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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.21% 3.32% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 17.86% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 21
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£499 £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £401 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.88 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -0.36%
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Wiltshire

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
65 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.05% 18.60% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 55
Average daily rate £375 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) XSLT
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
5 6 (27.27%) Ajax
5 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
6 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 4 (18.18%) Spring
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
7 4 (18.18%) JSP
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
8 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (13.64%) Change Management
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (18.18%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (13.64%) iPlanet
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.55%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.55%) Force.com
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (13.64%) Hudson
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) XSLT
2 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
4 6 (27.27%) Ajax
4 6 (27.27%) CSS
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) JSP
6 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (13.64%) JDBC
6 3 (13.64%) LINQ
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) HTML5
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) zOS
2 3 (13.64%) AIX
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) TDD
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Security
3 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (13.64%) OOD
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) B2C
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) XQuery
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Eloqua