The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 36 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1099 1079 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.77% 4.45% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.95% 14.85% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 805 725
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £312 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 5
Average hourly rate £36.25 £29.20 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -32.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £26.55 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £48.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -
Web Services
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6889 7267 6634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.88% 29.96% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5264 5258 4835
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £551 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in London

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
City of London +3 232 £450 +12.50% 102
Docklands, London +13 7 £425 -22.72%
Brentford -3 4 £543 +14.21% 2
Canary Wharf +7 3 £600 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £400 - 2
Uxbridge +6 2 £375 -25.00%
Hammersmith +4 2 £350 -33.33%
Hounslow -2 2 £500 +11.11% 1
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Chessington - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Bexley - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1036 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 988 (44.13%) Java
3 747 (33.36%) HTML
4 727 (32.47%) JavaScript
5 643 (28.72%) XML
6 620 (27.69%) TDD
7 583 (26.04%) SQL
8 560 (25.01%) CSS
9 465 (20.77%) .NET
10 450 (20.10%) Scrum
10 450 (20.10%) RESTful
11 447 (19.96%) Linux
12 391 (17.46%) SOAP
13 387 (17.28%) Oracle
14 381 (17.02%) C#
15 371 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
16 367 (16.39%) REST
17 362 (16.17%) MVC
18 355 (15.86%) OO
19 349 (15.59%) Spring
20 341 (15.23%) Amazon AWS
21 340 (15.19%) Finance
22 339 (15.14%) HTML5
23 323 (14.43%) JSON
24 311 (13.89%) Git (software)
25 301 (13.44%) BDD
26 277 (12.37%) SQL Server
27 272 (12.15%) SOA
28 270 (12.06%) jQuery
29 263 (11.75%) UNIX

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 209 (9.33%) Apache
2 159 (7.10%) Tomcat
3 101 (4.51%) IIS
4 97 (4.33%) WebLogic
4 97 (4.33%) JBoss
5 89 (3.97%) CMS
6 79 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 70 (3.13%) WebSphere
8 68 (3.04%) Node.js
9 55 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
10 47 (2.10%) nginx
11 41 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
12 30 (1.34%) Jetty
13 29 (1.30%) Apache Solr
14 28 (1.25%) Confluence
15 26 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
16 25 (1.12%) Adobe CQ
17 24 (1.07%) OpenStack
18 23 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
19 19 (0.85%) Mule
Applications
1 91 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.12%) MS Office
3 23 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.45%) MS Project
7 8 (0.36%) Doxygen
8 5 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.089%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.089%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.045%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.045%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 46 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.45%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.31%) RMDS
6 7 (0.31%) ION MarketView
6 7 (0.31%) Magento
7 6 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.22%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.18%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.13%) Academy Housing
10 3 (0.13%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
10 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.13%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.13%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.089%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (0.089%) osCommerce
11 2 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 341 (15.23%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 34 (1.52%) Force.com
6 23 (1.03%) Heroku
7 18 (0.80%) PaaS
8 17 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.67%) SaaS
10 13 (0.58%) GitHub
11 12 (0.54%) Engine Yard
12 11 (0.49%) IaaS
13 8 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (0.22%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.22%) Route 53
16 2 (0.089%) IBM SmartCloud
16 2 (0.089%) Google Apps
17 1 (0.045%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 143 (6.39%) HTTP
2 69 (3.08%) Internet
3 64 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 57 (2.55%) SSL
5 48 (2.14%) DNS
6 42 (1.88%) Firewall
7 25 (1.12%) VPN
8 22 (0.98%) LDAP
9 19 (0.85%) HTTPS
10 17 (0.76%) FTP
11 16 (0.71%) SNMP
12 14 (0.63%) VLAN
12 14 (0.63%) Intranet
12 14 (0.63%) SAN
13 13 (0.58%) DHCP
14 8 (0.36%) RTSP
15 7 (0.31%) AMQP
16 6 (0.27%) SSH
17 5 (0.22%) SPDY
18 4 (0.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 259 (11.57%) MySQL
3 173 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 158 (7.06%) MongoDB
5 132 (5.90%) Relational Database
6 98 (4.38%) Oracle Database
7 65 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 64 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 63 (2.81%) Big Data
10 61 (2.72%) Hadoop
11 53 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 53 (2.37%) RDBMS
12 52 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
13 48 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
14 45 (2.01%) CouchDB
15 44 (1.97%) DB2
16 30 (1.34%) Redis
17 24 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 311 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 242 (10.81%) Subversion
3 224 (10.00%) Maven
4 207 (9.25%) Jenkins
5 174 (7.77%) JUnit
6 154 (6.88%) JIRA
7 147 (6.57%) Selenium
7 147 (6.57%) Cucumber
8 116 (5.18%) Visual Studio
9 88 (3.93%) Eclipse
10 81 (3.62%) Hudson
11 77 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
12 76 (3.39%) Ant
13 72 (3.22%) NUnit
14 62 (2.77%) TeamCity
15 47 (2.10%) Mockito
16 40 (1.79%) Xcode
16 40 (1.79%) WATIR
17 38 (1.70%) QuickTest Pro
18 37 (1.65%) WebDriver
General
1 340 (15.19%) Finance
2 165 (7.37%) Banking
3 93 (4.15%) Retail
4 70 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 61 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 58 (2.59%) Games
7 52 (2.32%) Front Office
8 44 (1.97%) Marketing
9 32 (1.43%) Publishing
10 28 (1.25%) Advertising
11 24 (1.07%) Billing
12 21 (0.94%) Legal
13 17 (0.76%) Back Office
14 16 (0.71%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.45%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.22%) Local Government
18 4 (0.18%) Automotive
18 4 (0.18%) Law
19 3 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1326 (59.22%) Developer
2 367 (16.39%) Java Developer
3 209 (9.33%) Senior Developer
4 168 (7.50%) Architect
5 124 (5.54%) .NET Developer
6 111 (4.96%) Analyst
7 87 (3.89%) Consultant
8 86 (3.84%) PHP Developer
9 80 (3.57%) Web Developer
10 73 (3.26%) Android Developer
10 73 (3.26%) Tester
10 73 (3.26%) C# Developer
11 71 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
12 67 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
13 58 (2.59%) Front-End Developer
14 57 (2.55%) iOS Developer
15 53 (2.37%) Business Analyst
16 49 (2.19%) Salesforce.com Developer
17 48 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
18 47 (2.10%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 747 (33.36%) HTML
2 643 (28.72%) XML
3 560 (25.01%) CSS
4 465 (20.77%) .NET
5 450 (20.10%) RESTful
6 391 (17.46%) SOAP
7 367 (16.39%) REST
8 349 (15.59%) Spring
9 339 (15.14%) HTML5
10 323 (14.43%) JSON
11 270 (12.06%) jQuery
12 244 (10.90%) J2EE
13 201 (8.98%) ASP.NET
14 195 (8.71%) Hibernate
15 190 (8.49%) Ajax
16 137 (6.12%) AngularJS
17 136 (6.07%) CSS3
18 133 (5.94%) WCF
19 122 (5.45%) JMS
19 122 (5.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 206 (9.20%) Open Source
2 155 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 116 (5.18%) User Experience
4 102 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 71 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (2.46%) Social Media
8 48 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 47 (2.10%) iPad
10 39 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
11 33 (1.47%) Management Information System
12 28 (1.25%) Algorithms
13 26 (1.16%) Derivative
14 24 (1.07%) Digital Media
15 23 (1.03%) Online Games
16 22 (0.98%) W3C
16 22 (0.98%) Clustering
17 21 (0.94%) N-Tier
18 20 (0.89%) iPhone
18 20 (0.89%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 447 (19.96%) Linux
2 263 (11.75%) UNIX
3 208 (9.29%) Windows
4 142 (6.34%) Android
5 116 (5.18%) Apple iOS
6 80 (3.57%) CentOS
7 51 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 27 (1.21%) Debian
10 25 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.85%) AIX
13 15 (0.67%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.58%) Solaris
15 11 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.40%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.22%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.22%) Windows 7
18 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1036 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (27.69%) TDD
3 450 (20.10%) Scrum
4 371 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
5 362 (16.17%) MVC
6 355 (15.86%) OO
7 301 (13.44%) BDD
8 272 (12.15%) SOA
9 203 (9.07%) DevOps
9 203 (9.07%) E-Commerce
10 163 (7.28%) Unit Testing
11 150 (6.70%) CRM
12 135 (6.03%) Software Engineering
13 118 (5.27%) OOP
14 111 (4.96%) Kanban
15 110 (4.91%) Web Development
15 110 (4.91%) Configuration Management
16 104 (4.64%) Waterfall
17 102 (4.56%) Android Development
18 101 (4.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 988 (44.13%) Java
2 727 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 583 (26.04%) SQL
4 381 (17.02%) C#
5 253 (11.30%) Ruby
6 225 (10.05%) PHP
7 185 (8.26%) Python
8 108 (4.82%) Scala
9 98 (4.38%) Bash Shell
10 92 (4.11%) Perl
11 79 (3.53%) PL/SQL
12 72 (3.22%) Shell Script
13 61 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 57 (2.55%) Groovy
15 56 (2.50%) T-SQL
16 49 (2.19%) Apex Code
17 46 (2.05%) C++
18 39 (1.74%) PHP5
19 37 (1.65%) PowerShell
20 32 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 219 (9.78%) Degree
2 70 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 35 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (0.76%) CCNA
5 17 (0.76%) ISEB
6 15 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (0.63%) Sun Certification
8 12 (0.54%) JNCIA
8 12 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.54%) CISSP
8 12 (0.54%) CISM
8 12 (0.54%) CCSA
9 8 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.36%) OCPJP
9 8 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.31%) MCITP
11 6 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.27%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (10.05%) QA
2 11 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.40%) SLA
4 4 (0.18%) HL7
4 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.089%) WCAG
6 2 (0.089%) WAI
6 2 (0.089%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 14443
7 1 (0.045%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.045%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.045%) PAS 55
System Software
1 45 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.52%) Varnish
4 16 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.49%) vCloud
6 9 (0.40%) Docker
7 8 (0.36%) vSphere
8 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.18%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.13%) HDFS
11 2 (0.089%) GridGain
11 2 (0.089%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.089%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.089%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.045%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.045%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.045%) Xen
12 1 (0.045%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 208 (9.29%) Puppet
2 164 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (3.26%) Nagios
4 47 (2.10%) Ansible
5 37 (1.65%) Cacti
6 34 (1.52%) Salt
7 23 (1.03%) ZABBIX
8 22 (0.98%) Vagrant
9 21 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (0.54%) collectd
11 11 (0.49%) SCOM
11 11 (0.49%) Cobbler
12 8 (0.36%) HP UCMDB
12 8 (0.36%) CA SiteMinder
12 8 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.31%) OpenSSO
13 7 (0.31%) Opsview
14 6 (0.27%) Kibana
14 6 (0.27%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 387 (17.28%) Oracle
2 235 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 111 (4.96%) Red Hat
4 100 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
5 78 (3.48%) VMware
6 72 (3.22%) IBM
7 57 (2.55%) Google
8 47 (2.10%) Rackspace
9 44 (1.97%) HP
9 44 (1.97%) ATG
10 40 (1.79%) TIBCO
10 40 (1.79%) Zend
11 39 (1.74%) Endeca
12 37 (1.65%) SAP
12 37 (1.65%) Perforce
13 36 (1.61%) Siebel
14 33 (1.47%) ServiceNow
15 32 (1.43%) Adobe
16 25 (1.12%) Sitecore
17 21 (0.94%) Sybase
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