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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 19 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.79% 0.92% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.88% 4.35% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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 Croydon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 26.45% 21.10% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 12
Average daily rate £400 £375 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £643 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 19 (65.52%) Java
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) Node.js
4 14 (48.28%) TDD
5 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (41.38%) HTML
6 12 (41.38%) Maven
6 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
7 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
7 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
7 11 (37.93%) BDD
8 10 (34.48%) JIRA
8 10 (34.48%) XML
8 10 (34.48%) Linux
9 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
9 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
9 9 (31.03%) Selenium
9 9 (31.03%) HTML5
9 9 (31.03%) CentOS
9 9 (31.03%) Artifactory
10 8 (27.59%) GitHub
10 8 (27.59%) Gradle
10 8 (27.59%) Gerrit
10 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
10 8 (27.59%) vCloud
10 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
10 8 (27.59%) Confluence

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (51.72%) Node.js
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 8 (27.59%) Confluence
4 7 (24.14%) JBoss
5 6 (20.69%) Apache
6 5 (17.24%) Alfresco
6 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
6 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (13.79%) Mule
7 4 (13.79%) Mule ESB
7 4 (13.79%) nginx
7 4 (13.79%) WildFly
8 3 (10.34%) Jetty
9 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) GitHub
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) HTTP
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (13.79%) SSL
5 3 (10.34%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (27.59%) NoSQL
3 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
4 5 (17.24%) DataStage
4 5 (17.24%) DB2
4 5 (17.24%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (13.79%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.45%) Redis
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
1 12 (41.38%) Maven
2 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (34.48%) JIRA
4 9 (31.03%) Artifactory
4 9 (31.03%) Selenium
5 8 (27.59%) Gerrit
5 8 (27.59%) Gradle
5 8 (27.59%) JMeter
6 6 (20.69%) SonarQube
7 5 (17.24%) Subversion
8 4 (13.79%) Ant
8 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (13.79%) Gitweb
8 4 (13.79%) Jasmine
8 4 (13.79%) PhantomJS
8 4 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (10.34%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (10.34%) FishEye
9 3 (10.34%) Hudson
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Local Government
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Lead Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) DataStage Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Agile Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) XML
3 9 (31.03%) HTML5
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) J2EE
4 8 (27.59%) jQuery
5 7 (24.14%) CSS3
5 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
5 7 (24.14%) RESTful
5 7 (24.14%) Spring
6 6 (20.69%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.24%) REST
7 5 (17.24%) SOAP
8 4 (13.79%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (13.79%) Java EE
8 4 (13.79%) LAMP
8 4 (13.79%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (13.79%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) W3C
2 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) Tandem
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) CentOS
3 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
4 3 (10.34%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) TDD
3 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) BDD
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) OWASP
6 6 (20.69%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) DevOps
7 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) Time Management
7 4 (13.79%) Web Design
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) High Availability
8 3 (10.34%) Kanban
8 3 (10.34%) Mobile First
8 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.69%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) Perl
5 5 (17.24%) PHP
6 4 (13.79%) Ruby
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) C++
8 2 (6.90%) Go
8 2 (6.90%) Scala
9 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) vCloud
2 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
1 5 (17.24%) Rundeck
1 5 (17.24%) Salt
2 4 (13.79%) Kibana
2 4 (13.79%) logstash
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
3 3 (10.34%) HAProxy
3 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) Google
4 4 (13.79%) Netezza
4 4 (13.79%) Twitter
5 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Rally
5 3 (10.34%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) Black Duck
6 1 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype
6 1 (3.45%) Veracode