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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 27 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.57% 5.48% 6.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.39% 23.47% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £470 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.21% +7.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
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
46 98 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.79% 23.33% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 67 45
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 11 (52.38%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) XSLT
4 8 (38.10%) JSP
4 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Spring
4 8 (38.10%) Ajax
4 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC
5 7 (33.33%) JUnit
5 7 (33.33%) JDBC
5 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (33.33%) OOD
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) IIS
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) AIX
8 3 (14.29%) Solaris
8 3 (14.29%) SOA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) iPlanet
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.76%) SOA Architect
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) XSLT
2 8 (38.10%) JSP
2 8 (38.10%) Spring
2 8 (38.10%) Ajax
2 8 (38.10%) Spring MVC
3 7 (33.33%) JDBC
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) WebCenter
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) AppFabric
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) MVC
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (33.33%) OOD
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Data Security
6 1 (4.76%) BPMN
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB6
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) TrustSec
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire