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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 52 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.31% 2.18% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.71% 9.41% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £244 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £355 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.82% -9.37%
Web Services
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
136 170 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.69% 23.16% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 95 82
Average daily rate £395 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.29 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 2014.

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 October 2014, 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 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 18 (34.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (34.62%) Finance
4 17 (32.69%) J2EE
5 15 (28.85%) .NET
6 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 14 (26.92%) HTML
6 14 (26.92%) Windows
7 12 (23.08%) SOAP
8 11 (21.15%) CSS
8 11 (21.15%) OO
9 10 (19.23%) C#
10 9 (17.31%) UNIX
10 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
10 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (17.31%) Spring
11 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
11 8 (15.38%) JBoss
11 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 8 (15.38%) Linux
11 8 (15.38%) JSP
11 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 7 (13.46%) jQuery
12 7 (13.46%) Oracle
12 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
12 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 18 (34.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (15.38%) JBoss
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) SAS
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
1 2 (3.85%) Route 53
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) SSL
2 5 (9.62%) LDAP
2 5 (9.62%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) DTS
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) DB2
4 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) OLAP
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.62%) Introscope
3 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.92%) MyEclipse
4 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Automotive
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Database Developer
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Administrator
3 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Deployment Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Designer
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Database Designer
6 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) J2EE
2 15 (28.85%) .NET
3 14 (26.92%) HTML
4 12 (23.08%) SOAP
5 11 (21.15%) CSS
6 9 (17.31%) Spring
7 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 8 (15.38%) JSP
8 7 (13.46%) jQuery
8 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
9 6 (11.54%) XML
9 6 (11.54%) WinForms
9 6 (11.54%) Java EE
9 6 (11.54%) WCF
10 5 (9.62%) JNDI
10 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.62%) JDBC
11 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Clustering
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) DTV
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) UNIX
3 8 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) zOS
4 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) OO
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 6 (11.54%) MVC
4 6 (11.54%) High Availability
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 3 (5.77%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.85%) OOD
8 2 (3.85%) SOA
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.23%) C#
5 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) Jython
6 5 (9.62%) Korn
6 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.92%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) SumTotal
5 1 (1.92%) Saba
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
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