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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 42 35 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Contract jobs citing Web Services 231 262 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.26% 4.38% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.41% 14.69% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 188 155
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £533 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
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
1603 1783 1845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.54% 29.83% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1377 1455
Average daily rate £425 £438 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 27
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.64 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 216 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (36.51%) Java
3 142 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 129 (29.25%) TDD
5 126 (28.57%) HTML
6 124 (28.12%) .NET
7 122 (27.66%) XML
8 113 (25.62%) C#
9 108 (24.49%) SQL
10 105 (23.81%) Finance
11 98 (22.22%) SOAP
12 90 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 89 (20.18%) CSS
14 87 (19.73%) REST
15 78 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (17.23%) RESTful
17 74 (16.78%) OO
18 72 (16.33%) Linux
19 71 (16.10%) MVC
20 66 (14.97%) Scrum
21 58 (13.15%) BDD
22 57 (12.93%) Spring
22 57 (12.93%) ASP.NET
23 56 (12.70%) JSON
23 56 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
24 54 (12.24%) Subversion
24 54 (12.24%) HTML5
25 53 (12.02%) WCF
25 53 (12.02%) Oracle
26 51 (11.56%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.12%) Apache
2 21 (4.76%) Node.js
3 19 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (3.63%) CMS
6 15 (3.40%) SharePoint
7 14 (3.17%) JBoss
8 12 (2.72%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.72%) IIS
9 11 (2.49%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.59%) Confluence
11 6 (1.36%) nginx
12 5 (1.13%) Drupal
13 4 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.91%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.91%) FileNet
13 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) MS Office
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.45%) Radian6
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.27%) Force.com
4 6 (1.36%) GitHub
5 4 (0.91%) Heroku
6 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.68%) Office 365
7 2 (0.45%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.54%) HTTP
2 16 (3.63%) Internet
3 11 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.81%) DNS
5 6 (1.36%) FTP
5 6 (1.36%) Firewall
6 5 (1.13%) SSL
7 4 (0.91%) DHCP
8 3 (0.68%) SAN
8 3 (0.68%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.45%) AMQP
9 2 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.45%) Intranet
9 2 (0.45%) CTI
9 2 (0.45%) IPsec
9 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.45%) WAN
9 2 (0.45%) LAN
10 1 (0.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.94%) MySQL
3 27 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 21 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.40%) NoSQL
7 14 (3.17%) SQLite
8 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.72%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.27%) Big Data
11 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.04%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.59%) HBase
15 6 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (1.36%) Apache Hive
16 5 (1.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (12.24%) Subversion
2 51 (11.56%) Git (software)
3 45 (10.20%) Maven
4 42 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 28 (6.35%) Selenium
5 28 (6.35%) JIRA
6 24 (5.44%) Cucumber
7 23 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (5.22%) JUnit
8 18 (4.08%) Visual Studio
9 16 (3.63%) NUnit
10 14 (3.17%) Hudson
11 13 (2.95%) TeamCity
12 12 (2.72%) Grunt
13 11 (2.49%) Eclipse
13 11 (2.49%) Jasmine
14 10 (2.27%) SoapUI
14 10 (2.27%) Ant
15 9 (2.04%) JMeter
15 9 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (23.81%) Finance
2 33 (7.48%) Banking
3 16 (3.63%) Financial Institution
4 14 (3.17%) Front Office
5 12 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.49%) Back Office
6 11 (2.49%) Retail
7 10 (2.27%) Marketing
8 7 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.36%) Publishing
10 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.91%) Advertising
10 4 (0.91%) Billing
10 4 (0.91%) Electronics
11 3 (0.68%) Law
11 3 (0.68%) Legal
11 3 (0.68%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.45%) Hindi Language
12 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 278 (63.04%) Developer
2 73 (16.55%) Java Developer
3 55 (12.47%) Senior Developer
4 39 (8.84%) Architect
5 36 (8.16%) C# Developer
6 34 (7.71%) .NET Developer
7 26 (5.90%) Analyst
8 19 (4.31%) Web Developer
8 19 (4.31%) Consultant
9 18 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (4.08%) iOS Developer
10 16 (3.63%) Android Developer
11 15 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (2.49%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (2.49%) CRM Developer
14 10 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 10 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
14 10 (2.27%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (28.57%) HTML
2 124 (28.12%) .NET
3 122 (27.66%) XML
4 98 (22.22%) SOAP
5 89 (20.18%) CSS
6 87 (19.73%) REST
7 76 (17.23%) RESTful
8 57 (12.93%) Spring
8 57 (12.93%) ASP.NET
9 56 (12.70%) JSON
10 54 (12.24%) HTML5
11 53 (12.02%) WCF
12 51 (11.56%) jQuery
13 37 (8.39%) .NET Framework
14 36 (8.16%) Hibernate
15 34 (7.71%) AngularJS
16 29 (6.58%) J2EE
17 28 (6.35%) Ajax
18 27 (6.12%) JMS
18 27 (6.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.98%) Open Source
2 33 (7.48%) User Experience
3 29 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
8 9 (2.04%) Social Media
9 8 (1.81%) iPhone
10 7 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.59%) Derivative
10 7 (1.59%) iPad
11 6 (1.36%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.36%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.13%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.91%) Equities
13 4 (0.91%) IVR
13 4 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 72 (16.33%) Linux
2 48 (10.88%) Windows
3 38 (8.62%) Apple iOS
4 28 (6.35%) Android
5 25 (5.67%) UNIX
6 17 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.27%) Solaris
8 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.68%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.68%) AIX
10 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.68%) CentOS
11 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.23%) VMS
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (29.25%) TDD
3 78 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (16.78%) OO
5 71 (16.10%) MVC
6 66 (14.97%) Scrum
7 58 (13.15%) BDD
8 36 (8.16%) SOA
9 35 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 32 (7.26%) Unit Testing
11 31 (7.03%) iOS Development
12 28 (6.35%) CRM
12 28 (6.35%) Software Engineering
13 25 (5.67%) ITIL
13 25 (5.67%) Web Development
14 24 (5.44%) Kanban
15 23 (5.22%) Pair Programming
16 22 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (4.76%) Waterfall
17 21 (4.76%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (36.51%) Java
2 142 (32.20%) JavaScript
3 113 (25.62%) C#
4 108 (24.49%) SQL
5 36 (8.16%) PHP
6 34 (7.71%) Python
7 29 (6.58%) Ruby
8 18 (4.08%) Scala
9 17 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 17 (3.85%) Objective-C
10 16 (3.63%) Perl
11 14 (3.17%) Groovy
12 13 (2.95%) VB
12 13 (2.95%) Apex Code
13 11 (2.49%) C++
14 10 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 9 (2.04%) Shell Script
15 9 (2.04%) VBScript
15 9 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (6.80%) Degree
2 13 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.36%) ISEB
4 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.91%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.68%) Siebel Certification
7 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.45%) MCITP
8 2 (0.45%) MCSE
9 1 (0.23%) MCAD
9 1 (0.23%) MCSD
9 1 (0.23%) MCSA
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.58%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) SLA
3 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) COBIT
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) DICOM
4 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.59%) Varnish
4 6 (1.36%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.23%) Docker
6 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (4.99%) Puppet
2 11 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.59%) Nagios
4 5 (1.13%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.91%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.68%) Salt
6 3 (0.68%) Ansible
6 3 (0.68%) yum
7 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.45%) CA LISA
7 2 (0.45%) Oozie
7 2 (0.45%) logstash
8 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.23%) Opsview
8 1 (0.23%) nmon
8 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (12.02%) Oracle
2 46 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.99%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (4.31%) Red Hat
5 13 (2.95%) VMware
6 12 (2.72%) SAP
6 12 (2.72%) IBM
7 9 (2.04%) Coverity
8 7 (1.59%) HP
8 7 (1.59%) Cisco
9 6 (1.36%) Google
9 6 (1.36%) Zend
9 6 (1.36%) Citrix
9 6 (1.36%) Siebel
10 5 (1.13%) Informatica
10 5 (1.13%) EMC
10 5 (1.13%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.13%) Splunk
11 4 (0.91%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.91%) TIBCO
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