The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
UK / England
Rank 35 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2085 2278 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.03% 4.99% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.26% 16.96% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1429 1598 1396
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 26
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £18.75 £22.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £58.50 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £44.25 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-2.82% +1.14%

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12820 13434 12582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.92% 29.42% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8877 9308 8640
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 241 165
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in England

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in England

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in England

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 1035 £475 +2.15% 236
South East -8 287 £425 +1.19% 134
North West +5 171 £413 - 73
East of England +5 145 £415 +14.48% 36
West Midlands +13 128 £425 - 32
South West +1 110 £380 -3.79% 40
East Midlands +3 83 £375 +1.35% 28
Yorkshire -13 79 £400 +11.26% 50
North East -32 36 £350 -2.77% 6
Midlands - 5 £600 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2253 (49.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1777 (39.41%) Java
3 1570 (34.82%) JavaScript
4 1200 (26.61%) HTML
5 1169 (25.93%) SQL
6 1115 (24.73%) REST
7 1089 (24.15%) XML
8 1043 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
9 1039 (23.04%) TDD
10 1034 (22.93%) .NET
11 1005 (22.29%) CSS
12 945 (20.96%) SOAP
13 896 (19.87%) C#
14 879 (19.49%) Scrum
15 871 (19.32%) RESTful
16 848 (18.81%) Linux
17 731 (16.21%) MVC
18 721 (15.99%) SQL Server
19 718 (15.92%) Finance
20 717 (15.90%) Git (software)
21 714 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
22 681 (15.10%) Spring
23 658 (14.59%) JSON
24 657 (14.57%) BDD
25 649 (14.39%) Oracle
26 595 (13.20%) AngularJS
27 594 (13.17%) Jenkins
28 570 (12.64%) DevOps
29 562 (12.46%) Microsoft
30 507 (11.24%) OO

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 234 (5.19%) Apache
2 216 (4.79%) WebSphere
3 194 (4.30%) Tomcat
4 182 (4.04%) WebLogic
5 176 (3.90%) JBoss
6 173 (3.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 164 (3.64%) IIS
8 155 (3.44%) SharePoint
9 145 (3.22%) CMS
10 119 (2.64%) Confluence
11 100 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
12 83 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
13 76 (1.69%) nginx
14 64 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 62 (1.38%) Apache Spark
16 60 (1.33%) Apache Solr
17 45 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
18 41 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
19 40 (0.89%) Mule
19 40 (0.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 158 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 42 (0.93%) MS Office
2 42 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.24%) MS Project
5 5 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.089%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.022%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.022%) InVision
8 1 (0.022%) SPSS
8 1 (0.022%) Stata
Business Applications
1 154 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 34 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 33 (0.73%) Magento
5 28 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (0.22%) SAP CRM
9 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
9 8 (0.18%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.16%) SAP HCM
11 6 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.13%) SAP MDM
12 5 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
13 4 (0.089%) Oracle EBS R12
14 3 (0.067%) Oracle Receivables
14 3 (0.067%) Remedy AR System
14 3 (0.067%) Sage 50
14 3 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 2 (0.044%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1043 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
2 401 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 120 (2.66%) GitHub
4 94 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 94 (2.08%) PaaS
5 90 (2.00%) SaaS
6 85 (1.89%) IaaS
7 82 (1.82%) Amazon S3
8 70 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 54 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
10 45 (1.00%) Office 365
11 38 (0.84%) Heroku
12 33 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
13 32 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 29 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
14 29 (0.64%) Route 53
15 27 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
16 25 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
17 22 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
17 22 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 282 (6.25%) HTTP
2 136 (3.02%) Firewall
3 129 (2.86%) Internet
4 121 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 83 (1.84%) SSL
6 69 (1.53%) DNS
7 59 (1.31%) LDAP
8 53 (1.18%) WAN
9 52 (1.15%) VPN
10 42 (0.93%) FTP
11 41 (0.91%) LAN
12 38 (0.84%) Network Security
13 37 (0.82%) HTTPS
14 27 (0.60%) DHCP
14 27 (0.60%) SAN
15 19 (0.42%) Wireless
16 18 (0.40%) Kerberos
16 18 (0.40%) SNMP
17 17 (0.38%) IPsec
17 17 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 721 (15.99%) SQL Server
2 370 (8.21%) MySQL
3 352 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 335 (7.43%) MongoDB
5 269 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 209 (4.64%) Big Data
7 175 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 150 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 134 (2.97%) Hadoop
10 109 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 102 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 97 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 80 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 79 (1.75%) DB2
15 73 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 67 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
17 65 (1.44%) RDBMS
18 63 (1.40%) Redis
19 50 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
20 48 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 717 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 594 (13.17%) Jenkins
3 360 (7.98%) JIRA
4 322 (7.14%) Maven
5 309 (6.85%) Selenium
6 305 (6.76%) Subversion
7 286 (6.34%) JUnit
8 236 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 172 (3.81%) Mockito
10 170 (3.77%) Visual Studio
11 161 (3.57%) Cucumber
12 155 (3.44%) SoapUI
13 150 (3.33%) Eclipse
14 138 (3.06%) Gradle
15 128 (2.84%) Ant
16 120 (2.66%) WebDriver
17 113 (2.51%) TeamCity
18 105 (2.33%) NUnit
19 70 (1.55%) Hudson
20 65 (1.44%) Vagrant
General
1 718 (15.92%) Finance
2 280 (6.21%) Banking
3 144 (3.19%) Retail
4 141 (3.13%) Marketing
5 116 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 82 (1.82%) Publishing
7 62 (1.38%) Legal
8 61 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 53 (1.18%) Back Office
10 48 (1.06%) Electronics
11 45 (1.00%) Games
12 39 (0.86%) Investment Banking
13 24 (0.53%) Front Office
14 16 (0.35%) Advertising
15 14 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.29%) Billing
17 11 (0.24%) Law
18 10 (0.22%) Automotive
18 10 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 2540 (56.33%) Developer
2 760 (16.86%) Java Developer
3 495 (10.98%) Architect
4 429 (9.51%) .NET Developer
5 290 (6.43%) Senior Developer
6 275 (6.10%) C# Developer
7 262 (5.81%) Analyst
8 244 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 207 (4.59%) Consultant
10 203 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 190 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
12 186 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
13 153 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
14 144 (3.19%) Software Engineer
15 139 (3.08%) Agile Developer
16 129 (2.86%) Software Developer
17 120 (2.66%) Web Developer
18 116 (2.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 115 (2.55%) Senior Java Developer
20 111 (2.46%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1200 (26.61%) HTML
2 1115 (24.73%) REST
3 1089 (24.15%) XML
4 1034 (22.93%) .NET
5 1005 (22.29%) CSS
6 945 (20.96%) SOAP
7 871 (19.32%) RESTful
8 681 (15.10%) Spring
9 658 (14.59%) JSON
10 595 (13.20%) AngularJS
11 481 (10.67%) ASP.NET
12 477 (10.58%) jQuery
13 466 (10.33%) HTML5
13 466 (10.33%) J2EE
14 408 (9.05%) Node.js
15 357 (7.92%) Hibernate
16 333 (7.39%) WCF
17 279 (6.19%) .NET Framework
18 271 (6.01%) Ajax
19 265 (5.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 253 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (4.17%) User Experience
3 150 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 142 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 123 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 86 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 54 (1.20%) Data Integration
8 50 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 48 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 48 (1.06%) Public Cloud
10 47 (1.04%) Data Centre
11 43 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 40 (0.89%) CMDB
12 40 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 39 (0.86%) N-Tier
14 36 (0.80%) Clustering
14 36 (0.80%) iPad
15 28 (0.62%) RIA
16 27 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
16 27 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 848 (18.81%) Linux
2 441 (9.78%) Windows
3 358 (7.94%) Unix
4 153 (3.39%) Android
5 145 (3.22%) Apple iOS
6 114 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 65 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 54 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (0.95%) CentOS
10 42 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (0.91%) AIX
12 28 (0.62%) Solaris
13 27 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 21 (0.47%) SUSE
16 17 (0.38%) HPUX
17 12 (0.27%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.22%) CoreOS
18 10 (0.22%) Mac OS X
19 9 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2253 (49.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1039 (23.04%) TDD
3 879 (19.49%) Scrum
4 731 (16.21%) MVC
5 714 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
6 657 (14.57%) BDD
7 570 (12.64%) DevOps
8 507 (11.24%) OO
9 475 (10.53%) SOA
10 473 (10.49%) Open Source
11 458 (10.16%) Software Engineering
12 395 (8.76%) Web Development
13 368 (8.16%) E-Commerce
14 339 (7.52%) Unit Testing
15 281 (6.23%) Kanban
16 265 (5.88%) Microservices
17 240 (5.32%) CRM
17 240 (5.32%) SDLC
18 237 (5.26%) Configuration Management
19 217 (4.81%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1777 (39.41%) Java
2 1570 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 1169 (25.93%) SQL
4 896 (19.87%) C#
5 442 (9.80%) Python
6 328 (7.27%) PHP
7 301 (6.68%) Ruby
8 255 (5.66%) Scala
9 162 (3.59%) T-SQL
10 152 (3.37%) Bash Shell
11 147 (3.26%) Perl
12 108 (2.40%) PL/SQL
13 101 (2.24%) C
14 100 (2.22%) Groovy
15 97 (2.15%) Shell Script
16 96 (2.13%) C++
17 93 (2.06%) PowerShell
18 77 (1.71%) VB.NET
19 72 (1.60%) Objective-C
20 64 (1.42%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 342 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 246 (5.46%) Degree
3 218 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 64 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 60 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 39 (0.86%) ISEB
7 34 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 32 (0.71%) CISSP
8 32 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (0.49%) AWS Certification
9 22 (0.49%) CHECK Team Member
10 20 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.29%) CCNP
11 13 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (0.29%) MCSE
12 12 (0.27%) SANS
13 11 (0.24%) CCNA
13 11 (0.24%) Sun Certification
14 10 (0.22%) CISM
14 10 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (5.37%) QA
2 42 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 38 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 35 (0.78%) SDET
5 31 (0.69%) SLA
6 25 (0.55%) FATCA
7 22 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (0.29%) COBIT
9 12 (0.27%) HL7
10 11 (0.24%) Data Quality
11 9 (0.20%) ISO27002
11 9 (0.20%) PA-DSS
12 4 (0.089%) Dublin Core
13 3 (0.067%) GCP
13 3 (0.067%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.067%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.067%) MiFID
13 3 (0.067%) TickIT
13 3 (0.067%) WCAG
14 2 (0.044%) HIPAA
System Software
1 258 (5.72%) Docker
2 111 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 78 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 25 (0.55%) XenApp
7 20 (0.44%) vSphere
8 16 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
9 15 (0.33%) Apache Flume
10 11 (0.24%) vCloud
10 11 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.18%) LXC
12 8 (0.18%) ProxySG
12 8 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (0.16%) HDFS
13 7 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.16%) Shibboleth
13 7 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 253 (5.61%) Puppet
2 227 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 169 (3.75%) Ansible
4 81 (1.80%) Kubernetes
5 59 (1.31%) Terraform
6 51 (1.13%) Salt
7 44 (0.98%) Kibana
7 44 (0.98%) logstash
8 32 (0.71%) MOM
9 24 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
10 23 (0.51%) SCCM
10 23 (0.51%) SCOM
11 22 (0.49%) Nagios
12 20 (0.44%) Grafana
13 19 (0.42%) Mesos
14 15 (0.33%) ZABBIX
15 14 (0.31%) Rsyslog
16 12 (0.27%) HAProxy
16 12 (0.27%) OpenSSO
17 11 (0.24%) Graphite
Vendors
1 649 (14.39%) Oracle
2 562 (12.46%) Microsoft
3 197 (4.37%) IBM
4 148 (3.28%) ServiceNow
5 136 (3.02%) VMware
6 113 (2.51%) SAP
7 106 (2.35%) Google
8 99 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 91 (2.02%) Adobe
10 83 (1.84%) MuleSoft
10 83 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
11 69 (1.53%) Cisco
12 65 (1.44%) HP
12 65 (1.44%) Splunk
13 61 (1.35%) ATG
14 60 (1.33%) hybris
15 59 (1.31%) Zend
16 55 (1.22%) Atlassian
16 55 (1.22%) Rackspace
17 51 (1.13%) Solace
London
Adteq
Rate: From £300 to £390 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 9 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Venn Group
Rate: £290 - £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £458.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £275 - £295 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago