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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 42 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1099 1123 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.11% 4.79% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.80% 15.32% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 795 835
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +2.85%
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
6954 7331 7226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.35% 31.28% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5321 5216
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 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 50 33
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 1 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 1 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 0 173 £488 +8.33% 64
Croydon +5 31 £425 +9.67% 1
Bromley -3 9 £450 -14.28% 1
Feltham - 9 £563 -
Canary Wharf 0 6 £473 -10.00%
Westminster - 5 £475 -
Docklands, London +6 4 £345 -17.85%
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £500 -
Uxbridge +3 2 £538 +123.95% 1
Hammersmith +1 2 £425 +1.49%
Harrow - 2 £480 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 1142 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1137 (48.90%) Java
3 717 (30.84%) JavaScript
4 644 (27.70%) TDD
5 576 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
5 576 (24.77%) REST
6 575 (24.73%) HTML
7 555 (23.87%) XML
8 491 (21.12%) SQL
8 491 (21.12%) Git (software)
9 490 (21.08%) SOAP
10 486 (20.90%) Scrum
11 485 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
12 479 (20.60%) Linux
13 466 (20.04%) CSS
14 462 (19.87%) Finance
15 417 (17.94%) RESTful
16 389 (16.73%) Oracle
17 386 (16.60%) Spring
18 370 (15.91%) .NET
19 364 (15.66%) Jenkins
20 339 (14.58%) OO
21 335 (14.41%) DevOps
22 330 (14.19%) C#
23 307 (13.20%) BDD
24 273 (11.74%) Maven
25 269 (11.57%) MVC
26 267 (11.48%) AngularJS
27 258 (11.10%) J2EE
28 255 (10.97%) 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
1 205 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 124 (5.33%) CMS
3 116 (4.99%) Apache
4 107 (4.60%) WebSphere
5 99 (4.26%) WebLogic
6 82 (3.53%) JBoss
7 77 (3.31%) IIS
8 69 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
9 64 (2.75%) OpenStack
10 61 (2.62%) SharePoint
11 57 (2.45%) Jetty
12 54 (2.32%) nginx
13 46 (1.98%) Confluence
14 38 (1.63%) Apache Spark
14 38 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
15 35 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
16 33 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
17 31 (1.33%) Mule
18 22 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 22 (0.95%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 77 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.81%) MS Office
3 14 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.47%) MS Project
4 11 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.086%) HipChat
6 2 (0.086%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.086%) InVision
6 2 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (1.59%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.39%) Magento
5 7 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.30%) ION MarketView
5 7 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.086%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.086%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.086%) Revive Adserver
10 1 (0.043%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.043%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.043%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 576 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (3.48%) GitHub
4 56 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
4 56 (2.41%) SaaS
5 46 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (1.81%) Amazon S3
7 39 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 38 (1.63%) Office 365
9 32 (1.38%) PaaS
10 29 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
10 29 (1.25%) IaaS
11 25 (1.08%) Heroku
12 24 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
13 22 (0.95%) Google Analytics
14 19 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (0.47%) Google Apps
15 11 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (0.43%) OpenShift
17 9 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 187 (8.04%) HTTP
2 96 (4.13%) Internet
3 67 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 56 (2.41%) Firewall
5 50 (2.15%) LDAP
6 49 (2.11%) DNS
7 39 (1.68%) SSL
8 33 (1.42%) VPN
9 24 (1.03%) SAN
10 22 (0.95%) SNMP
11 19 (0.82%) FTP
12 14 (0.60%) AMQP
12 14 (0.60%) HTTPS
12 14 (0.60%) Network Security
13 12 (0.52%) DMZ
13 12 (0.52%) WAN
14 11 (0.47%) Intranet
14 11 (0.47%) LAN
15 10 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
15 10 (0.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 213 (9.16%) NoSQL
3 209 (8.99%) MongoDB
4 208 (8.95%) MySQL
5 148 (6.37%) Relational Database
6 120 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 97 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 89 (3.83%) Hadoop
9 86 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
10 68 (2.92%) Big Data
11 57 (2.45%) Neo4j
12 55 (2.37%) RDBMS
13 54 (2.32%) Redis
14 48 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
16 38 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 37 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 36 (1.55%) Apache Hive
18 36 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
19 35 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 491 (21.12%) Git (software)
2 364 (15.66%) Jenkins
3 273 (11.74%) Maven
4 209 (8.99%) JUnit
5 201 (8.65%) JIRA
6 174 (7.48%) Subversion
7 131 (5.63%) Cucumber
8 124 (5.33%) Selenium
9 116 (4.99%) Mockito
10 80 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 79 (3.40%) Gradle
12 72 (3.10%) SoapUI
13 68 (2.92%) Eclipse
14 66 (2.84%) Visual Studio
15 57 (2.45%) Ant
16 52 (2.24%) TeamCity
17 46 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 38 (1.63%) NUnit
19 37 (1.59%) Grunt
20 35 (1.51%) Spock
General
1 462 (19.87%) Finance
2 217 (9.33%) Banking
3 125 (5.38%) Retail
4 82 (3.53%) Marketing
5 47 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 44 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 33 (1.42%) Publishing
8 30 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.16%) Front Office
10 25 (1.08%) Electronics
11 24 (1.03%) Games
12 22 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.90%) Back Office
13 21 (0.90%) Legal
14 20 (0.86%) Advertising
15 14 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.52%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.34%) Law
18 5 (0.22%) Local Government
19 4 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1302 (56.00%) Developer
2 514 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 243 (10.45%) Architect
4 241 (10.37%) Senior Developer
5 185 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 133 (5.72%) .NET Developer
7 128 (5.51%) C# Developer
8 127 (5.46%) Agile Developer
9 116 (4.99%) Senior Java Developer
10 111 (4.77%) Analyst
11 102 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 90 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
13 86 (3.70%) Consultant
14 78 (3.35%) Agile Java Developer
15 77 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
16 64 (2.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 64 (2.75%) Full Stack Developer
17 59 (2.54%) Scala Developer
18 55 (2.37%) Angular Developer
18 55 (2.37%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (24.77%) REST
2 575 (24.73%) HTML
3 555 (23.87%) XML
4 490 (21.08%) SOAP
5 466 (20.04%) CSS
6 417 (17.94%) RESTful
7 386 (16.60%) Spring
8 370 (15.91%) .NET
9 267 (11.48%) AngularJS
10 258 (11.10%) J2EE
11 254 (10.92%) HTML5
12 250 (10.75%) JSON
12 250 (10.75%) Node.js
13 208 (8.95%) Hibernate
14 201 (8.65%) jQuery
15 185 (7.96%) JMS
16 159 (6.84%) CSS3
17 151 (6.49%) ASP.NET
18 144 (6.19%) Ajax
19 117 (5.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 111 (4.77%) User Experience
2 89 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (3.83%) Computer Science
3 87 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 49 (2.11%) iPad
6 41 (1.76%) Social Media
7 40 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 40 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 38 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 35 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
10 32 (1.38%) Data Integration
11 29 (1.25%) Fintech
12 28 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 28 (1.20%) N-Tier
13 23 (0.99%) CMDB
13 23 (0.99%) Fixed Income
14 21 (0.90%) Video on Demand
15 20 (0.86%) Derivative
15 20 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 479 (20.60%) Linux
2 232 (9.98%) Windows
3 192 (8.26%) Unix
4 81 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 78 (3.35%) Android
6 70 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (2.19%) Windows Server
8 45 (1.94%) CentOS
9 33 (1.42%) Ubuntu
10 27 (1.16%) Solaris
11 15 (0.65%) Windows Phone
12 13 (0.56%) Debian
13 11 (0.47%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.39%) AIX
14 9 (0.39%) webOS
14 9 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
14 9 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.39%) zOS
15 7 (0.30%) CoreOS
15 7 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1142 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 644 (27.70%) TDD
3 486 (20.90%) Scrum
4 485 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
5 339 (14.58%) OO
6 335 (14.41%) DevOps
7 307 (13.20%) BDD
8 269 (11.57%) MVC
9 250 (10.75%) SOA
10 240 (10.32%) E-Commerce
11 229 (9.85%) Open Source
12 195 (8.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 192 (8.26%) Software Engineering
14 170 (7.31%) Pair Programming
15 168 (7.23%) SDLC
16 159 (6.84%) Web Development
17 147 (6.32%) Kanban
18 141 (6.06%) Multithreading
19 136 (5.85%) Unit Testing
20 111 (4.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1137 (48.90%) Java
2 717 (30.84%) JavaScript
3 491 (21.12%) SQL
4 330 (14.19%) C#
5 229 (9.85%) Python
6 203 (8.73%) Ruby
7 146 (6.28%) PHP
8 124 (5.33%) Scala
9 103 (4.43%) Bash Shell
10 97 (4.17%) Perl
11 71 (3.05%) PL/SQL
12 67 (2.88%) PowerShell
13 64 (2.75%) Groovy
14 57 (2.45%) T-SQL
15 45 (1.94%) Shell Script
16 44 (1.89%) Objective-C
17 36 (1.55%) Apple Swift
17 36 (1.55%) C
18 35 (1.51%) Go
19 26 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 160 (6.88%) Degree
2 133 (5.72%) Security Cleared
3 72 (3.10%) SC Cleared
4 40 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 18 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.69%) AWS Certification
7 13 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (0.47%) ISEB
10 9 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.39%) MCPD
10 9 (0.39%) MCSD
11 8 (0.34%) CISSP
11 8 (0.34%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (0.26%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.22%) MCSE
14 5 (0.22%) PMP
14 5 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (0.17%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (5.68%) QA
2 18 (0.77%) SLA
3 15 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.65%) HL7
4 13 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.43%) MiFID
6 7 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.30%) SEPA
7 6 (0.26%) ISO20022
8 5 (0.22%) SDET
9 4 (0.17%) DICOM
9 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.17%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.13%) EMIR
11 2 (0.086%) COBIT
11 2 (0.086%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.043%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.043%) RMADS
12 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 168 (7.23%) Docker
2 70 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 60 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (0.90%) vSphere
6 18 (0.77%) NFS
6 18 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 16 (0.69%) vCloud
8 11 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.43%) Apache Flume
10 8 (0.34%) HDFS
11 6 (0.26%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.26%) KVM
11 6 (0.26%) Squid
11 6 (0.26%) Varnish
12 4 (0.17%) SRDF
12 4 (0.17%) Xen
13 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.13%) Snort
13 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 172 (7.40%) Puppet
2 169 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 113 (4.86%) Ansible
4 50 (2.15%) Kubernetes
5 28 (1.20%) logstash
5 28 (1.20%) Nagios
5 28 (1.20%) Salt
6 21 (0.90%) ZABBIX
7 16 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (0.69%) Kibana
8 15 (0.65%) Graphite
8 15 (0.65%) Terraform
9 13 (0.56%) HAProxy
10 11 (0.47%) Capistrano
10 11 (0.47%) Packer
11 10 (0.43%) Rundeck
12 9 (0.39%) AirWatch
12 9 (0.39%) CFEngine
12 9 (0.39%) Consul
13 8 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 389 (16.73%) Oracle
2 238 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 93 (4.00%) VMware
4 91 (3.91%) IBM
5 82 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 79 (3.40%) Google
7 55 (2.37%) ServiceNow
8 49 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
9 43 (1.85%) Splunk
10 40 (1.72%) Cisco
11 38 (1.63%) ATG
11 38 (1.63%) hybris
12 37 (1.59%) SAP
13 31 (1.33%) Atlassian
14 29 (1.25%) Sybase
15 28 (1.20%) HP
16 26 (1.12%) Endeca
17 25 (1.08%) Informatica
17 25 (1.08%) MuleSoft
17 25 (1.08%) Rackspace
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
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London
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
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City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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City, London
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City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
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City, London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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South East London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
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South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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London
Mortimer Spinks
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
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London
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London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
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London
Understanding Recruitment
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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City, London
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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London
Chassam Contract
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Hays Finance Technology
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