The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 26 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.35% 4.62% 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.73% 17.35% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 6
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£373 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Web Services
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 98 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.76% 26.63% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 70 41
Average daily rate £375 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 69 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (74.67%) Java
3 48 (64.00%) TDD
4 43 (57.33%) Scrum
5 39 (52.00%) Linux
5 39 (52.00%) RESTful
6 38 (50.67%) BDD
7 35 (46.67%) Jenkins
7 35 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (45.33%) Spring
9 32 (42.67%) Selenium
9 32 (42.67%) JUnit
9 32 (42.67%) Cucumber
10 29 (38.67%) Mockito
11 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
11 27 (36.00%) SOAP
12 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
13 22 (29.33%) Subversion
13 22 (29.33%) Maven
14 21 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (26.67%) MVC
15 20 (26.67%) Web Development
15 20 (26.67%) JSON
16 19 (25.33%) SOA
17 18 (24.00%) CSS
17 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
18 17 (22.67%) Spring MVC
18 17 (22.67%) Apache
18 17 (22.67%) Puppet
19 16 (21.33%) REST

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (22.67%) Apache
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.00%) CMS
4 5 (6.67%) JBoss
5 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (10.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Internet
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.00%) MySQL
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 32 (42.67%) Selenium
2 32 (42.67%) JUnit
2 32 (42.67%) Cucumber
3 29 (38.67%) Mockito
4 22 (29.33%) Subversion
4 22 (29.33%) Maven
5 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.33%) PHPUnit
6 4 (5.33%) RSpec
7 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.67%) Ant
8 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.33%) Hudson
9 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.33%) JMeter
9 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (4.00%) Marketing
2 2 (2.67%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (77.33%) Developer
2 35 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.67%) iOS Developer
5 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.33%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.33%) Web Architect
9 1 (1.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.00%) RESTful
2 34 (45.33%) Spring
3 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
3 27 (36.00%) SOAP
4 20 (26.67%) JSON
5 18 (24.00%) CSS
6 17 (22.67%) Spring MVC
7 16 (21.33%) REST
8 15 (20.00%) XML
8 15 (20.00%) HTML
9 14 (18.67%) JPA
10 12 (16.00%) Ajax
10 12 (16.00%) PostGIS
11 10 (13.33%) J2EE
12 9 (12.00%) HTML5
12 9 (12.00%) OpenID
12 9 (12.00%) SAML
12 9 (12.00%) OAuth2
13 8 (10.67%) EJB
13 8 (10.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Open Source
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.00%) iPad
2 3 (4.00%) iPhone
3 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.67%) W3C
3 2 (2.67%) GIS
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (64.00%) TDD
3 43 (57.33%) Scrum
4 38 (50.67%) BDD
5 35 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (26.67%) MVC
6 20 (26.67%) Web Development
7 19 (25.33%) SOA
8 15 (20.00%) OO
9 12 (16.00%) Change Control
10 10 (13.33%) Kanban
11 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
12 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
13 6 (8.00%) Test Automation
13 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
13 6 (8.00%) UML
14 5 (6.67%) User Stories
14 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
14 5 (6.67%) Process Management
14 5 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 56 (74.67%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.00%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 7 (9.33%) PHP5
6 5 (6.67%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.33%) C#
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby
9 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) VirtualBox
2 3 (4.00%) Docker
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (22.67%) Puppet
2 12 (16.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Apple
3 4 (5.33%) Apigee
4 3 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) WSO2
5 1 (1.33%) ESRI
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