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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 41 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 148 240 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.44% 4.32% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.06% 14.66% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 207 190
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.57 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.13 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -4.43%
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
1133 1637 1805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.98% 29.47% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 1325 1398
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 May 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 May 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.

1 152 (52.23%) Java
2 136 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (36.43%) TDD
4 98 (33.68%) Finance
5 89 (30.58%) Amazon AWS
6 66 (22.68%) XML
7 65 (22.34%) REST
8 63 (21.65%) Linux
9 62 (21.31%) BDD
10 61 (20.96%) JavaScript
11 58 (19.93%) HTML
12 55 (18.90%) .NET
13 54 (18.56%) C#
14 51 (17.53%) SOAP
15 50 (17.18%) Scrum
16 48 (16.49%) SQL
17 45 (15.46%) NoSQL
18 44 (15.12%) DevOps
19 43 (14.78%) CSS
19 43 (14.78%) MongoDB
20 42 (14.43%) RESTful
20 42 (14.43%) Banking
21 40 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
21 40 (13.75%) HTML5
22 39 (13.40%) Apache Cassandra
23 38 (13.06%) Software Engineering
24 37 (12.71%) SQL Server
25 36 (12.37%) OO
25 36 (12.37%) JSON
26 35 (12.03%) Node.js

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 35 (12.03%) Node.js
2 22 (7.56%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.53%) OpenStack
4 15 (5.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (4.81%) CMS
6 13 (4.47%) IIS
7 10 (3.44%) Apache
7 10 (3.44%) nginx
7 10 (3.44%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.09%) Jetty
9 7 (2.41%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.41%) JBoss
10 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.72%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.37%) EPiServer CMS
11 4 (1.37%) Mule
11 4 (1.37%) Umbraco
12 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.72%) MS Office
3 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.69%) Endur
1 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 89 (30.58%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.47%) Heroku
3 13 (4.47%) PaaS
4 7 (2.41%) GitHub
5 5 (1.72%) Office 365
5 5 (1.72%) SaaS
6 4 (1.37%) IaaS
7 3 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.69%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.69%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.69%) Yammer
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.84%) HTTP
2 9 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.37%) Firewall
3 4 (1.37%) Network Security
4 3 (1.03%) DNS
4 3 (1.03%) FTP
4 3 (1.03%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.03%) Internet
4 3 (1.03%) LDAP
4 3 (1.03%) SAN
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.69%) Intranet
5 2 (0.69%) IPsec
5 2 (0.69%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.34%) DMZ
6 1 (0.34%) FCoE
6 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.34%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.34%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.46%) NoSQL
2 43 (14.78%) MongoDB
3 39 (13.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 37 (12.71%) SQL Server
5 26 (8.93%) MySQL
6 13 (4.47%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.12%) Big Data
8 10 (3.44%) Apache Hive
8 10 (3.44%) Redis
8 10 (3.44%) SQLite
9 8 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.75%) Impala
9 8 (2.75%) Neo4j
10 7 (2.41%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.06%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.90%) Jenkins
3 22 (7.56%) Cucumber
3 22 (7.56%) JUnit
4 21 (7.22%) Maven
5 16 (5.50%) Subversion
6 14 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (4.47%) Gradle
7 13 (4.47%) SpecFlow
8 12 (4.12%) Selenium
9 9 (3.09%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.09%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.75%) IntelliJ
10 8 (2.75%) JIRA
10 8 (2.75%) Mocha
11 7 (2.41%) Grunt
11 7 (2.41%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.06%) Capybara
12 6 (2.06%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (2.06%) PhantomJS
General
1 98 (33.68%) Finance
2 42 (14.43%) Banking
3 8 (2.75%) Retail
4 7 (2.41%) Marketing
5 6 (2.06%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.72%) Advertising
6 5 (1.72%) Legal
7 4 (1.37%) Back Office
7 4 (1.37%) Games
8 2 (0.69%) Electronics
8 2 (0.69%) French Language
8 2 (0.69%) German Language
8 2 (0.69%) Law
8 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 179 (61.51%) Developer
2 86 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 27 (9.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (8.25%) Architect
4 24 (8.25%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.22%) .NET Developer
6 19 (6.53%) Full Stack Developer
7 18 (6.19%) C# Developer
8 15 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (4.12%) AWS Developer
9 12 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (3.78%) Android Developer
10 11 (3.78%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (3.78%) Java Engineer
10 11 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (3.44%) Analyst
12 8 (2.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (2.75%) QA Engineer
12 8 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (22.68%) XML
2 65 (22.34%) REST
3 58 (19.93%) HTML
4 55 (18.90%) .NET
5 51 (17.53%) SOAP
6 43 (14.78%) CSS
7 42 (14.43%) RESTful
8 40 (13.75%) HTML5
9 36 (12.37%) JSON
10 32 (11.00%) Spring
11 27 (9.28%) AngularJS
11 27 (9.28%) ASP.NET
12 23 (7.90%) CSS3
13 20 (6.87%) jQuery
14 18 (6.19%) JMS
15 16 (5.50%) J2EE
16 15 (5.15%) Hibernate
17 13 (4.47%) JDBC
17 13 (4.47%) RabbitMQ
18 12 (4.12%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.47%) Mobile App
2 11 (3.78%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.44%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.44%) User Experience
4 6 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.06%) IVR
4 6 (2.06%) Smartcard
5 5 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.37%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.37%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.37%) New Media
6 4 (1.37%) W3C
7 3 (1.03%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.03%) Life Science
7 3 (1.03%) Social Media
7 3 (1.03%) STB
8 2 (0.69%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.65%) Linux
2 23 (7.90%) Windows
3 19 (6.53%) Unix
4 16 (5.50%) Android
5 12 (4.12%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.75%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.72%) CentOS
7 5 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.37%) VMS
9 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.69%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.69%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (36.43%) TDD
3 62 (21.31%) BDD
4 50 (17.18%) Scrum
5 44 (15.12%) DevOps
6 40 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (13.06%) Software Engineering
8 36 (12.37%) OO
9 30 (10.31%) MVC
9 30 (10.31%) Pair Programming
9 30 (10.31%) SOA
10 28 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
11 27 (9.28%) Test Automation
12 26 (8.93%) Open Source
13 24 (8.25%) SDLC
14 23 (7.90%) Web Development
15 22 (7.56%) Kanban
16 19 (6.53%) Front End Development
17 16 (5.50%) Configuration Management
17 16 (5.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 152 (52.23%) Java
2 61 (20.96%) JavaScript
3 54 (18.56%) C#
4 48 (16.49%) SQL
5 34 (11.68%) Ruby
6 22 (7.56%) Python
7 20 (6.87%) Bash Shell
8 18 (6.19%) PHP
9 14 (4.81%) Go
9 14 (4.81%) Scala
10 12 (4.12%) Perl
11 8 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.06%) C
12 6 (2.06%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.72%) Groovy
14 3 (1.03%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.69%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.69%) ES6
15 2 (0.69%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (2.75%) Degree
1 8 (2.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.06%) ISEB
2 6 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) CISSP
4 2 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.69%) CCNA
4 2 (0.69%) CEH
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.69%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (0.69%) MCSE
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.69%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.25%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) ISO20022
2 3 (1.03%) SDET
3 2 (0.69%) HL7
3 2 (0.69%) MiFID
4 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (7.56%) Docker
2 16 (5.50%) vSphere
3 8 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.03%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.69%) NFS
5 2 (0.69%) Varnish
5 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.34%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.34%) GridGain
6 1 (0.34%) HDFS
6 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) KVM
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.34%) oVirt
6 1 (0.34%) SRDF
6 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (7.56%) Puppet
2 18 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.41%) Ansible
3 7 (2.41%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.06%) Nagios
5 3 (1.03%) Capistrano
5 3 (1.03%) Mesos
6 2 (0.69%) Dollar Universe
6 2 (0.69%) Packer
6 2 (0.69%) SCCM
6 2 (0.69%) Terraform
7 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.34%) Oozie
7 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.34%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 27 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.93%) Oracle
3 11 (3.78%) VMware
4 10 (3.44%) Cisco
5 7 (2.41%) Google
5 7 (2.41%) Sybase
6 6 (2.06%) IBM
6 6 (2.06%) New Relic
6 6 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.37%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.37%) Facebook
8 4 (1.37%) HP
8 4 (1.37%) NetApp
8 4 (1.37%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.37%) SAP
8 4 (1.37%) Twitter
9 3 (1.03%) Informatica
9 3 (1.03%) Juniper
9 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
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