (5.19%) SAP
5 7 (4.55%) BMC
6 6 (3.90%) InterSystems
6 6 (3.90%) Remedy
6 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.60%) Talend
7 4 (2.60%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.60%) Telerik
8 3 (1.95%) webMethods
8 3 (1.95%) BEA
8 3 (1.95%) Google
8 3 (1.95%) MetaSolv
8 3 (1.95%) Cramer
9 2 (1.30%) Vertica
9 2 (1.30%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.30%) ServiceNow
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