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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 26 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 30 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.21% 4.63% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.48% 20.93% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 14
Median daily rate £461 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.24% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £493 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.06 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +14.28%

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
154 129 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.74% 22.13% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 76 111
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Median hourly rate £41.13 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Stevenage +1 7 £300 - 2
Watford +4 4 £513 - 3
St Albans +6 3 £525 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £300 - 3
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 37 (50.00%) Java
2 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 33 (44.59%) HTML
4 27 (36.49%) E-Commerce
4 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (28.38%) XML
5 21 (28.38%) CSS
6 19 (25.68%) SOAP
6 19 (25.68%) SQL
7 18 (24.32%) J2EE
7 18 (24.32%) MySQL
8 17 (22.97%) Linux
9 16 (21.62%) Unix
10 15 (20.27%) PHP
10 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
11 14 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (17.57%) RESTful
12 13 (17.57%) Zend
12 13 (17.57%) LAMP
12 13 (17.57%) Oracle
12 13 (17.57%) OO
12 13 (17.57%) Apache
13 12 (16.22%) MVC
13 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (14.86%) Subversion
14 11 (14.86%) XHTML
14 11 (14.86%) XSLT
14 11 (14.86%) WebLogic
14 11 (14.86%) Magento
14 11 (14.86%) Spring

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 13 (17.57%) Apache
2 11 (14.86%) WebLogic
3 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (4.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
6 3 (4.05%) CMS
6 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.05%) MQSeries
6 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.70%) IIS
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Magento
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Route 53
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (8.11%) HTTP
2 6 (8.11%) IPsec
3 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) Intranet
5 1 (1.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MySQL
2 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.81%) DB2
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.76%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.05%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.35%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Subversion
2 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.16%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.76%) Ant
4 5 (6.76%) Appium
4 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.76%) JIRA
4 5 (6.76%) Selenium
4 5 (6.76%) SoapUI
4 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.76%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.05%) JUnit
5 3 (4.05%) Log4j
5 3 (4.05%) Mockito
5 3 (4.05%) NetBeans
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.05%) Toad
5 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (13.51%) Retail
2 5 (6.76%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Military
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (54.05%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Architect
3 15 (20.27%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.81%) PHP Developer
6 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Magento Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.76%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Java Automation Tester
8 5 (6.76%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (6.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 5 (6.76%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (6.76%) Tester
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce Architect
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.59%) HTML
2 21 (28.38%) CSS
2 21 (28.38%) XML
3 19 (25.68%) SOAP
4 18 (24.32%) J2EE
5 13 (17.57%) LAMP
5 13 (17.57%) RESTful
6 11 (14.86%) Spring
6 11 (14.86%) XHTML
6 11 (14.86%) XSLT
7 9 (12.16%) jQuery
8 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.81%) JSON
9 7 (9.46%) JMS
10 6 (8.11%) Hibernate
10 6 (8.11%) REST
10 6 (8.11%) Symfony
10 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.11%) XSL
11 5 (6.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (6.76%) iPad
3 5 (6.76%) VCE vBlock
4 4 (5.41%) e-Learning
5 3 (4.05%) Clustering
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) Pricing Data
7 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Linux
2 16 (21.62%) Unix
3 5 (6.76%) Android
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
4 4 (5.41%) Solaris
5 3 (4.05%) HPUX
6 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (36.49%) E-Commerce
2 13 (17.57%) OO
3 12 (16.22%) MVC
4 11 (14.86%) Web Development
5 9 (12.16%) SOA
6 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.46%) Product Management
6 7 (9.46%) TDD
7 6 (8.11%) OO PHP
7 6 (8.11%) Open Source
7 6 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Automated Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Coaching
8 5 (6.76%) Converged Infrastructure
8 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (6.76%) System Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Java
2 35 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.68%) SQL
4 15 (20.27%) PHP
5 9 (12.16%) C#
6 4 (5.41%) Python
6 4 (5.41%) XPath
7 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.05%) C++
7 3 (4.05%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.05%) Perl
7 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.05%) Scala
7 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.70%) R
9 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
1 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.05%) Varnish
3 2 (2.70%) Docker
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle
1 13 (17.57%) Zend
2 9 (12.16%) IBM
3 7 (9.46%) hybris
4 6 (8.11%) F5
5 4 (5.41%) Google
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.05%) ATG
6 3 (4.05%) Blue Martini
6 3 (4.05%) Elastic Path
6 3 (4.05%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) Juniper
7 1 (1.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.35%) Sybase
7 1 (1.35%) Teradata
7 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
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Oscar
Rate: £150 - £210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - 325 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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