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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 29 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 41 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.22% 5.78% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.10% 21.79% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 5
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£390 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £286 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £403 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.94 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.29%
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
204 179 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.95% 26.52% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 106 102
Average daily rate £363 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 7 £350 -9.67% 9
Hemel Hempstead +2 6 £350 -11.39% 1
Welwyn Garden City -4 3 £370 - 1
Rickmansworth -3 1 £390 +20.00% 1
Letchworth - 1 £338 -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 29 (37.66%) Oracle
2 25 (32.47%) SQL
3 24 (31.17%) .NET
4 23 (29.87%) SOAP
5 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 21 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (25.97%) C#
6 20 (25.97%) Java
6 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
7 19 (24.68%) SharePoint
7 19 (24.68%) SOA
8 18 (23.38%) Linux
8 18 (23.38%) Citrix
9 17 (22.08%) Hibernate
9 17 (22.08%) Spring
10 16 (20.78%) VMware
10 16 (20.78%) Windows
10 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
11 15 (19.48%) XML
11 15 (19.48%) REST
12 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
12 12 (15.58%) J2EE
13 11 (14.29%) HTML
13 11 (14.29%) UNIX
13 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (14.29%) RESTful
14 10 (12.99%) Data Integration
14 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
14 10 (12.99%) Maximo

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (24.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (6.49%) Apache
5 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.90%) JBoss
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.60%) CMS
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Maximo
2 3 (3.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.99%) SaaS
2 10 (12.99%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) FTP
2 9 (11.69%) LDAP
3 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (6.49%) Internet
4 4 (5.19%) DNS
5 3 (3.90%) HTTP
5 3 (3.90%) LAN
5 3 (3.90%) WAN
5 3 (3.90%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (2.60%) 3G
6 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) DHCP
6 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.60%) SSL
6 2 (2.60%) SAN
6 2 (2.60%) Intranet
6 2 (2.60%) 2G
6 2 (2.60%) SSH
6 2 (2.60%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.99%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.79%) MySQL
5 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.19%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.79%) Maven
3 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 5 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.49%) JUnit
4 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.60%) NUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium
5 2 (2.60%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.30%) GCC
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Publishing
3 2 (2.60%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.60%) Billing
3 2 (2.60%) Local Government
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Developer
2 15 (19.48%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Java Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Architect
6 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.49%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Java Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Maximo Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.60%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) .NET
2 23 (29.87%) SOAP
3 17 (22.08%) Hibernate
3 17 (22.08%) Spring
4 15 (19.48%) XML
4 15 (19.48%) REST
5 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.58%) J2EE
6 11 (14.29%) HTML
6 11 (14.29%) RESTful
7 9 (11.69%) CSS
8 7 (9.09%) JSP
8 7 (9.09%) JMS
8 7 (9.09%) Java EE
8 7 (9.09%) WCF
9 5 (6.49%) Middleware
9 5 (6.49%) LAMP
9 5 (6.49%) Struts2
9 5 (6.49%) Struts
10 4 (5.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) Data Integration
2 10 (12.99%) GIS
3 7 (9.09%) Clustering
3 7 (9.09%) PKI
4 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.19%) Smartphone
5 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.60%) User Experience
7 2 (2.60%) Social Media
7 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.30%) PMI
8 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Windows
3 11 (14.29%) UNIX
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.90%) Solaris
7 2 (2.60%) HPUX
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) SOA
2 11 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.99%) TOGAF
3 10 (12.99%) ETL
4 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
4 8 (10.39%) MVC
4 8 (10.39%) Open Source
5 7 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.09%) OO
6 6 (7.79%) Workflow
6 6 (7.79%) Migration
6 6 (7.79%) Scrum
7 5 (6.49%) TDD
7 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.49%) Web Development
7 5 (6.49%) Performance Testing
7 5 (6.49%) OWASP
7 5 (6.49%) Change Control
8 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.47%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) Java
2 20 (25.97%) C#
3 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.09%) C
6 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.19%) C++
7 4 (5.19%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.60%) VBScript
9 2 (2.60%) Python
9 2 (2.60%) Erlang
9 2 (2.60%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.60%) C-shell
10 1 (1.30%) Clojure
10 1 (1.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) CISSP
2 4 (5.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.60%) MCSE
4 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.30%) HND
5 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) vSphere
3 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.60%) vCloud
4 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) Oracle
2 18 (23.38%) Citrix
3 16 (20.78%) VMware
4 10 (12.99%) ESRI
4 10 (12.99%) IBM
5 7 (9.09%) Sybase
6 6 (7.79%) HP
6 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.49%) Atlassian
8 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco
9 3 (3.90%) Zend
10 2 (2.60%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
10 2 (2.60%) BMC
10 2 (2.60%) Adobe
10 2 (2.60%) Sun
10 2 (2.60%) EMC
11 1 (1.30%) Nortel
11 1 (1.30%) SAP
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