The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.72% 5.15% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 23.81% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Web Services
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 5.17% 21.65% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Web Services
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) REST

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#