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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 68 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 53 81 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.16% 3.16% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.25% 13.28% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 51
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£381 £400 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £323 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £31.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -20.38%
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
517 610 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.09% 23.77% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 336 230
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 2014.

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
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 22 September 2014. 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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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 -14 24 £388 -3.12% 10
Slough +1 8 £363 -12.12% 2
Newbury - 5 £375 - 2
Windsor - 2 £450 -
Maidenhead -1 1 £325 -17.46% 4
Hungerford - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £370 -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 59 (44.70%) .NET
2 51 (38.64%) XML
3 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 39 (29.55%) Java
6 35 (26.52%) SQL Server
7 34 (25.76%) SOAP
8 31 (23.48%) C#
9 29 (21.97%) SQL
9 29 (21.97%) Microsoft
10 27 (20.45%) HTML
10 27 (20.45%) Windows
11 26 (19.70%) CRM
12 25 (18.94%) Workflow
13 24 (18.18%) ASP.NET
14 21 (15.91%) SharePoint
14 21 (15.91%) MVC
14 21 (15.91%) Security Cleared
15 20 (15.15%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (14.39%) Linux
17 18 (13.64%) Finance
18 17 (12.88%) Telecoms
19 16 (12.12%) OO
19 16 (12.12%) Oracle
19 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
19 16 (12.12%) REST
20 15 (11.36%) Web Development
20 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
20 15 (11.36%) RESTful
20 15 (11.36%) J2EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 21 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.61%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (7.58%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.82%) Drupal
4 9 (6.82%) CMS
5 8 (6.06%) Apache
6 7 (5.30%) Liferay
7 6 (4.55%) IIS
8 5 (3.79%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.27%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.52%) WordPress
11 1 (0.76%) nginx
11 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.76%) DNN
11 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) MS Office
1 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.27%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.76%) Blender
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.52%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.52%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.52%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.76%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.30%) Force.com
3 6 (4.55%) SaaS
4 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) Internet
2 8 (6.06%) LDAP
3 5 (3.79%) HTTP
4 2 (1.52%) MPLS
4 2 (1.52%) SDH
4 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.76%) Firewall
5 1 (0.76%) RTSP
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (8.33%) IDOL
4 9 (6.82%) MySQL
5 8 (6.06%) OLAP
5 8 (6.06%) DTS
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.79%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.52%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.76%) MS Access
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.58%) JUnit
2 10 (7.58%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.82%) Maven
3 9 (6.82%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.06%) Ant
5 6 (4.55%) Selenium
6 5 (3.79%) JBehave
7 4 (3.03%) JIRA
7 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.27%) JMeter
8 3 (2.27%) Subversion
8 3 (2.27%) Gradle
8 3 (2.27%) Zephyr
9 2 (1.52%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.52%) Mockito
9 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.52%) Toad
10 1 (0.76%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (13.64%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (3.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.79%) Electronics
5 2 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.52%) Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (56.82%) Developer
2 14 (10.61%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (9.85%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.33%) Architect
5 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.06%) Analyst
7 7 (5.30%) Designer
8 6 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Consultant
8 6 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.79%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (3.03%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.03%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (44.70%) .NET
2 51 (38.64%) XML
3 34 (25.76%) SOAP
4 27 (20.45%) HTML
5 24 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 16 (12.12%) REST
7 15 (11.36%) .NET Framework
7 15 (11.36%) J2EE
7 15 (11.36%) RESTful
8 14 (10.61%) CSS
8 14 (10.61%) jQuery
9 12 (9.09%) Ajax
9 12 (9.09%) Spring
10 9 (6.82%) WCF
11 8 (6.06%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 8 (6.06%) Hibernate
12 6 (4.55%) JMS
12 6 (4.55%) Middleware
12 6 (4.55%) JSON
12 6 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Open Source
2 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.79%) CMDB
2 5 (3.79%) DTV
2 5 (3.79%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.03%) Social Media
4 3 (2.27%) iPad
4 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) AS400
5 2 (1.52%) IPTV
5 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
5 2 (1.52%) iPhone
5 2 (1.52%) iSeries
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Wiki
6 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.45%) Windows
2 19 (14.39%) Linux
3 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.79%) UNIX
6 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.27%) Debian
7 2 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
8 1 (0.76%) SUSE
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.70%) CRM
3 25 (18.94%) Workflow
4 21 (15.91%) MVC
5 16 (12.12%) OO
6 15 (11.36%) SOA
6 15 (11.36%) Web Development
7 12 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.09%) Migration
8 11 (8.33%) B2B
8 11 (8.33%) Document Management
8 11 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 10 (7.58%) B2C
9 10 (7.58%) ITIL
10 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.06%) Content Management
11 8 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (6.06%) Service Management
11 8 (6.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 39 (29.55%) Java
3 31 (23.48%) C#
4 29 (21.97%) SQL
5 12 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.33%) PHP
7 7 (5.30%) Apex Code
8 5 (3.79%) SOQL
8 5 (3.79%) SOSL
8 5 (3.79%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.27%) C
9 3 (2.27%) PHP5
10 2 (1.52%) Scala
10 2 (1.52%) Perl
10 2 (1.52%) SAPscript
10 2 (1.52%) Ruby
10 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.52%) ABAP
11 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.30%) Degree
4 4 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.27%) PMP
5 3 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.33%) QA
2 10 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Puppet
1 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.52%) Plesk
3 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.76%) OpenView
3 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.76%) Netcool
3 1 (0.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.76%) Nagios
3 1 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (21.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.15%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (12.12%) Oracle
4 11 (8.33%) Meridio
5 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.06%) Metastorm
6 8 (6.06%) SAP
7 6 (4.55%) Siebel
8 5 (3.79%) Lotus
8 5 (3.79%) BMC
9 4 (3.03%) Remedy
10 3 (2.27%) VMware
10 3 (2.27%) Google
10 3 (2.27%) Zend
10 3 (2.27%) IBM
11 2 (1.52%) BEA
11 2 (1.52%) JBoss
11 2 (1.52%) Cognos
11 2 (1.52%) Cramer
11 2 (1.52%) MetaSolv
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