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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 24 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 26 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.70% 2.99% 5.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.32% 13.13% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 9 17
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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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
272 198 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.72% 22.73% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 100 135
Average daily rate £413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -30.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.43%) Finance
3 24 (26.09%) C#
4 22 (23.91%) UNIX
5 21 (22.83%) SQL
5 21 (22.83%) Ab Initio
5 21 (22.83%) Shell Script
5 21 (22.83%) RESTful
6 20 (21.74%) Java
7 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
7 18 (19.57%) Big Data
8 17 (18.48%) Low Latency
9 16 (17.39%) .NET
10 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
11 14 (15.22%) Project Management
11 14 (15.22%) MVC
11 14 (15.22%) QA
12 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
12 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
12 13 (14.13%) SharePoint
12 13 (14.13%) Client/Server
13 12 (13.04%) HTML
13 12 (13.04%) Scrum
13 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
13 12 (13.04%) WCF
14 11 (11.96%) WebSphere
14 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
14 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (10.87%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (14.13%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.35%) Apache
3 4 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.09%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) Lync
5 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.09%) JBoss
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) iPlanet
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Force.com
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.09%) PaaS
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) FTP
1 5 (5.43%) HTTP
1 5 (5.43%) SSH
2 4 (4.35%) LDAP
2 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 4 (4.35%) SSL
2 4 (4.35%) DHCP
3 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) LAN
5 1 (1.09%) WAN
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
1 18 (19.57%) Big Data
2 5 (5.43%) DB2
3 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (4.35%) Subversion
5 4 (4.35%) Hudson
6 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.17%) Maven
6 2 (2.17%) Selenium
6 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) jMock
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
7 1 (1.09%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.09%) Mockito
7 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.09%) Appium
7 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (59.78%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Ab Initio Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Architect
4 13 (14.13%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Applications Architect
6 8 (8.70%) Programmer
6 8 (8.70%) C# Programmer
7 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Applications Architect
9 5 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Administrator
10 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Analyst
11 3 (3.26%) Tester
11 3 (3.26%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
11 3 (3.26%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) RESTful
2 16 (17.39%) .NET
3 12 (13.04%) WCF
3 12 (13.04%) HTML
4 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (10.87%) AngularJS
5 10 (10.87%) REST
5 10 (10.87%) CSS
6 9 (9.78%) WPF
7 8 (8.70%) CSS3
7 8 (8.70%) jQuery
7 8 (8.70%) XML
7 8 (8.70%) HTML5
8 7 (7.61%) SOAP
9 6 (6.52%) JMS
9 6 (6.52%) J2EE
9 6 (6.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (5.43%) Middleware
11 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.70%) DataPower
2 8 (8.70%) Mobile Computing
3 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) CMDB
7 1 (1.09%) Wiki
7 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.09%) Statistics
7 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.09%) DTV
7 1 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) UNIX
2 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 7 (7.61%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.17%) Android
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) zOS
6 1 (1.09%) AIX
6 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.48%) Low Latency
3 14 (15.22%) Project Management
3 14 (15.22%) MVC
4 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
4 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.04%) Scrum
6 10 (10.87%) Business Development
7 9 (9.78%) TDD
8 8 (8.70%) System Testing
8 8 (8.70%) RAD
9 6 (6.52%) SOA
9 6 (6.52%) Migration
9 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
9 6 (6.52%) SDLC
10 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.43%) DevOps
10 5 (5.43%) OO
10 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) C#
2 21 (22.83%) SQL
2 21 (22.83%) Shell Script
3 20 (21.74%) Java
4 11 (11.96%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.61%) Python
7 6 (6.52%) Perl
8 4 (4.35%) Ruby
9 2 (2.17%) PHP
9 2 (2.17%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) XPath
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Puppet
2 4 (4.35%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.09%) collectd
4 1 (1.09%) logstash
4 1 (1.09%) Salt
4 1 (1.09%) Graphite
4 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.09%) Cacti
4 1 (1.09%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Ab Initio
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.70%) Telerik
3 8 (8.70%) IBM
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle
5 6 (6.52%) CA
6 5 (5.43%) VMware
7 4 (4.35%) Talend
7 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.26%) Citrix
9 2 (2.17%) BMC
9 2 (2.17%) HP
9 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.09%) SAP
10 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.09%) Sony
10 1 (1.09%) Xamarin
10 1 (1.09%) Altiris
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago