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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 5 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 70 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.18% 3.13% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 48.61% 16.95% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 7 5
Average daily rate
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£355 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £293 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -24.20%
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
144 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 37.40% 18.44% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 35 29
Average daily rate £353 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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 89 (89.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (68.00%) Scrum
3 47 (47.00%) Java
4 45 (45.00%) RESTful
5 43 (43.00%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (43.00%) Cucumber
5 43 (43.00%) Jenkins
6 37 (37.00%) Puppet
6 37 (37.00%) SOAP
7 34 (34.00%) Apache
7 34 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (32.00%) TDD
9 28 (28.00%) Vagrant
10 26 (26.00%) Maven
11 23 (23.00%) VMware
12 22 (22.00%) J2EE
13 21 (21.00%) Subversion
13 21 (21.00%) JIRA
13 21 (21.00%) Kanban
13 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
14 19 (19.00%) Test Automation
14 19 (19.00%) Internet
15 18 (18.00%) SQL
15 18 (18.00%) Selenium
16 17 (17.00%) Spring
16 17 (17.00%) Linux
16 17 (17.00%) Open Source
16 17 (17.00%) DevOps
17 16 (16.00%) CentOS
17 16 (16.00%) JavaScript

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 34 (34.00%) Apache
2 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (3.00%) Node.js
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.00%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (13.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) Internet
2 15 (15.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) LDAP
3 2 (2.00%) SAN
3 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.00%) NAS
3 2 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (43.00%) Cucumber
1 43 (43.00%) Jenkins
2 26 (26.00%) Maven
3 21 (21.00%) JIRA
3 21 (21.00%) Subversion
3 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
4 18 (18.00%) Selenium
5 16 (16.00%) Eclipse
6 15 (15.00%) FitNesse
7 12 (12.00%) SoapUI
7 12 (12.00%) SpecFlow
8 11 (11.00%) RSpec
9 10 (10.00%) Mockito
9 10 (10.00%) JUnit
10 7 (7.00%) LoadRunner
10 7 (7.00%) JMeter
11 3 (3.00%) Hudson
11 3 (3.00%) Grunt
12 1 (1.00%) Ant
12 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Developer
2 22 (22.00%) Architect
3 21 (21.00%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (18.00%) Analyst
5 13 (13.00%) Test Analyst
6 11 (11.00%) Software Engineer
7 9 (9.00%) Java Developer
7 9 (9.00%) iOS Developer
8 8 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.00%) J2EE Architect
11 5 (5.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.00%) Requirements Analyst
13 3 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (3.00%) Test Leader
13 3 (3.00%) Test Engineer
14 2 (2.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 2 (2.00%) Agile Test Analyst
14 2 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (45.00%) RESTful
2 37 (37.00%) SOAP
3 22 (22.00%) J2EE
4 17 (17.00%) Spring
5 14 (14.00%) Ajax
6 13 (13.00%) Cocoa
6 13 (13.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 13 (13.00%) .NET
7 11 (11.00%) CSS
7 11 (11.00%) Hibernate
8 10 (10.00%) JSON
9 9 (9.00%) PostGIS
10 8 (8.00%) Spring MVC
11 7 (7.00%) JPA
12 5 (5.00%) XML
13 4 (4.00%) Struts
13 4 (4.00%) JSP
13 4 (4.00%) HTML
13 4 (4.00%) jQuery
13 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Open Source
2 13 (13.00%) iPad
2 13 (13.00%) iPhone
3 11 (11.00%) Mobile App
4 10 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.00%) Linked Data
6 3 (3.00%) GIS
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.00%) Linux
2 16 (16.00%) CentOS
3 15 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (3.00%) Windows
6 2 (2.00%) Solaris
6 2 (2.00%) UNIX
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (89.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (68.00%) Scrum
3 43 (43.00%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (32.00%) TDD
5 21 (21.00%) Kanban
6 19 (19.00%) Test Automation
7 17 (17.00%) DevOps
8 15 (15.00%) iOS Development
9 14 (14.00%) BDD
10 13 (13.00%) User Stories
10 13 (13.00%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.00%) MVC
11 9 (9.00%) Test Strategy
12 8 (8.00%) Integration Testing
12 8 (8.00%) Data Transformation
13 6 (6.00%) SOA
14 5 (5.00%) UML
14 5 (5.00%) Performance Testing
14 5 (5.00%) Manual Testing
15 4 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.00%) Java
2 18 (18.00%) SQL
3 16 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (15.00%) Objective-C
5 9 (9.00%) Ruby
6 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.00%) C#
7 4 (4.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.00%) BC Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) vCloud
2 7 (7.00%) VirtualBox
3 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.00%) Docker
5 3 (3.00%) vSphere
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (37.00%) Puppet
2 28 (28.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (4.00%) WebInspect
4 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) VMware
2 15 (15.00%) Apple
2 15 (15.00%) EMC
3 14 (14.00%) Oracle
4 13 (13.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.00%) ESRI
5 5 (5.00%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.00%) Brocade
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco
6 2 (2.00%) IBM
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.00%) Hitachi
6 2 (2.00%) NetApp
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 420-500
Posted: 6 days ago