The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 14 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 8.89% - 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
Web Services
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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 Paddington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 35.56% 16.67% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) DataPower
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) JBehave
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Cadence
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JBehave
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) DataPower
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Decision Table
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Cadence
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy