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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 21 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.68% 5.03% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 15.09% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -6.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.13 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.03% -4.43%
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 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.21% 33.33% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 12
Median daily rate £650 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £550 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) Error Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
4 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) Liferay
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) DBA
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Java Software Architect
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
1 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Ext JS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Error Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase