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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 39 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 30 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.64% 3.53% 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.04% 15.46% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £467 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.78 £36.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +26.72%
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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
187 207 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.69% 22.82% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 124 91
Average daily rate £325 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 34 (43.59%) C#
2 32 (41.03%) .NET
2 32 (41.03%) MVC
3 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
4 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 26 (33.33%) HTML
4 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 25 (32.05%) WCF
6 23 (29.49%) OO
7 22 (28.21%) CSS
7 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (26.92%) .NET Framework
9 20 (25.64%) SOAP
10 19 (24.36%) Oracle
10 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 18 (23.08%) jQuery
12 17 (21.79%) Finance
12 17 (21.79%) Middleware
13 16 (20.51%) Java
13 16 (20.51%) SOA
14 14 (17.95%) XML
14 14 (17.95%) Scrum
14 14 (17.95%) WebSphere
14 14 (17.95%) REST
15 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
16 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
16 12 (15.38%) Client/Server
17 11 (14.10%) Degree

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (17.95%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.41%) SAS
5 4 (5.13%) Confluence
6 3 (3.85%) JBoss
7 2 (2.56%) Documentum
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Drupal
8 1 (1.28%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
2 5 (6.41%) HTTP
2 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 4 (5.13%) AMQP
3 4 (5.13%) SSL
3 4 (5.13%) LDAP
3 4 (5.13%) X.500
4 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.56%) Intranet
5 2 (2.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (6.41%) OLAP
5 5 (6.41%) MySQL
5 5 (6.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (5.13%) Base SAS
6 4 (5.13%) Big Data
6 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.56%) SQLite
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.97%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.97%) Subversion
4 4 (5.13%) JIRA
4 4 (5.13%) Introscope
4 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.13%) Ant
4 4 (5.13%) JUnit
4 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.13%) Gradle
5 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.28%) Moq
7 1 (1.28%) Xcode
7 1 (1.28%) NUnit
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Automotive
4 5 (6.41%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Web Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Architect
4 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.97%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Digital Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.41%) SAS Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Systems Architect
9 4 (5.13%) AWS Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Web Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
11 2 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) .NET
2 26 (33.33%) HTML
2 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 25 (32.05%) WCF
4 22 (28.21%) CSS
4 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 20 (25.64%) SOAP
7 18 (23.08%) jQuery
8 17 (21.79%) Middleware
9 14 (17.95%) XML
9 14 (17.95%) REST
10 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (12.82%) J2EE
12 9 (11.54%) Ajax
13 8 (10.26%) Spring
13 8 (10.26%) JSP
13 8 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (7.69%) Entity Framework
14 6 (7.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.26%) Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.41%) Replication
4 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) iPhone
7 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.28%) Social Media
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Linux
2 9 (11.54%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) UNIX
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) MVS
6 1 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) MVC
2 23 (29.49%) OO
3 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.51%) SOA
5 14 (17.95%) Scrum
6 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 10 (12.82%) Analytics
8 9 (11.54%) SDLC
8 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.54%) EAI
9 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.69%) System Testing
10 6 (7.69%) UML
10 6 (7.69%) Web Development
10 6 (7.69%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.41%) Content Management
11 5 (6.41%) TDD
11 5 (6.41%) OOD
11 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.41%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) C#
2 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
3 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.41%) Python
6 5 (6.41%) C++
7 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 4 (5.13%) Jython
7 4 (5.13%) Korn
7 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) XQuery
8 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) CA Wily
1 4 (5.13%) Puppet
1 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Oracle
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Google
4 5 (6.41%) Coremetrics
4 5 (6.41%) PayPal
4 5 (6.41%) TIBCO
4 5 (6.41%) Remedy
5 4 (5.13%) IBM
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.13%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.13%) Akamai
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Facebook
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter
7 1 (1.28%) Xamarin