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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 3 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 24 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 19 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.67% 3.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.19% 15.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 0
Average daily rate
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£398 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.32% -
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 £36.25 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
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
99 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.55% 19.31% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 23 22
Average daily rate £420 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.28% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 31 (68.89%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (51.11%) Linux
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 15 (33.33%) Puppet
5 14 (31.11%) Java
5 14 (31.11%) DevOps
6 13 (28.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 12 (26.67%) TDD
7 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (26.67%) Network Security
8 11 (24.44%) REST
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle
9 10 (22.22%) C#
9 10 (22.22%) Scrum
9 10 (22.22%) WCF
10 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.78%) XML
10 8 (17.78%) JBoss
11 7 (15.56%) SQL
11 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.56%) HTML
11 7 (15.56%) Spring
11 7 (15.56%) JSON
11 7 (15.56%) JIRA
12 6 (13.33%) WebSphere

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (17.78%) JBoss
2 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 6 (13.33%) CMS
3 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.33%) Confluence
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
4 4 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (8.89%) Zimbra
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) Drupal
6 1 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (68.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (28.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
4 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (2.22%) Boomi
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) JUnit
3 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.67%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) CMS Developer
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (24.44%) REST
4 10 (22.22%) WCF
5 8 (17.78%) XML
6 7 (15.56%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Spring
6 7 (15.56%) JSON
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
7 6 (13.33%) EJB
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.67%) CSS
10 3 (6.67%) SOAP
11 2 (4.44%) J2EE
11 2 (4.44%) JSF
11 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.44%) WPF
11 2 (4.44%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Google Search Appliance
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
3 2 (4.44%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.44%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) DevOps
3 12 (26.67%) TDD
4 10 (22.22%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.33%) BDD
6 6 (13.33%) Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (8.89%) UML
9 3 (6.67%) OO
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) OOP
10 2 (4.44%) SOA
10 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.44%) Software Delivery
10 2 (4.44%) SDLC
10 2 (4.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Google
4 4 (8.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
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