The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 14.58% 17.78% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.84% 39.02% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 1
Average daily rate £425 £638 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
Web Services
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 39.58% 45.56% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 19
Average daily rate £425 £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £725 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 6 (42.86%) CMS
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) EPiServer
4 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) EPiServer CMS
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Content Management
6 3 (21.43%) QGIS
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) PostGIS
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) GIS
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Web Design
7 2 (14.29%) Big Data

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (42.86%) CMS
2 5 (35.71%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
1 3 (21.43%) QGIS
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) GitLab
1 1 (7.14%) Gradle
1 1 (7.14%) JBehave
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) EPiServer Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) GIS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Design Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) PostGIS
5 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) OOD
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) EPiServer
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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