The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 50 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 111 141 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.98% 4.26% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.69% 15.75% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 85 61
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £578 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £23.78 £55.00 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.77% -71.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
811 895 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.11% 27.03% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 611 495
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 58 10
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.38% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £28.25 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 41 £475 +11.76% 9
Wiltshire +31 29 £325 -18.75% 5
Devon +11 13 £401 +14.64% 4
Gloucestershire -24 11 £331 -17.18% 11
Somerset +10 7 £359 -4.33% 4
Dorset -1 2 £200 -57.89% 4
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 128 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (32.97%) .NET
3 87 (31.18%) Java
4 86 (30.82%) REST
5 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
6 75 (26.88%) SOAP
7 74 (26.52%) C#
7 74 (26.52%) HTML
7 74 (26.52%) Security Cleared
8 71 (25.45%) SQL
9 69 (24.73%) XML
10 67 (24.01%) SQL Server
11 63 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 62 (22.22%) MVC
13 61 (21.86%) RESTful
14 55 (19.71%) ASP.NET
15 54 (19.35%) SC Cleared
16 48 (17.20%) JSON
16 48 (17.20%) CSS
17 47 (16.85%) SOA
18 46 (16.49%) WCF
19 43 (15.41%) XSD
20 41 (14.70%) TDD
20 41 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
21 39 (13.98%) Spring
21 39 (13.98%) Windows
22 37 (13.26%) Visual Studio
23 36 (12.90%) E-Commerce
23 36 (12.90%) Scrum
24 35 (12.54%) ASP.NET Web API

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (10.04%) IIS
2 17 (6.09%) WebLogic
3 16 (5.73%) Confluence
4 10 (3.58%) JBoss
5 8 (2.87%) Apache
6 7 (2.51%) NServiceBus
6 7 (2.51%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.15%) OpenROAD
8 4 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.08%) CMS
9 3 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.72%) Jetty
10 2 (0.72%) nginx
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (3.58%) MS Office
2 9 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.38%) GitHub
3 13 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.15%) Google Play
4 6 (2.15%) TestFlight
5 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.30%) SSL
2 11 (3.94%) Internet
2 11 (3.94%) SAN
3 10 (3.58%) HTTP
4 4 (1.43%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.08%) LAN
5 3 (1.08%) VPN
5 3 (1.08%) WAN
6 2 (0.72%) SSH
7 1 (0.36%) CTI
7 1 (0.36%) DNS
7 1 (0.36%) MQTT
7 1 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (24.01%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.53%) MongoDB
3 16 (5.73%) SQLite
4 12 (4.30%) MySQL
5 11 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.58%) Star Schema
7 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.15%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.15%) Ingres
8 6 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.79%) RavenDB
9 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.43%) Big Data
10 4 (1.43%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.43%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 37 (13.26%) Visual Studio
2 30 (10.75%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (8.24%) JIRA
5 21 (7.53%) Jenkins
6 20 (7.17%) Maven
7 18 (6.45%) Subversion
8 13 (4.66%) Cucumber
9 12 (4.30%) Selenium
9 12 (4.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (2.87%) Hudson
10 8 (2.87%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.51%) IntelliJ
11 7 (2.51%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (2.15%) Gradle
12 6 (2.15%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.15%) Mechanoid
12 6 (2.15%) Robotium
12 6 (2.15%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (10.75%) Finance
2 8 (2.87%) Marketing
3 7 (2.51%) Banking
4 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.43%) Electronics
5 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.08%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 161 (57.71%) Developer
2 60 (21.51%) .NET Developer
3 39 (13.98%) Architect
4 38 (13.62%) Java Developer
5 33 (11.83%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 21 (7.53%) Analyst
8 20 (7.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 15 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (5.02%) SQL Developer
13 11 (3.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.94%) Test Analyst
14 10 (3.58%) Consultant
14 10 (3.58%) Data Architect
14 10 (3.58%) VB.NET Developer
15 9 (3.23%) Business Analyst
15 9 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (32.97%) .NET
2 86 (30.82%) REST
3 75 (26.88%) SOAP
4 74 (26.52%) HTML
5 69 (24.73%) XML
6 61 (21.86%) RESTful
7 55 (19.71%) ASP.NET
8 48 (17.20%) CSS
8 48 (17.20%) JSON
9 46 (16.49%) WCF
10 43 (15.41%) XSD
11 39 (13.98%) Spring
12 35 (12.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (12.19%) AngularJS
13 34 (12.19%) WSDL
14 27 (9.68%) .NET Framework
14 27 (9.68%) jQuery
15 26 (9.32%) HTML5
16 24 (8.60%) J2EE
17 21 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.24%) NHS
2 17 (6.09%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.02%) User Experience
4 10 (3.58%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.23%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.87%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.51%) Semantic Web
8 6 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.08%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.08%) iPhone
9 3 (1.08%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.08%) Video Editing
10 2 (0.72%) Clustering
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.36%) iPad
11 1 (0.36%) IVR
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.98%) Windows
2 18 (6.45%) Android
3 16 (5.73%) Unix
4 15 (5.38%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.30%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.30%) Linux
6 4 (1.43%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (22.22%) MVC
3 47 (16.85%) SOA
4 41 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (14.70%) TDD
5 36 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 36 (12.90%) Scrum
6 33 (11.83%) Migration
7 31 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 27 (9.68%) BDD
9 25 (8.96%) Data Migration
9 25 (8.96%) MODAF
10 23 (8.24%) Software Engineering
10 23 (8.24%) Virtual Environments
10 23 (8.24%) Zachman Framework
11 21 (7.53%) OO
11 21 (7.53%) Unit Testing
12 19 (6.81%) Web Development
13 17 (6.09%) Test Automation
14 16 (5.73%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (31.18%) Java
2 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 74 (26.52%) C#
4 71 (25.45%) SQL
5 22 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 18 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 13 (4.66%) C++
8 12 (4.30%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.58%) Ruby
9 10 (3.58%) VB
10 8 (2.87%) Apple Swift
10 8 (2.87%) PHP
11 7 (2.51%) VB6
12 4 (1.43%) Groovy
13 3 (1.08%) ABAP
13 3 (1.08%) C
13 3 (1.08%) Python
14 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 74 (26.52%) Security Cleared
2 54 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.94%) Degree
4 8 (2.87%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.87%) MCSA
4 8 (2.87%) MCSD
4 8 (2.87%) MCSE
4 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.08%) CCNA
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.72%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.53%) HL7
2 12 (4.30%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.72%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.24%) Xen
3 17 (6.09%) Docker
4 9 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.43%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.72%) Postfix
6 2 (0.72%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.36%) LXC
7 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (8.24%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (2.51%) OpenAM
2 7 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.15%) Ansible
4 5 (1.79%) Puppet
5 4 (1.43%) OpenSSO
5 4 (1.43%) Sun Identity Manager
6 2 (0.72%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.72%) Mesos
6 2 (0.72%) Terraform
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 63 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.32%) Citrix
2 26 (9.32%) VMware
3 22 (7.89%) Oracle
4 16 (5.73%) Google
4 16 (5.73%) webMethods
5 7 (2.51%) ForgeRock
5 7 (2.51%) SAP
5 7 (2.51%) Sencha
6 4 (1.43%) Sun
7 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.08%) Twitter
7 3 (1.08%) Zend
8 2 (0.72%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.72%) HP
8 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.36%) Avaya
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco
9 1 (0.36%) Genesys
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