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 29 September 2014 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank - 18 17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 1.64% 8.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.88% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.67 £34.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -13.29%
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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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 35.20% 27.87% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 10
Average daily rate £330 £318 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £354 £380
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 £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 September 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (83.33%) Portfolio Management
2 9 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 9 (75.00%) CMDB
3 8 (66.67%) GIS
3 8 (66.67%) SAP
4 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (58.33%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
5 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
7 2 (16.67%) RMADS
7 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) CMDB
2 8 (66.67%) GIS
3 2 (16.67%) RMADS
3 2 (16.67%) CESG
3 2 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Service Delivery
1 10 (83.33%) Portfolio Management
2 9 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (75.00%) Operations Management
3 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) UML
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
3 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (66.67%) SAP