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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 11 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 7.94% 8.65% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.32% 32.14% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £475 £383 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.18% -36.25%
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 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 30.16% 26.92% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 23
Average daily rate £477 £383 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.57% -30.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £145 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £615 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) JTA
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Markit EDM
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) JPA

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (12.50%) Endur
2 1 (12.50%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Java Software Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Commodities Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL Server Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Web Content Architect
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
3 2 (25.00%) JTA
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) POJO
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) RUP
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
3 1 (12.50%) OpenLink
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO