The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 15 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.98% 4.49% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.83% 17.50% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Average daily rate £420 £288 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -36.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 28.69% 25.64% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 24
Average daily rate £280 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £175.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+414.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) BMC
1 12 (44.44%) Remedy
1 12 (44.44%) ITSM
1 12 (44.44%) CMDB
1 12 (44.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 12 (44.44%) Remedy AR System
2 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
3 8 (29.63%) SOAP
4 7 (25.93%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) SOLID
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Force.com
7 3 (11.11%) Visualforce
7 3 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (11.11%) Apex Code
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Internet
7 3 (11.11%) B2B
7 3 (11.11%) B2C
7 3 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (7.41%) Ant
8 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 2 (7.41%) OO

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Remedy AR System
1 12 (44.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (7.41%) SAP BRIM
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Convergent Charging
2 2 (7.41%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Force.com
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
1 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Developer
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Workday Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Telecoms Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) SOAP
2 6 (22.22%) REST
3 3 (11.11%) Visualforce
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) Laravel
4 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) CMDB
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
1 12 (44.44%) ITSM
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) MVC
3 3 (11.11%) B2B
3 3 (11.11%) B2C
3 3 (11.11%) SDLC
3 3 (11.11%) SOLID
3 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Convergent Charging
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) RAD
5 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Apex Code
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) BMC
1 12 (44.44%) Remedy
2 7 (25.93%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.41%) hybris
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Zend