The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hampshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 34 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 113 83 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.48% 4.76% 4.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.85% 14.93% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £378 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £472 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.78% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -41.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -12.30%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
542 556 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.27% 31.86% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 325 245
Average daily rate £365 £341 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +24 42 £345 +4.54% 16
Basingstoke -10 11 £364 -9.06% 3
Farnborough - 5 - - 1
Aldershot -6 3 £350 -30.00%
Hook -7 1 £200 -47.08% 1
Winchester -7 1 - - 4
Fareham - - - -
Liss - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Romsey - - - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 85 (43.81%) Java
2 71 (36.60%) SQL
3 60 (30.93%) SOAP
4 59 (30.41%) Scrum
5 55 (28.35%) JavaScript
6 53 (27.32%) XML
7 52 (26.80%) .NET
8 51 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (23.71%) SOA
10 43 (22.16%) CSS
11 42 (21.65%) Security Cleared
12 41 (21.13%) Jenkins
12 41 (21.13%) Linux
13 40 (20.62%) SQL Server
14 39 (20.10%) Puppet
15 37 (19.07%) Oracle
16 34 (17.53%) RESTful
17 33 (17.01%) TDD
18 31 (15.98%) HTML
18 31 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (15.46%) SC Cleared
20 28 (14.43%) Ajax
20 28 (14.43%) C#
20 28 (14.43%) Cucumber
20 28 (14.43%) DevOps
21 27 (13.92%) Apache
21 27 (13.92%) Eclipse
21 27 (13.92%) Spring
22 26 (13.40%) Maven
22 26 (13.40%) Subversion

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 27 (13.92%) Apache
2 19 (9.79%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.73%) SharePoint
4 14 (7.22%) IIS
5 11 (5.67%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.64%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.06%) Node.js
8 4 (2.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.06%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.06%) CMS
8 4 (2.06%) Mule
9 3 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.55%) Confluence
9 3 (1.55%) Liferay
10 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) MS Office
2 2 (1.03%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.67%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.67%) Amazon S3
3 9 (4.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.34%) HTTP
2 18 (9.28%) Internet
3 14 (7.22%) LDAP
4 11 (5.67%) Firewall
5 6 (3.09%) DNS
6 5 (2.58%) Network Security
6 5 (2.58%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.58%) SAN
7 4 (2.06%) AMQP
8 3 (1.55%) Kerberos
8 3 (1.55%) SSL
9 2 (1.03%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.03%) NAS
9 2 (1.03%) ATM
9 2 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.52%) LAN
10 1 (0.52%) WAN
10 1 (0.52%) FTP
10 1 (0.52%) VPN
10 1 (0.52%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.12%) MySQL
6 7 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.61%) Big Data
7 6 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.52%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 41 (21.13%) Jenkins
2 28 (14.43%) Cucumber
3 27 (13.92%) Eclipse
4 26 (13.40%) Subversion
4 26 (13.40%) Maven
5 24 (12.37%) Git (software)
6 22 (11.34%) SoapUI
7 18 (9.28%) JIRA
8 16 (8.25%) Selenium
8 16 (8.25%) JUnit
8 16 (8.25%) Visual Studio
9 15 (7.73%) SpecFlow
10 12 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (5.15%) RSpec
12 7 (3.61%) FitNesse
12 7 (3.61%) Ant
13 6 (3.09%) Mockito
14 4 (2.06%) Mercurial
15 3 (1.55%) Behat
15 3 (1.55%) Hudson
General
1 14 (7.22%) Finance
2 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.09%) Military
3 2 (1.03%) Banking
3 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Back Office
4 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (46.39%) Developer
2 31 (15.98%) Java Developer
3 30 (15.46%) Architect
4 18 (9.28%) Analyst
4 18 (9.28%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.76%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (8.25%) Software Engineer
6 16 (8.25%) Test Analyst
7 14 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.15%) Consultant
9 8 (4.12%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.61%) Software Developer
10 7 (3.61%) iOS Developer
10 7 (3.61%) Classic ASP Developer
11 6 (3.09%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.09%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.09%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.09%) Test Manager
11 6 (3.09%) ASP Developer
11 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.93%) SOAP
2 53 (27.32%) XML
3 52 (26.80%) .NET
4 43 (22.16%) CSS
5 34 (17.53%) RESTful
6 31 (15.98%) HTML
7 28 (14.43%) Ajax
8 27 (13.92%) Spring
9 25 (12.89%) jQuery
10 22 (11.34%) REST
11 21 (10.82%) Hibernate
12 20 (10.31%) JSON
13 19 (9.79%) J2EE
13 19 (9.79%) Middleware
14 15 (7.73%) ASP.NET
15 12 (6.19%) JSP
15 12 (6.19%) WCF
16 10 (5.15%) .NET Framework
16 10 (5.15%) PostGIS
17 9 (4.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.37%) Open Source
2 13 (6.70%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.67%) iPhone
4 10 (5.15%) iPad
5 9 (4.64%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.58%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.55%) Linked Data
10 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.03%) Wiki
10 2 (1.03%) GIS
10 2 (1.03%) Derivative
10 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.03%) DataPower
10 2 (1.03%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.52%) Replication
11 1 (0.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.13%) Linux
2 25 (12.89%) Windows
3 19 (9.79%) UNIX
4 14 (7.22%) CentOS
5 10 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (3.09%) Solaris
7 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.06%) AIX
8 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.55%) Debian
9 3 (1.55%) Android
10 2 (1.03%) SUSE
11 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.41%) Scrum
2 51 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (23.71%) SOA
4 33 (17.01%) TDD
5 31 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (14.43%) DevOps
7 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.82%) Test Automation
9 20 (10.31%) Test Strategy
9 20 (10.31%) MVC
10 16 (8.25%) Web Development
11 15 (7.73%) Kanban
12 14 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (6.70%) User Stories
14 12 (6.19%) iOS Development
15 11 (5.67%) Test Scripting
16 10 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (5.15%) Integration Testing
16 10 (5.15%) Migration
16 10 (5.15%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (43.81%) Java
2 71 (36.60%) SQL
3 55 (28.35%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.43%) C#
5 14 (7.22%) Python
5 14 (7.22%) Ruby
6 12 (6.19%) Objective-C
7 10 (5.15%) C
7 10 (5.15%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.15%) PHP
8 8 (4.12%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.58%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.58%) XPath
11 4 (2.06%) C++
12 3 (1.55%) Perl
12 3 (1.55%) VB
12 3 (1.55%) Korn
13 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 30 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.28%) Degree
4 8 (4.12%) ISEB
5 6 (3.09%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.06%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) HL7
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.64%) vCloud
3 5 (2.58%) VirtualBox
4 4 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.55%) vSphere
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.03%) Docker
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (20.10%) Puppet
2 20 (10.31%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.09%) Ansible
4 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.52%) Nagios
7 1 (0.52%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.52%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.52%) WMI
7 1 (0.52%) WSUS
7 1 (0.52%) Cacti
7 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (19.07%) Oracle
2 22 (11.34%) VMware
3 19 (9.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.22%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.19%) EMC
6 11 (5.67%) Apple
7 7 (3.61%) ESRI
8 6 (3.09%) webMethods
9 5 (2.58%) Software AG
10 4 (2.06%) IBM
10 4 (2.06%) HP
10 4 (2.06%) Tripwire
10 4 (2.06%) Google
10 4 (2.06%) Ektron
10 4 (2.06%) Splunk
11 3 (1.55%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.55%) Talend
11 3 (1.55%) Serena
11 3 (1.55%) Citrix
12 2 (1.03%) Adobe
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 280-320
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 6 days ago