The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Hemel Hempstead 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 16 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.47% 10.91% 7.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 33.33% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £575 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +76.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 13.24% 32.73% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 9
Average daily rate £400 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £85 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Hertfordshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Akka
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) W3C
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) FMCG
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft