The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 26 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.36% 1.87% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 14.29% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£355 £383 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
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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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 14 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 12.93% 13.08% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 24
Average daily rate £450 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £360 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) hybris
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) W3C
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
1 2 (40.00%) hybris