The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 6.25% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Web Services
Hertfordshire

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 St Albans region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 15.63% 31.82% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £325 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the St Albans region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSD
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) BPEL
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maximo
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) E-Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSD
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle