The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the High Wycombe region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.36% 12.82% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 38.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £295 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.00% 33.33% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 4
Average daily rate £245 £290 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the High Wycombe region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (50.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) Drupal
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin