The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the St Albans region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - 15.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 6.67% 18.75% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Average daily rate £288 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Hertfordshire

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 21 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle