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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.40% 2.99% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 13.33% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £425 £688
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -38.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
39 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.20% 22.39% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 22
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £649 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) XSD
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) CMDB
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
5 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Derivative
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) GoldenSource
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Maven

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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Spock
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) XSD
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (25.00%) XSL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) iBATIS
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Derivative
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (25.00%) Market Risk
1 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) R
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) GoldenSource
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) Solace