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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 52 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.34% 4.20% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.01% 16.29% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £428 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -9.43%
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
207 264 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.72% 25.81% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 149 111
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -2 21 £375 +15.38% 8
High Wycombe - 6 £350 -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - - 2
Aylesbury - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (41.27%) SQL
2 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 22 (34.92%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.75%) .NET
4 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.16%) WebSphere
6 18 (28.57%) Finance
7 17 (26.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (25.40%) J2EE
8 16 (25.40%) C#
9 15 (23.81%) CSS
9 15 (23.81%) Windows
10 14 (22.22%) jQuery
11 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 11 (17.46%) SOAP
12 11 (17.46%) OO
12 11 (17.46%) Linux
13 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
13 10 (15.87%) UNIX
13 10 (15.87%) XML
13 10 (15.87%) MVC
13 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.87%) Unit Testing
14 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (14.29%) Spring
14 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 8 (12.70%) SSL
15 8 (12.70%) JBoss

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (30.16%) WebSphere
2 17 (26.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (12.70%) JBoss
4 5 (7.94%) Apache
5 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.76%) nginx
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.59%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) SAS
7 1 (1.59%) CMS
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Route 53
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) SSL
2 5 (7.94%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) LDAP
3 4 (6.35%) HTTP
3 4 (6.35%) Network Security
4 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) DTS
4 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) DB2
5 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.59%) OLAP
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.35%) Introscope
2 4 (6.35%) Subversion
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) MyEclipse
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Automotive
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Front Office
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Database Developer
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Quality Manager
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Database Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Deployment Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Designer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 20 (31.75%) .NET
3 16 (25.40%) J2EE
4 15 (23.81%) CSS
5 14 (22.22%) jQuery
6 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 11 (17.46%) SOAP
8 10 (15.87%) XML
9 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (14.29%) Spring
10 8 (12.70%) WCF
10 8 (12.70%) JSP
10 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
10 8 (12.70%) WinForms
11 6 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (9.52%) LINQ
11 6 (9.52%) Java EE
12 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.35%) JNDI
12 4 (6.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) CMDB
3 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.59%) DTV
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Linux
3 10 (15.87%) UNIX
4 3 (4.76%) Debian
4 3 (4.76%) CentOS
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.59%) zOS
5 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) OO
2 10 (15.87%) MVC
2 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) Unit Testing
3 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (7.94%) High Availability
3 5 (7.94%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Change Management
4 4 (6.35%) Scrum
4 4 (6.35%) Web Development
4 4 (6.35%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (4.76%) Load Testing
5 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.17%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) SQL
2 22 (34.92%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) C#
5 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 4 (6.35%) Python
7 4 (6.35%) Jython
7 4 (6.35%) Korn
7 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) VB
10 1 (1.59%) XAML
10 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.59%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.76%) Varnish
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) CA Wily
2 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Nagios
2 3 (4.76%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) IBM
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) BMC
5 1 (1.59%) CA
5 1 (1.59%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) SumTotal
5 1 (1.59%) Saba
5 1 (1.59%) Telerik
5 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
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