The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 28 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 32 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.09% 3.61% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.16% 18.25% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 25
Median daily rate £450 £355 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -12.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £312 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £498 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.06 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 126 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.55% 19.78% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 72 114
Median daily rate £400 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £42.06 £12.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.50% -69.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £12.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £83.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 12 £438 - 3
St Albans +4 3 £525 -
Stevenage +3 3 £600 - 1
Rickmansworth - 2 £350 -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 36 (42.86%) Java
2 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.10%) SQL
4 31 (36.90%) HTML
5 30 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 26 (30.95%) E-Commerce
7 24 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 23 (27.38%) PHP
9 20 (23.81%) SOAP
10 19 (22.62%) CSS
10 19 (22.62%) MySQL
11 18 (21.43%) XML
11 18 (21.43%) RESTful
12 17 (20.24%) Retail
12 17 (20.24%) Linux
13 16 (19.05%) Unix
13 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
14 15 (17.86%) J2EE
15 14 (16.67%) MVC
15 14 (16.67%) LAMP
15 14 (16.67%) Apache
15 14 (16.67%) Zend
16 12 (14.29%) Magento
16 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (14.29%) Python
16 12 (14.29%) XHTML
16 12 (14.29%) OO
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle
17 11 (13.10%) MATLAB
17 11 (13.10%) Subversion

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (16.67%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.57%) ArcGIS
4 3 (3.57%) CMS
4 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.57%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 6 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (7.14%) IPsec
3 5 (5.95%) Internet
4 3 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.38%) Firewall
5 2 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (1.19%) Intranet
6 1 (1.19%) WAN
6 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 19 (22.62%) MySQL
3 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
4 8 (9.52%) DB2
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.95%) DbVisualizer
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.19%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Subversion
3 9 (10.71%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.95%) Ant
5 5 (5.95%) Appium
5 5 (5.95%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.95%) JIRA
5 5 (5.95%) Selenium
5 5 (5.95%) SoapUI
5 5 (5.95%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.57%) JUnit
6 3 (3.57%) Log4j
6 3 (3.57%) Mockito
6 3 (3.57%) NetBeans
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.57%) Toad
6 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (1.19%) ERwin
7 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (20.24%) Retail
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Military
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Architect
2 15 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.71%) PHP Developer
4 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Magento Developer
6 6 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
6 6 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.95%) Java Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (5.95%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) MATLAB Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (5.95%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (5.95%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Tester
8 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.90%) HTML
2 20 (23.81%) SOAP
3 19 (22.62%) CSS
4 18 (21.43%) RESTful
4 18 (21.43%) XML
5 15 (17.86%) J2EE
6 14 (16.67%) LAMP
7 12 (14.29%) XHTML
8 10 (11.90%) Spring
9 9 (10.71%) .NET
9 9 (10.71%) jQuery
10 7 (8.33%) JMS
10 7 (8.33%) JSON
10 7 (8.33%) XSL
10 7 (8.33%) XSLT
11 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 6 (7.14%) Symfony
12 5 (5.95%) Gherkin
12 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
12 5 (5.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.95%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (4.76%) e-Learning
6 3 (3.57%) iPad
7 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.19%) Clustering
8 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.19%) EPoS
8 1 (1.19%) Pricing Data
8 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
2 16 (19.05%) Unix
3 7 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (4.76%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) HPUX
6 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.19%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) CentOS
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.95%) E-Commerce
3 14 (16.67%) MVC
4 12 (14.29%) OO
5 9 (10.71%) API Development
6 8 (9.52%) Web Development
7 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.33%) OO PHP
7 7 (8.33%) Open Source
7 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.33%) Product Management
7 7 (8.33%) SOA
8 6 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (5.95%) BDD
9 5 (5.95%) Coaching
9 5 (5.95%) Converged Infrastructure
9 5 (5.95%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (5.95%) System Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) Java
2 32 (38.10%) SQL
3 30 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.38%) PHP
5 12 (14.29%) Python
6 11 (13.10%) MATLAB
7 9 (10.71%) C#
8 8 (9.52%) R
8 8 (9.52%) Ruby
8 8 (9.52%) T-SQL
9 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.76%) Scala
11 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.57%) C++
11 3 (3.57%) Perl
12 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.19%) Clojure
13 1 (1.19%) Groovy
13 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Degree
1 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.57%) Varnish
3 2 (2.38%) Docker
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Zend
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 9 (10.71%) IBM
4 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.33%) hybris
5 7 (8.33%) Teradata
6 6 (7.14%) F5
7 3 (3.57%) ATG
7 3 (3.57%) Blue Martini
7 3 (3.57%) Elastic Path
7 3 (3.57%) ESRI
7 3 (3.57%) Informatica
7 3 (3.57%) Interwoven
8 2 (2.38%) Sybase
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.19%) Xamarin
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