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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
London / City of London
Rank 36 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 160 113 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.46% 3.73% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 11.61% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 83 167
Median daily rate £475 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £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 £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
1067 973 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.38% 32.11% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 813 1227
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 £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 January 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 January 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.

1 180 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (37.60%) Java
3 130 (34.67%) TDD
4 109 (29.07%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (29.07%) JavaScript
5 106 (28.27%) Finance
6 105 (28.00%) Scrum
7 99 (26.40%) HTML
8 98 (26.13%) C#
9 94 (25.07%) SQL
9 94 (25.07%) REST
10 90 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (22.67%) .NET
12 77 (20.53%) MVC
12 77 (20.53%) Git (software)
13 76 (20.27%) SQL Server
14 73 (19.47%) CSS
15 70 (18.67%) RESTful
16 69 (18.40%) SOAP
17 65 (17.33%) AngularJS
18 61 (16.27%) BDD
18 61 (16.27%) DevOps
19 60 (16.00%) XML
19 60 (16.00%) Microsoft
20 59 (15.73%) Spring
21 52 (13.87%) Banking
21 52 (13.87%) Oracle
22 47 (12.53%) JSON
23 45 (12.00%) Web Development
23 45 (12.00%) Pair Programming

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 27 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.40%) IIS
3 23 (6.13%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (4.53%) Apache Spark
5 15 (4.00%) JBoss
6 13 (3.47%) Apache
7 12 (3.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (2.93%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.13%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.13%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.87%) CMS
10 7 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.33%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.07%) FileNet
12 4 (1.07%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.53%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.53%) Confluence
14 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (8.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.27%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.27%) RMDS
4 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (29.07%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.13%) IaaS
4 18 (4.80%) PaaS
5 17 (4.53%) GitHub
6 13 (3.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.67%) TestFlight
8 7 (1.87%) Force.com
9 5 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.07%) Office 365
11 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.53%) FinancialForce.com
12 2 (0.53%) G Suite
12 2 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.53%) Google Play
12 2 (0.53%) Route 53
12 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.40%) Internet
2 23 (6.13%) HTTP
3 7 (1.87%) DNS
3 7 (1.87%) VPN
4 6 (1.60%) LDAP
5 4 (1.07%) Firewall
5 4 (1.07%) SMTP
5 4 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.80%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.80%) SMS
7 2 (0.53%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.53%) FTP
7 2 (0.53%) Intranet
7 2 (0.53%) SNMP
7 2 (0.53%) SSL
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.27%) SSH
8 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.60%) MongoDB
3 30 (8.00%) Big Data
4 27 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (6.13%) MySQL
6 20 (5.33%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.80%) SQLite
8 17 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (4.27%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.93%) CouchDB
11 10 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.13%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.13%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 77 (20.53%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.47%) Jenkins
3 39 (10.40%) JIRA
4 25 (6.67%) Maven
5 24 (6.40%) Subversion
5 24 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (5.87%) Gradle
7 21 (5.60%) WebDriver
8 20 (5.33%) IntelliJ
9 19 (5.07%) Selenium
10 18 (4.80%) Mockito
11 15 (4.00%) Cucumber
12 13 (3.47%) JUnit
13 12 (3.20%) Vagrant
14 11 (2.93%) Ant
14 11 (2.93%) CruiseControl
14 11 (2.93%) Hudson
14 11 (2.93%) Moq
15 9 (2.40%) SoapUI
16 8 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (28.27%) Finance
2 52 (13.87%) Banking
3 15 (4.00%) Back Office
4 14 (3.73%) Retail
5 12 (3.20%) Marketing
6 9 (2.40%) Front Office
7 8 (2.13%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.33%) Games
10 4 (1.07%) Legal
10 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.80%) Advertising
11 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.53%) Law
13 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 253 (67.47%) Developer
2 68 (18.13%) Java Developer
3 50 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 42 (11.20%) Architect
5 32 (8.53%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.40%) C# Developer
