The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 15 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.88% 0.87% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.73% 7.14% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +5.29%
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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.88% 12.12% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 20
Average daily rate £350 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
5 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (17.65%) JSP
8 3 (17.65%) Perl
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) OO
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
9 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) IntelliJ
2 2 (11.76%) Log4j
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Perl Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) XML
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) REST
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) JSP
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
9 2 (11.76%) Spring
9 2 (11.76%) JAX-WS
9 2 (11.76%) Apache CXF
9 2 (11.76%) RESTful
9 2 (11.76%) Servlets
9 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Wiki
1 2 (11.76%) Blog
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) MVC
1 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (11.76%) ITSM
3 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) OpenIDM
1 2 (11.76%) OpenAM
2 1 (5.88%) collectd
2 1 (5.88%) Opsview
2 1 (5.88%) Graphite
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) OpenSSO
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) EMC
1 2 (11.76%) ForgeRock
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Akamai
2 1 (5.88%) F5
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe