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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 14 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 7.89% 0.49% 8.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.03% 3.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate
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£383 £450 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £450 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +5.29%
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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
29 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.44% 15.61% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 17
Average daily rate £404 £525 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.09% +85.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £663 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) JMS
4 5 (33.33%) JUnit
4 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) Java EE
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Mule
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (6.67%) Alfresco
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Documentum
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) MS Access
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) IDOL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) VisualVM
4 2 (13.33%) YourKit
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (13.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (6.67%) jMock
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) RAD Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) JMS
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) XML Messaging
5 3 (20.00%) XSD
5 3 (20.00%) XSL
5 3 (20.00%) Java EE
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 2 (13.33%) Drools
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
6 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) JTA
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) BPMN
3 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) VB6
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) BEA
2 2 (13.33%) Axway
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (13.33%) Atomikos
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Interwoven
3 1 (6.67%) SAP