6 24 (6.40%) Microsoft Developer
7 22 (5.87%) Full Stack Developer
8 21 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (5.60%) Software Developer
9 19 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
10 17 (4.53%) Analyst
11 16 (4.27%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 16 (4.27%) iOS Developer
11 16 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (3.73%) Angular Developer
12 14 (3.73%) Developer in Test
13 13 (3.47%) CRM Developer
13 13 (3.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (3.47%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (26.40%) HTML
2 94 (25.07%) REST
3 85 (22.67%) .NET
4 73 (19.47%) CSS
5 70 (18.67%) RESTful
6 69 (18.40%) SOAP
7 65 (17.33%) AngularJS
8 60 (16.00%) XML
9 59 (15.73%) Spring
10 47 (12.53%) JSON
11 42 (11.20%) HTML5
11 42 (11.20%) Node.js
12 38 (10.13%) jQuery
12 38 (10.13%) React
13 35 (9.33%) ASP.NET
14 31 (8.27%) J2EE
15 28 (7.47%) WCF
16 27 (7.20%) JSP
17 25 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (6.40%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.33%) Mobile App
2 19 (5.07%) User Experience
3 17 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.27%) Data Integration
5 14 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.73%) RIA
6 13 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.40%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (1.87%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.60%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.60%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.33%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.33%) Fintech
11 5 (1.33%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.33%) Mathematics
12 4 (1.07%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.80%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (0.80%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.47%) Linux
1 43 (11.47%) Windows
2 24 (6.40%) Unix
3 19 (5.07%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.20%) Android
5 8 (2.13%) CentOS
6 7 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (34.67%) TDD
3 105 (28.00%) Scrum
4 90 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 77 (20.53%) MVC
6 61 (16.27%) BDD
6 61 (16.27%) DevOps
7 45 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 45 (12.00%) SOA
7 45 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 45 (12.00%) Web Development
8 43 (11.47%) Open Source
8 43 (11.47%) Software Engineering
9 42 (11.20%) OO
10 39 (10.40%) CRM
11 38 (10.13%) High Availability
12 36 (9.60%) Front End Development
13 34 (9.07%) E-Commerce
14 33 (8.80%) Kanban
15 31 (8.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (37.60%) Java
2 109 (29.07%) JavaScript
3 98 (26.13%) C#
4 94 (25.07%) SQL
5 38 (10.13%) Python
6 30 (8.00%) Scala
7 25 (6.67%) PHP
8 19 (5.07%) Ruby
9 14 (3.73%) Apple Swift
9 14 (3.73%) Objective-C
10 13 (3.47%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.20%) ES6
11 12 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.93%) Perl
13 10 (2.67%) C
14 9 (2.40%) Apex Code
15 8 (2.13%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.87%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.60%) Go
17 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.53%) Degree
3 15 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.33%) ISEB
5 4 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.53%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CITP
7 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) MCSD
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.27%) QA
2 4 (1.07%) HL7
2 4 (1.07%) SDET
3 2 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.53%) WCAG
4 1 (0.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) MiFID
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 23 (6.13%) Docker
2 9 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) HDFS
3 2 (0.53%) NFS
3 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Gluster
4 1 (0.27%) iptables
4 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.27%) vCloud
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (7.47%) Puppet
2 20 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.53%) Ansible
4 15 (4.00%) MOM
5 13 (3.47%) Kubernetes
6 8 (2.13%) Terraform
7 3 (0.80%) Oozie
8 2 (0.53%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) Graphite
9 1 (0.27%) Kibana
9 1 (0.27%) logstash
9 1 (0.27%) Mesos
9 1 (0.27%) Packer
9 1 (0.27%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.27%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.27%) Salt
9 1 (0.27%) Sysdig
9 1 (0.27%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 60 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.87%) Oracle
3 22 (5.87%) New Relic
4 16 (4.27%) VMware
5 15 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.47%) IBM
6 13 (3.47%) MuleSoft
7 12 (3.20%) Google
8 9 (2.40%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.13%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.87%) Rackspace
10 7 (1.87%) Splunk
11 5 (1.33%) Adobe
11 5 (1.33%) WorldPay
12 4 (1.07%) Cognos
12 4 (1.07%) Lotus
12 4 (1.07%) OpenText
12 4 (1.07%) RedDot
12 4 (1.07%) Solace
12 4 (1.07%) Teradata
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £400 to £525 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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