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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 20 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.68% 3.28% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.75% 17.07% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £353 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £289 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £731 £450 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
157 82 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.98% 19.20% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 56 43
Average daily rate £340 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 +10 12 £400 +13.87% 5
Bath +4 5 £400 +39.13% 7
Templecombe - 5 - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) .NET
3 24 (38.71%) C#
4 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (33.87%) SOA
5 21 (33.87%) Management Information System
5 21 (33.87%) SQL
5 21 (33.87%) UML
5 21 (33.87%) CRM
6 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
6 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
7 18 (29.03%) VB
8 17 (27.42%) ISEB
8 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
8 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
8 17 (27.42%) Retail
9 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (22.58%) GIS
9 14 (22.58%) Manufacturing
9 14 (22.58%) Java
9 14 (22.58%) Change Control
10 13 (20.97%) SAP
10 13 (20.97%) ITIL
10 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
10 13 (20.97%) CMS
10 13 (20.97%) Workflow
10 13 (20.97%) ISO 9000
10 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (20.97%) Content Management
10 13 (20.97%) Information Security

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (20.97%) CMS
2 6 (9.68%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.23%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Rational Rhapsody
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (11.29%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (9.68%) ClearCase
2 6 (9.68%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (27.42%) Retail
2 14 (22.58%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Architect
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) DBA
4 7 (11.29%) Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.06%) AWS Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) ETL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) .NET
2 17 (27.42%) .NET Framework
3 10 (16.13%) Spring
3 10 (16.13%) JSP
4 8 (12.90%) GWT
4 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.06%) HTML
6 5 (8.06%) WCF
6 5 (8.06%) WinForms
7 4 (6.45%) Ajax
7 4 (6.45%) CSS
7 4 (6.45%) XML
8 3 (4.84%) XHTML
8 3 (4.84%) Apache Camel
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.23%) jQuery
10 1 (1.61%) J2EE
10 1 (1.61%) MFC
10 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Management Information System
2 14 (22.58%) GIS
3 11 (17.74%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) RMADS
6 1 (1.61%) CESG
6 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.87%) SOA
2 21 (33.87%) UML
2 21 (33.87%) CRM
3 14 (22.58%) Change Control
4 13 (20.97%) ITIL
4 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.97%) Workflow
4 13 (20.97%) Content Management
4 13 (20.97%) Information Security
5 7 (11.29%) ETL
5 7 (11.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (11.29%) Information Management
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.29%) Scrum
5 7 (11.29%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (9.68%) Software Deployment
6 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) C#
2 21 (33.87%) SQL
3 18 (29.03%) VB
4 14 (22.58%) Java
5 9 (14.52%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.68%) VB6
7 6 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 17 (27.42%) ISEB
2 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) ISO 9000
1 13 (20.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) SAP
3 8 (12.90%) Google
4 5 (8.06%) ATG
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) Luciad
7 1 (1.61%) Veeam
7 1 (1.61%) Zerto
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