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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 17 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 21 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.37% 12.08% 5.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.58% 29.05% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 10
Average daily rate £408 £380 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +68.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
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
79 148 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.47% 41.57% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 81 52
Average daily rate £380 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 21 (60.00%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 13 (37.14%) SOA
5 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
5 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 8 (22.86%) TDD
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
8 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (20.00%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) Apache CXF
8 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (20.00%) Kanban
8 7 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (20.00%) Ruby
8 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (17.14%) Linux
9 6 (17.14%) UML
9 6 (17.14%) EJB
9 6 (17.14%) SOAP
9 6 (17.14%) J2EE
9 6 (17.14%) MySQL
9 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
9 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (17.14%) Internet
9 6 (17.14%) Process Management
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) FTP
2 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 5 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (17.14%) MySQL
3 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) Gradle
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Mockito
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Web Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Applications Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web UI Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (20.00%) Apache CXF
2 6 (17.14%) EJB
2 6 (17.14%) J2EE
2 6 (17.14%) SOAP
3 5 (14.29%) RESTful
4 4 (11.43%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) WPF
6 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) JMS
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.71%) WinForms
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Scrum
2 13 (37.14%) SOA
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
4 7 (20.00%) BDD
4 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.00%) Kanban
5 6 (17.14%) Pair Programming
5 6 (17.14%) Process Management
5 6 (17.14%) UML
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (14.29%) Microservices
6 5 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Logistics
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) VB
4 3 (8.57%) VB6
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) GoldenSource
3 2 (5.71%) Siebel
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
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