The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 50 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 79 72 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.28% 2.80% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.55% 13.64% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 41
Median daily rate £425 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.76%
Web Services
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
508 528 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.12% 20.56% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 330 299
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +58.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 33 £400 +14.28% 12
Slough +13 16 £425 +13.33% 2
Newbury +16 14 £525 +50.00% 2
Bracknell -7 2 £298 -14.85%
Maidenhead -1 1 £500 +90.47% 2
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 71 (39.89%) Java
2 66 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
4 49 (27.53%) Linux
5 44 (24.72%) SQL
6 38 (21.35%) RESTful
7 36 (20.22%) XML
8 35 (19.66%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (19.10%) .NET
10 33 (18.54%) Oracle
10 33 (18.54%) REST
11 32 (17.98%) Python
12 29 (16.29%) SOAP
13 27 (15.17%) Puppet
14 26 (14.61%) logstash
14 26 (14.61%) HTML
14 26 (14.61%) Configuration Management
14 26 (14.61%) Graphite
15 25 (14.04%) JBoss
16 23 (12.92%) CSS
17 22 (12.36%) C#
17 22 (12.36%) Apache
17 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
17 22 (12.36%) HTTP
17 22 (12.36%) SSL
17 22 (12.36%) Degree
17 22 (12.36%) Computer Science
18 21 (11.80%) MySQL
19 20 (11.24%) Spring
19 20 (11.24%) Telecoms

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (14.04%) JBoss
2 22 (12.36%) Apache
3 15 (8.43%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (8.43%) OpenStack
3 15 (8.43%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.43%) WebLogic
4 14 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (7.30%) nginx
6 11 (6.18%) Node.js
7 9 (5.06%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.37%) Documentum
9 5 (2.81%) IIS
9 5 (2.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.25%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.12%) Confluence
12 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.56%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
2 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.37%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.69%) SAP MDM
4 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (1.12%) SAP BRIM
4 2 (1.12%) SAP Convergent Charging
4 2 (1.12%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.56%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.66%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.37%) Office 365
5 3 (1.69%) Boomi
6 2 (1.12%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (1.12%) Force.com
6 2 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.56%) GitHub
7 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.56%) Heroku
7 1 (0.56%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.36%) HTTP
1 22 (12.36%) SSL
2 18 (10.11%) LDAP
3 16 (8.99%) DNS
4 15 (8.43%) SMTP
5 14 (7.87%) Internet
6 6 (3.37%) VPN
7 4 (2.25%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.69%) Firewall
8 3 (1.69%) FTP
8 3 (1.69%) LAN
8 3 (1.69%) SSH
9 2 (1.12%) MPLS
9 2 (1.12%) PBX
9 2 (1.12%) SAN
9 2 (1.12%) VoIP
9 2 (1.12%) WAN
9 2 (1.12%) WLAN
10 1 (0.56%) 3G
10 1 (0.56%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.80%) MySQL
2 19 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.11%) Big Data
4 15 (8.43%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.49%) Riak
7 6 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.12%) GIS
11 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
12 1 (0.56%) MS Access
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
1 17 (9.55%) Maven
2 13 (7.30%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.62%) Cucumber
3 10 (5.62%) Selenium
3 10 (5.62%) Talend Open Studio
4 9 (5.06%) Ant
5 7 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.37%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.81%) JMeter
7 5 (2.81%) JUnit
7 5 (2.81%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.81%) Subversion
8 4 (2.25%) Hudson
8 4 (2.25%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.69%) JIRA
10 2 (1.12%) Build Forge
10 2 (1.12%) JBehave
10 2 (1.12%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.99%) Finance
3 6 (3.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.81%) Billing
5 4 (2.25%) French Language
5 4 (2.25%) German Language
5 4 (2.25%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.25%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (46.63%) Developer
2 24 (13.48%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (10.67%) Architect
5 18 (10.11%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (7.30%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.74%) .NET Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Integration Developer
8 12 (6.74%) VMware Engineer
8 12 (6.74%) VMware Support Engineer
9 11 (6.18%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (5.62%) Applications Support
10 10 (5.62%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 9 (5.06%) Consultant
11 9 (5.06%) Designer
11 9 (5.06%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.35%) RESTful
2 36 (20.22%) XML
3 34 (19.10%) .NET
4 33 (18.54%) REST
5 29 (16.29%) SOAP
6 26 (14.61%) HTML
7 23 (12.92%) CSS
8 20 (11.24%) Spring
9 16 (8.99%) J2EE
9 16 (8.99%) jQuery
10 14 (7.87%) Hibernate
10 14 (7.87%) LAMP
11 13 (7.30%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET
11 13 (7.30%) ELK Stack
11 13 (7.30%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (7.30%) MCollective
11 13 (7.30%) Sensu
12 11 (6.18%) JSON
13 10 (5.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.37%) CMDB
4 6 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.12%) DataPower
6 2 (1.12%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.12%) iPad
6 2 (1.12%) IVR
7 1 (0.56%) Blog
7 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.56%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (27.53%) Linux
2 15 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (7.30%) CentOS
3 13 (7.30%) Ubuntu
4 9 (5.06%) Unix
5 5 (2.81%) Windows
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.61%) Configuration Management
3 20 (11.24%) Scrum
3 20 (11.24%) Unit Testing
4 18 (10.11%) Migration
4 18 (10.11%) Workflow
5 17 (9.55%) DevOps
5 17 (9.55%) SOA
6 16 (8.99%) High Availability
6 16 (8.99%) SDLC
7 15 (8.43%) MVC
7 15 (8.43%) TDD
8 13 (7.30%) ETL
9 11 (6.18%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.18%) CRM
9 11 (6.18%) Data Migration
9 11 (6.18%) E-Commerce
10 10 (5.62%) ITIL
10 10 (5.62%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.89%) Java
2 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
3 44 (24.72%) SQL
4 32 (17.98%) Python
5 22 (12.36%) C#
6 14 (7.87%) Perl
7 13 (7.30%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.62%) Apex Code
8 10 (5.62%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.49%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.93%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.93%) Ruby
11 6 (3.37%) VBScript
12 5 (2.81%) C++
12 5 (2.81%) Groovy
13 4 (2.25%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.69%) VB
15 1 (0.56%) C
15 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (12.36%) Degree
2 11 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) SLA
2 10 (5.62%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.93%) QA
4 3 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (7.30%) qmail
1 13 (7.30%) Squid
2 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) vCloud
3 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (15.17%) Puppet
2 26 (14.61%) Graphite
2 26 (14.61%) logstash
3 14 (7.87%) Ansible
4 13 (7.30%) Cacti
4 13 (7.30%) collectd
4 13 (7.30%) Ganglia
4 13 (7.30%) Nagios
4 13 (7.30%) Terraform
4 13 (7.30%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.12%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.56%) MOM
7 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.56%) Netcool
7 1 (0.56%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 33 (18.54%) Oracle
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.99%) VMware
4 13 (7.30%) hybris
4 13 (7.30%) Splunk
5 11 (6.18%) BMC
5 11 (6.18%) Remedy
5 11 (6.18%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.62%) Talend
7 9 (5.06%) ATG
8 7 (3.93%) SAP
9 6 (3.37%) HP
9 6 (3.37%) IBM
10 5 (2.81%) Percussion
11 3 (1.69%) Dell
12 2 (1.12%) CA
12 2 (1.12%) Concur
12 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.12%) Sony
12 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
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