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 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 16 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.79% 8.82% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.45% 32.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
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£388 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 35.66% 27.45% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 8
Average daily rate £375 £300 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £385 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015, 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 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) Ruby
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) CentOS
6 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) Node.js
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) nginx
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Subversion

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) nginx
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.67%) Confluence
4 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DMZ
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) PhantomJS
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) Gradle
3 2 (13.33%) Gerrit
4 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) RSpec
4 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Web Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) LAMP
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) JavaFX
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) Servlets
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (13.33%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) SEO
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) vCloud
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (13.33%) Salt
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.67%) Kibana
4 1 (6.67%) logstash
4 1 (6.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter