The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Slough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.20% 1.80% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 5.43% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £325 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 92 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.90% 33.09% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 26
Average daily rate £363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £251 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 28 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Berkshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Force.com
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Siebel
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com