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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 41 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 18 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.98% 1.96% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.75% 7.37% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 19
Median daily rate £350 £313 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -34.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £413 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.85%

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
122 190 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.20% 26.54% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 95 110
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) XML
4 14 (31.11%) XSLT
4 14 (31.11%) IBM
4 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
5 13 (28.89%) RESTful
5 13 (28.89%) Spring
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
6 12 (26.67%) Gradle
7 11 (24.44%) CSS
7 11 (24.44%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) Oracle
7 11 (24.44%) Python
7 11 (24.44%) Maven
7 11 (24.44%) Scrum
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.22%) SOAP
8 10 (22.22%) Groovy
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.00%) High Availability
9 9 (20.00%) UML
9 9 (20.00%) .NET
9 9 (20.00%) C#
9 9 (20.00%) Windows
9 9 (20.00%) SOA
9 9 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (20.00%) Grails
10 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.78%) J2EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.67%) Apache
4 3 (6.67%) JBoss
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
1 5 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (4.44%) AMQP
2 2 (4.44%) SMS
2 2 (4.44%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Big Data
2 7 (15.56%) Hadoop
2 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.67%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Gradle
3 11 (24.44%) Maven
4 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (11.11%) Ant
5 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.89%) Hudson
6 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (6.67%) Introscope
7 3 (6.67%) JIRA
7 3 (6.67%) JUnit
7 3 (6.67%) Mockito
7 3 (6.67%) Subversion
8 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.44%) Spock
9 1 (2.22%) Moq
9 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Web Applications Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) XML
2 14 (31.11%) XSLT
3 13 (28.89%) RESTful
3 13 (28.89%) Spring
4 11 (24.44%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) HTML
5 10 (22.22%) SOAP
6 9 (20.00%) .NET
6 9 (20.00%) Grails
7 8 (17.78%) J2EE
8 7 (15.56%) Apache Camel
8 7 (15.56%) JMS
8 7 (15.56%) REST
9 6 (13.33%) JSON
9 6 (13.33%) Spring Integration
10 5 (11.11%) Ajax
10 5 (11.11%) Java EE
10 5 (11.11%) JDBC
10 5 (11.11%) JNDI
10 5 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Telematics
4 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Android
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
3 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (20.00%) High Availability
3 9 (20.00%) SOA
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
3 9 (20.00%) UML
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.56%) MVC
5 7 (15.56%) OO
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Open Source
7 5 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
7 5 (11.11%) Low Latency
7 5 (11.11%) MapReduce
8 4 (8.89%) EAI
8 4 (8.89%) Microservices
8 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.67%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) Python
3 10 (22.22%) Groovy
4 9 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 5 (11.11%) Jython
6 5 (11.11%) Korn
6 5 (11.11%) SQL
6 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.89%) C++
7 4 (8.89%) Perl
8 3 (6.67%) Scala
9 2 (4.44%) C
10 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) IBM
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO