The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Docklands, London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 29 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 9.09% 5.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 32.50% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 11
Average daily rate £450 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.39% 27.97% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 45
Average daily rate £450 £400 £542
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
London

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 18 April 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Process
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) BPR
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2SE
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Process
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) BPR
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle