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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 35 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2360 2291 2184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.79% 4.50% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.95% 16.48% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1704 1523 1448
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 20
Median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.64 £19.66 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £65.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.76%
Web Services
UK

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
13920 13898 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.25% 27.32% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9981 9294 9008
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 193 169
Median hourly rate £32.20 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 1105 £475 +11.76% 305
South East +8 430 £425 +12.58% 139
North West +6 195 £400 +3.22% 74
East of England +9 157 £438 +9.37% 45
South West -9 153 £375 -6.25% 73
West Midlands +6 109 £428 +22.14% 46
Yorkshire -2 105 £450 +28.57% 60
East Midlands -2 61 £416 +18.08% 29
North East -60 26 £310 +3.33% 17
Midlands -1 8 £475 -5.00% 1
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2237 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 2154 (45.70%) Java
3 1445 (30.66%) JavaScript
4 1224 (25.97%) XML
5 1120 (23.76%) HTML
6 1099 (23.32%) SQL
7 1049 (22.26%) TDD
8 1002 (21.26%) SOAP
9 986 (20.92%) REST
10 926 (19.65%) CSS
11 917 (19.46%) .NET
12 912 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
13 883 (18.74%) Oracle
14 874 (18.54%) RESTful
15 838 (17.78%) Linux
16 821 (17.42%) C#
17 807 (17.12%) Scrum
18 797 (16.91%) Finance
19 771 (16.36%) Spring
20 743 (15.76%) SQL Server
21 710 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
22 668 (14.17%) Git (software)
23 636 (13.49%) MVC
24 569 (12.07%) Microsoft
25 544 (11.54%) SOA
26 542 (11.50%) Jenkins
27 528 (11.20%) JSON
28 523 (11.10%) OO
28 523 (11.10%) BDD
29 522 (11.08%) Windows

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
1 397 (8.42%) Node.js
2 344 (7.30%) Tomcat
3 239 (5.07%) JBoss
4 236 (5.01%) WebLogic
5 230 (4.88%) Apache
6 206 (4.37%) WebSphere
7 195 (4.14%) IIS
8 178 (3.78%) CMS
9 132 (2.80%) SharePoint
10 110 (2.33%) OpenStack
11 92 (1.95%) Confluence
12 84 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
13 78 (1.65%) Jetty
14 72 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 71 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
16 70 (1.49%) nginx
17 63 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
18 60 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
19 43 (0.91%) Apache Spark
20 42 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 193 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.63%) MS Office
3 36 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.15%) MS Project
8 4 (0.085%) HipChat
9 3 (0.064%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.064%) SPSS
10 2 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.042%) Weka
Business Applications
1 102 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
3 38 (0.81%) Magento
4 36 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
5 34 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 24 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
7 19 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 9 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
10 8 (0.17%) ION MarketView
10 8 (0.17%) OpenText Process Suite
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (0.15%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
12 6 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
13 5 (0.11%) Maximo
13 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
14 4 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
14 4 (0.085%) Remedy AR System
15 3 (0.064%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 912 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (2.86%) GitHub
4 80 (1.70%) SaaS
5 72 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 71 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
7 62 (1.32%) PaaS
8 60 (1.27%) Amazon S3
9 58 (1.23%) Heroku
10 56 (1.19%) Office 365
11 49 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 43 (0.91%) IaaS
13 31 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
14 25 (0.53%) Google Analytics
15 24 (0.51%) Force.com
15 24 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 21 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
17 15 (0.32%) Boomi
18 14 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
19 13 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 322 (6.83%) HTTP
2 158 (3.35%) Internet
3 125 (2.65%) SSL
4 117 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 104 (2.21%) Firewall
6 94 (1.99%) DNS
7 83 (1.76%) LDAP
8 51 (1.08%) SAN
9 48 (1.02%) VPN
10 46 (0.98%) FTP
11 37 (0.79%) LAN
12 36 (0.76%) SMTP
13 32 (0.68%) Network Security
13 32 (0.68%) WAN
14 31 (0.66%) SNMP
15 30 (0.64%) HTTPS
15 30 (0.64%) Intranet
16 16 (0.34%) DMZ
16 16 (0.34%) SSH
17 15 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 743 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 339 (7.19%) MySQL
3 334 (7.09%) NoSQL
4 277 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 275 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 256 (5.43%) Oracle Database
7 163 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 131 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 118 (2.50%) Big Data
10 114 (2.42%) RDBMS
11 110 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
12 104 (2.21%) Hadoop
13 91 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
14 90 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 85 (1.80%) Redis
16 74 (1.57%) DB2
17 72 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
18 68 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 65 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
20 52 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 668 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 542 (11.50%) Jenkins
3 479 (10.16%) Maven
4 362 (7.68%) JUnit
5 342 (7.26%) JIRA
6 331 (7.02%) Subversion
7 234 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 232 (4.92%) Selenium
9 226 (4.80%) Cucumber
10 189 (4.01%) Eclipse
11 176 (3.73%) Visual Studio
12 168 (3.56%) Mockito
13 160 (3.39%) Ant
14 136 (2.89%) SoapUI
15 128 (2.72%) Gradle
16 77 (1.63%) TeamCity
17 75 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 72 (1.53%) WebDriver
19 69 (1.46%) Hudson
20 64 (1.36%) JMeter
General
1 797 (16.91%) Finance
2 288 (6.11%) Banking
3 156 (3.31%) Retail
4 126 (2.67%) Marketing
5 103 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 68 (1.44%) Publishing
7 59 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 44 (0.93%) Back Office
9 42 (0.89%) Legal
10 37 (0.79%) Electronics
10 37 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 34 (0.72%) Games
11 34 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 26 (0.55%) Advertising
13 25 (0.53%) Law
14 24 (0.51%) Front Office
15 18 (0.38%) Retail Banking
16 17 (0.36%) Billing
16 17 (0.36%) Local Government
17 16 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2737 (58.07%) Developer
2 1033 (21.92%) Java Developer
3 495 (10.50%) Architect
4 430 (9.12%) .NET Developer
5 331 (7.02%) Senior Developer
6 309 (6.56%) C# Developer
7 293 (6.22%) Analyst
8 253 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 243 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 198 (4.20%) Agile Developer
11 195 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
12 184 (3.90%) Consultant
13 181 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
14 163 (3.46%) SQL Developer
15 155 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
16 129 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
17 122 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 120 (2.55%) Agile Java Developer
18 120 (2.55%) Web Developer
19 118 (2.50%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1224 (25.97%) XML
2 1120 (23.76%) HTML
3 1002 (21.26%) SOAP
4 986 (20.92%) REST
5 926 (19.65%) CSS
6 917 (19.46%) .NET
7 874 (18.54%) RESTful
8 771 (16.36%) Spring
9 528 (11.20%) JSON
10 501 (10.63%) AngularJS
11 487 (10.33%) J2EE
12 455 (9.65%) jQuery
13 429 (9.10%) ASP.NET
14 395 (8.38%) Hibernate
14 395 (8.38%) HTML5
15 281 (5.96%) WCF
16 277 (5.88%) Ajax
17 273 (5.79%) JMS
18 246 (5.22%) .NET Framework
19 241 (5.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 221 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 216 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 156 (3.31%) User Experience
4 149 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 134 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 94 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 90 (1.91%) Data Centre
8 79 (1.68%) iPad
9 78 (1.65%) N-Tier
10 66 (1.40%) Data Structures
11 58 (1.23%) Social Media
12 55 (1.17%) Data Integration
13 49 (1.04%) Algorithms
14 45 (0.95%) Fintech
15 44 (0.93%) DataPower
16 40 (0.85%) Clustering
17 37 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
18 35 (0.74%) Client/Server
19 31 (0.66%) Private Cloud
19 31 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 838 (17.78%) Linux
2 522 (11.08%) Windows
3 391 (8.30%) Unix
4 124 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 123 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 119 (2.52%) Android
7 116 (2.46%) Apple iOS
8 63 (1.34%) CentOS
9 57 (1.21%) Ubuntu
10 48 (1.02%) Solaris
11 43 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (0.72%) AIX
14 26 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (0.53%) Mac OS
16 20 (0.42%) Debian
17 15 (0.32%) SUSE
17 15 (0.32%) Windows 7
18 13 (0.28%) Windows Phone
19 12 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2237 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1049 (22.26%) TDD
3 807 (17.12%) Scrum
4 710 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
5 636 (13.49%) MVC
6 544 (11.54%) SOA
7 523 (11.10%) BDD
7 523 (11.10%) OO
8 459 (9.74%) DevOps
9 409 (8.68%) Open Source
10 365 (7.74%) E-Commerce
11 362 (7.68%) Web Development
12 349 (7.41%) Software Engineering
13 341 (7.24%) SDLC
14 258 (5.47%) Unit Testing
15 256 (5.43%) Migration
16 250 (5.30%) Continuous Delivery
17 235 (4.99%) CRM
18 213 (4.52%) Kanban
18 213 (4.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2154 (45.70%) Java
2 1445 (30.66%) JavaScript
3 1099 (23.32%) SQL
4 821 (17.42%) C#
5 451 (9.57%) Python
6 308 (6.54%) Ruby
7 285 (6.05%) PHP
8 199 (4.22%) PL/SQL
9 188 (3.99%) Scala
10 170 (3.61%) Bash Shell
11 153 (3.25%) Perl
12 126 (2.67%) T-SQL
13 121 (2.57%) Groovy
14 117 (2.48%) PowerShell
15 101 (2.14%) C++
16 90 (1.91%) Shell Script
17 83 (1.76%) C
18 77 (1.63%) VB.NET
19 76 (1.61%) Go
19 76 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 440 (9.34%) Security Cleared
2 331 (7.02%) Degree
3 287 (6.09%) SC Cleared
4 80 (1.70%) DV Cleared
5 48 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 43 (0.91%) ISEB
8 28 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 27 (0.57%) Sun Certification
10 22 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (0.45%) AWS Certification
12 18 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 18 (0.38%) MCSD
13 17 (0.36%) CISSP
13 17 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
14 15 (0.32%) PMI Certification
15 14 (0.30%) MCSE
16 11 (0.23%) MCPD
17 10 (0.21%) MCSA
17 10 (0.21%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (4.43%) QA
2 60 (1.27%) SLA
3 44 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 34 (0.72%) HL7
5 32 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
6 21 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.19%) MiFID
8 7 (0.15%) ISO20022
8 7 (0.15%) SDET
8 7 (0.15%) SEPA
9 6 (0.13%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.085%) DICOM
10 4 (0.085%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.064%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.064%) EMIR
12 2 (0.042%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.042%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.042%) RMADS
12 2 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 236 (5.01%) Docker
2 132 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 48 (1.02%) vSphere
5 32 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.59%) Xen
7 26 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
8 25 (0.53%) VMware ESX
9 22 (0.47%) NFS
10 19 (0.40%) Squid
11 17 (0.36%) vCloud
12 13 (0.28%) qmail
13 12 (0.25%) Apache Flume
14 10 (0.21%) KVM
15 9 (0.19%) HDFS
16 8 (0.17%) Varnish
17 6 (0.13%) SRDF
18 5 (0.11%) UAG
18 5 (0.11%) XenApp
19 4 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 268 (5.69%) Puppet
2 208 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 158 (3.35%) Ansible
4 57 (1.21%) logstash
5 54 (1.15%) Nagios
6 50 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
7 48 (1.02%) Graphite
8 43 (0.91%) Kubernetes
9 31 (0.66%) ZABBIX
10 30 (0.64%) Salt
11 27 (0.57%) Terraform
12 19 (0.40%) Cacti
12 19 (0.40%) Kibana
13 17 (0.36%) Packer
14 16 (0.34%) Capistrano
15 13 (0.28%) collectd
15 13 (0.28%) Ganglia
15 13 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
16 11 (0.23%) HAProxy
16 11 (0.23%) yum
Vendors
1 883 (18.74%) Oracle
2 569 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 206 (4.37%) VMware
4 184 (3.90%) IBM
5 134 (2.84%) Red Hat
6 127 (2.69%) SAP
7 111 (2.36%) Google
8 102 (2.16%) HP
9 96 (2.04%) ServiceNow
10 94 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
11 73 (1.55%) ATG
12 68 (1.44%) hybris
13 67 (1.42%) Cisco
14 62 (1.32%) Splunk
15 60 (1.27%) Atlassian
16 55 (1.17%) Sybase
17 54 (1.15%) Citrix
17 54 (1.15%) Informatica
17 54 (1.15%) Sitecore
18 48 (1.02%) Remedy
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £500 per annum £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £212.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Rate: £158.75 per day + None
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago