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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 22 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.38% 1.84% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 9.68% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £273 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.78% -54.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £271 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £275 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
42 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.00% 19.02% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 17
Median daily rate £369 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £48.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 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 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) C#

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) JasperReports
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AccuRev
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) DbUnit
1 1 (12.50%) EasyMock
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
1 1 (12.50%) HttpUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) EclipseLink
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas