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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 20 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 12 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.42% 0.88% 6.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 4.17% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 12
Average daily rate
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£361 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.80% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £600 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +13.72%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 24 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.95% 21.05% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 68
Average daily rate £500 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (30.00%) Content Management
3 6 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Dependency Management
3 6 (30.00%) Adobe
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) SaaS
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) Back Office
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) JBoss
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) Maven
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.00%) BDD

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Mockito
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.00%) JSF
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) GWT
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) EJB
2 1 (5.00%) JSP
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (30.00%) Content Management
1 6 (30.00%) Dependency Management
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) BDD
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
1 4 (20.00%) Ruby
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Perforce
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk