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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 23 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.52% 10.10% 7.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.24% 27.10% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 26
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £277 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
148 107 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.23% 37.28% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 91 98
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 32 (57.14%) Scrum
4 31 (55.36%) TDD
5 29 (51.79%) HTML
5 29 (51.79%) Java
6 28 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (46.43%) Publishing
8 25 (44.64%) Open Source
8 25 (44.64%) NoSQL
9 24 (42.86%) AngularJS
10 22 (39.29%) Kanban
10 22 (39.29%) JSON
11 21 (37.50%) Linux
12 20 (35.71%) Web Development
13 19 (33.93%) Spring
13 19 (33.93%) Node.js
14 18 (32.14%) CSS
14 18 (32.14%) PHP
15 17 (30.36%) Maven
15 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
15 17 (30.36%) Automation Testing
16 15 (26.79%) Magento
16 15 (26.79%) Pair Programming
16 15 (26.79%) Tomcat
16 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
17 14 (25.00%) RESTful
17 14 (25.00%) HTML5
17 14 (25.00%) Sass

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 15 (26.79%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.86%) Apache Solr
2 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (14.29%) Apache
3 8 (14.29%) Jetty
3 8 (14.29%) nginx
4 7 (12.50%) Confluence
4 7 (12.50%) JBoss
5 6 (10.71%) WebLogic
5 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
6 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.79%) IIS
8 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Magento
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 42 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon S3
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (7.14%) GitHub
4 4 (7.14%) Heroku
5 3 (5.36%) Office 365
5 3 (5.36%) SaaS
6 1 (1.79%) IaaS
6 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) LAN
1 4 (7.14%) WAN
2 3 (5.36%) DHCP
2 3 (5.36%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) NoSQL
2 17 (30.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Maven
2 12 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.43%) JUnit
3 11 (19.64%) Selenium
4 10 (17.86%) Gradle
4 10 (17.86%) Subversion
5 9 (16.07%) JIRA
6 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 7 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 7 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (7.14%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.79%) Hudson
9 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.79%) Protractor
9 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (46.43%) Publishing
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 25 (44.64%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (39.29%) Agile Developer
3 22 (39.29%) AWS Developer
4 18 (32.14%) HTML Developer
5 17 (30.36%) Node.js Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 14 (25.00%) Magento Developer
6 14 (25.00%) PHP Developer
6 14 (25.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 13 (23.21%) HTML CSS Developer
8 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce Developer
8 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 10 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (17.86%) Software Engineer
10 9 (16.07%) Agile Java Developer
10 9 (16.07%) AWS Software Engineer
10 9 (16.07%) Java Engineer
10 9 (16.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (51.79%) HTML
2 24 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 22 (39.29%) JSON
4 19 (33.93%) Node.js
4 19 (33.93%) Spring
5 18 (32.14%) CSS
6 14 (25.00%) HTML5
6 14 (25.00%) RESTful
6 14 (25.00%) Sass
7 12 (21.43%) CSS3
8 11 (19.64%) .NET
8 11 (19.64%) REST
9 10 (17.86%) Lucene
10 8 (14.29%) XML
11 7 (12.50%) SOAP
12 5 (8.93%) EJB
12 5 (8.93%) React
13 4 (7.14%) Express
13 4 (7.14%) MEAN Stack
13 4 (7.14%) Meteor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.36%) BYOD
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.14%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) Scrum
3 31 (55.36%) TDD
4 28 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (44.64%) Open Source
6 22 (39.29%) Kanban
7 20 (35.71%) Web Development
8 17 (30.36%) Automation Testing
9 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
9 15 (26.79%) Pair Programming
10 14 (25.00%) API Development
11 11 (19.64%) BDD
12 10 (17.86%) Build Automation
12 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
13 9 (16.07%) Change Management
13 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (16.07%) Time Management
14 8 (14.29%) API Testing
15 7 (12.50%) Data Validation
15 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 29 (51.79%) Java
3 18 (32.14%) PHP
4 10 (17.86%) Ruby
5 9 (16.07%) C++
6 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 8 (14.29%) Python
6 8 (14.29%) Scala
6 8 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (7.14%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Docker
1 4 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
2 3 (5.36%) XenApp
2 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) AppDNA
1 3 (5.36%) EdgeSight
1 3 (5.36%) SCCM
1 3 (5.36%) SCOM
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Talend
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Telerik