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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.08% 5.66% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 40.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £260 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -36.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
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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
21 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.88% 14.15% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 22
Average daily rate £308 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Telematics
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin