The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 42 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.46% 4.71% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.32% 20.57% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £373 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -25.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
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Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 209 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.62% 22.89% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 74
Average daily rate £325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 30 (37.04%) C#
2 28 (34.57%) .NET
3 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (33.33%) SQL
4 26 (32.10%) MVC
5 24 (29.63%) Oracle
6 23 (28.40%) Middleware
7 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (27.16%) HTML
7 22 (27.16%) OO
8 21 (25.93%) WCF
9 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
9 20 (24.69%) SOAP
10 19 (23.46%) CSS
11 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (19.75%) Finance
12 16 (19.75%) Scrum
12 16 (19.75%) EAI
13 15 (18.52%) SOA
13 15 (18.52%) Java
13 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
14 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
14 14 (17.28%) REST
15 13 (16.05%) WebSphere
15 13 (16.05%) jQuery
15 13 (16.05%) XML
16 12 (14.81%) Firewall
17 11 (13.58%) Internet
17 11 (13.58%) Linux
17 11 (13.58%) EJB

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.05%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (7.41%) Documentum
4 6 (7.41%) SAS
4 6 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (4.94%) Confluence
6 3 (3.70%) JBoss
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.47%) Drupal
8 1 (1.23%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 11 (13.58%) Internet
3 7 (8.64%) Extranet
3 7 (8.64%) Intranet
4 5 (6.17%) HTTP
5 4 (4.94%) AMQP
5 4 (4.94%) SSL
5 4 (4.94%) LDAP
5 4 (4.94%) X.500
6 3 (3.70%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 6 (7.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (7.41%) OLAP
6 5 (6.17%) MySQL
7 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.94%) Big Data
7 4 (4.94%) Base SAS
7 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.47%) SQLite
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.64%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.94%) Gradle
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA
5 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.94%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.94%) Ant
5 4 (4.94%) JUnit
5 4 (4.94%) Introscope
6 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.47%) NUnit
8 1 (1.23%) Xcode
8 1 (1.23%) Toad
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.23%) Moq
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 6 (7.41%) Automotive
4 4 (4.94%) Marketing
5 3 (3.70%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) Architect
3 17 (20.99%) Web Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.64%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Digital Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.41%) SAS Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Web Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.47%) SOA Developer
10 2 (2.47%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Technical Manager
10 2 (2.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 23 (28.40%) Middleware
3 22 (27.16%) HTML
4 21 (25.93%) WCF
5 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
5 20 (24.69%) SOAP
6 19 (23.46%) CSS
7 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
8 14 (17.28%) REST
9 13 (16.05%) jQuery
9 13 (16.05%) XML
10 11 (13.58%) EJB
11 10 (12.35%) J2EE
12 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (9.88%) Ajax
14 7 (8.64%) JSP
14 7 (8.64%) Spring
15 6 (7.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.88%) Clustering
3 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.41%) Replication
5 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.23%) iPhone
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Linux
2 10 (12.35%) Windows
3 6 (7.41%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.70%) MVS
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) MVC
2 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.16%) OO
3 16 (19.75%) Scrum
3 16 (19.75%) EAI
4 15 (18.52%) SOA
5 11 (13.58%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.35%) Analytics
6 10 (12.35%) UML
6 10 (12.35%) Asset Management
7 9 (11.11%) SDLC
8 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.41%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) System Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.41%) RUP
9 6 (7.41%) DSDM
9 6 (7.41%) Data Management
9 6 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.04%) C#
2 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (18.52%) Java
4 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) Korn
6 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.94%) PHP
6 4 (4.94%) C++
6 4 (4.94%) Jython
7 2 (2.47%) XQuery
7 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) SAS Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Puppet
1 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.94%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) TIBCO
3 5 (6.17%) Google
4 4 (4.94%) Akamai
4 4 (4.94%) PayPal
4 4 (4.94%) Coremetrics
4 4 (4.94%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.94%) IBM
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) Adobe
5 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) Remedy
6 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.23%) Facebook
6 1 (1.23%) Twitter