The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 22 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.57% 4.95% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 15.63% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £513 £688 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £658 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £718 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
Web Services
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.47% 31.68% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 41
Average daily rate £565 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.94% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £438 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) GWT
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Market Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SOA Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
2 1 (12.50%) GWT
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) JSF
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce