The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 36 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1287 1093 1148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.57% 4.60% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.70% 14.59% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 779 789
Median daily rate £463 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £46.50 £32.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.75 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +19.22%
Web Services
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7707 7494 7352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.37% 31.56% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5733 5472 5152
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 48 50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.24 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in London

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in London

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in London

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
City of London +9 228 £475 +5.55% 63
Croydon +1 26 £425 -
Westminster - 14 £425 -
Feltham +6 11 £528 +50.85%
Bromley +5 8 £475 +31.03% 3
Canary Wharf 0 8 £473 +30.81%
Docklands, London +5 5 £370 -20.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £450 -
Uxbridge -2 4 £475 +50.79% 2
Southwark -3 2 - -
Hammersmith -1 1 £425 +23.18%
Wimbledon -2 1 £525 +40.00%
Hayes -4 1 £300 -29.41%
New Malden - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £550 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 London region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1133 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1085 (45.47%) Java
3 770 (32.27%) JavaScript
4 653 (27.37%) Amazon AWS
5 614 (25.73%) REST
6 602 (25.23%) HTML
7 585 (24.52%) TDD
8 554 (23.22%) XML
9 506 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
10 499 (20.91%) SOAP
11 494 (20.70%) CSS
12 492 (20.62%) SQL
13 489 (20.49%) Linux
14 480 (20.12%) Scrum
15 462 (19.36%) Git (software)
16 448 (18.78%) Finance
17 396 (16.60%) Oracle
17 396 (16.60%) Spring
18 391 (16.39%) RESTful
19 372 (15.59%) DevOps
20 362 (15.17%) .NET
21 352 (14.75%) Jenkins
22 340 (14.25%) C#
23 323 (13.54%) OO
24 308 (12.91%) AngularJS
25 304 (12.74%) BDD
26 300 (12.57%) MVC
27 281 (11.78%) J2EE
28 279 (11.69%) SQL Server
29 278 (11.65%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 168 (7.04%) Tomcat
2 116 (4.86%) WebSphere
3 113 (4.74%) CMS
4 100 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
5 96 (4.02%) WebLogic
6 89 (3.73%) JBoss
7 88 (3.69%) Apache
8 77 (3.23%) nginx
9 76 (3.19%) SharePoint
10 60 (2.51%) OpenStack
11 54 (2.26%) Confluence
12 53 (2.22%) IIS
13 42 (1.76%) Mule
14 38 (1.59%) Jetty
15 37 (1.55%) Apache Spark
15 37 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
16 36 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
17 33 (1.38%) Mule ESB
18 25 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
19 22 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 69 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.47%) MS Office
3 10 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.25%) MS Project
5 6 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.13%) InVision
9 2 (0.084%) HipChat
9 2 (0.084%) Mingle
10 1 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 64 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
4 13 (0.54%) Magento
4 13 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.34%) Radian6
5 8 (0.34%) Social Studio
6 7 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.25%) ION MarketView
7 6 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
8 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.084%) Odoo
10 2 (0.084%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.084%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 2 (0.084%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 653 (27.37%) Amazon AWS
2 149 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (3.65%) GitHub
4 70 (2.93%) SaaS
5 51 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
6 46 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
7 44 (1.84%) Office 365
8 38 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
9 36 (1.51%) PaaS
10 34 (1.42%) IaaS
11 33 (1.38%) Amazon S3
12 30 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (1.22%) Heroku
14 25 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
15 21 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
16 16 (0.67%) OpenShift
17 15 (0.63%) Google Analytics
17 15 (0.63%) Google Apps
18 12 (0.50%) TestFlight
19 11 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 172 (7.21%) HTTP
2 79 (3.31%) Internet
3 61 (2.56%) Firewall
4 56 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 53 (2.22%) DNS
6 49 (2.05%) LDAP
7 35 (1.47%) SSL
8 34 (1.42%) VPN
9 23 (0.96%) SAN
10 22 (0.92%) AMQP
11 20 (0.84%) Network Security
12 19 (0.80%) SNMP
13 16 (0.67%) FTP
14 15 (0.63%) DHCP
15 14 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
16 13 (0.54%) DMZ
17 12 (0.50%) HTTPS
17 12 (0.50%) SMS
18 11 (0.46%) CTI
18 11 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 245 (10.27%) MySQL
3 219 (9.18%) MongoDB
4 182 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 169 (7.08%) Relational Database
6 162 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
7 95 (3.98%) Oracle Database
8 92 (3.86%) Big Data
9 88 (3.69%) Hadoop
10 87 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 59 (2.47%) Neo4j
12 53 (2.22%) Redis
13 52 (2.18%) RDBMS
14 46 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 45 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 42 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
17 39 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 38 (1.59%) Apache Hive
19 33 (1.38%) SQLite
20 32 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 462 (19.36%) Git (software)
2 352 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 240 (10.06%) Maven
4 204 (8.55%) JIRA
5 182 (7.63%) JUnit
6 180 (7.54%) Subversion
7 127 (5.32%) Selenium
8 112 (4.69%) Cucumber
9 101 (4.23%) Mockito
10 85 (3.56%) Eclipse
11 84 (3.52%) SoapUI
12 78 (3.27%) Gradle
13 74 (3.10%) Ant
14 72 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
15 60 (2.51%) TeamCity
16 57 (2.39%) Visual Studio
17 44 (1.84%) IntelliJ
17 44 (1.84%) WebDriver
18 43 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 42 (1.76%) NUnit
General
1 448 (18.78%) Finance
2 194 (8.13%) Banking
3 126 (5.28%) Retail
4 105 (4.40%) Marketing
5 59 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.63%) Publishing
7 35 (1.47%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.22%) Front Office
10 28 (1.17%) Electronics
10 28 (1.17%) Games
11 18 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 18 (0.75%) Legal
12 15 (0.63%) Advertising
12 15 (0.63%) Back Office
13 9 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.34%) Law
15 7 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1276 (53.48%) Developer
2 459 (19.24%) Java Developer
3 256 (10.73%) Architect
4 247 (10.35%) Senior Developer
5 191 (8.01%) DevOps Engineer
6 126 (5.28%) .NET Developer
7 121 (5.07%) Analyst
8 114 (4.78%) C# Developer
9 108 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
10 107 (4.48%) Consultant
11 100 (4.19%) Agile Developer
12 97 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
13 81 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
14 76 (3.19%) C# .NET Developer
15 74 (3.10%) Full Stack Developer
16 69 (2.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 63 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
18 58 (2.43%) Agile Java Developer
19 55 (2.31%) Angular Developer
20 54 (2.26%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (25.73%) REST
2 602 (25.23%) HTML
3 554 (23.22%) XML
4 499 (20.91%) SOAP
5 494 (20.70%) CSS
6 396 (16.60%) Spring
7 391 (16.39%) RESTful
8 362 (15.17%) .NET
9 308 (12.91%) AngularJS
10 281 (11.78%) J2EE
11 278 (11.65%) HTML5
12 261 (10.94%) JSON
13 255 (10.69%) Node.js
14 217 (9.09%) jQuery
15 212 (8.89%) Hibernate
16 179 (7.50%) JMS
17 156 (6.54%) CSS3
18 145 (6.08%) ASP.NET
19 127 (5.32%) Java EE
20 126 (5.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 121 (5.07%) User Experience
2 101 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
3 88 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 84 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 38 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 36 (1.51%) Algorithms
6 36 (1.51%) Data Centre
7 35 (1.47%) iPad
8 34 (1.42%) Social Media
9 32 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 27 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
11 26 (1.09%) Fintech
11 26 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 25 (1.05%) N-Tier
13 24 (1.01%) Wiki
14 23 (0.96%) CMDB
14 23 (0.96%) Data Integration
15 22 (0.92%) Derivative
16 20 (0.84%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 489 (20.49%) Linux
2 234 (9.81%) Windows
3 179 (7.50%) Unix
4 94 (3.94%) Android
5 88 (3.69%) Apple iOS
6 64 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 55 (2.31%) Windows Server
8 48 (2.01%) CentOS
9 38 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 26 (1.09%) Solaris
11 15 (0.63%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.38%) webOS
13 9 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
14 7 (0.29%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.29%) SUSE
14 7 (0.29%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.25%) AIX
15 6 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1133 (47.49%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (24.52%) TDD
3 506 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
4 480 (20.12%) Scrum
5 372 (15.59%) DevOps
6 323 (13.54%) OO
7 304 (12.74%) BDD
8 300 (12.57%) MVC
9 274 (11.48%) SOA
10 251 (10.52%) Open Source
11 242 (10.14%) E-Commerce
12 186 (7.80%) Software Engineering
13 180 (7.54%) Web Development
14 172 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 161 (6.75%) Kanban
16 160 (6.71%) SDLC
17 138 (5.78%) Unit Testing
18 136 (5.70%) CRM
19 135 (5.66%) Microservices
20 123 (5.16%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1085 (45.47%) Java
2 770 (32.27%) JavaScript
3 492 (20.62%) SQL
4 340 (14.25%) C#
5 231 (9.68%) Python
6 199 (8.34%) PHP
7 197 (8.26%) Ruby
8 110 (4.61%) Scala
9 104 (4.36%) Perl
10 85 (3.56%) Bash Shell
11 78 (3.27%) PL/SQL
12 63 (2.64%) T-SQL
13 61 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 51 (2.14%) C
15 50 (2.10%) Groovy
16 47 (1.97%) Shell Script
17 43 (1.80%) Objective-C
18 34 (1.42%) Apple Swift
19 32 (1.34%) C++
20 26 (1.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 168 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 140 (5.87%) Degree
3 93 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 46 (1.93%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (0.71%) CHECK Team Member
7 14 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.54%) AWS Certification
8 13 (0.54%) ISEB
9 11 (0.46%) MCSD
10 9 (0.38%) CISSP
11 8 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.25%) MCPD
13 5 (0.21%) PMP
14 4 (0.17%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.17%) CCNA
14 4 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.87%) QA
2 15 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.38%) MiFID
4 9 (0.38%) SDET
4 9 (0.38%) SLA
5 7 (0.29%) HL7
5 7 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.25%) COBIT
7 5 (0.21%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.17%) EMIR
8 4 (0.17%) FATCA
8 4 (0.17%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.17%) SEPA
9 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.084%) WCAG
11 1 (0.042%) COREP
11 1 (0.042%) GCP
11 1 (0.042%) WAI
System Software
1 193 (8.09%) Docker
2 73 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 43 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (0.80%) vCloud
6 17 (0.71%) vSphere
7 11 (0.46%) HDFS
7 11 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.42%) Apache Flume
8 10 (0.42%) NFS
9 8 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.21%) Squid
10 5 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.17%) Varnish
12 3 (0.13%) KVM
12 3 (0.13%) oVirt
12 3 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 184 (7.71%) Opscode Chef
2 180 (7.54%) Puppet
3 110 (4.61%) Ansible
4 62 (2.60%) Kubernetes
5 30 (1.26%) logstash
5 30 (1.26%) Salt
6 25 (1.05%) ZABBIX
7 24 (1.01%) Terraform
8 22 (0.92%) Kibana
9 16 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (0.63%) HAProxy
11 12 (0.50%) Rundeck
12 11 (0.46%) Nagios
13 10 (0.42%) CFEngine
13 10 (0.42%) Packer
14 9 (0.38%) yum
15 8 (0.34%) AirWatch
15 8 (0.34%) Grafana
16 6 (0.25%) Consul
17 5 (0.21%) Marathon
Vendors
1 396 (16.60%) Oracle
2 245 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 108 (4.53%) IBM
4 92 (3.86%) VMware
5 87 (3.65%) Red Hat
6 85 (3.56%) Google
7 71 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
8 55 (2.31%) ServiceNow
9 53 (2.22%) MuleSoft
10 42 (1.76%) Informatica
10 42 (1.76%) SAP
11 41 (1.72%) hybris
12 37 (1.55%) Rackspace
13 36 (1.51%) Splunk
14 32 (1.34%) ATG
15 31 (1.30%) Atlassian
15 31 (1.30%) Cisco
15 31 (1.30%) New Relic
16 26 (1.09%) HP
16 26 (1.09%) Talend
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