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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 37 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 173 259 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.20% 4.43% 4.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 14.96% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 224 174
Median daily rate £488 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +2.85%
Web Services
London

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
1168 1731 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.12% 29.64% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1398 1347
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016, 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.

1 168 (49.41%) Java
2 167 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (37.35%) TDD
4 109 (32.06%) Finance
5 101 (29.71%) Amazon AWS
6 90 (26.47%) REST
7 81 (23.82%) HTML
8 79 (23.24%) JavaScript
9 77 (22.65%) XML
10 72 (21.18%) SQL
11 70 (20.59%) Linux
12 68 (20.00%) SOAP
13 65 (19.12%) Scrum
14 64 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (18.53%) C#
16 62 (18.24%) .NET
17 61 (17.94%) CSS
17 61 (17.94%) BDD
18 58 (17.06%) MongoDB
19 53 (15.59%) HTML5
19 53 (15.59%) DevOps
20 49 (14.41%) NoSQL
20 49 (14.41%) Git (software)
21 48 (14.12%) Software Engineering
21 48 (14.12%) MVC
22 47 (13.82%) Ruby
23 46 (13.53%) Banking
24 45 (13.24%) OO
25 44 (12.94%) Spring
25 44 (12.94%) JSON

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 22 (6.47%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 15 (4.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (3.82%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.24%) CMS
5 11 (3.24%) IIS
5 11 (3.24%) nginx
6 10 (2.94%) JBoss
7 9 (2.65%) Jetty
8 8 (2.35%) Apache
8 8 (2.35%) Apache Spark
8 8 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (2.06%) Mule
9 7 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.06%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.18%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.47%) MS Office
3 4 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Project
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 101 (29.71%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.12%) PaaS
4 13 (3.82%) Heroku
5 12 (3.53%) SaaS
6 9 (2.65%) TestFlight
7 7 (2.06%) GitHub
8 6 (1.76%) IaaS
9 5 (1.47%) Office 365
10 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.59%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.59%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.59%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.59%) Yammer
13 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.88%) HTTP
2 11 (3.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.06%) Internet
4 6 (1.76%) DNS
5 4 (1.18%) FTP
5 4 (1.18%) ICMP
5 4 (1.18%) Network Security
5 4 (1.18%) SAN
5 4 (1.18%) SNMP
5 4 (1.18%) VPN
6 3 (0.88%) Firewall
6 3 (0.88%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.59%) Intranet
7 2 (0.59%) IPsec
7 2 (0.59%) NAS
7 2 (0.59%) SSL
7 2 (0.59%) WAN
8 1 (0.29%) DMZ
8 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (17.06%) MongoDB
2 49 (14.41%) NoSQL
3 43 (12.65%) SQL Server
4 37 (10.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 35 (10.29%) MySQL
6 24 (7.06%) SQLite
7 23 (6.76%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.71%) Big Data
9 14 (4.12%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.94%) Apache Hive
10 10 (2.94%) Redis
10 10 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (2.65%) CouchDB
11 9 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.65%) Neo4j
12 8 (2.35%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.35%) Impala
13 7 (2.06%) Oracle Database
13 7 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 29 (8.53%) JUnit
4 23 (6.76%) Maven
5 21 (6.18%) Cucumber
6 19 (5.59%) Subversion
7 15 (4.41%) Gradle
7 15 (4.41%) Selenium
8 13 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (3.53%) JIRA
9 12 (3.53%) SpecFlow
10 10 (2.94%) IntelliJ
10 10 (2.94%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.65%) RSpec
12 8 (2.35%) Mocha
12 8 (2.35%) Mockito
12 8 (2.35%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.06%) Jasmine
13 7 (2.06%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.06%) Vagrant
General
1 109 (32.06%) Finance
2 46 (13.53%) Banking
3 9 (2.65%) Marketing
3 9 (2.65%) Retail
4 6 (1.76%) Advertising
4 6 (1.76%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.76%) Legal
5 5 (1.47%) Back Office
6 4 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (0.59%) Electronics
7 2 (0.59%) French Language
7 2 (0.59%) German Language
7 2 (0.59%) Law
7 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 215 (63.24%) Developer
2 90 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 44 (12.94%) Senior Developer
4 30 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 29 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (7.94%) Architect
7 24 (7.06%) C# Developer
8 21 (6.18%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.29%) Android Developer
9 18 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (4.71%) AWS Developer
10 16 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (4.41%) iOS Developer
12 13 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
12 13 (3.82%) Senior Android Developer
13 12 (3.53%) Analyst
14 11 (3.24%) Cloud Developer
14 11 (3.24%) Java Engineer
14 11 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
15 10 (2.94%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (26.47%) REST
2 81 (23.82%) HTML
3 77 (22.65%) XML
4 68 (20.00%) SOAP
5 62 (18.24%) .NET
6 61 (17.94%) CSS
7 53 (15.59%) HTML5
8 44 (12.94%) JSON
8 44 (12.94%) Spring
9 41 (12.06%) RESTful
10 40 (11.76%) Node.js
11 33 (9.71%) AngularJS
12 31 (9.12%) CSS3
13 30 (8.82%) ASP.NET
14 27 (7.94%) jQuery
15 24 (7.06%) JMS
16 22 (6.47%) Hibernate
17 21 (6.18%) J2EE
18 16 (4.71%) RabbitMQ
19 15 (4.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.65%) Mobile App
2 17 (5.00%) User Experience
3 10 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 6 (1.76%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.76%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.47%) IVR
6 5 (1.47%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.47%) STB
7 4 (1.18%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.18%) Fintech
7 4 (1.18%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.18%) New Media
7 4 (1.18%) W3C
8 3 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.88%) Cryptography
8 3 (0.88%) Life Science
9 2 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 70 (20.59%) Linux
2 23 (6.76%) Android
2 23 (6.76%) Windows
3 22 (6.47%) Unix
4 17 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.88%) CentOS
8 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.59%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.59%) VMS
9 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.59%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (37.35%) TDD
3 65 (19.12%) Scrum
4 64 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (17.94%) BDD
6 53 (15.59%) DevOps
7 48 (14.12%) MVC
7 48 (14.12%) Software Engineering
8 45 (13.24%) OO
9 43 (12.65%) Open Source
10 39 (11.47%) SOA
11 34 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 34 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 30 (8.82%) Kanban
12 30 (8.82%) Pair Programming
13 28 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
14 27 (7.94%) Front End Development
15 24 (7.06%) Web Development
16 23 (6.76%) SDLC
17 22 (6.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 168 (49.41%) Java
2 79 (23.24%) JavaScript
3 72 (21.18%) SQL
4 63 (18.53%) C#
5 47 (13.82%) Ruby
6 26 (7.65%) Python
7 19 (5.59%) Scala
8 18 (5.29%) Bash Shell
9 17 (5.00%) PHP
10 15 (4.41%) Objective-C
11 14 (4.12%) Go
12 10 (2.94%) Apple Swift
12 10 (2.94%) Perl
13 6 (1.76%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.76%) C
13 6 (1.76%) SOQL
13 6 (1.76%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.47%) XPath
15 4 (1.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.76%) ISEB
3 6 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.47%) Degree
5 4 (1.18%) CISSP
6 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.59%) CCNA
6 2 (0.59%) CEH
6 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.59%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.59%) MCSE
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.59%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.65%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.88%) SDET
3 2 (0.59%) HL7
3 2 (0.59%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.59%) MiFID
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) FATCA
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (5.88%) Docker
2 14 (4.12%) vSphere
3 7 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.76%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.88%) Varnish
6 2 (0.59%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.59%) NFS
6 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.29%) Firmware
7 1 (0.29%) HDFS
7 1 (0.29%) KVM
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.29%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.29%) SRDF
7 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (6.47%) Puppet
3 9 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 7 (2.06%) Ansible
4 7 (2.06%) Nagios
5 6 (1.76%) Packer
5 6 (1.76%) Terraform
6 3 (0.88%) Capistrano
6 3 (0.88%) Mesos
7 2 (0.59%) Consul
7 2 (0.59%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.59%) SCCM
8 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.29%) Control-M
8 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.29%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.29%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (10.29%) Oracle
2 29 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.24%) IBM
3 11 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.65%) Google
4 9 (2.65%) VMware
5 8 (2.35%) Cisco
5 8 (2.35%) New Relic
5 8 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.06%) Splunk
6 7 (2.06%) Sybase
7 6 (1.76%) Facebook
7 6 (1.76%) MuleSoft
7 6 (1.76%) Twitter
8 5 (1.47%) Informatica
8 5 (1.47%) NetApp
8 5 (1.47%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.47%) SAP
8 5 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.88%) Canoo
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