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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 34 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2481 2321 2230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.99% 4.46% 4.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.04% 15.53% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1737 1561 1443
Median daily rate £425 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 37 20
Median hourly rate £44.75 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.51 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.16 £52.50 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
15467 14950 14128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.09% 28.75% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10769 10416 9329
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 £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 269 158
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +2 1262 £450 - 267
South East +9 414 £403 -1.22% 128
North West -3 160 £400 -5.88% 92
West Midlands +39 147 £361 +6.25% 52
East of England -10 127 £400 +6.66% 84
South West -9 112 £375 -6.25% 38
Yorkshire -7 111 £418 +21.45% 56
East Midlands -14 68 £369 -1.66% 24
North East -21 68 £375 +15.38% 12
Midlands -12 3 £500 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2354 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2086 (42.22%) Java
3 1590 (32.18%) JavaScript
4 1307 (26.45%) XML
5 1306 (26.43%) HTML
6 1254 (25.38%) SQL
7 1178 (23.84%) REST
8 1095 (22.16%) .NET
9 1062 (21.49%) CSS
10 1039 (21.03%) SOAP
11 1011 (20.46%) TDD
12 999 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
13 981 (19.85%) C#
14 880 (17.81%) SQL Server
15 862 (17.45%) Linux
16 856 (17.32%) Scrum
17 854 (17.28%) RESTful
18 839 (16.98%) Oracle
19 812 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
20 797 (16.13%) MVC
21 787 (15.93%) Spring
22 766 (15.50%) Finance
23 752 (15.22%) Git (software)
24 667 (13.50%) AngularJS
25 647 (13.09%) Microsoft
26 640 (12.95%) JSON
27 591 (11.96%) SOA
28 590 (11.94%) BDD
29 574 (11.62%) Jenkins
30 544 (11.01%) ASP.NET

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
1 284 (5.75%) WebSphere
2 277 (5.61%) Tomcat
3 261 (5.28%) JBoss
4 243 (4.92%) WebLogic
5 201 (4.07%) IIS
5 201 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 198 (4.01%) CMS
7 180 (3.64%) Apache
8 135 (2.73%) Confluence
9 134 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
10 98 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
11 85 (1.72%) nginx
12 82 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
13 69 (1.40%) OpenStack
14 68 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
15 57 (1.15%) Mule
16 52 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
17 50 (1.01%) Jetty
18 48 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
19 47 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 201 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 90 (1.82%) MS Office
3 38 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.24%) MS Project
6 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.081%) Mingle
9 3 (0.061%) InVision
10 2 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 144 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (0.93%) Magento
3 44 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 34 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 20 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
6 18 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
7 15 (0.30%) SAP CRM
7 15 (0.30%) SAP ERP
8 13 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
9 11 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
10 10 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
11 8 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.16%) Radian6
11 8 (0.16%) Social Studio
12 7 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
13 6 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
14 5 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.10%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 999 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 345 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (2.98%) GitHub
4 98 (1.98%) SaaS
5 72 (1.46%) Office 365
6 68 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
7 63 (1.28%) Amazon S3
7 63 (1.28%) PaaS
8 62 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
8 62 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
9 53 (1.07%) Heroku
10 52 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
10 52 (1.05%) IaaS
11 34 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
12 29 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (0.40%) CloudFront
13 20 (0.40%) TestFlight
14 19 (0.38%) Force.com
15 18 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
16 17 (0.34%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 276 (5.59%) HTTP
2 159 (3.22%) Internet
