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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 52 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.24% 1.84% 3.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.85% 6.72% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 30
Median daily rate £350 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +56.36%

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
203 268 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.73% 27.43% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 158 159
Median daily rate £350 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Milton Keynes -1 16 £350 -2.09% 2
High Wycombe - 1 £315 -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 27 (61.36%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) XML
3 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 15 (34.09%) RESTful
5 14 (31.82%) Gradle
5 14 (31.82%) XSLT
6 13 (29.55%) Spring
6 13 (29.55%) Maven
6 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (27.27%) Scrum
8 11 (25.00%) TDD
8 11 (25.00%) Groovy
8 11 (25.00%) Linux
8 11 (25.00%) CSS
8 11 (25.00%) HTML
8 11 (25.00%) IBM
8 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 10 (22.73%) C#
9 10 (22.73%) .NET
9 10 (22.73%) Oracle
9 10 (22.73%) Python
9 10 (22.73%) Grails
10 9 (20.45%) UML
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) Windows
11 8 (18.18%) SOAP
11 8 (18.18%) JMS
11 8 (18.18%) SOA
11 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) Drupal
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
1 3 (6.82%) SSL
2 2 (4.55%) AMQP
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) SMS
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) Big Data
2 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
2 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 14 (31.82%) Gradle
3 13 (29.55%) Maven
4 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.64%) Ant
5 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
6 5 (11.36%) Hudson
6 5 (11.36%) JIRA
7 3 (6.82%) JUnit
7 3 (6.82%) Mockito
7 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.55%) Introscope
8 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.55%) Spock
8 2 (4.55%) Subversion
9 1 (2.27%) Calabash
9 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.27%) Moq
9 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) XML
2 15 (34.09%) RESTful
3 14 (31.82%) XSLT
4 13 (29.55%) Spring
5 11 (25.00%) CSS
5 11 (25.00%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) .NET
6 10 (22.73%) Grails
7 8 (18.18%) Apache Camel
7 8 (18.18%) JMS
7 8 (18.18%) REST
7 8 (18.18%) SOAP
8 7 (15.91%) Java EE
8 7 (15.91%) Spring Integration
9 6 (13.64%) EJB
9 6 (13.64%) J2EE
10 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.82%) EDI
11 3 (6.82%) JDBC
11 3 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Clustering
1 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Android
5 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) UML
6 8 (18.18%) High Availability
6 8 (18.18%) SOA
6 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.91%) OO
7 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Low Latency
8 6 (13.64%) MapReduce
8 6 (13.64%) MVC
8 6 (13.64%) Open Source
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Microservices
10 4 (9.09%) SDLC
11 3 (6.82%) B2B
11 3 (6.82%) CRM
11 3 (6.82%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) Groovy
3 10 (22.73%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) Python
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.82%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) Jython
7 3 (6.82%) Korn
7 3 (6.82%) Scala
8 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
8 2 (4.55%) C
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) IBM
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) hybris
5 1 (2.27%) Pega
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO