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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 22 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.96% 2.80% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 11.48% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate
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- £500 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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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
55 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.96% 24.40% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 23
Average daily rate £350 £369 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £50.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.25% +30.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Design Leader
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft