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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 8 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 44 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.37% 5.21% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.64% 21.74% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 1
Average daily rate
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£365 £250 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.00% -29.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -
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
111 69 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.74% 23.96% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 52 26
Average daily rate £355 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £36.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 100 (87.72%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (58.77%) Scrum
3 65 (57.02%) Java
4 55 (48.25%) Jenkins
5 52 (45.61%) RESTful
6 48 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (41.23%) TDD
8 44 (38.60%) Cucumber
9 41 (35.96%) Puppet
10 35 (30.70%) Maven
11 33 (28.95%) Vagrant
12 32 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
13 30 (26.32%) Subversion
13 30 (26.32%) SOAP
14 29 (25.44%) Apache
15 28 (24.56%) Linux
15 28 (24.56%) Selenium
16 26 (22.81%) Spring
16 26 (22.81%) BDD
17 25 (21.93%) SQL
17 25 (21.93%) Internet
18 24 (21.05%) JUnit
19 23 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
19 23 (20.18%) JSON
20 21 (18.42%) J2EE
21 20 (17.54%) Kanban
21 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
22 19 (16.67%) Mockito
22 19 (16.67%) Hibernate
22 19 (16.67%) MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (25.44%) Apache
2 10 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (7.02%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.39%) CMS
6 4 (3.51%) TeamSite
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (2.63%) Confluence
8 2 (1.75%) JBoss
9 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.07%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (9.65%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.93%) Internet
2 12 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (48.25%) Jenkins
2 44 (38.60%) Cucumber
3 35 (30.70%) Maven
4 30 (26.32%) Subversion
5 28 (24.56%) Selenium
6 24 (21.05%) JUnit
7 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
8 19 (16.67%) Mockito
9 17 (14.91%) Eclipse
10 16 (14.04%) JIRA
11 13 (11.40%) FitNesse
12 9 (7.89%) RSpec
12 9 (7.89%) SoapUI
12 9 (7.89%) SpecFlow
13 7 (6.14%) LoadRunner
13 7 (6.14%) JMeter
14 3 (2.63%) Ant
14 3 (2.63%) PHPUnit
14 3 (2.63%) Hudson
15 1 (0.88%) Grunt
General
1 6 (5.26%) Turkish Language
2 3 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (42.98%) Developer
2 22 (19.30%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (19.30%) Architect
3 19 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) iOS Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.39%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (3.51%) J2EE Architect
9 4 (3.51%) J2EE Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (45.61%) RESTful
2 30 (26.32%) SOAP
3 26 (22.81%) Spring
4 23 (20.18%) JSON
5 21 (18.42%) J2EE
6 19 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 16 (14.04%) Spring MVC
8 15 (13.16%) .NET
9 14 (12.28%) JPA
9 14 (12.28%) PostGIS
9 14 (12.28%) Ajax
10 13 (11.40%) XML
10 13 (11.40%) REST
11 11 (9.65%) CSS
11 11 (9.65%) Cocoa
11 11 (9.65%) Cocoa Touch
12 5 (4.39%) jQuery
13 4 (3.51%) XSLT
13 4 (3.51%) HTML
13 4 (3.51%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Open Source
2 11 (9.65%) Algorithms
3 10 (8.77%) iPad
3 10 (8.77%) iPhone
4 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.14%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.26%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.63%) GIS
9 2 (1.75%) W3C
10 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.88%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.56%) Linux
2 13 (11.40%) Apple iOS
3 12 (10.53%) CentOS
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (87.72%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (58.77%) Scrum
3 48 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (41.23%) TDD
5 26 (22.81%) BDD
6 20 (17.54%) Kanban
7 19 (16.67%) MVC
8 18 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 13 (11.40%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.40%) iOS Development
10 11 (9.65%) SOA
10 11 (9.65%) DevOps
11 10 (8.77%) User Stories
12 9 (7.89%) Web Development
13 6 (5.26%) Test Strategy
13 6 (5.26%) ERP
13 6 (5.26%) OO
13 6 (5.26%) Integration Testing
13 6 (5.26%) BPEL
14 5 (4.39%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.02%) Java
2 25 (21.93%) SQL
3 14 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 13 (11.40%) Objective-C
5 10 (8.77%) C#
6 9 (7.89%) PHP
7 6 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.26%) Ruby
7 6 (5.26%) PHP5
8 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.63%) Python
10 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) BC Cleared
1 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.75%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) VirtualBox
2 7 (6.14%) vCloud
3 6 (5.26%) Docker
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (35.96%) Puppet
2 33 (28.95%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.51%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) VMware
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle
3 13 (11.40%) Apple
4 11 (9.65%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.89%) EMC
6 5 (4.39%) ESRI
7 4 (3.51%) Tripwire
8 3 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (0.88%) Google
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