The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 20 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.54% 13.95% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 42.86% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£360 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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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 Farnborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 11.86% 32.56% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Average daily rate £313 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £460 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Web Services
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle