The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 12 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 12.24% 2.83% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.58% 5.51% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 127 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 37.55% 51.42% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 100 27
Median daily rate £350 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Kent region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells +1 7 £325 +8.51% 2
Folkestone - 5 £375 - 2
Maidstone +6 3 £350 +22.80%
West Malling - 2 - - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £625 -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 23 (67.65%) XML
1 23 (67.65%) JSON
2 19 (55.88%) TDD
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
4 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (44.12%) Entity Framework
5 14 (41.18%) Java
6 12 (35.29%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
6 12 (35.29%) LINQ
6 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (35.29%) Concurrent Programming
6 12 (35.29%) Multithreaded Programming
7 11 (32.35%) Mobile Development
7 11 (32.35%) Mobile App
7 11 (32.35%) LINQ to SQL
7 11 (32.35%) REST
7 11 (32.35%) Memory Management
7 11 (32.35%) OpenGL
8 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 10 (29.41%) Degree
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Data Management
10 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
11 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (20.59%) Go
11 7 (20.59%) Android SDK

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (20.59%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (20.59%) Heroku
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (20.59%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (20.59%) Redis
3 6 (17.65%) DB2
4 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.94%) DTS
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Xcode
4 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Android Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Java Android Developer
6 4 (11.76%) iOS Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) JSON
1 23 (67.65%) XML
2 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
2 15 (44.12%) Entity Framework
3 12 (35.29%) LINQ
4 11 (32.35%) LINQ to SQL
4 11 (32.35%) OpenGL
4 11 (32.35%) REST
5 7 (20.59%) Android SDK
5 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (11.76%) Cocoa
6 4 (11.76%) Cocoa Touch
6 4 (11.76%) Core Data
7 1 (2.94%) ADO
7 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Mobile App
2 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
4 4 (11.76%) iPad
4 4 (11.76%) iPhone
5 3 (8.82%) Statistics
6 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Android
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) TDD
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Concurrent Programming
2 12 (35.29%) Multithreaded Programming
2 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
3 11 (32.35%) Memory Management
3 11 (32.35%) Mobile Development
4 8 (23.53%) Data Management
5 7 (20.59%) Android Development
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.82%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (8.82%) High Availability
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.59%) Go
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
5 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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