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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 15 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.84% 6.44% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.03% 15.15% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 5
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£460 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £46.50 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.88 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -0.36%
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
129 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.95% 42.49% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 62 47
Average daily rate £325 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Average hourly rate £46.50 £30.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.21% -23.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 16 £638 +15.90% 1
Yeovil - - - -
Bath - - - - 5
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - - 1
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 24 (42.11%) .NET
3 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (33.33%) C#
5 16 (28.07%) CRM
5 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
6 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
7 14 (24.56%) ISEB
7 14 (24.56%) Java
7 14 (24.56%) UML
8 13 (22.81%) SAP
9 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 11 (19.30%) Data Integration
10 11 (19.30%) Workflow
10 11 (19.30%) Retail
11 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
11 10 (17.54%) VB
11 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
11 10 (17.54%) C++
11 10 (17.54%) SOA
12 9 (15.79%) ISO 9000
12 9 (15.79%) HTML
12 9 (15.79%) ITIL
12 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
12 9 (15.79%) GIS
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (15.79%) QA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (14.04%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.51%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.51%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) LDAP
1 3 (5.26%) DHCP
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) SAN
2 2 (3.51%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
4 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Rational Rhapsody
1 8 (14.04%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (10.53%) ClearQuest
2 6 (10.53%) ClearCase
3 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
6 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 11 (19.30%) Retail
2 10 (17.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Military
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) DBA
5 7 (12.28%) Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) SQL DBA
7 5 (8.77%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.51%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Programmer
11 1 (1.75%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Business Analyst
11 1 (1.75%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 9 (15.79%) HTML
4 8 (14.04%) GWT
4 8 (14.04%) Spring
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) HTML5
5 7 (12.28%) CSS3
6 6 (10.53%) JSP
7 5 (8.77%) SOAP
7 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.77%) RESTful
8 4 (7.02%) WCF
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.26%) WinForms
9 3 (5.26%) jQuery
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.51%) Apache Camel
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.51%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Management Information System
2 11 (19.30%) Data Integration
3 9 (15.79%) GIS
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.75%) DTV
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.51%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) Solaris
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Debian
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) CRM
3 14 (24.56%) UML
4 11 (19.30%) Workflow
5 10 (17.54%) SOA
6 9 (15.79%) ITIL
6 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.79%) Change Control
7 8 (14.04%) Requirements Engineering
7 8 (14.04%) Content Management
7 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.04%) Information Security
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Information Management
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 5 (8.77%) OOD
10 5 (8.77%) OOP
10 5 (8.77%) Project Management
11 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) C#
3 14 (24.56%) Java
4 10 (17.54%) VB
4 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.54%) C++
5 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.53%) PHP
7 5 (8.77%) PHP5
7 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.75%) Perl
10 1 (1.75%) C
10 1 (1.75%) Python
10 1 (1.75%) VB6
10 1 (1.75%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
2 14 (24.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) ISO 9000
1 9 (15.79%) QA
2 8 (14.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) SAP
3 8 (14.04%) Google
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle
5 3 (5.26%) ATG
6 2 (3.51%) Kerio
6 2 (3.51%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.51%) Infor
6 2 (3.51%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.51%) Mitel
6 2 (3.51%) NEC
6 2 (3.51%) HP
6 2 (3.51%) Apple
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.75%) Sun
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