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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 29 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.90% 2.86% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.42% 10.05% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 21
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£400 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £299 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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
178 219 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.12% 28.48% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 125 133
Average daily rate £375 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -24.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +7 7 £388 +7.63% 2
Rickmansworth - 3 £358 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £375 -
Royston - - - - 1
St Albans - - - - 2
Stevenage - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
3 18 (33.33%) XML
3 18 (33.33%) Oracle
4 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (29.63%) .NET
5 16 (29.63%) Java
6 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
7 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 14 (25.93%) Citrix
8 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 12 (22.22%) VMware
8 12 (22.22%) SOA
8 12 (22.22%) C#
8 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 12 (22.22%) Spring
9 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
9 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
9 11 (20.37%) MVC
10 10 (18.52%) FTP
10 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
10 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (16.67%) Java EE
11 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 9 (16.67%) HTML
11 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.67%) SOAP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 8 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) Lync
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Maximo
2 2 (3.70%) Magento
3 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.26%) SaaS
2 5 (9.26%) PaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Office 365
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.70%) Route 53
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) FTP
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.56%) LAN
4 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) SSH
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) LDAP
5 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.70%) HTTP
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (9.26%) DTS
5 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.56%) MySQL
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.96%) Maven
3 5 (9.26%) JUnit
3 5 (9.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Java Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) XML
2 16 (29.63%) .NET
3 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 12 (22.22%) Spring
4 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
5 9 (16.67%) Java EE
5 9 (16.67%) WinForms
5 9 (16.67%) SOAP
5 9 (16.67%) HTML
6 8 (14.81%) J2EE
6 8 (14.81%) REST
7 6 (11.11%) RESTful
8 5 (9.26%) Struts2
8 5 (9.26%) ADO.NET
8 5 (9.26%) DHTML
8 5 (9.26%) Struts
8 5 (9.26%) JMS
8 5 (9.26%) Middleware
8 5 (9.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Open Source
3 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) Data Integration
4 5 (9.26%) GIS
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.67%) Linux
4 8 (14.81%) UNIX
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) SOA
2 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
2 11 (20.37%) MVC
2 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 6 (11.11%) Scrum
4 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.26%) OWASP
5 5 (9.26%) Database Tuning
5 5 (9.26%) Workflow
5 5 (9.26%) ETL
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) OO
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.41%) Time Management
6 4 (7.41%) Change Control
7 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 16 (29.63%) Java
3 12 (22.22%) C#
4 10 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.26%) VBScript
7 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) Python
8 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.70%) Erlang
8 2 (3.70%) Bourne shell
8 2 (3.70%) C-shell
9 1 (1.85%) Clojure
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) vSphere
3 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.70%) XenApp
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) Citrix
3 12 (22.22%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) IBM
5 5 (9.26%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.26%) ESRI
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.56%) BMC
7 3 (5.56%) SAP
7 3 (5.56%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) Sun
8 2 (3.70%) NetApp
8 2 (3.70%) Zend
8 2 (3.70%) Veeam
9 1 (1.85%) Akamai
9 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.85%) Remedy
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