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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 21 31 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.61% 2.58% 11.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.88% 5.88% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £435 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +33.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.29%
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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
32 68 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 34.78% 43.87% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 61 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) SAP
3 10 (52.63%) UML
3 10 (52.63%) CRM
3 10 (52.63%) SOA
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) GIS
3 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
3 10 (52.63%) Content Management
3 10 (52.63%) Manufacturing
3 10 (52.63%) CMS
3 10 (52.63%) Change Control
4 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (47.37%) Information Security
4 9 (47.37%) Workflow
4 9 (47.37%) ISEB
4 9 (47.37%) ISO 9000
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
4 9 (47.37%) C#
5 8 (42.11%) VB
5 8 (42.11%) ETL
5 8 (42.11%) Retail
5 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
5 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) ArchiMate
7 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (42.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (52.63%) Manufacturing
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
1 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) XHTML
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) PostGIS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) GIS
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Content Management
2 10 (52.63%) UML
2 10 (52.63%) CRM
2 10 (52.63%) SOA
2 10 (52.63%) Change Control
3 9 (47.37%) Information Security
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 9 (47.37%) Workflow
4 8 (42.11%) ETL
5 5 (26.32%) ArchiMate
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (5.26%) BDD
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
2 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO 9000
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SAP
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Veeam
2 1 (5.26%) Zerto