The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Taunton region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 31 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.83% 1.32% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.91% 23.68% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 7
Average daily rate £378 £310 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £350 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Somerset

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (44.44%) CMDB
2 4 (44.44%) GIS
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) MobileIron
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) WordPress
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) GIS
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) BPEL
5 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) MobileIron
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Wyse
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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