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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 39 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2255 2434 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.92% 4.84% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.84% 16.51% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 1675 1553
Median daily rate £448 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 26
Median hourly rate £41.13 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.27 £17.75 £22.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.50 £45.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
14232 14747 13937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.04% 29.32% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9889 10332 9670
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 £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 236 163
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -1 1152 £475 +5.55% 257
South East -6 313 £425 +2.71% 93
North West -3 185 £400 - 57
East of England -1 133 £425 +13.33% 54
West Midlands +26 125 £375 -11.76% 32
Yorkshire -4 105 £413 +10.00% 43
South West -15 103 £366 -8.43% 44
East Midlands -5 74 £363 -3.33% 32
North East -23 58 £350 +0.71% 9
Midlands +4 2 £600 +67.83%
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 2309 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1830 (38.93%) Java
3 1590 (33.82%) JavaScript
4 1263 (26.87%) HTML
5 1260 (26.80%) SQL
6 1198 (25.48%) XML
7 1164 (24.76%) REST
8 1114 (23.70%) .NET
9 1064 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
10 1056 (22.46%) CSS
11 1022 (21.74%) TDD
12 961 (20.44%) SOAP
13 957 (20.36%) C#
14 893 (19.00%) Scrum
15 861 (18.32%) RESTful
16 856 (18.21%) Linux
17 817 (17.38%) SQL Server
18 782 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
19 767 (16.32%) MVC
20 758 (16.12%) Git (software)
21 722 (15.36%) Finance
22 704 (14.98%) Spring
23 697 (14.83%) Oracle
24 687 (14.61%) JSON
25 643 (13.68%) AngularJS
26 642 (13.66%) BDD
27 606 (12.89%) Microsoft
28 599 (12.74%) DevOps
29 594 (12.64%) Jenkins
30 552 (11.74%) 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
1 243 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 222 (4.72%) Apache
3 209 (4.45%) Tomcat
4 187 (3.98%) JBoss
5 182 (3.87%) IIS
6 179 (3.81%) WebLogic
7 177 (3.77%) SharePoint
8 170 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 165 (3.51%) CMS
10 132 (2.81%) Confluence
11 123 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
12 82 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
13 76 (1.62%) nginx
14 72 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 62 (1.32%) Apache Spark
16 58 (1.23%) Apache Solr
16 58 (1.23%) Mule
17 50 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
18 47 (1.00%) Mule ESB
19 46 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 176 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.06%) MS Office
3 37 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.26%) MS Project
6 8 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.064%) Mingle
10 2 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.021%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.021%) InVision
11 1 (0.021%) SPSS
11 1 (0.021%) Stata
Business Applications
1 139 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.89%) Magento
3 39 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 37 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
5 24 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
6 15 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (0.19%) Radian6
10 9 (0.19%) SAP CRM
10 9 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 8 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.17%) Remedy AR System
11 8 (0.17%) SAP HCM
11 8 (0.17%) Social Studio
12 7 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
13 4 (0.085%) Oracle Retail
13 4 (0.085%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 4 (0.085%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1064 (22.63%) Amazon AWS
2 394 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 126 (2.68%) GitHub
4 104 (2.21%) SaaS
5 92 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 85 (1.81%) Amazon S3
7 75 (1.60%) PaaS
8 71 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 69 (1.47%) IaaS
10 58 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
11 56 (1.19%) Office 365
12 44 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
13 40 (0.85%) Heroku
14 31 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 29 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
16 28 (0.60%) Route 53
17 26 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
17 26 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
18 23 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
19 21 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 311 (6.62%) HTTP
2 132 (2.81%) Firewall
3 131 (2.79%) Internet
4 109 (2.32%) TCP/IP
5 83 (1.77%) SSL
6 68 (1.45%) DNS
7 52 (1.11%) LDAP
8 51 (1.08%) VPN
9 48 (1.02%) FTP
10 43 (0.91%) WAN
11 38 (0.81%) LAN
12 36 (0.77%) Network Security
13 35 (0.74%) HTTPS
14 28 (0.60%) DHCP
14 28 (0.60%) SAN
15 21 (0.45%) SNMP
16 20 (0.43%) AMQP
17 18 (0.38%) Intranet
17 18 (0.38%) Kerberos
18 17 (0.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 817 (17.38%) SQL Server
2 389 (8.27%) MySQL
3 377 (8.02%) MongoDB
4 360 (7.66%) NoSQL
5 298 (6.34%) Relational Database
6 203 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
7 193 (4.11%) Big Data
8 148 (3.15%) Oracle Database
9 131 (2.79%) Hadoop
10 101 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 99 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 98 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 89 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 88 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 77 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
16 76 (1.62%) RDBMS
17 74 (1.57%) DB2
18 57 (1.21%) Redis
19 56 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 56 (1.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 758 (16.12%) Git (software)
2 594 (12.64%) Jenkins
3 346 (7.36%) JIRA
4 332 (7.06%) Subversion
5 306 (6.51%) Maven
6 298 (6.34%) JUnit
7 287 (6.11%) Selenium
8 250 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 194 (4.13%) Visual Studio
10 170 (3.62%) Eclipse
11 166 (3.53%) Cucumber
12 165 (3.51%) SoapUI
13 153 (3.25%) Mockito
14 144 (3.06%) Gradle
15 120 (2.55%) Ant
16 112 (2.38%) TeamCity
17 105 (2.23%) WebDriver
18 103 (2.19%) NUnit
19 65 (1.38%) Vagrant
20 64 (1.36%) Hudson
General
1 722 (15.36%) Finance
2 276 (5.87%) Banking
3 165 (3.51%) Retail
4 144 (3.06%) Marketing
5 119 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 92 (1.96%) Publishing
7 58 (1.23%) Back Office
7 58 (1.23%) Legal
8 55 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 42 (0.89%) Games
10 41 (0.87%) Electronics
11 39 (0.83%) Investment Banking
12 31 (0.66%) Front Office
13 23 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.43%) Advertising
15 12 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.23%) Law
17 9 (0.19%) Automotive
17 9 (0.19%) Billing
17 9 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 2654 (56.46%) Developer
2 775 (16.49%) Java Developer
3 460 (9.79%) .NET Developer
4 458 (9.74%) Architect
5 336 (7.15%) Senior Developer
6 301 (6.40%) C# Developer
7 295 (6.28%) Analyst
8 254 (5.40%) JavaScript Developer
9 226 (4.81%) Consultant
10 225 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 214 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
12 176 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
13 161 (3.42%) Agile Developer
14 152 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
15 135 (2.87%) Software Engineer
15 135 (2.87%) Web Developer
16 123 (2.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 120 (2.55%) Senior Java Developer
18 116 (2.47%) Software Developer
19 113 (2.40%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1263 (26.87%) HTML
2 1198 (25.48%) XML
3 1164 (24.76%) REST
4 1114 (23.70%) .NET
5 1056 (22.46%) CSS
6 961 (20.44%) SOAP
7 861 (18.32%) RESTful
8 704 (14.98%) Spring
9 687 (14.61%) JSON
10 643 (13.68%) AngularJS
11 552 (11.74%) ASP.NET
12 497 (10.57%) HTML5
13 493 (10.49%) jQuery
14 462 (9.83%) J2EE
15 418 (8.89%) Node.js
16 366 (7.79%) Hibernate
17 358 (7.62%) WCF
18 299 (6.36%) .NET Framework
19 279 (5.93%) JMS
20 271 (5.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 263 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 234 (4.98%) User Experience
3 171 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 169 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 124 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
6 75 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 59 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 56 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 53 (1.13%) Data Centre
10 50 (1.06%) Public Cloud
11 49 (1.04%) Data Integration
12 48 (1.02%) CMDB
13 47 (1.00%) N-Tier
14 44 (0.94%) Virtual Team
15 41 (0.87%) Clustering
16 36 (0.77%) DataPower
17 34 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 33 (0.70%) iPad
19 32 (0.68%) Mathematics
20 27 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 856 (18.21%) Linux
2 479 (10.19%) Windows
3 377 (8.02%) Unix
