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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 38 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1154 1154 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.37% 5.14% 4.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.43% 15.61% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 835 822
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £33.28 £50.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.44% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £24.00 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
7480 7395 7164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.83% 32.91% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5645 5601 5459
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -29.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.62 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £70.00
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 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 10 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 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
City of London +22 185 £500 +11.11% 40
Croydon -18 14 £438 -
Greenford - 8 £413 -
Bromley - 7 £475 -
Westminster - 6 £425 -
Hammersmith +3 4 £463 -11.05% 1
Canary Wharf +1 4 £350 -26.31%
Feltham - 4 £413 -
New Malden -6 3 - -
Docklands, London -3 2 £600 +9.09%
Hounslow -1 1 £50 -87.50% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 3
Chiswick - 1 £375 - 3
Barking - 1 £350 -
Enfield - 1 £300 - 1
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 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 London region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1229 (51.17%) Agile Software Development
2 978 (40.72%) Java
3 852 (35.47%) JavaScript
4 698 (29.06%) REST
5 693 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
6 678 (28.23%) HTML
7 616 (25.65%) XML
8 595 (24.77%) SQL
9 581 (24.19%) TDD
10 557 (23.19%) CSS
11 519 (21.61%) SOAP
12 511 (21.27%) Linux
13 467 (19.44%) RESTful
14 464 (19.32%) Scrum
15 451 (18.78%) Git (software)
16 446 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
17 415 (17.28%) Finance
18 406 (16.90%) DevOps
19 401 (16.69%) Spring
20 398 (16.57%) .NET
21 389 (16.19%) C#
22 388 (16.15%) Oracle
23 381 (15.86%) Jenkins
24 378 (15.74%) JSON
25 371 (15.45%) BDD
26 362 (15.07%) AngularJS
27 348 (14.49%) SQL Server
28 341 (14.20%) MVC
29 319 (13.28%) OO
30 297 (12.36%) Python

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
1 134 (5.58%) WebSphere
2 128 (5.33%) Apache
3 111 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 99 (4.12%) CMS
4 99 (4.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 89 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
6 82 (3.41%) SharePoint
7 79 (3.29%) JBoss
8 68 (2.83%) WebLogic
9 62 (2.58%) IIS
10 55 (2.29%) Confluence
11 53 (2.21%) nginx
12 52 (2.16%) Apache Spark
13 42 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 40 (1.67%) Apache Solr
14 40 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
15 32 (1.33%) Mule
16 28 (1.17%) OpenStack
17 27 (1.12%) Mule ESB
18 26 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 77 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 17 (0.71%) MS Office
4 8 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.17%) MS Project
7 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.083%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.083%) Mingle
9 1 (0.042%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.042%) InVision
9 1 (0.042%) SPSS
9 1 (0.042%) Stata
Business Applications
1 71 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 15 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (0.54%) Magento
7 9 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.37%) Radian6
8 8 (0.33%) Social Studio
9 7 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.17%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.12%) SAP HCM
13 2 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.083%) ION MarketView
13 2 (0.083%) RMDS
13 2 (0.083%) SAP EWM
13 2 (0.083%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 693 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (3.79%) GitHub
4 77 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
5 73 (3.04%) SaaS
6 59 (2.46%) Amazon S3
7 46 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 39 (1.62%) IaaS
9 36 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
10 34 (1.42%) Office 365
11 33 (1.37%) PaaS
12 31 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (1.17%) Heroku
14 24 (1.00%) Route 53
14 24 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 23 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
16 19 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
17 16 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
17 16 (0.67%) TestFlight
18 15 (0.62%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 212 (8.83%) HTTP
2 77 (3.21%) Internet
3 74 (3.08%) Firewall
4 69 (2.87%) TCP/IP
5 43 (1.79%) SSL
6 37 (1.54%) DNS
7 36 (1.50%) VPN
8 30 (1.25%) LDAP
9 26 (1.08%) WAN
10 23 (0.96%) FTP
11 22 (0.92%) LAN
12 21 (0.87%) SAN
13 18 (0.75%) HTTPS
14 17 (0.71%) Network Security
15 14 (0.58%) DHCP
16 13 (0.54%) SMS
17 12 (0.50%) SNMP
17 12 (0.50%) Wireshark
18 11 (0.46%) AMQP
18 11 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 248 (10.32%) MongoDB
3 236 (9.83%) MySQL
4 212 (8.83%) NoSQL
5 168 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 149 (6.20%) Big Data
6 149 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
7 99 (4.12%) Hadoop
8 71 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 64 (2.66%) Oracle Database
10 58 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (1.50%) Redis
14 35 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 35 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 34 (1.42%) SQLite
16 33 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
17 30 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
18 28 (1.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 451 (18.78%) Git (software)
2 381 (15.86%) Jenkins
3 203 (8.45%) Maven
4 198 (8.24%) JIRA
5 182 (7.58%) Subversion
6 178 (7.41%) JUnit
7 129 (5.37%) Mockito
8 117 (4.87%) Selenium
9 88 (3.66%) Cucumber
10 83 (3.46%) TeamCity
11 76 (3.16%) Eclipse
12 75 (3.12%) Gradle
13 69 (2.87%) SoapUI
13 69 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 68 (2.83%) Ant
15 57 (2.37%) WebDriver
16 51 (2.12%) Vagrant
17 48 (2.00%) NUnit
18 44 (1.83%) IntelliJ
19 43 (1.79%) Spock
General
1 415 (17.28%) Finance
2 203 (8.45%) Banking
3 115 (4.79%) Retail
4 74 (3.08%) Marketing
5 60 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 38 (1.58%) Investment Banking
7 33 (1.37%) Publishing
8 30 (1.25%) Front Office
9 28 (1.17%) Back Office
9 28 (1.17%) Games
10 25 (1.04%) Legal
11 18 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.67%) Electronics
13 15 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.58%) Advertising
15 8 (0.33%) Law
16 4 (0.17%) Local Government
17 3 (0.12%) Billing
17 3 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1334 (55.54%) Developer
2 416 (17.32%) Java Developer
3 245 (10.20%) Architect
4 229 (9.53%) Senior Developer
5 167 (6.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 145 (6.04%) .NET Developer
7 124 (5.16%) Consultant
8 122 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 114 (4.75%) Analyst
10 113 (4.70%) AWS Engineer
11 107 (4.45%) C# Developer
12 93 (3.87%) Senior Java Developer
13 85 (3.54%) Agile Developer
13 85 (3.54%) AWS DevOps
14 77 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
15 73 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
15 73 (3.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 64 (2.66%) Web Developer
17 62 (2.58%) Full Stack Developer
18 61 (2.54%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 698 (29.06%) REST
2 678 (28.23%) HTML
3 616 (25.65%) XML
4 557 (23.19%) CSS
5 519 (21.61%) SOAP
6 467 (19.44%) RESTful
7 401 (16.69%) Spring
8 398 (16.57%) .NET
9 378 (15.74%) JSON
10 362 (15.07%) AngularJS
11 272 (11.32%) HTML5
12 270 (11.24%) J2EE
13 254 (10.57%) jQuery
14 252 (10.49%) Node.js
15 205 (8.53%) Hibernate
16 183 (7.62%) ASP.NET
17 177 (7.37%) JMS
18 153 (6.37%) CSS3
19 142 (5.91%) Ajax
20 141 (5.87%) React
Miscellaneous
1 135 (5.62%) User Experience
2 112 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 79 (3.29%) Mobile App
5 73 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (1.62%) Data Integration
6 39 (1.62%) Data Structures
6 39 (1.62%) Virtual Team
7 32 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 27 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 26 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.00%) CMDB
10 24 (1.00%) Data Centre
11 23 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 22 (0.92%) Fintech
12 22 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 21 (0.87%) DataPower
13 21 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 21 (0.87%) Fixed Income
14 19 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 511 (21.27%) Linux
2 234 (9.74%) Unix
3 228 (9.49%) Windows
4 83 (3.46%) Apple iOS
5 66 (2.75%) Android
6 53 (2.21%) Windows Server
7 38 (1.58%) CentOS
7 38 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (0.92%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.71%) Solaris
11 16 (0.67%) SUSE
12 13 (0.54%) AIX
12 13 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.46%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.21%) HPUX
16 5 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1229 (51.17%) Agile Software Development
2 581 (24.19%) TDD
3 464 (19.32%) Scrum
4 446 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
5 406 (16.90%) DevOps
6 371 (15.45%) BDD
7 341 (14.20%) MVC
8 319 (13.28%) OO
9 277 (11.53%) SOA
10 254 (10.57%) Open Source
11 250 (10.41%) E-Commerce
12 222 (9.24%) Software Engineering
13 199 (8.28%) Web Development
14 198 (8.24%) Unit Testing
15 162 (6.74%) Microservices
16 149 (6.20%) Kanban
17 143 (5.95%) SDLC
18 139 (5.79%) Front End Development
19 134 (5.58%) Configuration Management
20 125 (5.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 978 (40.72%) Java
2 852 (35.47%) JavaScript
3 595 (24.77%) SQL
4 389 (16.19%) C#
5 297 (12.36%) Python
6 205 (8.53%) PHP
7 185 (7.70%) Ruby
8 146 (6.08%) Scala
9 121 (5.04%) Perl
10 90 (3.75%) Bash Shell
11 86 (3.58%) Shell Script
12 76 (3.16%) C
13 69 (2.87%) T-SQL
14 61 (2.54%) PL/SQL
15 49 (2.04%) Objective-C
15 49 (2.04%) PowerShell
16 45 (1.87%) XPath
17 42 (1.75%) Korn
18 41 (1.71%) C++
19 38 (1.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 145 (6.04%) Security Cleared
2 143 (5.95%) Degree
3 89 (3.71%) SC Cleared
4 40 (1.67%) DV Cleared
5 22 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (0.71%) CHECK Team Member
7 13 (0.54%) AWS Certification
8 10 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.37%) CCNA
9 9 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.33%) CCNP
10 8 (0.33%) ISEB
10 8 (0.33%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.25%) CISSP
12 6 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.25%) PMP
13 5 (0.21%) CCDA
13 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.62%) QA
2 29 (1.21%) SDET
3 21 (0.87%) FATCA
4 13 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 11 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.42%) SLA
7 6 (0.25%) HL7
7 6 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.21%) COBIT
9 4 (0.17%) Dublin Core
10 3 (0.12%) GCP
10 3 (0.12%) MiFID
10 3 (0.12%) WCAG
11 2 (0.083%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.083%) EMIR
11 2 (0.083%) FedRAMP
11 2 (0.083%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.083%) ISO20022
11 2 (0.083%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.042%) PMBOK
System Software
1 188 (7.83%) Docker
2 56 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
4 33 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (0.58%) Apache Flume
6 11 (0.46%) vCloud
7 9 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (0.25%) XenApp
9 5 (0.21%) HDFS
10 4 (0.17%) NFS
11 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.12%) iptables
11 3 (0.12%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.12%) Varnish
11 3 (0.12%) vSphere
11 3 (0.12%) Xen
12 2 (0.083%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 179 (7.45%) Puppet
2 156 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 119 (4.95%) Ansible
4 55 (2.29%) Kubernetes
5 34 (1.42%) Terraform
6 29 (1.21%) Kibana
7 28 (1.17%) Salt
8 27 (1.12%) logstash
9 25 (1.04%) MOM
10 17 (0.71%) Grafana
10 17 (0.71%) Nagios
11 16 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
12 15 (0.62%) ZABBIX
13 14 (0.58%) Mesos
14 12 (0.50%) Rsyslog
15 11 (0.46%) HAProxy
16 10 (0.42%) OpenSSO
17 9 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
18 8 (0.33%) Control-M
19 7 (0.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 388 (16.15%) Oracle
2 254 (10.57%) Microsoft
3 122 (5.08%) IBM
4 85 (3.54%) VMware
5 81 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 77 (3.21%) MuleSoft
7 73 (3.04%) ServiceNow
8 65 (2.71%) Google
9 57 (2.37%) SAP
10 55 (2.29%) Red Hat
11 51 (2.12%) Adobe
12 45 (1.87%) Solace
13 44 (1.83%) hybris
14 41 (1.71%) HP
14 41 (1.71%) Splunk
15 40 (1.67%) Rackspace
16 34 (1.42%) ATG
16 34 (1.42%) Zend
17 31 (1.29%) New Relic
17 31 (1.29%) Talend
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Hydrogen Group
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Careerwise UK Limited
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