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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 20 18 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.88% 3.03% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 12.50% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£525 £575 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +28.94%
Web Services
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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
50 24 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.41% 24.24% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 84
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 £500 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

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 2 July 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Adobe
2 6 (35.29%) Content Management
2 6 (35.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Dependency Management
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) Maven
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) SaaS
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
4 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (17.65%) JTA
5 3 (17.65%) JPA
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) JMS
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (35.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.88%) Mockito
4 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) JTA
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) XSL
2 3 (17.65%) JMS
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 3 (17.65%) JPA
2 3 (17.65%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.88%) Equities
1 1 (5.88%) Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (35.29%) Content Management
1 6 (35.29%) Dependency Management
2 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
6 1 (5.88%) AOP
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe
2 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft