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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 28 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 49 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.46% 4.77% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.22% 21.13% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £310 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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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
211 194 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.50% 22.56% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 100 78
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 4 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 4 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 27 (35.53%) C#
1 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 25 (32.89%) .NET
3 24 (31.58%) Oracle
4 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
5 22 (28.95%) MVC
5 22 (28.95%) Middleware
6 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (26.32%) OO
8 19 (25.00%) SOAP
9 18 (23.68%) HTML
10 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
10 17 (22.37%) WCF
11 16 (21.05%) CSS
11 16 (21.05%) EAI
12 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
12 15 (19.74%) Scrum
12 15 (19.74%) Finance
12 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (17.11%) Firewall
13 13 (17.11%) Java
13 13 (17.11%) SOA
14 12 (15.79%) Windows
14 12 (15.79%) REST
14 12 (15.79%) WebSphere
15 11 (14.47%) Linux
15 11 (14.47%) UML
15 11 (14.47%) EJB
15 11 (14.47%) Internet
16 10 (13.16%) J2EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (7.89%) Documentum
4 5 (6.58%) SAS
5 4 (5.26%) Confluence
6 3 (3.95%) JBoss
7 2 (2.63%) Drupal
7 2 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.32%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.32%) Route 53
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.32%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) Firewall
2 11 (14.47%) Internet
3 7 (9.21%) Extranet
3 7 (9.21%) Intranet
4 5 (6.58%) HTTP
5 4 (5.26%) X.500
5 4 (5.26%) SSL
5 4 (5.26%) LDAP
5 4 (5.26%) AMQP
6 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) OLAP
5 5 (6.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.26%) Big Data
6 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.95%) Base SAS
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.21%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.58%) Subversion
3 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) Introscope
4 4 (5.26%) Ant
4 4 (5.26%) JUnit
4 4 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.26%) JIRA
4 4 (5.26%) Gradle
4 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.63%) NUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Moq
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.32%) Toad
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Automotive
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Architect
3 17 (22.37%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (18.42%) Web Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Digital Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.58%) SAS Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Systems Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Web Architect
10 3 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.63%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.63%) Administrator
11 2 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
11 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) .NET
2 22 (28.95%) Middleware
3 19 (25.00%) SOAP
4 18 (23.68%) HTML
5 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
5 17 (22.37%) WCF
6 16 (21.05%) CSS
7 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (15.79%) REST
9 11 (14.47%) EJB
10 10 (13.16%) J2EE
10 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
10 10 (13.16%) jQuery
11 9 (11.84%) XML
12 8 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (7.89%) JSP
13 6 (7.89%) Ajax
13 6 (7.89%) Spring
14 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (6.58%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Clustering
2 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.58%) Replication
3 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Open Source
4 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.32%) Social Media
7 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) UNIX
4 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.95%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) MVC
2 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.32%) OO
4 16 (21.05%) EAI
5 15 (19.74%) Scrum
6 13 (17.11%) SOA
7 11 (14.47%) UML
8 10 (13.16%) Asset Management
8 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.53%) Analytics
9 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.21%) Web Development
10 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.89%) Workflow
11 6 (7.89%) RUP
11 6 (7.89%) DSDM
11 6 (7.89%) Data Management
12 5 (6.58%) System Testing
12 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) C#
1 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.11%) Java
4 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.58%) Python
6 4 (5.26%) Jython
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) Korn
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) XQuery
8 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) SAS Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) CA Wily
1 4 (5.26%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) TIBCO
4 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.26%) IBM
4 4 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.26%) Google
4 4 (5.26%) Akamai
5 3 (3.95%) Coremetrics
5 3 (3.95%) PayPal
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Facebook
7 1 (1.32%) Twitter
7 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.32%) SumTotal
7 1 (1.32%) Saba
7 1 (1.32%) Remedy