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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 35 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 38 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.17% 4.38% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.27% 20.00% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £311 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.46% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £215 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.92%
Web Services
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
220 215 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.12% 21.89% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 127 87
Average daily rate £375 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 34 (45.95%) C#
2 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.78%) .NET
4 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
5 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
5 20 (27.03%) RESTful
6 18 (24.32%) SQL
7 17 (22.97%) HTML
7 17 (22.97%) Java
8 15 (20.27%) Scrum
8 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
9 14 (18.92%) Finance
9 14 (18.92%) MVC
9 14 (18.92%) XML
10 13 (17.57%) Windows
10 13 (17.57%) CMS
10 13 (17.57%) WPF
10 13 (17.57%) jQuery
10 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
11 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
11 11 (14.86%) WCF
11 11 (14.86%) CSS
11 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
12 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 10 (13.51%) TDD
12 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
13 9 (12.16%) Linux

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (17.57%) CMS
2 7 (9.46%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 4 (5.41%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) iPlanet
4 4 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (4.05%) Drupal
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.35%) Lync
7 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.35%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.35%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Office 365
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) Force.com
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) FTP
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.35%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Big Data
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) DB2
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Maven
4 2 (2.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) JUnit
4 2 (2.70%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) Hudson
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.35%) JMeter
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) C# Developer
3 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Programmer
4 8 (10.81%) C# Programmer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Ab Initio Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
9 3 (4.05%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) .NET
2 20 (27.03%) RESTful
3 17 (22.97%) HTML
4 14 (18.92%) XML
5 13 (17.57%) WPF
5 13 (17.57%) jQuery
6 11 (14.86%) WCF
6 11 (14.86%) CSS
6 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 8 (10.81%) SOAP
8 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (10.81%) Entity Framework
8 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.76%) WF
10 5 (6.76%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (5.41%) J2EE
11 4 (5.41%) REST
11 4 (5.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.81%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) CMDB
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) UNIX
4 4 (5.41%) zOS
4 4 (5.41%) AIX
4 4 (5.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
2 15 (20.27%) Scrum
3 14 (18.92%) MVC
4 10 (13.51%) TDD
4 10 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.81%) System Testing
5 8 (10.81%) RAD
5 8 (10.81%) SOA
5 8 (10.81%) Project Management
5 8 (10.81%) SDLC
6 6 (8.11%) Workflow
7 5 (6.76%) OO
7 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.76%) User Stories
8 4 (5.41%) Low Latency
8 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.41%) Open Source
8 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) C#
2 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.32%) SQL
4 17 (22.97%) Java
5 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.70%) Perl
8 2 (2.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.70%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) XPath
9 1 (1.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) MCSD
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Telerik
3 6 (8.11%) Sitecore
4 4 (5.41%) Talend
4 4 (5.41%) Ab Initio
5 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) BMC
6 2 (2.70%) CA
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.35%) webMethods
7 1 (1.35%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) Google
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £45-£55k DOE + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £140.00 - £150.00 per day + Including
Posted: 26 days ago