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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.46% 3.19% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.84% 16.33% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £319 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £314 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £324 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+14.49% -19.17%
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
61 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.00% 19.52% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 19
Average daily rate £375 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (7.69%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Design Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) JSP
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) DHTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
1 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase