The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 Bristol 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 29 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 45 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.80% 3.13% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 14.39% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 27
Average daily rate £450 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £236 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
261 139 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.85% 21.75% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 89 147
Average daily rate £330 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 42 (58.33%) Java
2 29 (40.28%) TDD
3 27 (37.50%) OO
4 25 (34.72%) Web Development
5 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 24 (33.33%) BDD
6 21 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (27.78%) HTML
8 19 (26.39%) Scala
8 19 (26.39%) Akka
8 19 (26.39%) Play Framework
9 18 (25.00%) SQL
9 18 (25.00%) Spring
9 18 (25.00%) MVC
10 17 (23.61%) CSS
10 17 (23.61%) jQuery
11 16 (22.22%) Batik
11 16 (22.22%) CouchDB
11 16 (22.22%) SVG
11 16 (22.22%) Process Management
11 16 (22.22%) Scrum
12 14 (19.44%) .NET
12 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (18.06%) PHP
14 12 (16.67%) C#
14 12 (16.67%) Ajax
15 11 (15.28%) MySQL
16 10 (13.89%) XML
17 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.17%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) nginx
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (9.72%) SaaS
4 2 (2.78%) PaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) WAN
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
1 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) CouchDB
2 11 (15.28%) MySQL
3 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.39%) MS Access
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Maven
2 3 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) ERwin
4 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.39%) Moq
4 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.39%) WATIR
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (72.22%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Architect
3 13 (18.06%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Scala Developer
4 9 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Java Architect
5 8 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 8 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) HTML
2 19 (26.39%) Akka
2 19 (26.39%) Play Framework
3 18 (25.00%) Spring
4 17 (23.61%) CSS
4 17 (23.61%) jQuery
5 16 (22.22%) Batik
5 16 (22.22%) SVG
6 14 (19.44%) .NET
7 12 (16.67%) Ajax
8 10 (13.89%) XML
9 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 9 (12.50%) REST
10 8 (11.11%) JSON
11 7 (9.72%) J2EE
11 7 (9.72%) RESTful
11 7 (9.72%) HTML5
12 6 (8.33%) Backbone.js
12 6 (8.33%) WCF
13 5 (6.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) DTV
3 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) CentOS
2 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) TDD
2 27 (37.50%) OO
3 25 (34.72%) Web Development
4 24 (33.33%) BDD
5 18 (25.00%) MVC
6 16 (22.22%) Process Management
6 16 (22.22%) Scrum
7 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.11%) OOP
9 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.33%) OOD
11 5 (6.94%) SOA
11 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.56%) Information Security
12 4 (5.56%) Workflow
13 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (4.17%) User Stories
14 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) Java
2 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.39%) Scala
4 18 (25.00%) SQL
5 13 (18.06%) PHP
6 12 (16.67%) C#
7 9 (12.50%) PHP5
8 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.33%) Ruby
9 4 (5.56%) Python
10 2 (2.78%) C++
10 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.39%) VBA
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.78%) Cacti
1 2 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) hybris
3 3 (4.17%) SAP
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Zend
4 2 (2.78%) Percona
4 2 (2.78%) Facebook
4 2 (2.78%) Twitter
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Informatica
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) Cordys
5 1 (1.39%) DataFlux
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