The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 37 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 52 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.27% 3.78% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.33% 15.75% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 5
Average daily rate
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£418 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.62% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £223 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
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 £35.50 £36.15 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.79% +6.32%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
269 254 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.07% 24.01% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 154 81
Average daily rate £339 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 39 £450 +40.62% 13
High Wycombe -2 4 £325 -5.79% 1
Newport Pagnell - 3 - - 1
Olney - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 33 (44.59%) .NET
2 31 (41.89%) C#
2 31 (41.89%) SQL
3 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.49%) Oracle
5 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
5 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET
7 23 (31.08%) HTML
8 22 (29.73%) WCF
9 21 (28.38%) MVC
10 20 (27.03%) Finance
10 20 (27.03%) Scrum
10 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
11 19 (25.68%) CSS
11 19 (25.68%) jQuery
12 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (21.62%) OO
13 15 (20.27%) XML
13 15 (20.27%) Middleware
14 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (17.57%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (17.57%) SOAP
15 12 (16.22%) Linux
15 12 (16.22%) Firewall
16 11 (14.86%) Internet
16 11 (14.86%) Windows
16 11 (14.86%) EAI
17 10 (13.51%) EJB
17 10 (13.51%) MySQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (8.11%) Documentum
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.05%) Confluence
5 2 (2.70%) SAS
5 2 (2.70%) Node.js
5 2 (2.70%) Drupal
5 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.35%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.11%) SaaS
3 5 (6.76%) Route 53
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Firewall
2 11 (14.86%) Internet
3 7 (9.46%) Extranet
3 7 (9.46%) Intranet
4 4 (5.41%) HTTP
5 3 (4.05%) SSL
5 3 (4.05%) AMQP
6 2 (2.70%) Network Security
6 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.35%) LDAP
7 1 (1.35%) SMS
7 1 (1.35%) X.500
7 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) MySQL
3 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.76%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.05%) Big Data
7 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.70%) OLAP
8 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.46%) JIRA
3 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.76%) Subversion
4 5 (6.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (4.05%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.05%) Gradle
6 3 (4.05%) Ant
6 3 (4.05%) JUnit
6 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.70%) Toad
7 2 (2.70%) Introscope
7 2 (2.70%) NUnit
7 2 (2.70%) Selenium
7 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.35%) Moq
8 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Retail
3 4 (5.41%) Automotive
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) Architect
3 14 (18.92%) .NET Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.51%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.59%) .NET
2 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 23 (31.08%) HTML
4 22 (29.73%) WCF
5 19 (25.68%) jQuery
5 19 (25.68%) CSS
6 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (20.27%) XML
7 15 (20.27%) Middleware
8 13 (17.57%) SOAP
8 13 (17.57%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (13.51%) EJB
9 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 7 (9.46%) Ajax
10 7 (9.46%) HTML5
10 7 (9.46%) J2EE
10 7 (9.46%) LAMP
10 7 (9.46%) WinForms
10 7 (9.46%) REST
10 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.11%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) Open Source
4 4 (5.41%) Social Media
5 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Linux
2 11 (14.86%) Windows
3 4 (5.41%) UNIX
3 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Debian
4 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) MVC
3 20 (27.03%) Scrum
4 16 (21.62%) OO
5 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.86%) EAI
7 10 (13.51%) TDD
7 10 (13.51%) Asset Management
8 8 (10.81%) Workflow
8 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.81%) UML
8 8 (10.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (8.11%) RUP
9 6 (8.11%) DSDM
9 6 (8.11%) Data Management
10 5 (6.76%) Project Planning
10 5 (6.76%) Process Management
10 5 (6.76%) System Testing
10 5 (6.76%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) C#
1 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
4 9 (12.16%) PHP
5 7 (9.46%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.11%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) Jython
8 2 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) Korn
8 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.35%) C
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) VBA
9 1 (1.35%) XQuery
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) VCP4
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.70%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.41%) TIBCO
3 4 (5.41%) Akamai
4 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Facebook
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.35%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) SumTotal
6 1 (1.35%) Saba
6 1 (1.35%) Telerik
6 1 (1.35%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) Adobe
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) Business Objects