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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South West / Dorset
Rank 16 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.84% 2.09% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 13.79% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £356 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
44 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 35.48% 15.18% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 27
Median daily rate £350 £350 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +32.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Poole - 4 £363 - 1
Bournemouth +7 2 £346 +2.59% 2
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Mockito
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Guidewire
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Mockito
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
2 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Guidewire
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft