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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South West / Somerset
Rank 25 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.22% 8.87% 11.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.96% 26.00% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 19
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £364 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £729
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

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
94 100 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.00% 34.13% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 64 70
Median daily rate £350 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

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
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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 - 6 £500 - 5
Taunton -8 2 £235 -46.28%
Bruton - 1 - -
Yeovil - 1 £425 - 2
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 12 (60.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) Selenium
6 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (25.00%) Ruby
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) C#
6 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (25.00%) Spring
6 5 (25.00%) Coaching
7 4 (20.00%) Maven
7 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (20.00%) ATG
7 4 (20.00%) Subversion
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) WATIR
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework

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 (10.00%) Moodle
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) WATIR
3 3 (15.00%) Ant
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Buildr
3 3 (15.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) jMock
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (15.00%) Sahi
3 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (10.00%) Gradle
4 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Strategy Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Web Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (15.00%) Ajax
5 3 (15.00%) EJB
5 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (15.00%) JSF
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) JSP
5 3 (15.00%) Struts
6 2 (10.00%) REST
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) RIA
1 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Coaching
3 5 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) XML Parsing
6 2 (10.00%) API Development
6 2 (10.00%) ATDD
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (5.00%) OpenSSO
2 1 (5.00%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) ATG
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) BEA
3 1 (5.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Luciad
3 1 (5.00%) Sun