The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 17 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.64% 3.07% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 23.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Average daily rate
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£550 £513 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -2.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -19.17%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.55% 13.16% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 34
Average daily rate £555 £546 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £275 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 2 (50.00%) Markit EDM
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) XQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) AOP
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) AOP
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) XQuery
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle