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 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 39 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1186 1123 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.36% 4.75% 5.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.21% 15.11% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 805 811
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £50.75 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £50.00 £31.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.15 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +20.71%
Web Services
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
7315 7430 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.03% 31.45% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5412 5163
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.48 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
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 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 27 July 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 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
City of London +6 204 £485 +7.77% 60
Croydon 0 33 £425 +4.61% 3
Feltham - 11 £563 -
Bromley -2 8 £463 +85.00% 2
Westminster - 7 £425 - 1
Canary Wharf -3 6 £475 +31.50%
Docklands, London +7 5 £240 -46.66%
Uxbridge +1 4 £475 +26.66% 1
Surbiton - 4 £475 - 4
Hammersmith -1 2 £425 +23.18% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Southwark -2 1 - -
Hayes -6 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1136 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1118 (47.27%) Java
3 745 (31.50%) JavaScript
4 622 (26.30%) TDD
5 618 (26.13%) REST
6 593 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
7 582 (24.61%) HTML
8 569 (24.06%) XML
9 507 (21.44%) SOAP
10 492 (20.80%) SQL
11 473 (20.00%) Scrum
12 470 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
13 467 (19.75%) CSS
13 467 (19.75%) Linux
14 460 (19.45%) Finance
15 457 (19.32%) Git (software)
16 408 (17.25%) RESTful
17 392 (16.58%) Oracle
18 388 (16.41%) Spring
19 360 (15.22%) DevOps
20 352 (14.88%) .NET
21 340 (14.38%) Jenkins
22 331 (14.00%) OO
23 324 (13.70%) C#
24 299 (12.64%) BDD
25 277 (11.71%) SOA
26 274 (11.59%) AngularJS
27 272 (11.50%) MVC
28 265 (11.21%) J2EE
29 260 (10.99%) SQL Server

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
1 184 (7.78%) Tomcat
2 113 (4.78%) WebSphere
3 112 (4.74%) CMS
4 102 (4.31%) WebLogic
5 92 (3.89%) Apache
6 89 (3.76%) JBoss
7 88 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
8 73 (3.09%) SharePoint
9 64 (2.71%) OpenStack
10 60 (2.54%) IIS
11 53 (2.24%) nginx
12 46 (1.95%) Confluence
13 42 (1.78%) Apache Spark
13 42 (1.78%) Mule
14 40 (1.69%) Jetty
15 38 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
16 32 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
16 32 (1.35%) Mule ESB
17 31 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
18 25 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 74 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.65%) MS Office
3 14 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.38%) MS Project
6 7 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.13%) InVision
9 2 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.085%) HipChat
9 2 (0.085%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.085%) Mingle
10 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 51 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
3 26 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.47%) Magento
6 8 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.34%) Radian6
6 8 (0.34%) Social Studio
7 7 (0.30%) ION MarketView
7 7 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.085%) Odoo
10 2 (0.085%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.085%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 2 (0.085%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 2 (0.085%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 593 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (3.09%) GitHub
4 72 (3.04%) SaaS
5 53 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
6 46 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (1.61%) Office 365
8 35 (1.48%) Amazon S3
9 34 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 32 (1.35%) IaaS
11 30 (1.27%) PaaS
12 29 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 28 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
14 23 (0.97%) Heroku
15 20 (0.85%) Google Analytics
16 19 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
17 14 (0.59%) Google Apps
18 12 (0.51%) OpenShift
19 11 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
19 11 (0.47%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 194 (8.20%) HTTP
2 86 (3.64%) Internet
3 56 (2.37%) Firewall
4 54 (2.28%) TCP/IP
5 52 (2.20%) DNS
6 48 (2.03%) LDAP
7 39 (1.65%) SSL
8 35 (1.48%) VPN
9 23 (0.97%) SAN
10 22 (0.93%) AMQP
11 20 (0.85%) SNMP
12 19 (0.80%) FTP
13 17 (0.72%) Network Security
14 14 (0.59%) HTTPS
15 13 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
15 13 (0.55%) WAN
16 12 (0.51%) DMZ
16 12 (0.51%) LAN
17 11 (0.47%) CTI
17 11 (0.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 231 (9.77%) MySQL
3 208 (8.79%) MongoDB
4 202 (8.54%) NoSQL
5 163 (6.89%) Relational Database
6 118 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
7 98 (4.14%) Oracle Database
8 94 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 87 (3.68%) Hadoop
10 75 (3.17%) Big Data
11 61 (2.58%) Neo4j
12 54 (2.28%) RDBMS
13 53 (2.24%) Redis
14 52 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 46 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 42 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
17 41 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 34 (1.44%) Apache Hive
19 32 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
19 32 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 457 (19.32%) Git (software)
2 340 (14.38%) Jenkins
3 243 (10.27%) Maven
4 203 (8.58%) JIRA
5 198 (8.37%) JUnit
6 168 (7.10%) Subversion
7 127 (5.37%) Selenium
8 113 (4.78%) Cucumber
9 97 (4.10%) Mockito
10 79 (3.34%) Eclipse
11 78 (3.30%) SoapUI
12 77 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 69 (2.92%) Gradle
14 64 (2.71%) Ant
15 60 (2.54%) Visual Studio
16 56 (2.37%) TeamCity
17 44 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 40 (1.69%) NUnit
19 39 (1.65%) WebDriver
20 35 (1.48%) Grunt
General
1 460 (19.45%) Finance
2 205 (8.67%) Banking
3 133 (5.62%) Retail
4 101 (4.27%) Marketing
5 56 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 40 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 34 (1.44%) Publishing
8 31 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.23%) Front Office
10 27 (1.14%) Electronics
11 25 (1.06%) Games
12 19 (0.80%) Legal
13 18 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.72%) Advertising
14 17 (0.72%) Back Office
15 13 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.47%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.38%) Law
18 6 (0.25%) Local Government
19 4 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1287 (54.42%) Developer
2 483 (20.42%) Java Developer
3 259 (10.95%) Architect
4 255 (10.78%) Senior Developer
5 193 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 121 (5.12%) .NET Developer
7 118 (4.99%) Analyst
8 117 (4.95%) C# Developer
9 113 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 109 (4.61%) Agile Developer
11 107 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
12 100 (4.23%) Consultant
13 79 (3.34%) AWS Engineer
14 75 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
15 70 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
16 67 (2.83%) Agile Java Developer
16 67 (2.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 65 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
18 57 (2.41%) AWS Developer
19 53 (2.24%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (26.13%) REST
2 582 (24.61%) HTML
3 569 (24.06%) XML
4 507 (21.44%) SOAP
5 467 (19.75%) CSS
6 408 (17.25%) RESTful
7 388 (16.41%) Spring
8 352 (14.88%) .NET
9 274 (11.59%) AngularJS
10 265 (11.21%) J2EE
11 257 (10.87%) HTML5
12 251 (10.61%) Node.js
13 246 (10.40%) JSON
14 211 (8.92%) Hibernate
15 194 (8.20%) JMS
16 190 (8.03%) jQuery
17 155 (6.55%) CSS3
18 140 (5.92%) ASP.NET
19 135 (5.71%) Ajax
20 128 (5.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 112 (4.74%) User Experience
2 96 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 85 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 76 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 45 (1.90%) iPad
7 43 (1.82%) Social Media
8 41 (1.73%) Algorithms
8 41 (1.73%) Data Structures
9 38 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 30 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 29 (1.23%) Fintech
11 29 (1.23%) Fixed Income
12 26 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.06%) N-Tier
14 23 (0.97%) Data Integration
14 23 (0.97%) Derivative
15 22 (0.93%) Virtual Team
16 21 (0.89%) CMDB
16 21 (0.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 467 (19.75%) Linux
2 222 (9.39%) Windows
3 174 (7.36%) Unix
4 93 (3.93%) Apple iOS
5 88 (3.72%) Android
6 69 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (2.03%) Windows Server
8 44 (1.86%) CentOS
9 37 (1.56%) Ubuntu
10 23 (0.97%) Solaris
11 14 (0.59%) Windows Phone
12 11 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.38%) webOS
13 9 (0.38%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
14 7 (0.30%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.25%) AIX
15 6 (0.25%) Debian
15 6 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1136 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (26.30%) TDD
3 473 (20.00%) Scrum
4 470 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
5 360 (15.22%) DevOps
6 331 (14.00%) OO
7 299 (12.64%) BDD
8 277 (11.71%) SOA
9 272 (11.50%) MVC
10 250 (10.57%) E-Commerce
11 233 (9.85%) Open Source
12 180 (7.61%) Software Engineering
13 178 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
14 173 (7.32%) Web Development
15 157 (6.64%) SDLC
16 150 (6.34%) Kanban
17 135 (5.71%) Pair Programming
18 129 (5.45%) Unit Testing
19 123 (5.20%) Microservices
20 122 (5.16%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1118 (47.27%) Java
2 745 (31.50%) JavaScript
3 492 (20.80%) SQL
4 324 (13.70%) C#
5 206 (8.71%) Python
6 184 (7.78%) Ruby
7 148 (6.26%) PHP
8 118 (4.99%) Scala
9 96 (4.06%) Perl
10 85 (3.59%) Bash Shell
11 70 (2.96%) PL/SQL
12 61 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 56 (2.37%) T-SQL
14 55 (2.33%) Groovy
15 46 (1.95%) Objective-C
16 44 (1.86%) C
17 43 (1.82%) Shell Script
18 39 (1.65%) Apple Swift
19 27 (1.14%) C++
20 26 (1.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 149 (6.30%) Security Cleared
2 148 (6.26%) Degree
3 83 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 42 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 17 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (0.55%) AWS Certification
6 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.51%) ISEB
8 11 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.38%) CISSP
9 9 (0.38%) MCSD
10 7 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.30%) MCPD
11 6 (0.25%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.21%) PMP
13 4 (0.17%) CITP
13 4 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (5.75%) QA
2 14 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.42%) HL7
5 9 (0.38%) MiFID
5 9 (0.38%) SLA
6 6 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.25%) SDET
6 6 (0.25%) SEPA
7 5 (0.21%) ISO20022
8 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.17%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.13%) COBIT
9 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.13%) EMIR
10 1 (0.042%) COREP
10 1 (0.042%) FATCA
10 1 (0.042%) FINREP
10 1 (0.042%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 181 (7.65%) Docker
2 63 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 49 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (0.76%) vSphere
6 16 (0.68%) NFS
7 14 (0.59%) vCloud
8 13 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (0.42%) Apache Flume
11 7 (0.30%) HDFS
12 6 (0.25%) KVM
13 5 (0.21%) Hyper-V
13 5 (0.21%) Squid
14 4 (0.17%) SRDF
14 4 (0.17%) Varnish
14 4 (0.17%) Xen
15 3 (0.13%) oVirt
15 3 (0.13%) Snort
15 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 189 (7.99%) Puppet
2 186 (7.86%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (4.90%) Ansible
4 57 (2.41%) Kubernetes
5 26 (1.10%) logstash
5 26 (1.10%) Salt
6 23 (0.97%) Terraform
6 23 (0.97%) ZABBIX
7 21 (0.89%) Nagios
8 17 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (0.63%) Kibana
10 12 (0.51%) HAProxy
11 11 (0.47%) Rundeck
12 10 (0.42%) Packer
13 9 (0.38%) AirWatch
13 9 (0.38%) Capistrano
13 9 (0.38%) yum
14 8 (0.34%) Consul
15 7 (0.30%) CFEngine
16 6 (0.25%) Graphite
Vendors
1 392 (16.58%) Oracle
2 242 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 101 (4.27%) IBM
4 88 (3.72%) Google
4 88 (3.72%) VMware
5 81 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 62 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
7 50 (2.11%) ServiceNow
8 42 (1.78%) hybris
9 39 (1.65%) SAP
9 39 (1.65%) Splunk
10 38 (1.61%) ATG
11 37 (1.56%) MuleSoft
12 34 (1.44%) Cisco
13 33 (1.40%) Informatica
14 31 (1.31%) Atlassian
14 31 (1.31%) Rackspace
15 25 (1.06%) Sybase
16 24 (1.01%) Siebel
17 23 (0.97%) Endeca
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £264.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Aquent
Rate: £200 - £330 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Zebra People
Rate: From £500 to £575 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 + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Talent International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago