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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 22 19 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.94% 1.82% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.55% 9.09% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£513 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
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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
55 22 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 33.95% 20.00% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 101
Average daily rate £500 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £413 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £648 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSL
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) JMS
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (28.57%) JPA
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) JTA
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Java EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) REST
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) XSL
1 4 (28.57%) JMS
1 4 (28.57%) JPA
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
1 4 (28.57%) JTA
1 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
3 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Quantitative Investing
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft