The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
London / City of London
Rank 35 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 152 134 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.13% 4.19% 4.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.49% 13.28% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 108 171
Median daily rate £488 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £368 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1049 1009 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.40% 31.56% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 854 1258
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 172 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (36.49%) TDD
3 121 (34.77%) Java
4 106 (30.46%) JavaScript
5 104 (29.89%) Finance
6 97 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
7 95 (27.30%) Scrum
7 95 (27.30%) C#
8 94 (27.01%) HTML
9 78 (22.41%) .NET
9 78 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (22.41%) REST
10 77 (22.13%) SQL
11 73 (20.98%) CSS
12 71 (20.40%) MVC
12 71 (20.40%) RESTful
13 69 (19.83%) SQL Server
14 65 (18.68%) Git (software)
15 64 (18.39%) AngularJS
16 57 (16.38%) SOAP
17 54 (15.52%) Microsoft
17 54 (15.52%) Banking
17 54 (15.52%) BDD
18 50 (14.37%) Unit Testing
19 49 (14.08%) Spring
20 48 (13.79%) XML
21 44 (12.64%) Windows
21 44 (12.64%) Web Development
21 44 (12.64%) DevOps
22 43 (12.36%) Jenkins

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 24 (6.90%) IIS
2 23 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (6.61%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.31%) Apache Spark
4 13 (3.74%) Apache
4 13 (3.74%) JBoss
5 12 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (3.16%) Anypoint
7 9 (2.59%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.01%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.72%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.72%) CMS
10 4 (1.15%) FileNet
10 4 (1.15%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.86%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.86%) Confluence
11 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (8.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (4.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.03%) IaaS
4 18 (5.17%) PaaS
5 11 (3.16%) GitHub
6 10 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (2.59%) TestFlight
8 5 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.44%) Office 365
9 4 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.15%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.57%) Force.com
11 2 (0.57%) Google Play
11 2 (0.57%) Route 53
11 2 (0.57%) SaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Akamai
12 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.47%) Internet
2 20 (5.75%) HTTP
3 7 (2.01%) LDAP
4 5 (1.44%) VPN
5 4 (1.15%) DNS
5 4 (1.15%) Firewall
6 3 (0.86%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.86%) SMTP
6 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.57%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.57%) Intranet
7 2 (0.57%) SNMP
7 2 (0.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.29%) AMQP
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.29%) DMZ
8 1 (0.29%) FTP
8 1 (0.29%) Network Security
8 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.06%) MongoDB
3 26 (7.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (6.03%) Big Data
5 18 (5.17%) Hadoop
5 18 (5.17%) MySQL
5 18 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.17%) SQLite
6 13 (3.74%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.87%) Apache Hive
7 10 (2.87%) CouchDB
8 9 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.30%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.15%) HBase
12 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 65 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 43 (12.36%) Jenkins
3 32 (9.20%) JIRA
4 25 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (6.32%) Maven
6 19 (5.46%) Mockito
6 19 (5.46%) WebDriver
7 16 (4.60%) Selenium
8 14 (4.02%) IntelliJ
8 14 (4.02%) Subversion
9 13 (3.74%) Gradle
9 13 (3.74%) JUnit
9 13 (3.74%) Moq
10 12 (3.45%) Ant
11 11 (3.16%) CruiseControl
11 11 (3.16%) Cucumber
11 11 (3.16%) Hudson
11 11 (3.16%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.59%) Vagrant
13 8 (2.30%) gulp
General
1 104 (29.89%) Finance
2 54 (15.52%) Banking
3 15 (4.31%) Back Office
4 14 (4.02%) Retail
5 8 (2.30%) Front Office
6 7 (2.01%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.44%) Marketing
9 4 (1.15%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 3 (0.86%) Games
10 3 (0.86%) Legal
10 3 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (68.10%) Developer
2 58 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 43 (12.36%) Senior Developer
4 38 (10.92%) Architect
5 29 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 26 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 23 (6.61%) C# Developer
8 22 (6.32%) Microsoft Developer
9 21 (6.03%) Software Developer
10 20 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (5.17%) iOS Developer
12 16 (4.60%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 16 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.31%) Angular Developer
13 15 (4.31%) Developer in Test
14 14 (4.02%) Android Developer
14 14 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 13 (3.74%) Lead Architect
16 11 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (27.01%) HTML
2 78 (22.41%) .NET
2 78 (22.41%) REST
3 73 (20.98%) CSS
4 71 (20.40%) RESTful
5 64 (18.39%) AngularJS
6 57 (16.38%) SOAP
7 49 (14.08%) Spring
8 48 (13.79%) XML
9 43 (12.36%) JSON
10 38 (10.92%) HTML5
10 38 (10.92%) React
11 33 (9.48%) ASP.NET
11 33 (9.48%) Node.js
12 31 (8.91%) jQuery
13 29 (8.33%) J2EE
14 26 (7.47%) WCF
15 25 (7.18%) Hibernate
16 24 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (6.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.03%) Mobile App
2 19 (5.46%) User Experience
3 15 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.31%) RIA
4 13 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.87%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.01%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.01%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.72%) Fintech
9 5 (1.44%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.44%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.86%) Derivative
10 3 (0.86%) iPad
10 3 (0.86%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.86%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.86%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (12.64%) Windows
2 37 (10.63%) Linux
3 21 (6.03%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.89%) Unix
5 15 (4.31%) Android
6 8 (2.30%) CentOS
7 7 (2.01%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (36.49%) TDD
3 95 (27.30%) Scrum
4 78 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (20.40%) MVC
6 54 (15.52%) BDD
7 50 (14.37%) Unit Testing
8 44 (12.64%) DevOps
8 44 (12.64%) Web Development
9 42 (12.07%) Open Source
10 40 (11.49%) SOA
11 38 (10.92%) Pair Programming
11 38 (10.92%) Software Engineering
12 37 (10.63%) OO
13 33 (9.48%) Front End Development
14 31 (8.91%) CRM
15 30 (8.62%) High Availability
16 29 (8.33%) E-Commerce
17 25 (7.18%) Automated Testing
18 24 (6.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 121 (34.77%) Java
2 106 (30.46%) JavaScript
3 95 (27.30%) C#
4 77 (22.13%) SQL
5 29 (8.33%) Python
6 22 (6.32%) Scala
7 18 (5.17%) PHP
8 16 (4.60%) Apple Swift
9 15 (4.31%) Objective-C
10 14 (4.02%) Ruby
11 11 (3.16%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.87%) ES6
13 8 (2.30%) Groovy
13 8 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.01%) Perl
14 7 (2.01%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.72%) C
16 4 (1.15%) Go
16 4 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (3.74%) Degree
1 13 (3.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.87%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.57%) ISEB
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.29%) CITP
4 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.32%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) HL7
3 3 (0.86%) SDET
4 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) IFRS
5 1 (0.29%) MiFID
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) SEPA
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (4.60%) Docker
2 8 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.57%) HDFS
4 1 (0.29%) Gluster
4 1 (0.29%) iptables
4 1 (0.29%) NFS
4 1 (0.29%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.29%) vCloud
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (5.75%) Puppet
2 16 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (4.02%) MOM
4 13 (3.74%) Ansible
5 9 (2.59%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.72%) Terraform
7 3 (0.86%) Oozie
8 2 (0.57%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.29%) Grafana
9 1 (0.29%) Graphite
9 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.29%) Kibana
9 1 (0.29%) logstash
9 1 (0.29%) Mesos
9 1 (0.29%) Nagios
9 1 (0.29%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.29%) Salt
9 1 (0.29%) Sysdig
9 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.21%) Oracle
3 18 (5.17%) New Relic
4 13 (3.74%) IBM
4 13 (3.74%) MuleSoft
5 11 (3.16%) VMware
6 8 (2.30%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.30%) TIBCO
7 7 (2.01%) Google
8 6 (1.72%) Adobe
8 6 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.44%) SAP
9 5 (1.44%) Splunk
10 4 (1.15%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.15%) Cognos
10 4 (1.15%) Lotus
10 4 (1.15%) OpenText
10 4 (1.15%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.15%) RedDot
10 4 (1.15%) WorldPay
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