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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 35 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1074 927 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.05% 4.22% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.00% 14.27% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 651 624
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 £30.42 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.83% -29.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
6316 6496 5976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.69% 29.59% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 4564 4345
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 58 51
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +81.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £147.50 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 March 2015.

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
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 3 March 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
City of London +7 212 £425 -4.49% 92
Docklands, London +13 9 £383 -15.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 8 £450 +63.63% 4
Canary Wharf +9 6 £688 +25.00%
Brentford -5 5 £340 -28.42% 2
Hammersmith 0 3 £475 +18.75%
Croydon -2 2 £400 +110.52% 2
Twickenham -9 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Wimbledon - 1 £500 -
Chiswick - 1 - - 2
Paddington - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Mayfair - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Bromley - - - - 2
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1022 (46.14%) Agile Software Development
2 989 (44.65%) Java
3 696 (31.42%) JavaScript
4 659 (29.75%) HTML
5 596 (26.91%) XML
6 571 (25.78%) TDD
7 569 (25.69%) SQL
8 568 (25.64%) CSS
9 479 (21.63%) .NET
10 433 (19.55%) Linux
11 414 (18.69%) REST
12 406 (18.33%) SOAP
12 406 (18.33%) Scrum
13 388 (17.52%) RESTful
14 372 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
15 366 (16.52%) Oracle
16 361 (16.30%) Spring
17 352 (15.89%) C#
18 337 (15.21%) OO
19 331 (14.94%) Finance
19 331 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
20 306 (13.81%) HTML5
20 306 (13.81%) Git (software)
21 301 (13.59%) SOA
22 293 (13.23%) MVC
23 281 (12.69%) JSON
24 272 (12.28%) BDD
25 271 (12.23%) Ruby
25 271 (12.23%) SQL Server
26 270 (12.19%) jQuery

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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
1 184 (8.31%) Apache
2 152 (6.86%) Tomcat
3 109 (4.92%) WebLogic
4 93 (4.20%) CMS
5 87 (3.93%) JBoss
6 86 (3.88%) Node.js
7 82 (3.70%) SharePoint
8 76 (3.43%) IIS
9 68 (3.07%) WebSphere
10 53 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
10 53 (2.39%) nginx
11 37 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
12 35 (1.58%) Mule
13 34 (1.53%) OpenStack
14 25 (1.13%) Adobe CQ
14 25 (1.13%) Confluence
14 25 (1.13%) Jetty
15 24 (1.08%) Apache Solr
16 20 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
16 20 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 32 (1.44%) MS Office
4 28 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.41%) MS Project
6 5 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.23%) Doxygen
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.090%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.090%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.045%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 48 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.36%) Magento
5 8 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.23%) Tridion
8 5 (0.23%) WebTrends
9 4 (0.18%) RMDS
9 4 (0.18%) ION MarketView
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.14%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 3 (0.14%) Remedy AR System
10 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 331 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (1.53%) SaaS
5 33 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 31 (1.40%) Heroku
7 25 (1.13%) GitHub
8 23 (1.04%) PaaS
9 21 (0.95%) Force.com
10 16 (0.72%) Engine Yard
11 15 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (0.59%) IaaS
13 11 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
13 11 (0.50%) ElastiCache
13 11 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.18%) Route 53
16 4 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
17 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 150 (6.77%) HTTP
2 84 (3.79%) Internet
3 72 (3.25%) TCP/IP
4 59 (2.66%) DNS
4 59 (2.66%) SSL
5 49 (2.21%) Firewall
6 34 (1.53%) VPN
7 26 (1.17%) LDAP
8 19 (0.86%) FTP
8 19 (0.86%) VLAN
9 18 (0.81%) DHCP
10 16 (0.72%) SAN
10 16 (0.72%) HTTPS
11 15 (0.68%) Intranet
12 13 (0.59%) SNMP
13 8 (0.36%) Network Security
13 8 (0.36%) AMQP
14 7 (0.32%) WAN
14 7 (0.32%) LAN
15 5 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 208 (9.39%) MySQL
3 163 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 159 (7.18%) NoSQL
5 133 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 96 (4.33%) Oracle Database
7 65 (2.93%) Big Data
8 62 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 61 (2.75%) RDBMS
10 60 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 54 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
11 54 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 53 (2.39%) Hadoop
12 53 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 50 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
14 45 (2.03%) DB2
15 37 (1.67%) CouchDB
16 35 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (1.35%) Redis
18 26 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 306 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 249 (11.24%) Maven
3 238 (10.74%) Subversion
4 202 (9.12%) Jenkins
5 169 (7.63%) JUnit
6 144 (6.50%) JIRA
7 140 (6.32%) Cucumber
8 133 (6.00%) Selenium
9 105 (4.74%) Visual Studio
10 87 (3.93%) Eclipse
11 84 (3.79%) Ant
12 72 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 62 (2.80%) Hudson
14 58 (2.62%) TeamCity
15 50 (2.26%) NUnit
16 44 (1.99%) Mockito
16 44 (1.99%) SoapUI
17 37 (1.67%) Grunt
18 35 (1.58%) RSpec
19 34 (1.53%) JMeter
General
1 331 (14.94%) Finance
2 156 (7.04%) Banking
3 73 (3.30%) Retail
4 60 (2.71%) Investment Banking
5 50 (2.26%) Games
6 48 (2.17%) Marketing
7 44 (1.99%) Front Office
8 37 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 29 (1.31%) Publishing
10 27 (1.22%) Back Office
11 22 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.95%) Legal
13 20 (0.90%) Billing
14 19 (0.86%) Advertising
15 8 (0.36%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.23%) Automotive
17 5 (0.23%) Law
18 4 (0.18%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1275 (57.56%) Developer
2 403 (18.19%) Java Developer
3 218 (9.84%) Senior Developer
4 201 (9.07%) Architect
5 120 (5.42%) .NET Developer
6 104 (4.70%) Analyst
7 96 (4.33%) Consultant
8 77 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 74 (3.34%) C# Developer
10 72 (3.25%) Android Developer
11 69 (3.12%) Web Developer
12 68 (3.07%) Tester
13 64 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
14 63 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
15 52 (2.35%) iOS Developer
15 52 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
16 48 (2.17%) Business Analyst
17 40 (1.81%) C# .NET Developer
17 40 (1.81%) Scala Developer
18 39 (1.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (29.75%) HTML
2 596 (26.91%) XML
3 568 (25.64%) CSS
4 479 (21.63%) .NET
5 414 (18.69%) REST
6 406 (18.33%) SOAP
7 388 (17.52%) RESTful
8 361 (16.30%) Spring
9 306 (13.81%) HTML5
10 281 (12.69%) JSON
11 270 (12.19%) jQuery
12 249 (11.24%) J2EE
13 214 (9.66%) Hibernate
14 201 (9.07%) ASP.NET
15 163 (7.36%) Ajax
16 152 (6.86%) JMS
16 152 (6.86%) WCF
17 151 (6.82%) AngularJS
18 140 (6.32%) CSS3
19 128 (5.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 192 (8.67%) Open Source
2 165 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 127 (5.73%) User Experience
4 123 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
5 98 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 85 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (1.94%) Social Media
7 43 (1.94%) iPad
8 42 (1.90%) Data Structures
9 39 (1.76%) Data Integration
10 37 (1.67%) Management Information System
11 32 (1.44%) Digital Media
12 31 (1.40%) Derivative
13 30 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
14 27 (1.22%) N-Tier
14 27 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
15 25 (1.13%) W3C
15 25 (1.13%) Online Games
16 24 (1.08%) Mathematics
17 22 (0.99%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 433 (19.55%) Linux
2 224 (10.11%) UNIX
3 193 (8.71%) Windows
4 157 (7.09%) Android
5 136 (6.14%) Apple iOS
6 72 (3.25%) CentOS
7 50 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (1.63%) Ubuntu
9 26 (1.17%) Mac OS X
10 24 (1.08%) Solaris
11 23 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (0.95%) Debian
13 17 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (0.68%) AIX
15 12 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (0.50%) Windows XP
17 9 (0.41%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.27%) Windows Phone
19 4 (0.18%) VMS
20 3 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1022 (46.14%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (25.78%) TDD
3 406 (18.33%) Scrum
4 372 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
5 337 (15.21%) OO
6 301 (13.59%) SOA
7 293 (13.23%) MVC
8 272 (12.28%) BDD
9 218 (9.84%) DevOps
10 191 (8.62%) E-Commerce
11 147 (6.64%) Unit Testing
12 128 (5.78%) Software Engineering
13 127 (5.73%) CRM
14 117 (5.28%) ITIL
15 110 (4.97%) OOP
16 106 (4.79%) Configuration Management
17 104 (4.70%) Android Development
18 99 (4.47%) Kanban
19 97 (4.38%) Web Development
20 96 (4.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 989 (44.65%) Java
2 696 (31.42%) JavaScript
3 569 (25.69%) SQL
4 352 (15.89%) C#
5 271 (12.23%) Ruby
6 212 (9.57%) Python
7 160 (7.22%) PHP
8 102 (4.60%) Bash Shell
9 95 (4.29%) PL/SQL
10 94 (4.24%) Perl
11 91 (4.11%) Scala
12 55 (2.48%) Shell Script
13 50 (2.26%) T-SQL
14 49 (2.21%) Objective-C
15 47 (2.12%) Groovy
16 38 (1.72%) C++
17 37 (1.67%) Apex Code
18 29 (1.31%) C
18 29 (1.31%) Korn
19 28 (1.26%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 252 (11.38%) Degree
2 92 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 47 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.58%) VCP4
5 31 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (0.86%) DV Cleared
8 16 (0.72%) ISEB
9 13 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 12 (0.54%) Sun Certification
11 10 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.36%) OCPJP
13 7 (0.32%) MCITP
13 7 (0.32%) CCNA
13 7 (0.32%) CISSP
13 7 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.27%) Siebel Certification
14 6 (0.27%) CISM
14 6 (0.27%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (9.48%) QA
2 13 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.36%) SLA
4 7 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.32%) HL7
5 6 (0.27%) DICOM
6 2 (0.090%) WCAG
6 2 (0.090%) WAI
6 2 (0.090%) COBIT
7 1 (0.045%) GxP
7 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 14443
7 1 (0.045%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.045%) PAS 55
System Software
1 45 (2.03%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.49%) Varnish
3 31 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 14 (0.63%) Docker
5 10 (0.45%) vSphere
6 9 (0.41%) vCloud
7 8 (0.36%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.14%) Firmware
11 2 (0.090%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.090%) Postfix
11 2 (0.090%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.090%) GridGain
11 2 (0.090%) Xen
11 2 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.090%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.045%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 199 (8.98%) Puppet
2 133 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (3.57%) Nagios
4 56 (2.53%) Ansible
5 42 (1.90%) Salt
6 28 (1.26%) Cacti
7 25 (1.13%) Vagrant
8 23 (1.04%) ZABBIX
9 18 (0.81%) collectd
10 15 (0.68%) Cobbler
10 15 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (0.68%) Kibana
11 14 (0.63%) HP UCMDB
12 11 (0.50%) Capistrano
13 8 (0.36%) SCOM
14 7 (0.32%) Opsview
15 6 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.27%) logstash
16 5 (0.23%) StatsD
16 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 366 (16.52%) Oracle
2 211 (9.53%) Microsoft
3 108 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 92 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
5 74 (3.34%) VMware
6 73 (3.30%) IBM
7 70 (3.16%) Google
8 50 (2.26%) SAP
9 46 (2.08%) ServiceNow
10 42 (1.90%) Rackspace
11 38 (1.72%) Adobe
12 36 (1.63%) HP
13 34 (1.53%) TIBCO
14 30 (1.35%) Endeca
15 29 (1.31%) ATG
16 28 (1.26%) Cisco
17 27 (1.22%) Siebel
18 26 (1.17%) Sitecore
19 25 (1.13%) Informatica
20 24 (1.08%) Perforce
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bite Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
Intelletect
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
EMBS- People Transfer
Rate: £Neg 1-3 yrs
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £380 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £475 - 500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago