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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.20% 8.52% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.00% 19.42% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 20
Median daily rate £353 £375 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +26.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £337 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £462 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £364
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
50 139 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.83% 43.85% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 80 99
Median daily rate £350 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 27 3
Median hourly rate - £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +2 6 £359 - 2
Street +5 1 £300 -33.33%
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) JSON
3 7 (50.00%) Semantic Web
3 7 (50.00%) RESTful
3 7 (50.00%) Open Source
3 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (50.00%) OAuth2
3 7 (50.00%) JSON-LD
4 6 (42.86%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) SAML
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source Development
5 5 (35.71%) ForgeRock
5 5 (35.71%) OpenAM
5 5 (35.71%) High Availability
6 4 (28.57%) Shibboleth
6 4 (28.57%) OpenSSO
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Neo4j
6 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 4 (28.57%) Sun

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) Neo4j
3 3 (21.43%) Big Data
3 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
2 1 (7.14%) Gradle
2 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) JSON
1 7 (50.00%) JSON-LD
1 7 (50.00%) OAuth2
1 7 (50.00%) RESTful
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) SAML
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) React
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) LINQ
5 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source Development
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (28.57%) Microservices
5 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 3 (21.43%) API Development
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (7.14%) MODAF
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Shibboleth
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) OpenAM
2 4 (28.57%) OpenSSO
2 4 (28.57%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.14%) Mesos
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) ForgeRock
2 4 (28.57%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.14%) VMware