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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.97% 2.12% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.10% 7.58% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.88 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -0.36%
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
78 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 28.16% 27.97% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 40
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -57.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £400 - 3
Folkestone - 2 £315 -
Maidstone - - - - 4
Margate - - - -
Rochester - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Canterbury - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 15 (62.50%) CSS
1 15 (62.50%) XML
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (50.00%) jQuery
4 12 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) .NET
6 10 (41.67%) C#
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.83%) XSL
9 5 (20.83%) XHTML
9 5 (20.83%) CRM
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.83%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.83%) SOAP
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Subversion
9 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (20.83%) PhoneGap
9 5 (20.83%) AngularJS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Zend Studio
4 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
1 15 (62.50%) XML
2 12 (50.00%) jQuery
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.83%) XSL
6 5 (20.83%) XHTML
6 5 (20.83%) SOAP
6 5 (20.83%) PhoneGap
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) PrimeFaces
6 5 (20.83%) Ionic Framework
7 4 (16.67%) CSS3
7 4 (16.67%) WCF
8 3 (12.50%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) W3C
2 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.33%) Zend
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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