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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 49 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 76 80 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.96% 3.20% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.59% 14.76% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 30
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £281 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
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
521 542 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.30% 21.66% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 267 277
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 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £31.75 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.10% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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 +10 43 £450 +30.90% 19
Slough 0 11 £275 -9.83% 6
Newbury +2 6 £500 +150.00% 3
Maidenhead +2 2 £263 -43.24% 5
Bracknell -6 2 £313 -19.87% 1
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (28.66%) Java
2 45 (27.44%) C#
3 41 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (24.39%) XML
5 37 (22.56%) .NET
6 36 (21.95%) SOAP
7 30 (18.29%) Oracle
7 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
8 28 (17.07%) Finance
8 28 (17.07%) RESTful
9 27 (16.46%) SQL
10 26 (15.85%) UNIX
11 25 (15.24%) HTML
12 24 (14.63%) JavaScript
13 22 (13.41%) Telecoms
14 20 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (12.20%) WCF
15 19 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (11.59%) Scrum
16 18 (10.98%) MVC
16 18 (10.98%) Linux
17 17 (10.37%) Big Data
17 17 (10.37%) Jenkins
17 17 (10.37%) Low Latency
18 16 (9.76%) SOA
18 16 (9.76%) Shell Script
18 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
18 16 (9.76%) Ab Initio
19 15 (9.15%) TDD
19 15 (9.15%) Python

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (8.54%) WebSphere
2 13 (7.93%) CMS
3 8 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.05%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.05%) Apache
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.83%) IIS
8 2 (1.22%) JBoss
8 2 (1.22%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.22%) SAS
8 2 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.22%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.22%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) SPSS
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (3.66%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.61%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.05%) SaaS
3 4 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.83%) GitHub
4 3 (1.83%) Heroku
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.22%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Force.com
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) HTTP
1 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.05%) FTP
3 4 (2.44%) Internet
4 3 (1.83%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.83%) SSL
4 3 (1.83%) SSH
5 2 (1.22%) SAN
5 2 (1.22%) VPN
5 2 (1.22%) Firewall
5 2 (1.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) LDAP
6 1 (0.61%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) 802.15
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) CTI
6 1 (0.61%) RTSP
6 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
6 1 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.37%) Big Data
3 10 (6.10%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.49%) DB2
5 6 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.05%) MySQL
6 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.05%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.22%) Sqoop
9 2 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.22%) Triplestore
9 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.22%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (10.37%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.88%) Subversion
5 6 (3.66%) JIRA
5 6 (3.66%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.05%) Hudson
6 5 (3.05%) WebDriver
6 5 (3.05%) Selenium
6 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (2.44%) Maven
8 3 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.83%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.22%) Ant
10 1 (0.61%) JUnit
10 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.61%) Appium
General
1 28 (17.07%) Finance
2 22 (13.41%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.49%) Retail
4 5 (3.05%) Marketing
5 4 (2.44%) Banking
6 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.83%) Games
7 2 (1.22%) Military
7 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.22%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (54.88%) Developer
2 22 (13.41%) Architect
3 19 (11.59%) C# Developer
4 16 (9.76%) Ab Initio Developer
5 13 (7.93%) Analyst
6 11 (6.71%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.10%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.88%) C# Programmer
9 8 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.88%) Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Consultant
10 7 (4.27%) Python Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Designer
11 6 (3.66%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Tester
11 6 (3.66%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (24.39%) XML
2 37 (22.56%) .NET
3 36 (21.95%) SOAP
4 28 (17.07%) RESTful
5 25 (15.24%) HTML
6 20 (12.20%) WCF
7 14 (8.54%) CSS
8 13 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (7.32%) WPF
9 12 (7.32%) jQuery
9 12 (7.32%) REST
9 12 (7.32%) J2EE
10 11 (6.71%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET
12 8 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (4.88%) Middleware
13 7 (4.27%) HTML5
13 7 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.66%) CSS3
14 6 (3.66%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Client/Server
2 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Mobile Computing
3 8 (4.88%) User Experience
3 8 (4.88%) CMDB
4 5 (3.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.83%) DataPower
6 3 (1.83%) PKI
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.22%) Statistics
7 2 (1.22%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.22%) DTV
7 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.61%) Wiki
8 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.85%) UNIX
2 18 (10.98%) Linux
3 12 (7.32%) Windows
4 9 (5.49%) Android
5 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.22%) AIX
8 2 (1.22%) Solaris
8 2 (1.22%) zOS
9 1 (0.61%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.59%) Scrum
2 19 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (10.98%) MVC
4 17 (10.37%) Low Latency
5 16 (9.76%) SOA
6 15 (9.15%) TDD
6 15 (9.15%) Unit Testing
7 13 (7.93%) ITIL
8 10 (6.10%) Project Management
9 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.49%) OO
9 9 (5.49%) RAD
9 9 (5.49%) ITSM
9 9 (5.49%) Multithreading
9 9 (5.49%) SDLC
10 8 (4.88%) DevOps
10 8 (4.88%) System Testing
10 8 (4.88%) CRM
10 8 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (28.66%) Java
2 45 (27.44%) C#
3 27 (16.46%) SQL
4 24 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 15 (9.15%) Python
7 12 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.27%) Perl
9 5 (3.05%) ABAP
9 5 (3.05%) Ruby
10 4 (2.44%) MUMPS
11 3 (1.83%) C
11 3 (1.83%) C++
12 2 (1.22%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.22%) PHP
12 2 (1.22%) VBScript
12 2 (1.22%) VB
12 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.22%) R
13 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.44%) Degree
4 3 (1.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.61%) PMP
5 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.83%) GxP
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) vSphere
3 2 (1.22%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.61%) Firmware
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) Puppet
2 4 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.22%) OVSD
3 2 (1.22%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.61%) WSUS
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 30 (18.29%) Oracle
2 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.76%) Ab Initio
3 10 (6.10%) SAP
3 10 (6.10%) BMC
4 8 (4.88%) Telerik
5 7 (4.27%) VMware
5 7 (4.27%) Remedy
6 6 (3.66%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.66%) IBM
7 5 (3.05%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.44%) Talend
8 4 (2.44%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.44%) InterSystems
8 4 (2.44%) CA
8 4 (2.44%) HP
9 3 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.22%) Teradata
10 2 (1.22%) Vertica
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago