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 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 19 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.87% 3.36% 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 16.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £375 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +44.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Web Services
Hampshire

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
28 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.17% 21.01% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 5
Median daily rate £313 £310 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 2 May 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (25.00%) XML Parsing
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) JavaFX
5 2 (25.00%) SysML
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) JPA
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DVB
1 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MariaDB
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Java RMI
2 2 (25.00%) JavaFX
2 2 (25.00%) JPA
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) JSF
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Servlets
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Swing
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSL
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Debian
3 2 (25.00%) Fedora
3 2 (25.00%) SUSE
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) SysML
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) XML Parsing
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Tcl
4 1 (12.50%) Delphi
4 1 (12.50%) Pascal
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle