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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 4 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 55 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.07% 1.50% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.01% 9.09% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 4 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £369 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+14.49% -19.17%
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
141 55 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.63% 16.52% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 35 33
Average daily rate £370 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +79.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 51 (65.38%) Scrum
2 42 (53.85%) Java
3 33 (42.31%) Cucumber
4 32 (41.03%) Jenkins
5 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (35.90%) RESTful
6 28 (35.90%) Puppet
6 28 (35.90%) SOAP
7 25 (32.05%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (30.77%) Apache
9 23 (29.49%) Vagrant
10 22 (28.21%) TDD
11 19 (24.36%) Maven
11 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (24.36%) SQL
12 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
12 17 (21.79%) Test Automation
13 16 (20.51%) Linux
13 16 (20.51%) VMware
14 15 (19.23%) Spring
14 15 (19.23%) DevOps
15 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
15 14 (17.95%) Kanban
15 14 (17.95%) Selenium
15 14 (17.95%) Tomcat
15 14 (17.95%) Oracle
16 13 (16.67%) EMC
16 13 (16.67%) .NET
16 13 (16.67%) J2EE
16 13 (16.67%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 24 (30.77%) Apache
2 14 (17.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.85%) Node.js
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.56%) Confluence
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.05%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (15.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Internet
2 8 (10.26%) HTTP
3 2 (2.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.56%) NAS
3 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.56%) LDAP
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (42.31%) Cucumber
2 32 (41.03%) Jenkins
3 19 (24.36%) Maven
4 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
4 14 (17.95%) Selenium
5 12 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 12 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 12 (15.38%) JIRA
5 12 (15.38%) Subversion
6 9 (11.54%) FitNesse
6 9 (11.54%) RSpec
6 9 (11.54%) Mockito
7 8 (10.26%) Eclipse
8 7 (8.97%) JUnit
9 5 (6.41%) JMeter
10 4 (5.13%) LoadRunner
11 3 (3.85%) Grunt
11 3 (3.85%) Hudson
12 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
13 1 (1.28%) Ant
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Developer
2 14 (17.95%) Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Architect
4 11 (14.10%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.41%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.85%) J2EE Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Requirements Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) J2EE Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Classic ASP Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) RESTful
1 28 (35.90%) SOAP
2 15 (19.23%) Spring
3 13 (16.67%) .NET
3 13 (16.67%) J2EE
3 13 (16.67%) CSS
3 13 (16.67%) Ajax
4 10 (12.82%) Hibernate
5 9 (11.54%) JSON
6 8 (10.26%) Spring MVC
7 7 (8.97%) XML
7 7 (8.97%) JPA
8 6 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
8 6 (7.69%) HTML
8 6 (7.69%) Cocoa
9 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
9 5 (6.41%) PostGIS
10 4 (5.13%) Struts
10 4 (5.13%) JSP
10 4 (5.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Open Source
2 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.97%) iPad
2 7 (8.97%) iPhone
3 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.85%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
5 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Linux
2 13 (16.67%) CentOS
3 8 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.41%) Windows
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) UNIX
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Scrum
2 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (28.21%) TDD
4 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (21.79%) Test Automation
6 15 (19.23%) DevOps
7 14 (17.95%) Kanban
8 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (15.38%) User Stories
9 12 (15.38%) BDD
10 9 (11.54%) MVC
10 9 (11.54%) Test Strategy
11 8 (10.26%) Data Transformation
11 8 (10.26%) iOS Development
11 8 (10.26%) Integration Testing
12 6 (7.69%) SOA
13 4 (5.13%) Manual Testing
13 4 (5.13%) UML
13 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) Java
2 19 (24.36%) SQL
3 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.54%) Ruby
5 8 (10.26%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.13%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.85%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) BC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) vCloud
2 7 (8.97%) VirtualBox
3 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.13%) Docker
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.85%) vSphere
6 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (35.90%) Puppet
2 23 (29.49%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) VMware
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle
3 13 (16.67%) EMC
4 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.26%) Apple
6 5 (6.41%) ESRI
7 4 (5.13%) Tripwire
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco
8 2 (2.56%) IBM
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.56%) NetApp
8 2 (2.56%) Citrix
8 2 (2.56%) Hitachi
8 2 (2.56%) Brocade
9 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
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