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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 61 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 49 82 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.47% 3.22% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.69% 16.53% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 44
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £347 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.12% -8.75%
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
419 496 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.11% 19.50% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 299 302
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 4
Median hourly rate £36.50 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -12 19 £401 -10.83% 3
Bracknell +8 7 £450 +50.00% 2
Wokingham - 3 £500 - 3
Slough -3 2 £506 +23.47%
Maidenhead +1 1 £400 +13.96% 2
Windsor -3 1 £525 +31.25%
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 49 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.27%) C#
2 36 (27.27%) SOAP
3 35 (26.52%) CSS
3 35 (26.52%) HTML
3 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
4 34 (25.76%) .NET
5 33 (25.00%) SQL
5 33 (25.00%) Java
6 32 (24.24%) TDD
7 28 (21.21%) REST
8 25 (18.94%) RESTful
9 24 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (18.18%) SOA
10 23 (17.42%) Scrum
11 22 (16.67%) Oracle
11 22 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 22 (16.67%) HTML5
11 22 (16.67%) CSS3
12 21 (15.91%) Node.js
12 21 (15.91%) AngularJS
12 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
13 20 (15.15%) XML
13 20 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (14.39%) Finance
15 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
15 18 (13.64%) DevOps
16 17 (12.88%) Software Engineering
17 16 (12.12%) Linux
17 16 (12.12%) OOP

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 11 (8.33%) Apache
1 11 (8.33%) Confluence
2 8 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.06%) JBoss
3 7 (5.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.27%) CMS
7 3 (2.27%) IIS
7 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.52%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.52%) nginx
8 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Oracle Receivables
1 8 (6.06%) Remedy AR System
1 8 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.58%) Amazon Kinesis
2 10 (7.58%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (7.58%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.30%) Office 365
5 3 (2.27%) PaaS
6 2 (1.52%) CallidusCloud
6 2 (1.52%) GitHub
6 2 (1.52%) IaaS
6 2 (1.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.76%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) Internet
2 5 (3.79%) HTTP
3 4 (3.03%) FTP
3 4 (3.03%) SSH
3 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.27%) DNS
4 3 (2.27%) Firewall
4 3 (2.27%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.27%) SSL
4 3 (2.27%) Telnet
5 2 (1.52%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.76%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.76%) LDAP
6 1 (0.76%) NAS
6 1 (0.76%) SAN
6 1 (0.76%) SNMP
6 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.76%) VPN
6 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.03%) MySQL
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.27%) GIS
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.52%) Big Data
7 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.52%) DB2
7 2 (1.52%) MS Access
7 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.36%) Gatling
3 14 (10.61%) JIRA
4 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
4 13 (9.85%) SoapUI
4 13 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (7.58%) MSTest
5 10 (7.58%) Selenium
6 8 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.03%) JUnit
7 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.27%) Maven
8 3 (2.27%) Subversion
9 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.52%) Hudson
9 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.52%) NUnit
9 2 (1.52%) Toad
10 1 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.06%) Marketing
4 5 (3.79%) French Language
4 5 (3.79%) German Language
4 5 (3.79%) Italian Language
4 5 (3.79%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.27%) Electronics
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (45.45%) Developer
2 18 (13.64%) Architect
3 13 (9.85%) Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.58%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Consultant
6 9 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 8 (6.06%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.30%) Tester
8 7 (5.30%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Lead Architect
9 6 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.79%) Angular Developer
10 5 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Remedy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.27%) SOAP
2 35 (26.52%) CSS
2 35 (26.52%) HTML
3 34 (25.76%) .NET
4 28 (21.21%) REST
5 25 (18.94%) RESTful
6 22 (16.67%) CSS3
6 22 (16.67%) HTML5
7 21 (15.91%) AngularJS
7 21 (15.91%) Node.js
8 20 (15.15%) XML
9 16 (12.12%) LESS
9 16 (12.12%) Sass
10 14 (10.61%) JSON
11 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET
12 12 (9.09%) WCF
13 10 (7.58%) Spring
14 9 (6.82%) Middleware
14 9 (6.82%) React
15 7 (5.30%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) CMDB
2 9 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.52%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.52%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.52%) Linked Data
5 2 (1.52%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Semantic Web
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.76%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.12%) Linux
2 12 (9.09%) Windows
3 10 (7.58%) Unix
4 8 (6.06%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.52%) Android
7 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.52%) CentOS
7 2 (1.52%) Solaris
8 1 (0.76%) AIX
8 1 (0.76%) Debian
8 1 (0.76%) Fedora
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.24%) TDD
3 24 (18.18%) SOA
4 23 (17.42%) Scrum
5 20 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (13.64%) DevOps
7 17 (12.88%) Software Engineering
8 16 (12.12%) Kanban
8 16 (12.12%) OOP
8 16 (12.12%) Performance Testing
8 16 (12.12%) User Stories
9 15 (11.36%) Pair Programming
9 15 (11.36%) Web Development
10 14 (10.61%) Data Modelling
10 14 (10.61%) Front End Development
10 14 (10.61%) OO
11 12 (9.09%) ITSM
11 12 (9.09%) Unit Testing
12 11 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
12 11 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.27%) C#
2 35 (26.52%) JavaScript
3 33 (25.00%) Java
3 33 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (7.58%) Bash Shell
5 9 (6.82%) Perl
6 8 (6.06%) C++
6 8 (6.06%) PHP
7 7 (5.30%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.55%) Python
8 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.55%) VBScript
9 2 (1.52%) Ruby
9 2 (1.52%) SPARQL
9 2 (1.52%) XPath
10 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.76%) Scala
10 1 (0.76%) SOQL
10 1 (0.76%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.76%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.76%) CISSP
4 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.76%) SANS
4 1 (0.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) SLA
2 5 (3.79%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.27%) Docker
2 3 (2.27%) Xen
3 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Puppet
2 6 (4.55%) CFEngine
3 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.76%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.76%) Kibana
5 1 (0.76%) logstash
5 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.76%) OpenView
5 1 (0.76%) QRadar
5 1 (0.76%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.76%) Terraform
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Oracle
2 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.85%) VMware
4 12 (9.09%) BMC
5 8 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.06%) Remedy
6 6 (4.55%) HP
7 5 (3.79%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.03%) Cisco
9 3 (2.27%) CA
9 3 (2.27%) EMC
9 3 (2.27%) IBM
9 3 (2.27%) NetApp
9 3 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.27%) SAP
10 2 (1.52%) Adobe
10 2 (1.52%) Callidus
10 2 (1.52%) Capita
10 2 (1.52%) Jitterbit
10 2 (1.52%) NetSuite