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 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 34 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 194 258 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.67% 4.35% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.90% 14.40% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 220 179
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.71%
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
1220 1792 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.66% 30.23% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1461 1267
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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.

1 177 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (48.61%) Java
3 132 (36.67%) TDD
4 110 (30.56%) Finance
5 105 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
6 102 (28.33%) REST
7 88 (24.44%) JavaScript
8 81 (22.50%) HTML
9 78 (21.67%) SOAP
9 78 (21.67%) XML
10 77 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (20.56%) SQL
11 74 (20.56%) Scrum
12 68 (18.89%) Linux
13 61 (16.94%) .NET
13 61 (16.94%) C#
13 61 (16.94%) CSS
14 59 (16.39%) BDD
14 59 (16.39%) MongoDB
15 58 (16.11%) Git (software)
16 56 (15.56%) DevOps
17 54 (15.00%) HTML5
18 49 (13.61%) Software Engineering
19 47 (13.06%) Spring
19 47 (13.06%) Ruby
19 47 (13.06%) MVC
19 47 (13.06%) Open Source
20 46 (12.78%) NoSQL
20 46 (12.78%) Node.js
21 45 (12.50%) OO

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 25 (6.94%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.28%) OpenStack
3 15 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 14 (3.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (3.33%) JBoss
6 11 (3.06%) IIS
6 11 (3.06%) nginx
7 10 (2.78%) Apache
7 10 (2.78%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.78%) CMS
7 10 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.50%) Jetty
9 8 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (2.22%) Mule
9 8 (2.22%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.83%) Confluence
12 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.39%) MS Office
3 4 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) MS Project
4 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.28%) Radian6
4 1 (0.28%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 105 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.17%) SaaS
4 13 (3.61%) PaaS
5 12 (3.33%) Heroku
6 11 (3.06%) TestFlight
7 9 (2.50%) GitHub
8 6 (1.67%) IaaS
9 5 (1.39%) Office 365
10 4 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.56%) Yammer
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.11%) HTTP
2 12 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.50%) Internet
4 8 (2.22%) DNS
4 8 (2.22%) Network Security
5 5 (1.39%) VPN
6 4 (1.11%) CTI
6 4 (1.11%) Firewall
6 4 (1.11%) FTP
6 4 (1.11%) ICMP
6 4 (1.11%) SAN
6 4 (1.11%) SNMP
7 3 (0.83%) DHCP
7 3 (0.83%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.83%) SSL
7 3 (0.83%) WAN
8 2 (0.56%) Intranet
8 2 (0.56%) IPsec
8 2 (0.56%) LAN
8 2 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.39%) MongoDB
2 46 (12.78%) NoSQL
3 43 (11.94%) SQL Server
4 38 (10.56%) MySQL
5 36 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 29 (8.06%) SQLite
7 24 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 21 (5.83%) Big Data
9 14 (3.89%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.06%) Azure SQL Database
10 11 (3.06%) CouchDB
11 9 (2.50%) Apache Hive
11 9 (2.50%) Neo4j
11 9 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.50%) Redis
11 9 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.22%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.22%) Impala
13 7 (1.94%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 58 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.72%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.33%) JUnit
4 25 (6.94%) Maven
5 24 (6.67%) Subversion
6 19 (5.28%) Cucumber
7 18 (5.00%) Gradle
8 17 (4.72%) Selenium
9 14 (3.89%) JIRA
10 13 (3.61%) IntelliJ
11 10 (2.78%) RSpec
11 10 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (2.78%) Visual Studio
12 9 (2.50%) SpecFlow
12 9 (2.50%) Vagrant
12 9 (2.50%) WebDriver
13 8 (2.22%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.22%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.94%) Mocha
14 7 (1.94%) Mockito
General
1 110 (30.56%) Finance
2 45 (12.50%) Banking
3 15 (4.17%) Retail
4 12 (3.33%) Marketing
5 8 (2.22%) Legal
6 7 (1.94%) Games
6 7 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.39%) Advertising
8 5 (1.39%) Back Office
9 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.83%) Electronics
10 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.56%) French Language
11 2 (0.56%) Front Office
11 2 (0.56%) German Language
11 2 (0.56%) Law
11 2 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 229 (63.61%) Developer
2 87 (24.17%) Java Developer
3 52 (14.44%) Senior Developer
4 30 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 29 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (7.78%) Architect
7 22 (6.11%) C# Developer
8 21 (5.83%) Android Developer
9 20 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (5.56%) iOS Developer
10 19 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (4.44%) AWS Developer
11 16 (4.44%) Senior Android Developer
11 16 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (3.89%) Analyst
13 13 (3.61%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (3.33%) Cloud Developer
14 12 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (3.33%) E-Commerce Developer
14 12 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (28.33%) REST
2 81 (22.50%) HTML
3 78 (21.67%) SOAP
3 78 (21.67%) XML
4 61 (16.94%) .NET
4 61 (16.94%) CSS
5 54 (15.00%) HTML5
6 47 (13.06%) Spring
7 46 (12.78%) Node.js
8 45 (12.50%) RESTful
9 43 (11.94%) JSON
10 36 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 31 (8.61%) CSS3
12 24 (6.67%) ASP.NET
12 24 (6.67%) JMS
13 23 (6.39%) J2EE
13 23 (6.39%) jQuery
14 22 (6.11%) Hibernate
15 17 (4.72%) Dropwizard
16 16 (4.44%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.61%) Mobile App
2 22 (6.11%) User Experience
3 9 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 8 (2.22%) IVR
4 8 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.94%) Fixed Income
6 6 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.39%) New Media
7 5 (1.39%) STB
8 4 (1.11%) Smartcard
8 4 (1.11%) W3C
9 3 (0.83%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.83%) Equities
9 3 (0.83%) Life Science
9 3 (0.83%) Social Media
9 3 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.89%) Linux
2 26 (7.22%) Android
3 24 (6.67%) Unix
3 24 (6.67%) Windows
4 22 (6.11%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.83%) CentOS
10 2 (0.56%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.56%) VMS
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.56%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (36.67%) TDD
3 77 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (20.56%) Scrum
5 59 (16.39%) BDD
6 56 (15.56%) DevOps
7 49 (13.61%) Software Engineering
8 47 (13.06%) MVC
8 47 (13.06%) Open Source
9 45 (12.50%) OO
10 43 (11.94%) E-Commerce
10 43 (11.94%) SOA
11 38 (10.56%) Test Automation
12 34 (9.44%) Kanban
13 32 (8.89%) Pair Programming
14 28 (7.78%) Front End Development
15 27 (7.50%) Web Development
16 25 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 25 (6.94%) Unit Testing
17 24 (6.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (48.61%) Java
2 88 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 74 (20.56%) SQL
4 61 (16.94%) C#
5 47 (13.06%) Ruby
6 26 (7.22%) Python
7 22 (6.11%) Scala
8 21 (5.83%) PHP
9 18 (5.00%) Objective-C
10 16 (4.44%) Bash Shell
11 15 (4.17%) Go
12 14 (3.89%) Apple Swift
13 11 (3.06%) Perl
14 7 (1.94%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.94%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.67%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.67%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.67%) SOQL
15 6 (1.67%) XPath
16 4 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (3.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.39%) CISSP
3 5 (1.39%) Degree
3 5 (1.39%) ISEB
3 5 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.83%) CCNA
4 3 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.56%) CEH
5 2 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.56%) MCSE
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.56%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.28%) CCSA
6 1 (0.28%) CCSE
6 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) GIAC
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.61%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) SDET
3 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) FATCA
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) MiFID
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (6.94%) Docker
2 13 (3.61%) vSphere
3 9 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.83%) Varnish
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.56%) Firmware
7 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.56%) NFS
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.28%) GridGain
8 1 (0.28%) KVM
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.28%) oVirt
8 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.28%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 25 (6.94%) Puppet
2 24 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.06%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.22%) Nagios
5 7 (1.94%) Ansible
6 6 (1.67%) Packer
6 6 (1.67%) Terraform
7 3 (0.83%) Mesos
8 2 (0.56%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.56%) Consul
8 2 (0.56%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (0.56%) SCCM
9 1 (0.28%) Cacti
9 1 (0.28%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.28%) Control-M
9 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.28%) yum
Vendors
1 37 (10.28%) Oracle
2 32 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (3.61%) VMware
5 12 (3.33%) IBM
6 11 (3.06%) Google
7 10 (2.78%) New Relic
8 8 (2.22%) Cisco
8 8 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.94%) Informatica
9 7 (1.94%) Splunk
10 6 (1.67%) Facebook
10 6 (1.67%) MuleSoft
10 6 (1.67%) SAP
10 6 (1.67%) Twitter
11 5 (1.39%) NetApp
11 5 (1.39%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.39%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.11%) Pega
12 4 (1.11%) Sybase
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