The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 16 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.41% 4.82% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 33.33% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £375 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -24.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Web Services
London

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 Uxbridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.08% 14.46% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 11
Average daily rate £328 £350 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +36.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Web Services
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible