The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 11 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 40 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.20% 8.33% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.53% 21.97% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 5
Median daily rate £475 £406 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +33.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.85%
Web Services
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
131 132 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 43.23% 37.93% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 108 25
Median daily rate £450 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 42 (76.36%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (61.82%) Java
4 31 (56.36%) TDD
5 29 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (49.09%) Publishing
7 26 (47.27%) JSON
8 23 (41.82%) Web Development
8 23 (41.82%) HTML
9 22 (40.00%) Scrum
9 22 (40.00%) Kanban
10 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 20 (36.36%) JUnit
11 19 (34.55%) Spring
12 18 (32.73%) Pair Programming
12 18 (32.73%) Node.js
13 17 (30.91%) AngularJS
13 17 (30.91%) PHP
13 17 (30.91%) JBoss
14 16 (29.09%) CSS
14 16 (29.09%) XML
14 16 (29.09%) Open Source
14 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
15 15 (27.27%) API Development
15 15 (27.27%) Magento
15 15 (27.27%) Sass
15 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
15 15 (27.27%) Linux
15 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
16 13 (23.64%) Tomcat

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 17 (30.91%) JBoss
2 13 (23.64%) Tomcat
2 13 (23.64%) WebLogic
3 11 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (10.91%) Confluence
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (10.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.64%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Weka
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 42 (76.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon S3
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.27%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.64%) HPCC
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) JUnit
2 11 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (18.18%) JIRA
4 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
4 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.91%) Maven
4 6 (10.91%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) Gradle
5 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.82%) Redmine
5 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (49.09%) Publishing
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Developer
3 20 (36.36%) AWS Developer
4 16 (29.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (29.09%) Node.js Developer
5 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce Developer
5 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 15 (27.27%) HTML CSS Developer
5 15 (27.27%) HTML Developer
5 15 (27.27%) Magento Developer
5 15 (27.27%) PHP Developer
5 15 (27.27%) PHP Magento Developer
5 15 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (27.27%) Web Developer
6 11 (20.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Analyst
8 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) JSON
2 23 (41.82%) HTML
3 19 (34.55%) Spring
4 18 (32.73%) Node.js
5 17 (30.91%) AngularJS
6 16 (29.09%) CSS
6 16 (29.09%) XML
7 15 (27.27%) Sass
8 13 (23.64%) REST
8 13 (23.64%) SOAP
9 8 (14.55%) Apache Camel
10 7 (12.73%) HTML5
10 7 (12.73%) RESTful
11 6 (10.91%) CSS3
11 6 (10.91%) EJB
12 5 (9.09%) Apache CXF
12 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 5 (9.09%) JPA
12 5 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) W3C
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (56.36%) TDD
3 29 (52.73%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (41.82%) Web Development
5 22 (40.00%) Kanban
5 22 (40.00%) Scrum
6 18 (32.73%) Pair Programming
7 16 (29.09%) Open Source
8 15 (27.27%) API Development
8 15 (27.27%) Automation Testing
8 15 (27.27%) E-Commerce
9 10 (18.18%) BDD
9 10 (18.18%) Migration
10 8 (14.55%) Content Enrichment
10 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.55%) SOA
10 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
11 7 (12.73%) Change Management
11 7 (12.73%) Project Management
11 7 (12.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.91%) PHP
4 10 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.27%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) C#
7 2 (3.64%) R
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Talend
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) ForgeRock
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Pega
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.82%) New Relic
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) VMware