The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 20 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.70% 2.29% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.28% 7.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £245 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +56.36%

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.86% 29.01% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 14
Median daily rate £400 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.83 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +41.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Portsmouth region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (54.55%) Ajax
5 6 (54.55%) Wireframes
6 5 (45.45%) Kendo UI
6 5 (45.45%) Telerik
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
8 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) Degree
8 3 (27.27%) XML
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
9 2 (18.18%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) Ajax
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Kendo UI
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) ATL
7 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) LAMP
7 1 (9.09%) Qt
7 1 (9.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 6 (54.55%) Wireframes
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
7 1 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) SOLID
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Telerik