The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Portsmouth region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank - 20 21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 2.56% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.82% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £415 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.17% 37.61% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 13
Average daily rate £500 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Web Services
Hampshire

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 July 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) D3.js
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (16.67%) Moodle

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (16.67%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) D3.js
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
3 1 (16.67%) JDBC
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft