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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 27 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 21 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.27% 6.21% 18.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.36% 23.33% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 44
Median daily rate £300 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
44 90 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.00% 26.63% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 66 98
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 4 (30.77%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) WordPress
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Blog
5 3 (23.08%) Symfony
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Subversion
5 3 (23.08%) LAMP
5 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) MSI
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) WiX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) webMethods Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) REST
2 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP
3 3 (23.08%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (23.08%) Symfony
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
5 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) Lucene
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Database Security
5 1 (7.69%) Full Text Search
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) DevExpress
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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