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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 54 56 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 72 86 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.88% 3.07% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.66% 14.26% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 37
Median daily rate £400 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £78.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
491 603 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.62% 21.50% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 375 315
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 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.03% +74.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 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 3 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 -5 30 £408 - 11
Newbury +22 14 £444 +20.33% 2
Slough +8 14 £460 +22.66% 1
Maidenhead +3 3 £313 -
Bracknell -3 2 £298 -14.85% 2
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 (39.23%) Java
2 67 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (26.52%) SQL
3 48 (26.52%) Linux
4 44 (24.31%) JavaScript
5 38 (20.99%) RESTful
6 37 (20.44%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (19.89%) .NET
7 36 (19.89%) XML
8 34 (18.78%) REST
9 33 (18.23%) Oracle
10 32 (17.68%) Python
11 31 (17.13%) SOAP
12 27 (14.92%) Puppet
13 26 (14.36%) Configuration Management
13 26 (14.36%) logstash
13 26 (14.36%) Graphite
14 25 (13.81%) Microsoft
15 24 (13.26%) JBoss
15 24 (13.26%) Degree
16 23 (12.71%) SQL Server
16 23 (12.71%) HTTP
17 22 (12.15%) MySQL
17 22 (12.15%) Apache
18 21 (11.60%) C#
18 21 (11.60%) HTML
18 21 (11.60%) SSL
19 20 (11.05%) CSS
19 20 (11.05%) Telecoms
19 20 (11.05%) Scrum

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 24 (13.26%) JBoss
2 22 (12.15%) Apache
3 16 (8.84%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (8.29%) OpenStack
4 15 (8.29%) Tomcat
4 15 (8.29%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.73%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (7.18%) nginx
7 11 (6.08%) Node.js
8 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.76%) IIS
9 5 (2.76%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.21%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.10%) Confluence
11 2 (1.10%) Documentum
11 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.66%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (7.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (4.42%) Remedy AR System
3 7 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.66%) SAP MDM
5 2 (1.10%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (1.10%) SAP BRIM
5 2 (1.10%) SAP Convergent Charging
5 2 (1.10%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.55%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.55%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.44%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.76%) Office 365
5 3 (1.66%) Boomi
5 3 (1.66%) Force.com
6 2 (1.10%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (1.10%) GitHub
6 2 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.55%) Heroku
7 1 (0.55%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.55%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.55%) PaaS
7 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.71%) HTTP
2 21 (11.60%) SSL
3 18 (9.94%) LDAP
4 16 (8.84%) DNS
5 15 (8.29%) SMTP
6 12 (6.63%) Internet
7 4 (2.21%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.66%) FTP
8 3 (1.66%) SSH
8 3 (1.66%) VPN
9 2 (1.10%) SAN
10 1 (0.55%) 3G
10 1 (0.55%) 802.15
10 1 (0.55%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.55%) DHCP
10 1 (0.55%) Firewall
10 1 (0.55%) LAN
10 1 (0.55%) RNC
10 1 (0.55%) SNMP
10 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.15%) MySQL
3 19 (10.50%) Big Data
4 15 (8.29%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.52%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.42%) Riak
7 6 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.76%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.66%) MS Access
9 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.10%) GIS
10 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.10%) Power BI
10 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.55%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
2 17 (9.39%) Maven
3 13 (7.18%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.08%) Talend Open Studio
5 10 (5.52%) Ant
6 8 (4.42%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.42%) Selenium
7 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.76%) JUnit
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (2.76%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.76%) Subversion
9 4 (2.21%) Hudson
9 4 (2.21%) JMeter
9 4 (2.21%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.66%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.66%) JIRA
10 3 (1.66%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.10%) MSTest
11 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (11.05%) Telecoms
2 15 (8.29%) Finance
3 5 (2.76%) Billing
3 5 (2.76%) Retail
4 4 (2.21%) French Language
4 4 (2.21%) German Language
4 4 (2.21%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.21%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (48.07%) Developer
2 24 (13.26%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.05%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (9.94%) AWS Engineer
5 16 (8.84%) Architect
6 14 (7.73%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.18%) .NET Developer
7 13 (7.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.18%) Integration Developer
7 13 (7.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (7.18%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.63%) SQL Developer
8 12 (6.63%) VMware Engineer
8 12 (6.63%) VMware Support Engineer
9 11 (6.08%) Consultant
9 11 (6.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (5.52%) Applications Support
10 10 (5.52%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 9 (4.97%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.99%) RESTful
2 36 (19.89%) .NET
2 36 (19.89%) XML
3 34 (18.78%) REST
4 31 (17.13%) SOAP
5 21 (11.60%) HTML
6 20 (11.05%) CSS
7 19 (10.50%) Spring
8 15 (8.29%) J2EE
9 14 (7.73%) jQuery
9 14 (7.73%) LAMP
10 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET
10 13 (7.18%) ELK Stack
10 13 (7.18%) Hibernate
10 13 (7.18%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (7.18%) MCollective
10 13 (7.18%) Sensu
11 12 (6.63%) JSON
12 11 (6.08%) AngularJS
13 10 (5.52%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.18%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.42%) CMDB
4 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.66%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.10%) DataPower
6 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.10%) iPad
6 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Blog
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
7 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.52%) Linux
2 15 (8.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (7.18%) CentOS
3 13 (7.18%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.97%) Unix
5 8 (4.42%) Windows
6 1 (0.55%) AIX
6 1 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.02%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.36%) Configuration Management
3 20 (11.05%) Scrum
4 18 (9.94%) DevOps
5 17 (9.39%) SDLC
5 17 (9.39%) Unit Testing
6 16 (8.84%) High Availability
7 15 (8.29%) Migration
7 15 (8.29%) SOA
8 14 (7.73%) ETL
8 14 (7.73%) MVC
8 14 (7.73%) Workflow
9 13 (7.18%) ITIL
9 13 (7.18%) TDD
10 12 (6.63%) CRM
10 12 (6.63%) Data Migration
10 12 (6.63%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.63%) ITSM
11 11 (6.08%) Business Continuity
11 11 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.23%) Java
2 48 (26.52%) SQL
3 44 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (17.68%) Python
5 21 (11.60%) C#
6 14 (7.73%) Perl
7 13 (7.18%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.52%) Apex Code
8 10 (5.52%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.97%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.97%) Ruby
10 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.76%) C++
11 5 (2.76%) VBScript
12 4 (2.21%) Groovy
12 4 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.66%) VB
14 1 (0.55%) C
14 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (13.26%) Degree
2 9 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.18%) SLA
2 11 (6.08%) QA
3 10 (5.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (7.18%) qmail
1 13 (7.18%) Squid
2 6 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.55%) Docker
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.55%) vCloud
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (14.92%) Puppet
2 26 (14.36%) Graphite
2 26 (14.36%) logstash
3 14 (7.73%) Ansible
4 13 (7.18%) Cacti
4 13 (7.18%) collectd
4 13 (7.18%) Ganglia
4 13 (7.18%) Nagios
4 13 (7.18%) Terraform
4 13 (7.18%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.10%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.55%) MOM
7 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.55%) Netcool
7 1 (0.55%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.55%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 33 (18.23%) Oracle
2 25 (13.81%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.84%) VMware
4 13 (7.18%) BMC
4 13 (7.18%) Remedy
4 13 (7.18%) Splunk
5 12 (6.63%) hybris
6 11 (6.08%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (6.08%) Talend
7 9 (4.97%) SAP
8 8 (4.42%) ATG
9 7 (3.87%) HP
9 7 (3.87%) IBM
10 4 (2.21%) Percussion
11 3 (1.66%) Dell
11 3 (1.66%) Sony
11 3 (1.66%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.10%) CA
12 2 (1.10%) Citrix
12 2 (1.10%) Red Hat