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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 27 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 24 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.86% 6.48% 6.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.55% 15.91% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 3
Average daily rate
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£298 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £325 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -24.20%
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
145 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.43% 40.74% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 70 55
Average daily rate £330 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Bath +4 11 £288 -4.16% 5
Street - 6 £305 -
Taunton -14 2 £508 +56.15% 1
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Frome - - - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 15 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 13 (23.64%) Asset Management
4 13 (23.64%) Operations Management
4 13 (23.64%) CMDB
4 13 (23.64%) Java
4 13 (23.64%) SolarWinds
4 13 (23.64%) Portfolio Management
4 13 (23.64%) Capacity Management
5 12 (21.82%) SAP
6 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.00%) C#
6 11 (20.00%) HTML
6 11 (20.00%) .NET
6 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.18%) SOAP
8 9 (16.36%) SOA
8 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.36%) CSS
8 9 (16.36%) SQL
8 9 (16.36%) GIS
9 8 (14.55%) WebSphere
9 8 (14.55%) MySQL
9 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (14.55%) PHP
9 8 (14.55%) UML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (14.55%) WebSphere
1 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (14.55%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) DHCP
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
2 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) CouchDB
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.82%) Moq
2 1 (1.82%) MSTest
General
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Architect
3 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Architect
3 9 (16.36%) Business Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Integration Architect
5 7 (12.73%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Scala Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Junior
8 3 (5.45%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Programmer
9 2 (3.64%) Android Developer
9 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) HTML
1 11 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) SOAP
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
4 8 (14.55%) JMS
4 8 (14.55%) CSS3
4 8 (14.55%) HTML5
5 7 (12.73%) RESTful
6 5 (9.09%) J2EE
7 4 (7.27%) Akka
7 4 (7.27%) Play Framework
7 4 (7.27%) Batik
7 4 (7.27%) WCF
7 4 (7.27%) SVG
8 3 (5.45%) JSP
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.45%) jQuery
9 2 (3.64%) Ajax
9 2 (3.64%) WF
10 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) CMDB
2 9 (16.36%) GIS
3 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) DTV
4 3 (5.45%) CESG
4 3 (5.45%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.45%) RMADS
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) RIA
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.45%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Debian
2 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 13 (23.64%) Asset Management
2 13 (23.64%) Operations Management
2 13 (23.64%) Portfolio Management
2 13 (23.64%) Capacity Management
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) SOA
4 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
5 8 (14.55%) UML
5 8 (14.55%) RUP
5 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
5 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
5 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Project Management
6 7 (12.73%) OOD
6 7 (12.73%) OOP
6 7 (12.73%) TDD
7 5 (9.09%) ETL
7 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (16.36%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) PHP
5 7 (12.73%) PHP5
5 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.91%) VB.NET
7 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 4 (7.27%) Scala
8 4 (7.27%) C
9 1 (1.82%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.45%) QA
1 3 (5.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) SolarWinds
3 12 (21.82%) SAP
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) ESRI
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