The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 17 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.75% 5.24% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 28.57% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Average daily rate £375 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
Web Services
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.85% 18.32% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (33.33%) DTS
4 3 (33.33%) FTP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) DHTML
4 3 (33.33%) HTML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DTS
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) DHTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) JAX-WS
3 2 (22.22%) JNI
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Struts
3 2 (22.22%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) SAP