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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 32 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 41 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.15% 5.41% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.13% 21.85% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 10
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£450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £260 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £406 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.94 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.64%
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
194 151 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.37% 24.75% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 87 108
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.94 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.84% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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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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
Watford -10 8 £350 -6.66% 4
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £370 -
Hemel Hempstead -8 2 £300 -24.05% 4
Letchworth - 1 £338 -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (43.48%) Oracle
2 24 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.78%) SQL
3 21 (30.43%) .NET
3 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (28.99%) SOA
5 19 (27.54%) SharePoint
5 19 (27.54%) SOAP
5 19 (27.54%) Citrix
6 18 (26.09%) XML
6 18 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 17 (24.64%) C#
8 16 (23.19%) Java
8 16 (23.19%) REST
9 14 (20.29%) Windows
9 14 (20.29%) VMware
10 13 (18.84%) Hibernate
10 13 (18.84%) Spring
10 13 (18.84%) Linux
11 11 (15.94%) UNIX
11 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
11 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
11 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
12 10 (14.49%) Maximo
12 10 (14.49%) SaaS
12 10 (14.49%) PaaS
12 10 (14.49%) Data Integration
12 10 (14.49%) GIS
12 10 (14.49%) ESRI
12 10 (14.49%) RDBMS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (27.54%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.14%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) Apache
5 4 (5.80%) JBoss
5 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Maximo
2 3 (4.35%) Magento
3 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.49%) SaaS
2 10 (14.49%) PaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Office 365
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) FTP
2 9 (13.04%) LDAP
3 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) DNS
5 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 3 (4.35%) HTTP
5 3 (4.35%) LAN
5 3 (4.35%) WAN
5 3 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (2.90%) DHCP
6 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.90%) 3G
6 2 (2.90%) Firewall
6 2 (2.90%) 2G
6 2 (2.90%) SSH
6 2 (2.90%) 4G
6 2 (2.90%) SSL
6 2 (2.90%) SAN
6 2 (2.90%) Intranet
7 1 (1.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database
3 10 (14.49%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.70%) MySQL
5 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
1 7 (10.14%) Maven
2 6 (8.70%) JUnit
3 5 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.25%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.90%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.45%) GCC
6 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Billing
2 2 (2.90%) Local Government
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Architect
3 11 (15.94%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Applications Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Java Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Maximo Architect
8 3 (4.35%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.90%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.90%) AWS Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) ICT Business Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 19 (27.54%) SOAP
3 18 (26.09%) XML
4 16 (23.19%) REST
5 13 (18.84%) Hibernate
5 13 (18.84%) Spring
6 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
7 9 (13.04%) J2EE
8 7 (10.14%) HTML
8 7 (10.14%) JMS
8 7 (10.14%) Java EE
8 7 (10.14%) WCF
8 7 (10.14%) Middleware
9 6 (8.70%) RESTful
10 5 (7.25%) Struts2
10 5 (7.25%) WinForms
10 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
10 5 (7.25%) CSS
10 5 (7.25%) Struts
11 4 (5.80%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) GIS
1 10 (14.49%) Data Integration
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.14%) Clustering
3 7 (10.14%) PKI
4 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 11 (15.94%) UNIX
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.45%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) SOA
2 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
2 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
3 10 (14.49%) ETL
4 9 (13.04%) Workflow
4 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) Open Source
6 6 (8.70%) MVC
6 6 (8.70%) Scrum
6 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Migration
7 5 (7.25%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Change Control
7 5 (7.25%) OWASP
8 4 (5.80%) Time Management
8 4 (5.80%) Loose Coupling
8 4 (5.80%) SDLC
8 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.80%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) SQL
2 17 (24.64%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) Java
4 10 (14.49%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.80%) Perl
7 4 (5.80%) C++
8 3 (4.35%) C
8 3 (4.35%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
9 2 (2.90%) Erlang
9 2 (2.90%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.90%) C-shell
10 1 (1.45%) Clojure
10 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) CISSP
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) MCSE
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.80%) vSphere
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) vCloud
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.90%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Oracle
2 19 (27.54%) Citrix
3 14 (20.29%) VMware
4 10 (14.49%) ESRI
4 10 (14.49%) IBM
5 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.25%) Atlassian
7 4 (5.80%) HP
7 4 (5.80%) SAP
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) BMC
8 3 (4.35%) Zend
9 2 (2.90%) NetApp
9 2 (2.90%) Sybase
9 2 (2.90%) EMC
9 2 (2.90%) Sun
10 1 (1.45%) Nortel
10 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.45%) Remedy
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