The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 19 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.71% 3.32% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 10.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Average daily rate
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£600 £458 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -16.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -19.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 90 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.66% 33.21% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 68 56
Average daily rate £525 £545 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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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 1 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Flash

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Flash
3 1 (16.67%) WSDL
3 1 (16.67%) CGI
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree