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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 34 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.37% 9.04% 7.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.20% 18.54% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 10
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£425 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £297 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.02% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
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
125 178 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.11% 48.77% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 145 49
Average daily rate £360 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.92% +86.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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
Templecombe - 15 - -
Taunton +14 7 £400 +6.66% 3
Bath -12 5 £425 +41.66% 2
Bridgwater - 2 £350 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Web Services
South West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (50.77%) UML
2 31 (47.69%) Management Information System
3 29 (44.62%) Security Cleared
4 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 25 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 24 (36.92%) Java
5 24 (36.92%) .NET
6 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (33.85%) C#
8 21 (32.31%) Spring
8 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
9 19 (29.23%) SOA
10 18 (27.69%) C++
10 18 (27.69%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (27.69%) Information Management
11 16 (24.62%) Luciad
11 16 (24.62%) Apache Camel
12 15 (23.08%) .NET Framework
12 15 (23.08%) VB
13 14 (21.54%) SQL
14 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.00%) ISEB
14 13 (20.00%) GIS
14 13 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (20.00%) Information Security
14 13 (20.00%) Retail
14 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
14 13 (20.00%) Change Control
15 12 (18.46%) Apache CXF
15 12 (18.46%) CMS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (18.46%) CMS
2 9 (13.85%) IIS
3 7 (10.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.62%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.62%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.62%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.54%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.54%) Mockito
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 13 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 13 (20.00%) Retail
2 11 (16.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.54%) Back Office
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Architect
2 22 (33.85%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (32.31%) Developer
4 17 (26.15%) Software Engineer
5 16 (24.62%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) AWS Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.08%) ETL Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Technical Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Android Developer
10 1 (1.54%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 21 (32.31%) Spring
3 16 (24.62%) Apache Camel
4 15 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 12 (18.46%) Apache CXF
6 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.77%) XML
8 6 (9.23%) JSP
8 6 (9.23%) WCF
9 5 (7.69%) HTML
9 5 (7.69%) SOAP
9 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.69%) Ajax
10 4 (6.15%) WinForms
10 4 (6.15%) XHTML
10 4 (6.15%) CSS
10 4 (6.15%) GWT
11 2 (3.08%) REST
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (47.69%) Management Information System
2 13 (20.00%) GIS
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) CESG
6 1 (1.54%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.54%) RMADS
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) UML
2 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.31%) Software Engineering
4 19 (29.23%) SOA
5 18 (27.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (27.69%) Information Management
6 13 (20.00%) Information Security
6 13 (20.00%) Change Control
7 12 (18.46%) Content Management
7 12 (18.46%) ITIL
7 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
7 12 (18.46%) CRM
8 11 (16.92%) Workflow
9 8 (12.31%) ETL
10 7 (10.77%) Scrum
10 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
10 7 (10.77%) ArchiMate
11 5 (7.69%) Software Deployment
11 5 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (6.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) Java
2 22 (33.85%) C#
3 18 (27.69%) C++
4 15 (23.08%) VB
5 14 (21.54%) SQL
6 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.69%) VB6
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (44.62%) Security Cleared
2 25 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 13 (20.00%) ISEB
4 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (18.46%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) Luciad
3 12 (18.46%) SAP
4 4 (6.15%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) ATG
6 1 (1.54%) ESRI
6 1 (1.54%) Veeam
6 1 (1.54%) Zerto
Somerset
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago