The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 22 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.04% 9.57% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 25.64% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £290 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £350 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Web Services
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 78 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 36.25% 37.32% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 58 54
Average daily rate £320 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £31.71 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.46% -20.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -5 7 £350 +3.70% 3
Bath -8 3 £288 -4.16% 6
Street - 3 £250 -
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - - 1
Yeovil - - - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 18 (36.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) .NET
4 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) HTML
5 11 (22.00%) C#
6 10 (20.00%) CSS
7 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
7 9 (18.00%) SOAP
7 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (18.00%) HTML5
7 9 (18.00%) CSS3
8 8 (16.00%) QA
8 8 (16.00%) PHP
8 8 (16.00%) MySQL
8 8 (16.00%) TDD
8 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) SAP
9 7 (14.00%) OOP
9 7 (14.00%) OOD
9 7 (14.00%) PHP5
9 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (14.00%) RESTful
10 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (12.00%) BDD
10 6 (12.00%) Microsoft

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) ATG Dynamo
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) LDAP
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) DHCP
2 2 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (4.00%) FTP
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (8.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) eggPlant
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Electronics
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Integration Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Junior
7 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.00%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Android Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.00%) CSS
4 9 (18.00%) SOAP
4 9 (18.00%) HTML5
4 9 (18.00%) CSS3
5 7 (14.00%) RESTful
6 6 (12.00%) JSP
7 5 (10.00%) Spring
7 5 (10.00%) J2EE
7 5 (10.00%) GWT
8 4 (8.00%) JMS
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.00%) SVG
9 3 (6.00%) jQuery
9 3 (6.00%) Batik
9 3 (6.00%) WCF
9 3 (6.00%) Akka
9 3 (6.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) CESG
2 3 (6.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (6.00%) DTV
2 3 (6.00%) RMADS
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
3 2 (4.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (10.00%) Android
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.00%) Debian
5 1 (2.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.00%) TDD
2 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.00%) OOP
3 7 (14.00%) OOD
4 6 (12.00%) BDD
4 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) SOA
5 5 (10.00%) ETL
5 5 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.00%) System Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.00%) RUP
6 4 (8.00%) UML
6 4 (8.00%) Information Management
7 3 (6.00%) Workflow
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) PHP
6 7 (14.00%) PHP5
6 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (12.00%) C++
8 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.00%) Scala
10 1 (2.00%) Python
10 1 (2.00%) Perl
10 1 (2.00%) C
10 1 (2.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) JSP 440
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) SAP
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Google
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Kerio
4 2 (4.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (4.00%) Infor
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) Mitel
4 2 (4.00%) NEC
5 1 (2.00%) ATG
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Sun
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