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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 30 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.91% 4.51% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 18.64% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £200 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
69 59 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.51% 24.18% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 25
Median daily rate £350 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £366 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 10 (83.33%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) XSD
4 7 (58.33%) IntelliJ
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 5 (41.67%) Gradle
6 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) JAXB
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) QA
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) B2C
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) PHP
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (16.67%) VB.NET

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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) IntelliJ
3 5 (41.67%) Gradle
4 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (8.33%) Ant
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) XSD
5 5 (41.67%) JAXB
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) WinForms
7 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (8.33%) Node.js
7 1 (8.33%) RESTful
7 1 (8.33%) Spring Batch
7 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) B2C
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Google