The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 33 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.75% 1.02% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 5.71% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Web Services
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 35 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.28% 17.86% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 35
Median daily rate £400 £250 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -48.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £346 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £42.25 £32.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.03% -30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Dorset region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 2 £425 -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PABX
1 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) AutoMapper
1 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) StructureMap
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) Northgate