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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank - 13 17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 3.77% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 16.67% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -24.20%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.17% 22.64% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 13
Average daily rate £350 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) D3.js
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (25.00%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (25.00%) D3.js
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft