The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 24 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.66% 2.67% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 7.94% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Average daily rate
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£250 £303 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% -5.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -19.17%
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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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 63 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 35.37% 33.69% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 52
Average daily rate £250 £343 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
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 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 21 August 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 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) NUnit
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) LINQ
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) StyleCop
3 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Ant
4 4 (28.57%) EJB
4 4 (28.57%) Servlets
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (28.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) StyleCop
2 5 (35.71%) NUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (28.57%) Maven
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (28.57%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
2 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Mobility Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) LINQ
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE
4 4 (28.57%) Servlets
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) EJB
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Syclo