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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 26 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.03% 5.38% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 18.18% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Average daily rate £446 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £334 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £434 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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
37 55 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.00% 29.57% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 16
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Clustering
6 1 (10.00%) JDO
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Route 53
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (10.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) HttpUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Design Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JDO
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) JTA
4 1 (10.00%) Servlets
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle