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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 31 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 25 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.43% 3.65% 5.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.69% 11.50% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 29
Average daily rate £363 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £311 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £510 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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
127 200 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.52% 31.75% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 104 125
Average daily rate £385 £351 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stevenage - 3 £365 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £345 -8.00%
Watford +1 2 - -
St Albans - 2 - -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 22 (33.33%) SOAP
2 20 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (30.30%) REST
3 19 (28.79%) Oracle
3 19 (28.79%) .NET
3 19 (28.79%) SOA
4 18 (27.27%) C#
4 18 (27.27%) XML
5 16 (24.24%) SQL
6 15 (22.73%) Java
6 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 11 (16.67%) Web Development
9 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 11 (16.67%) VMware
9 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 11 (16.67%) MySQL
10 10 (15.15%) HTML
10 10 (15.15%) J2EE
10 10 (15.15%) CSS
10 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
10 10 (15.15%) Citrix
10 10 (15.15%) TDD
11 9 (13.64%) JSON
11 9 (13.64%) Spring
11 9 (13.64%) RESTful
11 9 (13.64%) MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) CMS
3 3 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Maximo
2 5 (7.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) IaaS
2 6 (9.09%) PaaS
2 6 (9.09%) SaaS
3 3 (4.55%) Office 365
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) GitHub
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.52%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) FTP
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
2 5 (7.58%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (6.06%) HTTP
4 2 (3.03%) 2G
4 2 (3.03%) 3G
4 2 (3.03%) 4G
4 2 (3.03%) LAN
4 2 (3.03%) LDAP
4 2 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) DHCP
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) Intranet
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 11 (16.67%) MySQL
4 6 (9.09%) GIS
4 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) JUnit
1 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Maven
3 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.52%) JIRA
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
5 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (9.09%) Advertising
2 5 (7.58%) Back Office
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.06%) Publishing
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Military
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Junior
9 4 (6.06%) Junior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Integration Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) SOAP
2 20 (30.30%) REST
3 19 (28.79%) .NET
4 18 (27.27%) XML
5 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 10 (15.15%) CSS
6 10 (15.15%) HTML
6 10 (15.15%) J2EE
7 9 (13.64%) JSON
7 9 (13.64%) RESTful
7 9 (13.64%) Spring
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.09%) jQuery
9 5 (7.58%) Classic ASP
9 5 (7.58%) CSS3
9 5 (7.58%) HTML5
9 5 (7.58%) Java EE
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) User Experience
4 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.06%) Social Media
5 3 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.52%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) CMDB
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) SOA
2 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Web Development
4 10 (15.15%) TDD
5 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.64%) MVC
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 8 (12.12%) ETL
6 8 (12.12%) SDLC
7 7 (10.61%) OO
7 7 (10.61%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (9.09%) DevOps
8 6 (9.09%) ITIL
8 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 6 (9.09%) Use Case
9 5 (7.58%) Content Management
9 5 (7.58%) ITSM
9 5 (7.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) C#
2 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.58%) C++
6 3 (4.55%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) ABAP
7 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Bacula
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
1 2 (3.03%) SCOM
1 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Oracle
2 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.67%) VMware
4 10 (15.15%) Citrix
5 6 (9.09%) ESRI
5 6 (9.09%) IBM
6 5 (7.58%) BMC
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco
6 5 (7.58%) Remedy
7 4 (6.06%) Adobe
8 3 (4.55%) HP
8 3 (4.55%) hybris
9 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.03%) EMC
9 2 (3.03%) NetApp
9 2 (3.03%) SAP
9 2 (3.03%) Zend
10 1 (1.52%) Google
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
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