The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.52% 3.33% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.92% 10.53% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.87% 31.67% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 8
Average daily rate £375 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £340 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Cheltenham region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Cheltenham region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) DHTML
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) XSD
5 6 (46.15%) XSLT
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (38.46%) J2EE
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) Maven
6 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
6 5 (38.46%) WCF
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) SAP
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Senior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) DHTML
3 6 (46.15%) XSD
3 6 (46.15%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) LINQ
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
1 5 (38.46%) BDD
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Campaign Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) VB
7 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) Kofax
3 1 (7.69%) KANA
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
3 1 (7.69%) Talend
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