The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 Brighton 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 27 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.62% 3.88% 6.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.76% 9.62% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £330 £368 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -13.52%
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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 52 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 38.74% 40.31% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 41
Average daily rate £300 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
East Sussex

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (73.33%) C#
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Remoting
7 3 (20.00%) SEO
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) TeamCity

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) CTI
2 1 (6.67%) DPNSS
2 1 (6.67%) QSIG
2 1 (6.67%) H.323
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) IPv4
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Mobility Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Remoting
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (20.00%) SEO
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) RDF
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCVP
1 1 (6.67%) CCIE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Syclo
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Verint
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