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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 20 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.04% 1.72% 2.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.31% 6.45% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate
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£305 £363 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.86% -14.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £453 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.56% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 62 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 27.52% 26.61% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 23
Average daily rate £328 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £29.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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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
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 24 July 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 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (56.25%) CRM
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
6 5 (31.25%) Siebel
6 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
6 5 (31.25%) QA
6 5 (31.25%) Lotus
6 5 (31.25%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) Metastorm
6 5 (31.25%) Release Management
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
7 4 (25.00%) Apex Code
7 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Force.com
7 4 (25.00%) Visualforce
7 4 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (25.00%) Validation
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (25.00%) Ant
8 3 (18.75%) DTV
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Mockito
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 4 (25.00%) Visualforce
5 2 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) Struts
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Workflow
3 5 (31.25%) Release Management
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) OOD
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (31.25%) Siebel
2 5 (31.25%) Lotus
2 5 (31.25%) Metastorm
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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