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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 73 57 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.66% 4.77% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.46% 19.79% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 24
Average daily rate
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£438 £339 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.15% -20.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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
325 288 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.21% 24.12% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 166 135
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 49 £450 +23.28% 9
High Wycombe +4 8 £363 +22.88%
Aylesbury - 5 £288 - 1
Buckingham - 1 - -
Newport Pagnell - 1 - - 1
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 50 (44.64%) SQL
2 45 (40.18%) HTML
3 41 (36.61%) CSS
4 40 (35.71%) C#
5 38 (33.93%) .NET
6 34 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 34 (30.36%) XML
7 30 (26.79%) Oracle
7 30 (26.79%) MVC
8 29 (25.89%) Java
8 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (25.89%) Unit Testing
9 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 27 (24.11%) WCF
11 23 (20.54%) Scrum
11 23 (20.54%) OO
12 22 (19.64%) Middleware
12 22 (19.64%) Finance
13 21 (18.75%) SOAP
14 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (16.07%) T-SQL
15 18 (16.07%) jQuery
16 17 (15.18%) Content Management
16 17 (15.18%) ITIL
16 17 (15.18%) Firewall
17 16 (14.29%) Workflow
17 16 (14.29%) Windows
17 16 (14.29%) EAI
18 15 (13.39%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (12.50%) CMS
2 12 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (5.36%) Documentum
5 5 (4.46%) SAS
5 5 (4.46%) IIS
6 4 (3.57%) Confluence
6 4 (3.57%) Apache
6 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.68%) Node.js
7 3 (2.68%) JBoss
8 2 (1.79%) Drupal
8 2 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.89%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Google Checkout
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Firewall
2 12 (10.71%) Internet
3 8 (7.14%) SSL
4 7 (6.25%) Intranet
4 7 (6.25%) Extranet
5 6 (5.36%) HTTP
6 4 (3.57%) AMQP
6 4 (3.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.57%) LDAP
6 4 (3.57%) LAN
6 4 (3.57%) WAN
6 4 (3.57%) SMTP
6 4 (3.57%) DHCP
6 4 (3.57%) VPN
6 4 (3.57%) DNS
6 4 (3.57%) SAN
6 4 (3.57%) X.500
6 4 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.04%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.36%) MySQL
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.46%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (4.46%) OLAP
6 5 (4.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.57%) Big Data
8 3 (2.68%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Visual Studio
1 13 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.04%) JIRA
3 7 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.36%) Subversion
5 5 (4.46%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.57%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.57%) Ant
6 4 (3.57%) JUnit
6 4 (3.57%) Introscope
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (3.57%) Gradle
6 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.79%) NUnit
8 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.79%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.79%) Selenium
8 2 (1.79%) Toad
9 1 (0.89%) Moq
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Automotive
4 4 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (64.29%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Architect
3 19 (16.96%) Web Developer
4 17 (15.18%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 12 (10.71%) ServiceNow Developer
7 11 (9.82%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Digital Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.46%) SAS Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Systems Architect
12 4 (3.57%) Web Architect
12 4 (3.57%) Consultant
12 4 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Technical Analyst
13 3 (2.68%) Senior Web Developer
14 2 (1.79%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.18%) HTML
2 41 (36.61%) CSS
3 38 (33.93%) .NET
4 34 (30.36%) XML
5 28 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 27 (24.11%) WCF
7 22 (19.64%) Middleware
8 21 (18.75%) SOAP
9 20 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (16.07%) jQuery
11 15 (13.39%) .NET Framework
12 13 (11.61%) REST
12 13 (11.61%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (10.71%) Ajax
14 11 (9.82%) EJB
15 10 (8.93%) J2EE
15 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
16 8 (7.14%) HTML5
16 8 (7.14%) SAML
16 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) CMDB
2 12 (10.71%) Client/Server
3 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.14%) Clustering
5 6 (5.36%) Replication
5 6 (5.36%) Open Source
5 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.36%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.57%) Social Media
6 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.79%) User Experience
9 1 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Linux
3 6 (5.36%) UNIX
4 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.68%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) MVC
2 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.89%) Unit Testing
3 23 (20.54%) Scrum
3 23 (20.54%) OO
4 17 (15.18%) Content Management
4 17 (15.18%) ITIL
5 16 (14.29%) Workflow
5 16 (14.29%) EAI
6 14 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
6 14 (12.50%) ITSM
7 13 (11.61%) SOA
7 13 (11.61%) Service Management
7 13 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.71%) TDD
9 11 (9.82%) UML
10 10 (8.93%) Asset Management
10 10 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.14%) System Testing
11 8 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.64%) SQL
2 40 (35.71%) C#
3 34 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.89%) Java
5 18 (16.07%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.93%) Python
7 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.46%) PHP
9 4 (3.57%) Jython
9 4 (3.57%) Korn
9 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.57%) Perl
9 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.68%) C++
11 1 (0.89%) XQuery
11 1 (0.89%) C
11 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) VBA
11 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) SAS Certification
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) XenApp
2 4 (3.57%) XenDesktop
2 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Zenoss
1 4 (3.57%) CA Wily
1 4 (3.57%) Nagios
1 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
1 4 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (26.79%) Oracle
2 14 (12.50%) HP
2 14 (12.50%) BMC
2 14 (12.50%) CA
2 14 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.36%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.57%) AppSense
5 4 (3.57%) VMware
5 4 (3.57%) Google
5 4 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.57%) IBM
5 4 (3.57%) Citrix
5 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.57%) Akamai
5 4 (3.57%) Splunk
6 3 (2.68%) PayPal
6 3 (2.68%) Coremetrics
7 2 (1.79%) SAP
7 2 (1.79%) Adobe
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