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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 66 51 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -26
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.07% 2.84% 5.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.69% 12.05% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 24
Average daily rate
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£386 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.84% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £220 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -
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
231 249 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.69% 23.58% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 142 99
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.15 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.72% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -15 17 £395 +21.53% 4
High Wycombe +7 5 £325 - 1
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 25 (43.10%) .NET
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 23 (39.66%) C#
3 22 (37.93%) SQL
4 19 (32.76%) HTML
5 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
6 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (29.31%) jQuery
7 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
8 14 (24.14%) XML
9 13 (22.41%) MVC
10 12 (20.69%) WinForms
10 12 (20.69%) Windows
10 12 (20.69%) WCF
11 11 (18.97%) Oracle
11 11 (18.97%) Finance
11 11 (18.97%) Scrum
12 10 (17.24%) CSS
12 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (15.52%) LINQ
13 9 (15.52%) Linux
13 9 (15.52%) Firewall
14 8 (13.79%) Java
14 8 (13.79%) VB.NET
14 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
14 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) nginx
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.72%) Documentum
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.34%) SaaS
3 5 (8.62%) Route 53
4 4 (6.90%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Firewall
2 5 (8.62%) Network Security
3 4 (6.90%) SSL
4 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (5.17%) Internet
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.45%) Extranet
5 2 (3.45%) Intranet
6 1 (1.72%) SMS
6 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) MySQL
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.72%) Base SAS
7 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.72%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.62%) JIRA
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.90%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
3 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Database Developer
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Quality Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Database Developer
5 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Designer
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Database Designer
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 19 (32.76%) HTML
3 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
4 17 (29.31%) jQuery
5 14 (24.14%) XML
6 12 (20.69%) WinForms
6 12 (20.69%) WCF
7 10 (17.24%) CSS
7 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (15.52%) LINQ
9 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (12.07%) Ajax
10 7 (12.07%) J2EE
11 6 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (8.62%) WPF
12 5 (8.62%) Java EE
12 5 (8.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) DTV
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) CentOS
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Debian
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) MVC
3 11 (18.97%) Scrum
4 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
5 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (8.62%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.17%) BDD
8 3 (5.17%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (5.17%) Web Development
8 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) EAI
8 3 (5.17%) SOA
8 3 (5.17%) UML
9 2 (3.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) C#
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.79%) Java
5 8 (13.79%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) XAML
9 1 (1.72%) Perl
9 1 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (1.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.72%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Varnish
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Zenoss
2 3 (5.17%) Nagios
3 1 (1.72%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) SumTotal
4 2 (3.45%) Saba
5 1 (1.72%) Telerik
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) HP
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