The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Kingston Upon Thames 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.00% 2.44% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -19.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 30.00% 7.32% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Infor
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (25.00%) Civica
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Lucene
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Lucene
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Infor
1 1 (25.00%) Civica
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle