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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South East / Berkshire
Rank 50 35 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 109 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.04% 4.42% 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.46% 21.41% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 75 40
Median daily rate £410 £430 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +14.28%

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
401 509 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.05% 20.66% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 299 303
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -28 19 £425 -5.02% 17
Bracknell +2 6 - - 3
Newbury +1 3 - - 4
Maidenhead -2 2 - - 4
Slough -4 2 £363 -8.22% 2
Wokingham - 2 £500 - 3
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 52 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.69%) .NET
3 33 (25.78%) C#
3 33 (25.78%) TDD
4 32 (25.00%) SQL
4 32 (25.00%) SOAP
5 31 (24.22%) CSS
5 31 (24.22%) HTML
6 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
7 29 (22.66%) Java
8 27 (21.09%) Scrum
8 27 (21.09%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (20.31%) REST
10 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
10 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
11 22 (17.19%) CSS3
11 22 (17.19%) RESTful
11 22 (17.19%) HTML5
12 21 (16.41%) Node.js
13 20 (15.63%) AngularJS
13 20 (15.63%) XML
14 19 (14.84%) Oracle
14 19 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (13.28%) Jenkins
15 17 (13.28%) User Stories
15 17 (13.28%) SOA
16 16 (12.50%) OOP
16 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
16 16 (12.50%) Sass
16 16 (12.50%) LESS

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 10 (7.81%) Apache
1 10 (7.81%) Confluence
2 7 (5.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.69%) JBoss
3 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.13%) Documentum
5 4 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.34%) nginx
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.56%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.56%) CMS
7 2 (1.56%) IIS
7 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle BPEL
7 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.91%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (3.91%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (3.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (7.81%) Amazon Kinesis
4 10 (7.81%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (5.47%) SaaS
6 6 (4.69%) Office 365
7 3 (2.34%) IaaS
7 3 (2.34%) PaaS
8 2 (1.56%) CallidusCloud
8 2 (1.56%) GitHub
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.78%) Force.com
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) Internet
2 3 (2.34%) DNS
2 3 (2.34%) HTTP
2 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.56%) Firewall
3 2 (1.56%) FTP
3 2 (1.56%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.56%) SSH
3 2 (1.56%) SSL
3 2 (1.56%) Telnet
4 1 (0.78%) CTI
4 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.78%) VoIP
4 1 (0.78%) VPN
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.34%) GIS
5 3 (2.34%) MySQL
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.56%) MS Access
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.78%) Redis
7 1 (0.78%) Riak
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.28%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.72%) Gatling
2 15 (11.72%) Git (software)
3 13 (10.16%) JIRA
3 13 (10.16%) SoapUI
4 12 (9.38%) Selenium
5 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.69%) MSTest
7 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.13%) JUnit
9 3 (2.34%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.34%) NUnit
10 2 (1.56%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.56%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.56%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.56%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.78%) Grunt
11 1 (0.78%) NuGet
General
1 15 (11.72%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.91%) French Language
3 5 (3.91%) German Language
3 5 (3.91%) Italian Language
3 5 (3.91%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.13%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Electronics
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (10.16%) Analyst
2 13 (10.16%) Architect
2 13 (10.16%) Consultant
3 12 (9.38%) .NET Developer
3 12 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (8.59%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.03%) Test Analyst
6 6 (4.69%) C# Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.69%) ServiceNow Developer
6 6 (4.69%) Tester
6 6 (4.69%) Web Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Angular Developer
7 5 (3.91%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) Integration Developer
7 5 (3.91%) SQL Developer
7 5 (3.91%) WCF Developer
8 4 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.69%) .NET
2 32 (25.00%) SOAP
3 31 (24.22%) CSS
3 31 (24.22%) HTML
4 26 (20.31%) REST
5 22 (17.19%) CSS3
5 22 (17.19%) HTML5
5 22 (17.19%) RESTful
6 21 (16.41%) Node.js
7 20 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 20 (15.63%) XML
8 16 (12.50%) LESS
8 16 (12.50%) Sass
9 15 (11.72%) ASP.NET
10 12 (9.38%) JSON
10 12 (9.38%) WCF
11 10 (7.81%) Middleware
12 9 (7.03%) React
13 7 (5.47%) jQuery
13 7 (5.47%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.47%) CMDB
2 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.34%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.56%) Linked Data
5 2 (1.56%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.56%) Semantic Web
5 2 (1.56%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.59%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Unix
4 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.56%) Android
5 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (25.78%) TDD
3 27 (21.09%) Scrum
4 19 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (13.28%) SOA
5 17 (13.28%) User Stories
6 16 (12.50%) OOP
6 16 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 15 (11.72%) Kanban
8 14 (10.94%) Front End Development
8 14 (10.94%) Pair Programming
9 13 (10.16%) DevOps
9 13 (10.16%) Migration
9 13 (10.16%) SDLC
10 12 (9.38%) Service Management
10 12 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 12 (9.38%) Web Development
10 12 (9.38%) Workflow
11 11 (8.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) C#
2 32 (25.00%) SQL
3 30 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.66%) Java
5 8 (6.25%) C++
5 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.47%) PHP
6 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.47%) Python
7 6 (4.69%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.69%) VBScript
8 3 (2.34%) C
8 3 (2.34%) Perl
8 3 (2.34%) Ruby
9 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.56%) Cython
9 2 (1.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.56%) SPARQL
9 2 (1.56%) XPath
10 1 (0.78%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) SC Cleared
1 15 (11.72%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.03%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.78%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (0.78%) CISSP
3 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) ISEB
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.78%) PMP
3 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.78%) SANS
3 1 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.34%) Docker
3 2 (1.56%) vSphere
3 2 (1.56%) Xen
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) Kibana
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) logstash
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) QRadar
3 1 (0.78%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.78%) Terraform
3 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.84%) Oracle
3 10 (7.81%) ServiceNow
4 7 (5.47%) BMC
4 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.69%) Remedy
5 6 (4.69%) VMware
6 4 (3.13%) HP
7 3 (2.34%) CA
7 3 (2.34%) IBM
7 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.56%) Adobe
8 2 (1.56%) Callidus
8 2 (1.56%) Capita
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.56%) EMC
8 2 (1.56%) Jitterbit
8 2 (1.56%) NetApp
8 2 (1.56%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.56%) SAP
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