3 123 (2.49%) Firewall
4 92 (1.86%) SSL
5 85 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 80 (1.62%) DNS
7 77 (1.56%) LDAP
8 55 (1.11%) VPN
9 48 (0.97%) FTP
10 42 (0.85%) SAN
11 40 (0.81%) Network Security
12 34 (0.69%) HTTPS
13 33 (0.67%) WAN
14 31 (0.63%) LAN
15 29 (0.59%) SNMP
16 26 (0.53%) AMQP
17 24 (0.49%) DHCP
17 24 (0.49%) Intranet
18 19 (0.38%) DMZ
18 19 (0.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 880 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 365 (7.39%) MySQL
3 352 (7.12%) MongoDB
4 330 (6.68%) NoSQL
5 319 (6.46%) Relational Database
6 233 (4.72%) Oracle Database
7 212 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
8 138 (2.79%) Big Data
9 113 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 109 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
11 107 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 106 (2.15%) Hadoop
13 102 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 98 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
15 96 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
16 90 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 88 (1.78%) DB2
18 71 (1.44%) Redis
19 61 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
20 55 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 752 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 574 (11.62%) Jenkins
3 387 (7.83%) JIRA
4 380 (7.69%) Maven
5 362 (7.33%) JUnit
6 316 (6.40%) Subversion
7 304 (6.15%) Selenium
8 254 (5.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 218 (4.41%) Visual Studio
10 215 (4.35%) Cucumber
11 197 (3.99%) Eclipse
12 185 (3.74%) SoapUI
13 153 (3.10%) Gradle
14 128 (2.59%) Ant
14 128 (2.59%) Mockito
15 101 (2.04%) TeamCity
16 96 (1.94%) WebDriver
17 91 (1.84%) NUnit
18 74 (1.50%) JMeter
19 72 (1.46%) IntelliJ
General
1 766 (15.50%) Finance
2 272 (5.50%) Banking
3 168 (3.40%) Retail
4 160 (3.24%) Marketing
5 117 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 103 (2.08%) Publishing
7 61 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.11%) Back Office
9 46 (0.93%) Electronics
10 45 (0.91%) Legal
11 44 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 31 (0.63%) Front Office
13 30 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 28 (0.57%) Games
15 21 (0.43%) Law
16 17 (0.34%) Advertising
16 17 (0.34%) French Language
17 16 (0.32%) Automotive
17 16 (0.32%) Military
18 11 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2818 (57.03%) Developer
2 895 (18.11%) Java Developer
3 521 (10.54%) Architect
4 489 (9.90%) .NET Developer
5 356 (7.21%) Senior Developer
6 329 (6.66%) C# Developer
7 318 (6.44%) Analyst
8 247 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 232 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 230 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
11 220 (4.45%) Consultant
12 190 (3.85%) Agile Developer
13 183 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
14 149 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
15 148 (3.00%) SQL Developer
16 144 (2.91%) Web Developer
17 121 (2.45%) ASP.NET Developer
18 118 (2.39%) AWS Engineer
18 118 (2.39%) Full Stack Developer
19 116 (2.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1307 (26.45%) XML
2 1306 (26.43%) HTML
3 1178 (23.84%) REST
4 1095 (22.16%) .NET
5 1062 (21.49%) CSS
6 1039 (21.03%) SOAP
7 854 (17.28%) RESTful
8 787 (15.93%) Spring
9 667 (13.50%) AngularJS
10 640 (12.95%) JSON
11 544 (11.01%) ASP.NET
12 526 (10.65%) J2EE
13 519 (10.50%) HTML5
14 498 (10.08%) jQuery
15 425 (8.60%) Node.js
16 404 (8.18%) Hibernate
17 383 (7.75%) WCF
18 299 (6.05%) .NET Framework
19 288 (5.83%) JMS
20 265 (5.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 252 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 209 (4.23%) User Experience
3 192 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 181 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 137 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
6 82 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 75 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 72 (1.46%) N-Tier
9 60 (1.21%) CMDB
10 57 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 48 (0.97%) Clustering
12 46 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 45 (0.91%) DataPower
14 43 (0.87%) iPad
15 42 (0.85%) Data Integration
16 37 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 37 (0.75%) Public Cloud
16 37 (0.75%) Virtual Team
17 36 (0.73%) Fintech
17 36 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 862 (17.45%) Linux
2 526 (10.65%) Windows
3 370 (7.49%) Unix
4 167 (3.38%) Android
5 158 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 123 (2.49%) Windows Server
7 98 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 53 (1.07%) CentOS
9 49 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (0.95%) Ubuntu
11 43 (0.87%) AIX
12 38 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (0.75%) Solaris
14 23 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (0.45%) Windows Phone
16 17 (0.34%) Windows 7
17 16 (0.32%) SUSE
18 10 (0.20%) HPUX
19 9 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
19 9 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2354 (47.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1011 (20.46%) TDD
3 856 (17.32%) Scrum
4 812 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
5 797 (16.13%) MVC
6 591 (11.96%) SOA
7 590 (11.94%) BDD
8 535 (10.83%) OO
9 527 (10.67%) DevOps
10 461 (9.33%) Open Source
11 431 (8.72%) Web Development
12 397 (8.03%) Software Engineering
13 379 (7.67%) E-Commerce
14 331 (6.70%) Unit Testing
15 319 (6.46%) Kanban
16 294 (5.95%) SDLC
17 266 (5.38%) CRM
18 234 (4.74%) Migration
19 230 (4.65%) Microservices
20 218 (4.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2086 (42.22%) Java
2 1590 (32.18%) JavaScript
3 1254 (25.38%) SQL
4 981 (19.85%) C#
5 401 (8.12%) Python
6 361 (7.31%) PHP
7 308 (6.23%) Ruby
8 196 (3.97%) T-SQL
9 178 (3.60%) Scala
10 169 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 164 (3.32%) Perl
12 160 (3.24%) Bash Shell
13 122 (2.47%) C++
14 112 (2.27%) PowerShell
14 112 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 104 (2.10%) C
15 104 (2.10%) Groovy
16 94 (1.90%) Objective-C
17 85 (1.72%) VB
18 74 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 466 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 317 (6.42%) Degree
3 311 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 80 (1.62%) DV Cleared
5 60 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 47 (0.95%) ISEB
7 41 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (0.79%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.45%) CISSP
10 19 (0.38%) AWS Certification
11 18 (0.36%) CHECK Team Member
12 17 (0.34%) MCSD
13 16 (0.32%) MCSE
14 14 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (0.28%) Sun Certification
15 13 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
16 12 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 10 (0.20%) OCPJP
18 8 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (5.38%) QA
2 40 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 40 (0.81%) SLA
3 30 (0.61%) HL7
4 25 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 21 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.38%) SDET
7 8 (0.16%) FATCA
7 8 (0.16%) JSP 440
8 6 (0.12%) COBIT
8 6 (0.12%) MiFID
9 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.081%) Dublin Core
10 4 (0.081%) GCP
11 3 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.061%) ISO20022
11 3 (0.061%) SEPA
11 3 (0.061%) WCAG
12 2 (0.040%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.040%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 262 (5.30%) Docker
2 133 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 115 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 36 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 28 (0.57%) vSphere
6 28 (0.57%) Xen
7 21 (0.43%) vCloud
8 19 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (0.34%) Apache Flume
10 12 (0.24%) XenApp
11 9 (0.18%) NFS
12 8 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (0.14%) Varnish
13 7 (0.14%) VMware ESX
14 6 (0.12%) HDFS
14 6 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.10%) KVM
15 5 (0.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 264 (5.34%) Puppet
2 234 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
3 129 (2.61%) Ansible
4 71 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 41 (0.83%) Terraform
6 39 (0.79%) logstash
7 34 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
8 31 (0.63%) Kibana
9 29 (0.59%) Salt
10 26 (0.53%) ZABBIX
11 25 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
12 18 (0.36%) Packer
13 17 (0.34%) CFEngine
13 17 (0.34%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.32%) SCOM
15 15 (0.30%) Nagios
16 12 (0.24%) Rundeck
17 11 (0.22%) yum
18 10 (0.20%) CA Wily
18 10 (0.20%) Netcool
Vendors
1 839 (16.98%) Oracle
2 647 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 260 (5.26%) IBM
4 181 (3.66%) VMware
5 140 (2.83%) Red Hat
6 132 (2.67%) SAP
7 124 (2.51%) ServiceNow
8 119 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
9 111 (2.25%) Google
10 74 (1.50%) HP
11 71 (1.44%) Splunk
12 64 (1.30%) MuleSoft
13 59 (1.19%) Sitecore
14 57 (1.15%) hybris
15 56 (1.13%) Atlassian
15 56 (1.13%) Informatica
16 55 (1.11%) Cisco
16 55 (1.11%) Zend
17 53 (1.07%) Citrix
18 51 (1.03%) Talend
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southport, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: £600 day or to £110K for permanent
Posted: 56 minutes ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £385.00 - £409.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £423.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Coded People
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago