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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 41 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 421 342 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.22% 3.67% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.22% 15.80% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 178 174
Average daily rate
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£375 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 10
Average hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £33.45 £23.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £43.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
2311 2164 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.20% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1256 1076
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 133
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
Berkshire +31 93 £375 +13.20% 34
Hampshire +4 93 £375 +19.04% 23
Buckinghamshire +10 74 £450 +35.33% 16
Oxfordshire +7 52 £375 +22.95% 26
Surrey -30 36 £325 -9.72% 17
West Sussex -2 32 £388 +10.71% 7
Kent +6 16 £388 +3.33% 5
East Sussex -2 16 £305 -6.15% 9
Middlesex +7 3 £273 -54.58% 1
Home Counties - 1 - -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 375 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (34.40%) Java
3 277 (32.86%) .NET
4 256 (30.37%) JavaScript
5 240 (28.47%) C#
6 239 (28.35%) SQL
7 234 (27.76%) HTML
8 229 (27.16%) XML
9 207 (24.56%) CSS
10 195 (23.13%) TDD
11 185 (21.95%) Oracle
12 183 (21.71%) Scrum
13 174 (20.64%) ASP.NET
14 170 (20.17%) SOAP
15 169 (20.05%) Linux
16 152 (18.03%) SQL Server
17 140 (16.61%) RESTful
18 139 (16.49%) jQuery
18 139 (16.49%) MVC
19 138 (16.37%) Amazon AWS
20 124 (14.71%) WCF
21 118 (14.00%) Microsoft
21 118 (14.00%) REST
22 111 (13.17%) Spring
23 104 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
24 101 (11.98%) Git (software)
25 96 (11.39%) SOA
26 95 (11.27%) JSON
27 93 (11.03%) Visual Studio
27 93 (11.03%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 88 (10.44%) CMS
2 65 (7.71%) Tomcat
3 57 (6.76%) WebLogic
4 52 (6.17%) Apache
5 48 (5.69%) IIS
6 47 (5.58%) WebSphere
7 46 (5.46%) JBoss
8 40 (4.74%) SharePoint
9 23 (2.73%) Confluence
10 21 (2.49%) SAS
10 21 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
12 18 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (1.90%) Node.js
15 13 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (1.19%) Drupal
18 8 (0.95%) Mule
Applications
1 45 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (1.66%) MS Office
4 12 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.59%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.24%) SPSS
6 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.95%) Magento
3 8 (0.95%) assyst
4 7 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.83%) Remedy AR System
5 5 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 138 (16.37%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (5.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (2.25%) Amazon S3
5 17 (2.02%) SaaS
6 16 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.83%) GitHub
11 5 (0.59%) Office 365
12 4 (0.47%) Route 53
12 4 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.36%) Boomi
13 3 (0.36%) Google Checkout
13 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.36%) Heroku
14 2 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.76%) Internet
2 39 (4.63%) Intranet
3 34 (4.03%) HTTP
4 33 (3.91%) Network Security
5 24 (2.85%) Firewall
6 15 (1.78%) SSL
7 12 (1.42%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.07%) VPN
8 9 (1.07%) DNS
9 8 (0.95%) LDAP
10 7 (0.83%) Extranet
11 6 (0.71%) WAN
11 6 (0.71%) SAN
12 5 (0.59%) FTP
12 5 (0.59%) DHCP
12 5 (0.59%) LAN
12 5 (0.59%) MPLS
13 4 (0.47%) X.500
13 4 (0.47%) SSH
13 4 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 39 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (3.91%) MySQL
6 30 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.14%) NoSQL
10 18 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (2.14%) Big Data
11 16 (1.90%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.42%) InterSystems Cache
14 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (11.98%) Git (software)
2 93 (11.03%) Visual Studio
3 85 (10.08%) Jenkins
4 80 (9.49%) JUnit
5 77 (9.13%) Subversion
6 68 (8.07%) Selenium
7 66 (7.83%) Cucumber
8 53 (6.29%) Maven
9 40 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 40 (4.74%) Mockito
10 37 (4.39%) JIRA
11 27 (3.20%) Eclipse
12 18 (2.14%) Axure RP
13 16 (1.90%) Ant
14 14 (1.66%) NUnit
15 13 (1.54%) Toad
16 12 (1.42%) StyleCop
17 10 (1.19%) RSpec
18 8 (0.95%) TeamCity
19 7 (0.83%) Xcode
General
1 81 (9.61%) Finance
2 34 (4.03%) Publishing
3 27 (3.20%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.08%) Marketing
5 21 (2.49%) Retail
6 9 (1.07%) Banking
7 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.71%) Automotive
10 5 (0.59%) Military
11 4 (0.47%) Turkish Language
12 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.36%) Electronics
12 3 (0.36%) Games
12 3 (0.36%) Billing
12 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.24%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 508 (60.26%) Developer
2 121 (14.35%) Java Developer
3 104 (12.34%) .NET Developer
4 75 (8.90%) C# Developer
5 74 (8.78%) Analyst
6 69 (8.19%) Architect
7 51 (6.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 43 (5.10%) Senior Developer
9 42 (4.98%) Web Developer
10 39 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
11 36 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
12 30 (3.56%) Business Analyst
13 29 (3.44%) Consultant
13 29 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
14 27 (3.20%) iOS Developer
14 27 (3.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (2.25%) CMS Developer
15 19 (2.25%) Software Engineer
16 17 (2.02%) Test Analyst
16 17 (2.02%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (32.86%) .NET
2 234 (27.76%) HTML
3 229 (27.16%) XML
4 207 (24.56%) CSS
5 174 (20.64%) ASP.NET
6 170 (20.17%) SOAP
7 140 (16.61%) RESTful
8 139 (16.49%) jQuery
9 124 (14.71%) WCF
10 118 (14.00%) REST
11 111 (13.17%) Spring
12 95 (11.27%) JSON
13 86 (10.20%) .NET Framework
13 86 (10.20%) HTML5
14 74 (8.78%) Ajax
15 69 (8.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 66 (7.83%) Hibernate
17 60 (7.12%) J2EE
18 56 (6.64%) AngularJS
19 51 (6.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.76%) Mobile App
2 52 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (5.93%) User Experience
4 45 (5.34%) Open Source
5 36 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (3.68%) Computer Science
7 26 (3.08%) iPhone
8 24 (2.85%) Client/Server
9 22 (2.61%) W3C
9 22 (2.61%) CMDB
10 18 (2.14%) Web 2.0
11 14 (1.66%) iPad
12 13 (1.54%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.42%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.42%) Social Media
14 11 (1.30%) Clustering
15 8 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.95%) Taxonomies
16 7 (0.83%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.71%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 169 (20.05%) Linux
2 77 (9.13%) Windows
3 48 (5.69%) UNIX
4 37 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.90%) Android
7 6 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.59%) AIX
9 4 (0.47%) Solaris
9 4 (0.47%) zOS
9 4 (0.47%) CentOS
10 3 (0.36%) MVS
11 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (23.13%) TDD
3 183 (21.71%) Scrum
4 139 (16.49%) MVC
5 104 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (11.39%) SOA
7 93 (11.03%) OO
7 93 (11.03%) BDD
8 92 (10.91%) Web Development
9 71 (8.42%) Unit Testing
10 63 (7.47%) Content Management
10 63 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 60 (7.12%) DevOps
12 47 (5.58%) UML
13 46 (5.46%) Migration
14 41 (4.86%) ITIL
14 41 (4.86%) CRM
15 40 (4.74%) E-Commerce
16 39 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (4.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 290 (34.40%) Java
2 256 (30.37%) JavaScript
3 240 (28.47%) C#
4 239 (28.35%) SQL
5 43 (5.10%) T-SQL
6 39 (4.63%) PHP
6 39 (4.63%) Python
7 35 (4.15%) PL/SQL
8 34 (4.03%) Objective-C
9 19 (2.25%) C++
10 15 (1.78%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.78%) C
11 14 (1.66%) VB
12 11 (1.30%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.07%) PHP5
14 8 (0.95%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 7 (0.83%) Perl
16 6 (0.71%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 54 (6.41%) Degree
1 54 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 33 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 14 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 7 (0.83%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.71%) MCITP
5 6 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.71%) MCSE
5 6 (0.71%) ISEB
6 3 (0.36%) CISSP
6 3 (0.36%) SAS Certification
6 3 (0.36%) MCTS
7 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.12%) CCNA
8 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.61%) QA
2 6 (0.71%) WCAG
3 4 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.36%) GxP
5 2 (0.24%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.42%) VirtualBox
3 11 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.30%) Docker
4 6 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.47%) XenApp
5 4 (0.47%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.47%) vSphere
5 4 (0.47%) HDFS
6 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.12%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 79 (9.37%) Puppet
2 24 (2.85%) Vagrant
3 18 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.07%) TeamSite
5 8 (0.95%) Ansible
6 7 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.71%) ZABBIX
7 6 (0.71%) Nagios
8 5 (0.59%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.47%) Zenoss
9 4 (0.47%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.47%) logstash
10 3 (0.36%) Hyperic
11 2 (0.24%) OpenIDM
11 2 (0.24%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.12%) Salt
12 1 (0.12%) Kibana
12 1 (0.12%) OpenSSO
12 1 (0.12%) SCCM
12 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 185 (21.95%) Oracle
2 118 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.74%) Red Hat
4 34 (4.03%) Google
5 30 (3.56%) Sitecore
6 29 (3.44%) HP
7 28 (3.32%) BMC
7 28 (3.32%) Remedy
8 24 (2.85%) Adobe
9 21 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (2.25%) OpenText
10 19 (2.25%) ServiceNow
11 17 (2.02%) RedDot
11 17 (2.02%) VMware
12 16 (1.90%) SAP
12 16 (1.90%) CA
13 15 (1.78%) Akamai
14 12 (1.42%) ForgeRock
15 11 (1.30%) Apple
16 10 (1.19%) TIBCO
Bicester, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £360 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £360 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Streamline Connections
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £380 - £381 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 20 days ago