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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 15 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 28 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.00% 2.02% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.17% 7.04% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Average daily rate
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£638 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
107 71 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.21% 28.63% 48.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 60
Average daily rate £330 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £455 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Average hourly rate £46.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +5 13 £675 +22.72% 1
Street - 3 £330 -
Bath +1 1 £350 +7.69% 3
Bridgwater - - - -
Clevedon - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) .NET
4 21 (39.62%) SQL
5 18 (33.96%) Management Information System
5 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
6 17 (32.08%) C#
6 17 (32.08%) UML
6 17 (32.08%) CRM
7 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
8 15 (28.30%) ISEB
9 14 (26.42%) Java
10 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
10 13 (24.53%) SAP
10 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
11 12 (22.64%) C++
11 12 (22.64%) Retail
12 11 (20.75%) Workflow
12 11 (20.75%) VB
12 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
13 10 (18.87%) Requirements Engineering
13 10 (18.87%) Rational DOORS
13 10 (18.87%) GWT
13 10 (18.87%) Change Control
13 10 (18.87%) Rational Rhapsody
13 10 (18.87%) SOA
13 10 (18.87%) ISO 9000
13 10 (18.87%) ITIL
13 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
13 10 (18.87%) Manufacturing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (16.98%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (3.77%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) LDAP
1 3 (5.66%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) FTP
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (18.87%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (15.09%) ClearCase
2 8 (15.09%) ClearQuest
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) Subversion
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (22.64%) Retail
2 10 (18.87%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Military
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Architect
3 10 (18.87%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) DBA
5 7 (13.21%) Administrator
6 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Developer
10 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Developer
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) .NET
2 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
3 10 (18.87%) GWT
3 10 (18.87%) Spring
4 8 (15.09%) JSP
5 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.55%) SOAP
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.55%) HTML
6 4 (7.55%) WCF
7 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.66%) WinForms
7 3 (5.66%) CSS
8 2 (3.77%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (3.77%) CSS3
8 2 (3.77%) JPA
8 2 (3.77%) jQuery
8 2 (3.77%) HTML5
9 1 (1.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Management Information System
2 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
3 10 (18.87%) GIS
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.77%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Debian
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) UML
2 17 (32.08%) CRM
3 11 (20.75%) Workflow
4 10 (18.87%) Requirements Engineering
4 10 (18.87%) Change Control
4 10 (18.87%) SOA
4 10 (18.87%) ITIL
4 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
5 9 (16.98%) Content Management
5 9 (16.98%) Scrum
5 9 (16.98%) Information Security
6 8 (15.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Information Management
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.43%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) System Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) C#
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 12 (22.64%) C++
5 11 (20.75%) VB
6 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) Erlang
9 1 (1.89%) PHP5
9 1 (1.89%) VB6
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 15 (28.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) VCP4
4 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO 9000
2 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (15.09%) QA
4 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) SAP
3 10 (18.87%) Google
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) ATG
6 2 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Apple
6 2 (3.77%) Mitel
6 2 (3.77%) NEC
6 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.77%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.77%) Kerio
6 2 (3.77%) Infor
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Sun
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