The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bracknell 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 35 34 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.63% 1.43% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 12.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.81% 11.90% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 4
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £425 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £17.33 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Berkshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) WFM
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) XSD
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) WFM
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) webMethods