4 170 (3.62%) Android
5 156 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 122 (2.60%) Windows Server
7 67 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (1.00%) CentOS
10 41 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (0.83%) AIX
12 35 (0.74%) Ubuntu
13 27 (0.57%) Solaris
14 26 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (0.38%) SUSE
16 17 (0.36%) Windows 7
17 16 (0.34%) HPUX
18 12 (0.26%) Windows Phone
19 9 (0.19%) Mac OS X
20 8 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2309 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1022 (21.74%) TDD
3 893 (19.00%) Scrum
4 782 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
5 767 (16.32%) MVC
6 642 (13.66%) BDD
7 599 (12.74%) DevOps
8 528 (11.23%) OO
8 528 (11.23%) SOA
9 481 (10.23%) Open Source
10 453 (9.64%) Software Engineering
11 417 (8.87%) Web Development
12 395 (8.40%) E-Commerce
13 362 (7.70%) Unit Testing
14 316 (6.72%) Kanban
15 253 (5.38%) Microservices
16 241 (5.13%) CRM
17 236 (5.02%) SDLC
18 234 (4.98%) Configuration Management
19 214 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1830 (38.93%) Java
2 1590 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 1260 (26.80%) SQL
4 957 (20.36%) C#
5 456 (9.70%) Python
6 356 (7.57%) PHP
7 323 (6.87%) Ruby
8 246 (5.23%) Scala
9 185 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 170 (3.62%) Perl
11 159 (3.38%) Bash Shell
12 129 (2.74%) PL/SQL
13 112 (2.38%) C++
14 104 (2.21%) PowerShell
15 103 (2.19%) C
16 102 (2.17%) Shell Script
17 95 (2.02%) Groovy
18 94 (2.00%) Objective-C
19 92 (1.96%) VB.NET
20 63 (1.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 359 (7.64%) Security Cleared
2 266 (5.66%) Degree
3 225 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 76 (1.62%) DV Cleared
5 60 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 36 (0.77%) ISEB
7 35 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 29 (0.62%) CISSP
10 25 (0.53%) AWS Certification
11 21 (0.45%) CHECK Team Member
12 18 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (0.30%) MCSE
14 12 (0.26%) CCNP
15 11 (0.23%) CCNA
15 11 (0.23%) SANS
16 10 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.21%) SSCP
16 10 (0.21%) Sun Certification
17 9 (0.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (5.30%) QA
2 43 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 32 (0.68%) SDET
4 31 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.57%) SLA
6 23 (0.49%) FATCA
7 17 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 15 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (0.28%) COBIT
10 12 (0.26%) HL7
11 8 (0.17%) ISO27002
12 7 (0.15%) PA-DSS
13 4 (0.085%) Dublin Core
13 4 (0.085%) GCP
13 4 (0.085%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.064%) MiFID
14 3 (0.064%) TickIT
14 3 (0.064%) WCAG
15 2 (0.043%) HIPAA
15 2 (0.043%) JSP 440
System Software
1 254 (5.40%) Docker
2 127 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 82 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 26 (0.55%) XenApp
7 19 (0.40%) vSphere
8 15 (0.32%) Apache Flume
8 15 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (0.28%) vCloud
10 10 (0.21%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 7 (0.15%) LXC
13 7 (0.15%) Shibboleth
13 7 (0.15%) Varnish
14 6 (0.13%) ProxySG
14 6 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 293 (6.23%) Puppet
2 240 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
3 165 (3.51%) Ansible
4 72 (1.53%) Kubernetes
5 47 (1.00%) Terraform
6 45 (0.96%) Salt
7 42 (0.89%) Kibana
8 41 (0.87%) logstash
9 28 (0.60%) SCOM
10 27 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
11 25 (0.53%) MOM
12 21 (0.45%) SCCM
13 18 (0.38%) Grafana
13 18 (0.38%) Nagios
14 17 (0.36%) ZABBIX
15 16 (0.34%) Mesos
16 14 (0.30%) HAProxy
16 14 (0.30%) OpenSSO
17 12 (0.26%) Rsyslog
18 11 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 697 (14.83%) Oracle
2 606 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 235 (5.00%) IBM
4 145 (3.08%) VMware
5 119 (2.53%) ServiceNow
6 116 (2.47%) SAP
7 102 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 100 (2.13%) Google
8 100 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 98 (2.08%) Adobe
10 89 (1.89%) MuleSoft
11 70 (1.49%) HP
12 66 (1.40%) Splunk
13 63 (1.34%) Zend
14 61 (1.30%) hybris
15 57 (1.21%) Cisco
16 55 (1.17%) Rackspace
17 53 (1.13%) Atlassian
18 47 (1.00%) Solace
18 47 (1.00%) Talend
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Difrent
Rate: Up to £540 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £560 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £560 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago