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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 41 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 22 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.69% 6.61% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.96% 18.39% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 6
Average daily rate £631 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.90% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £334 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £422 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
184 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.23% 35.95% 33.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 38 35
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.81 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tonbridge - 9 £606 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -11 4 - - 2
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (87.50%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) TDD
3 21 (65.63%) vSphere
3 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (65.63%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (65.63%) OpenStack
4 19 (59.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
5 18 (56.25%) Redis
5 18 (56.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (56.25%) RabbitMQ
5 18 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (53.13%) DevOps
6 17 (53.13%) PaaS
6 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
6 17 (53.13%) Ruby
7 16 (50.00%) Heroku
7 16 (50.00%) Go
8 15 (46.88%) Finance
9 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.88%) REST
10 7 (21.88%) JSON
11 5 (15.63%) XML
11 5 (15.63%) Banking
11 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
12 4 (12.50%) Memory Management
12 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
12 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (65.63%) OpenStack
2 19 (59.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (65.63%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (53.13%) PaaS
3 16 (50.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 18 (56.25%) Redis
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
5 8 (25.00%) Java Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Ruby Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Maximo Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (21.88%) JSON
2 7 (21.88%) REST
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) OpenGL
5 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.38%) Dojo
5 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.38%) Spring
5 3 (9.38%) Spring Integration
6 2 (6.25%) .NET
6 2 (6.25%) Android SDK
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.25%) Cocoa
6 2 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE
6 2 (6.25%) Java EE
6 2 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) TDD
2 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
3 18 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (53.13%) DevOps
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 4 (12.50%) Memory Management
6 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 3 (9.38%) Android Development
7 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.38%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) UML
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
9 1 (3.13%) OO
9 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
2 17 (53.13%) Ruby
3 16 (50.00%) Go
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Cognos
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Telerik
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