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 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 24 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.26% 0.80% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.81% 4.55% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate
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£263 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.79% +6.32%
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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
73 44 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.93% 17.53% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 22
Average daily rate £325 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 16
Average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +9.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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 14 (51.85%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SOAP
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) QA
5 6 (22.22%) CMDB
5 6 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) MUMPS
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) UNIX
5 6 (22.22%) BMC
5 6 (22.22%) Remedy
5 6 (22.22%) ITSM
5 6 (22.22%) InterSystems
6 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 5 (18.52%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 5 (18.52%) ERP
6 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
6 5 (18.52%) Turkish Language
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.70%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Grunt
2 1 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Xcode
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
1 5 (18.52%) Turkish Language
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Remedy Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) SOAP
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) Visualforce
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.70%) BAPI
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) MDX
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) CMDB
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) DTV
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) UNIX
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) OO
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) ITSM
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 5 (18.52%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) RAD
6 2 (7.41%) RUP
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) MUMPS
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.70%) SAPscript
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) BMC
1 6 (22.22%) Remedy
1 6 (22.22%) InterSystems
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) ExactTarget