The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 44 41 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing Web Services 220 270 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.02% 4.20% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.48% 14.11% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 185 143
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1632 1913 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.86% 29.73% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1433 1387
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 17
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% -69.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 212 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (38.19%) Java
3 136 (31.48%) JavaScript
4 132 (30.56%) HTML
5 122 (28.24%) TDD
6 121 (28.01%) XML
7 113 (26.16%) .NET
8 107 (24.77%) SQL
9 102 (23.61%) CSS
10 95 (21.99%) C#
10 95 (21.99%) Finance
11 91 (21.06%) SOAP
12 89 (20.60%) REST
13 81 (18.75%) RESTful
14 76 (17.59%) SQL Server
15 73 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (15.97%) OO
17 65 (15.05%) JSON
18 64 (14.81%) MVC
19 61 (14.12%) Linux
20 58 (13.43%) jQuery
20 58 (13.43%) HTML5
21 57 (13.19%) Scrum
22 56 (12.96%) Spring
23 55 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
24 53 (12.27%) ASP.NET
24 53 (12.27%) Oracle
25 51 (11.81%) BDD
26 49 (11.34%) WCF
27 44 (10.19%) Git (software)

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 27 (6.25%) Node.js
2 25 (5.79%) Apache
3 20 (4.63%) Tomcat
4 19 (4.40%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.70%) CMS
6 14 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (3.01%) JBoss
7 13 (3.01%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.78%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.55%) IIS
10 7 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
11 5 (1.16%) nginx
11 5 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.93%) Confluence
12 4 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.93%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.46%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.46%) Radian6
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.23%) RMDS
4 1 (0.23%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.55%) Force.com
4 6 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.39%) GitHub
5 5 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.93%) Heroku
7 2 (0.46%) Office 365
7 2 (0.46%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.94%) HTTP
2 13 (3.01%) Internet
3 10 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.85%) DNS
5 6 (1.39%) SSL
5 6 (1.39%) FTP
6 5 (1.16%) DHCP
7 4 (0.93%) Firewall
8 3 (0.69%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.46%) DVB
9 2 (0.46%) IPsec
9 2 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.46%) MRTG
9 2 (0.46%) LAN
9 2 (0.46%) WAN
9 2 (0.46%) SAN
9 2 (0.46%) CTI
9 2 (0.46%) Intranet
9 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.23%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.71%) MySQL
3 23 (5.32%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.24%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.01%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.78%) SQLite
11 11 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (2.55%) Big Data
11 11 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.16%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.16%) HBase
Development Applications
1 44 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 43 (9.95%) Maven
3 42 (9.72%) Subversion
4 37 (8.56%) Jenkins
5 30 (6.94%) Selenium
6 27 (6.25%) JIRA
7 23 (5.32%) Cucumber
8 20 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (4.40%) JUnit
10 16 (3.70%) Visual Studio
11 15 (3.47%) Grunt
12 13 (3.01%) NUnit
13 12 (2.78%) Hudson
14 10 (2.31%) SoapUI
14 10 (2.31%) Ant
14 10 (2.31%) JMeter
15 9 (2.08%) WebDriver
15 9 (2.08%) webpack
16 8 (1.85%) MSTest
16 8 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 95 (21.99%) Finance
2 28 (6.48%) Banking
3 14 (3.24%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.24%) Front Office
4 11 (2.55%) Marketing
5 10 (2.31%) Back Office
5 10 (2.31%) Games
6 8 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.85%) Retail
7 7 (1.62%) Publishing
8 5 (1.16%) Legal
9 4 (0.93%) Billing
10 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Advertising
10 3 (0.69%) Law
10 3 (0.69%) Electronics
11 2 (0.46%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.46%) Hindi Language
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 261 (60.42%) Developer
2 71 (16.44%) Java Developer
3 53 (12.27%) Senior Developer
4 43 (9.95%) Architect
5 29 (6.71%) .NET Developer
6 28 (6.48%) C# Developer
6 28 (6.48%) Analyst
7 18 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (4.17%) Consultant
8 17 (3.94%) Android Developer
8 17 (3.94%) iOS Developer
9 16 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 14 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (3.01%) Technical Architect
11 13 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Applications Support
13 10 (2.31%) Business Analyst
13 10 (2.31%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 9 (2.08%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (30.56%) HTML
2 121 (28.01%) XML
3 113 (26.16%) .NET
4 102 (23.61%) CSS
5 91 (21.06%) SOAP
6 89 (20.60%) REST
7 81 (18.75%) RESTful
8 65 (15.05%) JSON
9 58 (13.43%) jQuery
9 58 (13.43%) HTML5
10 56 (12.96%) Spring
11 53 (12.27%) ASP.NET
12 49 (11.34%) WCF
13 36 (8.33%) AngularJS
14 33 (7.64%) Hibernate
15 31 (7.18%) .NET Framework
16 29 (6.71%) Ajax
17 28 (6.48%) CSS3
18 25 (5.79%) J2EE
19 24 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.49%) Open Source
2 34 (7.87%) User Experience
3 26 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.31%) Social Media
7 9 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
7 9 (2.08%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.85%) iPad
8 8 (1.85%) iPhone
8 8 (1.85%) W3C
8 8 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.62%) Derivative
10 6 (1.39%) Online Games
10 6 (1.39%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.39%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.16%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.16%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 61 (14.12%) Linux
2 39 (9.03%) Windows
3 34 (7.87%) Apple iOS
4 26 (6.02%) Android
5 19 (4.40%) UNIX
6 12 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.62%) Solaris
9 5 (1.16%) CentOS
9 5 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.69%) AIX
11 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.69%) VMS
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (28.24%) TDD
3 73 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (15.97%) OO
5 64 (14.81%) MVC
6 57 (13.19%) Scrum
7 51 (11.81%) BDD
8 43 (9.95%) SOA
9 35 (8.10%) Unit Testing
10 33 (7.64%) E-Commerce
11 27 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 27 (6.25%) iOS Development
12 25 (5.79%) Web Development
13 23 (5.32%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.32%) DevOps
14 22 (5.09%) CRM
15 20 (4.63%) Data Modelling
15 20 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (4.40%) Project Management
16 19 (4.40%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 165 (38.19%) Java
2 136 (31.48%) JavaScript
3 107 (24.77%) SQL
4 95 (21.99%) C#
5 34 (7.87%) Python
6 32 (7.41%) Ruby
7 31 (7.18%) PHP
8 18 (4.17%) Scala
9 16 (3.70%) Objective-C
10 14 (3.24%) Apex Code
10 14 (3.24%) Groovy
10 14 (3.24%) VB
11 13 (3.01%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.55%) Perl
13 9 (2.08%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.08%) VB6
14 7 (1.62%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.39%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (8.33%) Degree
2 9 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.39%) ISEB
4 5 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.93%) IBM Certification
6 3 (0.69%) Siebel Certification
6 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.46%) MCSE
7 2 (0.46%) MCITP
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) MBA
8 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.23%) MCSA
8 1 (0.23%) CCNP
8 1 (0.23%) CCNA
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.94%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) DICOM
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.39%) vSphere
4 3 (0.69%) Varnish
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.46%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.23%) Docker
6 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (3.70%) Puppet
2 8 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.62%) Nagios
4 5 (1.16%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.69%) yum
6 3 (0.69%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.69%) Ansible
6 3 (0.69%) Salt
7 2 (0.46%) Opsview
7 2 (0.46%) logstash
7 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.46%) SCOM
7 2 (0.46%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.46%) Oozie
8 1 (0.23%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (12.27%) Oracle
2 38 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.78%) VMware
5 12 (2.78%) IBM
6 11 (2.55%) SAP
7 8 (1.85%) Google
7 8 (1.85%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.39%) Zend
8 6 (1.39%) Siebel
8 6 (1.39%) Cisco
9 5 (1.16%) Citrix
9 5 (1.16%) Informatica
9 5 (1.16%) Splunk
9 5 (1.16%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.93%) Twitter
10 4 (0.93%) WorldPay
10 4 (0.93%) Kofax
10 4 (0.93%) HP
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £480 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Enorth Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
PHM Group
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 25 days ago