The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 38 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.38% 3.88% 3.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 22.54% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -20.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
Web Services
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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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 71 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.20% 17.23% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 57
Average daily rate £375 £320 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £398 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Swindon region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) XSD
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) WPF
6 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 5 (29.41%) XSLT
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (23.53%) JUnit
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) JDBC
7 4 (23.53%) JSP
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) OOD
7 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Spring
7 4 (23.53%) Ajax

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Architect
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) SOAP
3 6 (35.29%) XML
3 6 (35.29%) XSD
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) WPF
4 5 (29.41%) XSLT
5 4 (23.53%) Spring
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
5 4 (23.53%) JDBC
5 4 (23.53%) JSP
6 2 (11.76%) AppFabric
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) OOD
3 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) BPMN
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
5 4 (23.53%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) CISM
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Snort
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft