The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 49 53 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 381 274 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.89% 3.21% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.28% 13.12% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 168 184
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.75 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.08% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.96 £31.28 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £36.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.83% -0.72%
Web Services
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2340 2089 2066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.90% 24.49% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1420 1165 1123
Average daily rate £350 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 87
Average hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.93 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the South East region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the South East region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Hampshire +5 83 £350 -0.84% 27
Berkshire -14 71 £400 +14.28% 32
Surrey +3 68 £350 -1.06% 16
Oxfordshire +15 56 £410 +2.50% 21
Buckinghamshire -17 32 £400 +23.07% 5
East Sussex +16 31 £290 -10.76% 8
West Sussex 0 20 £363 -3.33% 3
Kent +1 12 £315 -21.25% 12
Middlesex +2 4 £450 -4.00% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £350 -
Thames Valley - 1 £438 -
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 341 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (33.89%) Java
3 225 (31.51%) .NET
4 221 (30.95%) SQL
5 209 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 198 (27.73%) XML
7 197 (27.59%) HTML
8 174 (24.37%) C#
9 168 (23.53%) Scrum
10 158 (22.13%) CSS
11 157 (21.99%) SOAP
12 146 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 144 (20.17%) TDD
14 143 (20.03%) MVC
15 131 (18.35%) ASP.NET
16 119 (16.67%) RESTful
17 115 (16.11%) Oracle
18 110 (15.41%) Linux
18 110 (15.41%) Amazon AWS
19 109 (15.27%) jQuery
20 108 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
21 103 (14.43%) Spring
22 99 (13.87%) REST
23 98 (13.73%) WCF
24 94 (13.17%) Jenkins
25 93 (13.03%) Microsoft
26 85 (11.90%) Subversion
27 83 (11.62%) Puppet
28 78 (10.92%) Maven
29 77 (10.78%) Ajax

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 76 (10.64%) Apache
2 58 (8.12%) CMS
3 40 (5.60%) Tomcat
4 34 (4.76%) IIS
5 31 (4.34%) WebLogic
6 26 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 18 (2.52%) JBoss
8 15 (2.10%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.10%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (1.82%) Confluence
10 13 (1.82%) Drupal
11 11 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.54%) Node.js
12 9 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (1.26%) SAS
13 7 (0.98%) TeamSite
13 7 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.98%) Mule
14 6 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (1.54%) MS Office
4 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Blender
Business Applications
1 22 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.98%) assyst
4 6 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.70%) Magento
6 2 (0.28%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.14%) Tridion
7 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.14%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 110 (15.41%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.06%) SaaS
3 27 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (2.24%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.98%) Route 53
7 6 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.70%) Office 365
9 2 (0.28%) PaaS
9 2 (0.28%) Force.com
9 2 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.28%) GitHub
9 2 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.54%) Internet
2 28 (3.92%) HTTP
3 24 (3.36%) Intranet
4 17 (2.38%) Network Security
5 16 (2.24%) Firewall
6 11 (1.54%) SSL
7 10 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.26%) MPLS
9 7 (0.98%) LDAP
9 7 (0.98%) SDH
9 7 (0.98%) Ethernet
10 6 (0.84%) WAN
10 6 (0.84%) LAN
11 5 (0.70%) DNS
11 5 (0.70%) Extranet
11 5 (0.70%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.56%) DVB
12 4 (0.56%) VPN
12 4 (0.56%) FTP
13 3 (0.42%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.74%) MySQL
3 35 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (4.90%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 31 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (2.52%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.12%) Big Data
13 8 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 94 (13.17%) Jenkins
2 85 (11.90%) Subversion
3 78 (10.92%) Maven
4 72 (10.08%) Git (software)
5 68 (9.52%) Visual Studio
6 60 (8.40%) JUnit
7 59 (8.26%) Cucumber
8 58 (8.12%) Selenium
9 45 (6.30%) Eclipse
10 43 (6.02%) JIRA
11 40 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 34 (4.76%) Mockito
13 20 (2.80%) FitNesse
13 20 (2.80%) Ant
14 17 (2.38%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.96%) SoapUI
15 14 (1.96%) JMeter
15 14 (1.96%) RSpec
16 13 (1.82%) Axure RP
17 11 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 68 (9.52%) Finance
2 38 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.48%) Marketing
4 25 (3.50%) Publishing
5 11 (1.54%) Turkish Language
6 8 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.12%) Retail
7 7 (0.98%) Banking
7 7 (0.98%) Automotive
8 6 (0.84%) Electronics
9 4 (0.56%) Advertising
10 3 (0.42%) Military
10 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.42%) Legal
11 2 (0.28%) Law
11 2 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 399 (55.88%) Developer
2 90 (12.61%) Java Developer
3 85 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 72 (10.08%) Architect
5 64 (8.96%) Analyst
6 48 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
6 48 (6.72%) C# Developer
7 43 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (4.90%) Consultant
9 30 (4.20%) Software Developer
10 26 (3.64%) Test Analyst
10 26 (3.64%) Senior Developer
10 26 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (3.36%) Web Developer
12 23 (3.22%) Software Engineer
13 22 (3.08%) PHP Developer
13 22 (3.08%) iOS Developer
14 20 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
15 19 (2.66%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (31.51%) .NET
2 198 (27.73%) XML
3 197 (27.59%) HTML
4 158 (22.13%) CSS
5 157 (21.99%) SOAP
6 131 (18.35%) ASP.NET
7 119 (16.67%) RESTful
8 109 (15.27%) jQuery
9 103 (14.43%) Spring
10 99 (13.87%) REST
11 98 (13.73%) WCF
12 77 (10.78%) Ajax
12 77 (10.78%) J2EE
13 64 (8.96%) JSON
14 61 (8.54%) .NET Framework
15 56 (7.84%) XSLT
16 54 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 50 (7.00%) HTML5
18 47 (6.58%) Hibernate
19 41 (5.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.00%) Open Source
2 44 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.78%) User Experience
5 24 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.94%) iPhone
7 20 (2.80%) W3C
8 19 (2.66%) iPad
9 17 (2.38%) Client/Server
9 17 (2.38%) Algorithms
10 16 (2.24%) Computer Science
11 15 (2.10%) Web 2.0
12 13 (1.82%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.54%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.54%) CMDB
13 11 (1.54%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.40%) DTV
15 9 (1.26%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.26%) Social Media
16 6 (0.84%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 110 (15.41%) Linux
2 76 (10.64%) Windows
3 36 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (4.76%) UNIX
5 28 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.38%) CentOS
7 15 (2.10%) Android
8 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (1.26%) Debian
11 9 (1.26%) AIX
12 8 (1.12%) Solaris
13 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.28%) zOS
15 1 (0.14%) VMS
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (23.53%) Scrum
3 144 (20.17%) TDD
4 143 (20.03%) MVC
5 108 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (10.08%) BDD
7 70 (9.80%) SOA
8 60 (8.40%) OO
9 56 (7.84%) Software Engineering
10 55 (7.70%) Unit Testing
11 50 (7.00%) Web Development
12 45 (6.30%) Test Automation
12 45 (6.30%) DevOps
13 38 (5.32%) Content Management
13 38 (5.32%) Migration
13 38 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (4.90%) CRM
15 34 (4.76%) Kanban
16 33 (4.62%) E-Commerce
17 31 (4.34%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 242 (33.89%) Java
2 221 (30.95%) SQL
3 209 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 174 (24.37%) C#
5 52 (7.28%) PHP
6 34 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.06%) PL/SQL
8 28 (3.92%) Objective-C
9 24 (3.36%) VB.NET
10 17 (2.38%) Python
11 14 (1.96%) PHP5
12 13 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.82%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.54%) C
14 10 (1.40%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.26%) Ruby
15 9 (1.26%) C++
15 9 (1.26%) Perl
16 7 (0.98%) VB
16 7 (0.98%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (6.16%) Security Cleared
2 34 (4.76%) Degree
3 31 (4.34%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.10%) ISEB
5 13 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.84%) BC Cleared
8 5 (0.70%) MCTS
8 5 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.14%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.14%) CCIE
10 1 (0.14%) CCNA
10 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.78%) QA
2 12 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.70%) WCAG
4 3 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.28%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.24%) VirtualBox
3 13 (1.82%) Docker
4 11 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.98%) vCloud
5 7 (0.98%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.84%) XenApp
7 5 (0.70%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.70%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.56%) vSphere
9 3 (0.42%) Varnish
9 3 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.28%) Xen
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 83 (11.62%) Puppet
2 42 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 11 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.70%) ZABBIX
5 5 (0.70%) WebInspect
6 4 (0.56%) Nagios
7 3 (0.42%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.42%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.42%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.42%) logstash
8 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.28%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.28%) Ansible
8 2 (0.28%) Plesk
8 2 (0.28%) SCCM
8 2 (0.28%) OpenView
9 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 115 (16.11%) Oracle
2 93 (13.03%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.72%) Red Hat
4 40 (5.60%) VMware
5 29 (4.06%) Google
6 19 (2.66%) Sitecore
6 19 (2.66%) Apple
6 19 (2.66%) Remedy
7 18 (2.52%) HP
8 16 (2.24%) Adobe
8 16 (2.24%) Open Text
9 14 (1.96%) RedDot
10 13 (1.82%) BMC
11 12 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.68%) ForgeRock
12 11 (1.54%) Akamai
12 11 (1.54%) TIBCO
12 11 (1.54%) EMC
13 10 (1.40%) IBM
13 10 (1.40%) Zend
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