The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 29 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 43 28 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.60% 3.17% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.94% 14.21% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 10 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £252 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
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Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
227 197 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.28% 22.29% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 94 113
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 27 (35.53%) C#
2 24 (31.58%) Finance
3 22 (28.95%) RESTful
4 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.00%) Java
6 18 (23.68%) UNIX
7 17 (22.37%) .NET
7 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
8 16 (21.05%) Ab Initio
8 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
9 15 (19.74%) SQL
10 14 (18.42%) Big Data
10 14 (18.42%) Jenkins
11 13 (17.11%) Low Latency
11 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
11 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
12 12 (15.79%) HTML
12 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
13 11 (14.47%) XML
13 11 (14.47%) WCF
14 10 (13.16%) WPF
14 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
14 10 (13.16%) Scrum
14 10 (13.16%) MVC
15 9 (11.84%) Client/Server
15 9 (11.84%) CSS
15 9 (11.84%) T-SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.21%) CMS
3 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 3 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.63%) iPlanet
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) IIS
5 2 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.32%) Drupal
6 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.32%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.32%) Liferay
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) SaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.32%) Force.com
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
4 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) FTP
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.32%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) Big Data
3 5 (6.58%) DB2
4 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.58%) TeamCity
3 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 4 (5.26%) Hudson
4 4 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.63%) Maven
5 2 (2.63%) Selenium
5 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.32%) Appium
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (65.79%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) Ab Initio Developer
3 14 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Programmer
5 8 (10.53%) C# Programmer
6 6 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Tester
9 3 (3.95%) Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Junior
10 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) RESTful
2 17 (22.37%) .NET
3 12 (15.79%) HTML
4 11 (14.47%) XML
4 11 (14.47%) WCF
5 10 (13.16%) WPF
5 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (11.84%) CSS
7 7 (9.21%) SOAP
7 7 (9.21%) jQuery
7 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.89%) HTML5
8 6 (7.89%) REST
8 6 (7.89%) CSS3
8 6 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (6.58%) J2EE
9 5 (6.58%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (5.26%) Spring
11 3 (3.95%) EJB
11 3 (3.95%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (3.95%) DataPower
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) CMDB
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Wiki
5 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) UNIX
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
5 2 (2.63%) AIX
5 2 (2.63%) Solaris
5 2 (2.63%) zOS
5 2 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
2 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (17.11%) Low Latency
3 10 (13.16%) Scrum
3 10 (13.16%) MVC
4 8 (10.53%) RAD
4 8 (10.53%) System Testing
5 7 (9.21%) SDLC
5 7 (9.21%) SOA
6 6 (7.89%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) TDD
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps
8 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.95%) Business Development
9 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Migration
10 2 (2.63%) Test Automation
10 2 (2.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) C#
2 19 (25.00%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 15 (19.74%) SQL
5 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.84%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.89%) Python
8 5 (6.58%) Perl
9 4 (5.26%) Ruby
10 2 (2.63%) C++
11 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.32%) XPath
11 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) MCSD
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Ab Initio
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (10.53%) Telerik
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.26%) Talend
6 3 (3.95%) IBM
6 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.63%) HP
7 2 (2.63%) BMC
7 2 (2.63%) CA
8 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.32%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
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