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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 21 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.42% 4.44% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 30.30% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £456 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.54% -13.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.19% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 19.35% 14.67% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 26
Average daily rate £600 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £640 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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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 27 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
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%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree