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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 23 11 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.15% 9.12% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.99% 31.82% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
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
69 88 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.23% 28.66% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 40
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 29 May 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 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (76.27%) Java
3 38 (64.41%) TDD
3 38 (64.41%) Scrum
4 34 (57.63%) Linux
5 31 (52.54%) BDD
6 29 (49.15%) RESTful
7 28 (47.46%) Cucumber
7 28 (47.46%) SOAP
8 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (44.07%) Selenium
10 25 (42.37%) Jenkins
10 25 (42.37%) Spring
11 23 (38.98%) JUnit
12 22 (37.29%) Mockito
13 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
13 20 (33.90%) SOA
13 20 (33.90%) Hibernate
14 18 (30.51%) Subversion
15 17 (28.81%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (28.81%) Oracle
16 14 (23.73%) Maven
16 14 (23.73%) Web Development
16 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
17 13 (22.03%) CSS
17 13 (22.03%) HTML
17 13 (22.03%) Apache
18 11 (18.64%) J2EE
18 11 (18.64%) MySQL
18 11 (18.64%) EJB

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (22.03%) Apache
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (10.17%) JBoss
5 3 (5.08%) CMS
5 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (18.64%) MySQL
3 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (47.46%) Cucumber
2 26 (44.07%) Selenium
3 25 (42.37%) Jenkins
4 23 (38.98%) JUnit
5 22 (37.29%) Mockito
6 18 (30.51%) Subversion
7 14 (23.73%) Maven
7 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
8 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.39%) RSpec
10 1 (1.69%) JMeter
10 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.69%) Ant
10 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.69%) Hudson
10 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.47%) iOS Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Test Leader
7 1 (1.69%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (1.69%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) RESTful
2 28 (47.46%) SOAP
3 25 (42.37%) Spring
4 20 (33.90%) Hibernate
5 13 (22.03%) CSS
5 13 (22.03%) HTML
6 11 (18.64%) J2EE
6 11 (18.64%) EJB
6 11 (18.64%) JSON
6 11 (18.64%) Spring MVC
7 9 (15.25%) OAuth2
7 9 (15.25%) SAML
7 9 (15.25%) OpenID
7 9 (15.25%) HTML5
8 8 (13.56%) REST
8 8 (13.56%) Ajax
8 8 (13.56%) JPA
9 7 (11.86%) XML
10 6 (10.17%) PostGIS
11 5 (8.47%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) iPhone
1 3 (5.08%) iPad
1 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.39%) GIS
3 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) TDD
2 38 (64.41%) Scrum
3 31 (52.54%) BDD
4 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (33.90%) SOA
6 14 (23.73%) Web Development
7 11 (18.64%) MVC
8 10 (16.95%) OO
9 9 (15.25%) Change Control
9 9 (15.25%) UML
10 8 (13.56%) Automated Testing
11 7 (11.86%) Process Management
12 6 (10.17%) Open Source
12 6 (10.17%) Kanban
12 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
13 5 (8.47%) User Stories
13 5 (8.47%) iOS Development
14 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
15 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) Objective-C
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby
4 4 (6.78%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 3 (5.08%) PHP5
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
1 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 7 (11.86%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.08%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Apple
3 4 (6.78%) Apigee
4 1 (1.69%) ESRI
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) WSO2
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