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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 26 5 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 65 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.18% 17.29% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.98% 44.22% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 46 6
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£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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
91 147 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.58% 39.10% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 111 37
Average daily rate £350 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) Scrum
3 31 (68.89%) Java
4 30 (66.67%) SOAP
5 24 (53.33%) TDD
5 24 (53.33%) BDD
6 22 (48.89%) Linux
6 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (42.22%) RESTful
8 18 (40.00%) Oracle
9 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (35.56%) SOA
10 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
11 15 (33.33%) Cucumber
12 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
12 14 (31.11%) MySQL
12 14 (31.11%) Subversion
13 13 (28.89%) J2EE
13 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
14 11 (24.44%) HTML
14 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
14 11 (24.44%) EJB
14 11 (24.44%) OO
15 10 (22.22%) PHP
16 9 (20.00%) JUnit
16 9 (20.00%) Windows
16 9 (20.00%) UML
16 9 (20.00%) Spring
16 9 (20.00%) HTML5
16 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (17.78%) Apache
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (15.56%) JBoss
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (31.11%) MySQL
3 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) Big Data
7 1 (2.22%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
3 14 (31.11%) Subversion
4 9 (20.00%) JUnit
4 9 (20.00%) Selenium
5 8 (17.78%) Mockito
6 5 (11.11%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.67%) Hudson
7 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.67%) FitNesse
7 3 (6.67%) Maven
8 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
9 1 (2.22%) JIRA
9 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.22%) RSpec
9 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.44%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.22%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) SOAP
2 19 (42.22%) RESTful
3 13 (28.89%) J2EE
4 11 (24.44%) EJB
4 11 (24.44%) HTML
5 9 (20.00%) Spring
5 9 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (11.11%) OpenID
6 5 (11.11%) OAuth2
6 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) XML
6 5 (11.11%) SAML
7 4 (8.89%) REST
8 3 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (6.67%) .NET
8 3 (6.67%) Cocoa
9 2 (4.44%) JSON
9 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) Scrum
3 24 (53.33%) BDD
3 24 (53.33%) TDD
4 22 (48.89%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (35.56%) SOA
6 11 (24.44%) OO
7 9 (20.00%) UML
8 7 (15.56%) Process Management
8 7 (15.56%) Web Development
9 6 (13.33%) Change Control
9 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.11%) User Stories
10 5 (11.11%) Open Source
10 5 (11.11%) DevOps
10 5 (11.11%) SDLC
11 3 (6.67%) Coaching
11 3 (6.67%) iOS Development
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) Ruby
4 4 (8.89%) PHP5
5 3 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Apple
2 3 (6.67%) ESRI
2 3 (6.67%) WSO2
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Apigee
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