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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 34 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2503 2313 2249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.02% 4.47% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.97% 15.94% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1783 1588 1425
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 25
Median hourly rate £43.00 £46.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £20.20 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +20.71%
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
14750 14509 13567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.56% 28.07% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10406 9947 8898
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 210 193
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £17.93 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -3 1186 £475 +5.55% 294
South East +10 440 £425 +6.25% 134
North West 0 168 £400 -5.88% 82
South West -3 168 £400 +2.56% 37
East of England -4 148 £400 +2.89% 50
West Midlands +14 139 £425 +58.13% 41
Yorkshire 0 119 £425 +13.33% 51
East Midlands +10 80 £375 +7.14% 17
North East -61 36 £370 +23.33% 14
Midlands 0 8 £475 -20.83% 1
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2287 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 2208 (45.33%) Java
3 1483 (30.45%) JavaScript
4 1302 (26.73%) XML
5 1199 (24.62%) HTML
6 1186 (24.35%) SQL
7 1104 (22.66%) REST
8 1036 (21.27%) SOAP
9 1031 (21.17%) TDD
10 953 (19.56%) CSS
11 944 (19.38%) .NET
12 926 (19.01%) Amazon AWS
13 914 (18.76%) Oracle
14 878 (18.03%) C#
15 836 (17.16%) Finance
16 819 (16.81%) Scrum
17 815 (16.73%) Spring
18 814 (16.71%) RESTful
19 803 (16.49%) SQL Server
20 791 (16.24%) Linux
21 766 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
22 688 (14.12%) Git (software)
23 677 (13.90%) MVC
24 636 (13.06%) Microsoft
25 587 (12.05%) SOA
26 579 (11.89%) AngularJS
27 562 (11.54%) Jenkins
28 555 (11.39%) JSON
29 538 (11.04%) J2EE
30 533 (10.94%) DevOps

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
1 298 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 274 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 264 (5.42%) JBoss
4 244 (5.01%) WebLogic
5 204 (4.19%) CMS
6 183 (3.76%) IIS
7 181 (3.72%) SharePoint
8 159 (3.26%) Apache
9 122 (2.50%) Confluence
10 111 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
11 96 (1.97%) OpenStack
12 80 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
12 80 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
13 78 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
14 59 (1.21%) Mule
15 58 (1.19%) nginx
16 53 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
17 51 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 51 (1.05%) Jetty
18 47 (0.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 204 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 84 (1.72%) MS Office
3 29 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.27%) MS Project
6 8 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.082%) InVision
9 4 (0.082%) Mingle
9 4 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.041%) HipChat
12 1 (0.021%) Weka
Business Applications
1 133 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 35 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
4 34 (0.70%) Magento
5 31 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
6 24 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.33%) SAP ERP
8 15 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (0.27%) SAP CRM
10 11 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
11 10 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
12 8 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (0.16%) Radian6
12 8 (0.16%) Social Studio
13 7 (0.14%) ION MarketView
13 7 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
14 6 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
15 5 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
15 5 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 926 (19.01%) Amazon AWS
2 291 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (2.34%) GitHub
4 93 (1.91%) SaaS
5 77 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
6 68 (1.40%) Office 365
7 63 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
7 63 (1.29%) PaaS
8 53 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
9 52 (1.07%) Amazon S3
10 51 (1.05%) Heroku
11 49 (1.01%) IaaS
12 40 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
13 30 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
14 24 (0.49%) Force.com
15 23 (0.47%) Google Analytics
16 20 (0.41%) Boomi
17 19 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
18 16 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
18 16 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 287 (5.89%) HTTP
2 166 (3.41%) Internet
3 110 (2.26%) SSL
4 95 (1.95%) Firewall
5 82 (1.68%) DNS
6 81 (1.66%) LDAP
7 80 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 53 (1.09%) VPN
9 47 (0.96%) SAN
10 40 (0.82%) FTP
11 38 (0.78%) Network Security
12 36 (0.74%) SNMP
13 33 (0.68%) LAN
14 31 (0.64%) WAN
15 30 (0.62%) HTTPS
16 26 (0.53%) Intranet
17 25 (0.51%) AMQP
18 19 (0.39%) DMZ
19 18 (0.37%) SSH
20 17 (0.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 803 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 338 (6.94%) MySQL
3 306 (6.28%) Relational Database
4 305 (6.26%) MongoDB
5 300 (6.16%) NoSQL
6 253 (5.19%) Oracle Database
7 167 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
8 124 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 116 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 111 (2.28%) Hadoop
11 102 (2.09%) Big Data
12 101 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
13 94 (1.93%) DB2
14 92 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 89 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 79 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
17 77 (1.58%) Redis
17 77 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
18 69 (1.42%) Neo4j
19 59 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 688 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 562 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 417 (8.56%) Maven
4 389 (7.99%) JUnit
5 380 (7.80%) JIRA
6 304 (6.24%) Subversion
7 249 (5.11%) Selenium
8 243 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 204 (4.19%) Cucumber
10 193 (3.96%) Eclipse
10 193 (3.96%) Visual Studio
11 167 (3.43%) SoapUI
12 136 (2.79%) Ant
13 133 (2.73%) Mockito
14 132 (2.71%) Gradle
15 91 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 83 (1.70%) TeamCity
17 74 (1.52%) WebDriver
18 68 (1.40%) NUnit
19 63 (1.29%) JMeter
General
1 836 (17.16%) Finance
2 297 (6.10%) Banking
3 193 (3.96%) Retail
4 156 (3.20%) Marketing
5 115 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 79 (1.62%) Publishing
7 63 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 56 (1.15%) Back Office
9 46 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 44 (0.90%) Electronics
11 37 (0.76%) Legal
12 33 (0.68%) Games
13 31 (0.64%) Front Office
14 30 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 25 (0.51%) Law
16 23 (0.47%) Advertising
17 20 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
18 17 (0.35%) Local Government
19 16 (0.33%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2772 (56.91%) Developer
2 987 (20.26%) Java Developer
3 532 (10.92%) Architect
4 417 (8.56%) .NET Developer
5 372 (7.64%) Senior Developer
6 320 (6.57%) C# Developer
7 290 (5.95%) Analyst
8 257 (5.28%) DevOps Engineer
9 233 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
10 212 (4.35%) Consultant
11 209 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
12 205 (4.21%) Agile Developer
13 176 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
14 171 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 146 (3.00%) SQL Developer
16 124 (2.55%) Agile Java Developer
17 122 (2.50%) Web Developer
18 119 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
19 102 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 102 (2.09%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1302 (26.73%) XML
2 1199 (24.62%) HTML
3 1104 (22.66%) REST
4 1036 (21.27%) SOAP
5 953 (19.56%) CSS
6 944 (19.38%) .NET
7 815 (16.73%) Spring
8 814 (16.71%) RESTful
9 579 (11.89%) AngularJS
10 555 (11.39%) JSON
11 538 (11.04%) J2EE
12 475 (9.75%) ASP.NET
13 454 (9.32%) HTML5
14 449 (9.22%) jQuery
15 436 (8.95%) Hibernate
16 375 (7.70%) Node.js
17 306 (6.28%) WCF
18 304 (6.24%) JMS
19 258 (5.30%) JSP
20 256 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 223 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
2 204 (4.19%) Mobile App
3 201 (4.13%) User Experience
4 194 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 140 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 81 (1.66%) N-Tier
7 80 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 74 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 72 (1.48%) iPad
10 64 (1.31%) Data Structures
11 55 (1.13%) Algorithms
12 49 (1.01%) Clustering
12 49 (1.01%) Social Media
13 47 (0.96%) CMDB
14 45 (0.92%) DataPower
15 39 (0.80%) Client/Server
16 37 (0.76%) Data Integration
16 37 (0.76%) Fintech
17 33 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
17 33 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 791 (16.24%) Linux
2 525 (10.78%) Windows
3 359 (7.37%) Unix
4 165 (3.39%) Android
5 156 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 113 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 108 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 54 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 51 (1.05%) CentOS
10 39 (0.80%) Solaris
11 37 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (0.68%) AIX
13 32 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (0.37%) Windows Phone
15 17 (0.35%) Windows 7
16 16 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.21%) zOS
18 9 (0.18%) webOS
18 9 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2287 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1031 (21.17%) TDD
3 819 (16.81%) Scrum
4 766 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
5 677 (13.90%) MVC
6 587 (12.05%) SOA
7 533 (10.94%) DevOps
8 525 (10.78%) OO
9 504 (10.35%) BDD
10 420 (8.62%) Open Source
11 398 (8.17%) E-Commerce
12 386 (7.92%) Web Development
13 367 (7.53%) Software Engineering
14 329 (6.75%) SDLC
15 282 (5.79%) CRM
16 275 (5.65%) Kanban
17 266 (5.46%) Unit Testing
18 258 (5.30%) Migration
19 233 (4.78%) Continuous Delivery
20 195 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2208 (45.33%) Java
2 1483 (30.45%) JavaScript
3 1186 (24.35%) SQL
4 878 (18.03%) C#
5 360 (7.39%) Python
6 286 (5.87%) Ruby
7 272 (5.58%) PHP
8 188 (3.86%) PL/SQL
9 165 (3.39%) Scala
10 149 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 139 (2.85%) Perl
12 138 (2.83%) Bash Shell
13 111 (2.28%) Groovy
14 109 (2.24%) PowerShell
15 96 (1.97%) C++
16 86 (1.77%) VB.NET
17 85 (1.75%) C
18 83 (1.70%) Objective-C
19 75 (1.54%) VB
20 72 (1.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 457 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 314 (6.45%) Degree
3 295 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 86 (1.77%) DV Cleared
5 48 (0.99%) ISEB
6 44 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 39 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
8 37 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (0.53%) Sun Certification
10 22 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
11 21 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (0.37%) MCSD
13 17 (0.35%) AWS Certification
14 13 (0.27%) PMI Certification
15 12 (0.25%) MCSE
16 10 (0.21%) CISSP
16 10 (0.21%) OCPJP
17 9 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 8 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
18 8 (0.16%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (5.07%) QA
2 40 (0.82%) SLA
3 32 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 32 (0.66%) HL7
4 21 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 15 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.21%) SDET
7 9 (0.18%) MiFID
8 7 (0.14%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.12%) SEPA
10 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.10%) ISO20022
11 4 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.062%) COBIT
12 3 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.062%) EMIR
13 2 (0.041%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.041%) WCAG
14 1 (0.021%) GCP
14 1 (0.021%) WAI
System Software
1 250 (5.13%) Docker
2 119 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (2.40%) Active Directory
4 38 (0.78%) vSphere
5 33 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 33 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (0.62%) Xen
7 27 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (0.41%) NFS
9 17 (0.35%) vCloud
9 17 (0.35%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.21%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.21%) KVM
11 7 (0.14%) HDFS
11 7 (0.14%) Varnish
11 7 (0.14%) XenApp
12 6 (0.12%) Squid
12 6 (0.12%) SRDF
13 4 (0.082%) Snort
13 4 (0.082%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 279 (5.73%) Puppet
2 247 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
3 155 (3.18%) Ansible
4 63 (1.29%) Kubernetes
5 41 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
6 32 (0.66%) Terraform
7 28 (0.57%) logstash
8 26 (0.53%) Salt
9 25 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 25 (0.51%) Nagios
9 25 (0.51%) ZABBIX
10 20 (0.41%) Packer
11 17 (0.35%) Kibana
12 14 (0.29%) CFEngine
12 14 (0.29%) HAProxy
13 12 (0.25%) CA Wily
13 12 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
13 12 (0.25%) SCOM
14 11 (0.23%) Rundeck
14 11 (0.23%) yum
Vendors
1 914 (18.76%) Oracle
2 636 (13.06%) Microsoft
3 247 (5.07%) IBM
4 183 (3.76%) VMware
5 147 (3.02%) Red Hat
6 137 (2.81%) SAP
7 127 (2.61%) Google
8 111 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 93 (1.91%) ServiceNow
10 78 (1.60%) HP
11 64 (1.31%) hybris
12 62 (1.27%) Atlassian
13 59 (1.21%) ATG
13 59 (1.21%) Sitecore
14 55 (1.13%) Cisco
14 55 (1.13%) Informatica
15 54 (1.11%) Splunk
16 53 (1.09%) Adobe
17 51 (1.05%) Citrix
17 51 (1.05%) Remedy
West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £240 - £275 Per Day pls send cv
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £240 - £275 Per Day Please Send CV
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £264.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + 7.5hr working day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aquent
Rate: £200 - £330 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Zebra People
Rate: From £500 to £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago