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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 24 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.47% 11.35% 9.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 27.83% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 30
Median daily rate £468 £500 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £296 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £505 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
126 115 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.26% 40.78% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 101 72
Median daily rate £440 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 28 (65.12%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
4 24 (55.81%) TDD
5 22 (51.16%) HTML
6 21 (48.84%) Java
7 20 (46.51%) Linux
8 19 (44.19%) Scrum
8 19 (44.19%) Open Source
8 19 (44.19%) NoSQL
9 18 (41.86%) Spring
9 18 (41.86%) Publishing
10 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (39.53%) MongoDB
11 16 (37.21%) AngularJS
11 16 (37.21%) RESTful
12 14 (32.56%) JSON
13 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
13 13 (30.23%) Web Development
13 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
13 13 (30.23%) Node.js
13 13 (30.23%) HTML5
14 12 (27.91%) CSS
14 12 (27.91%) PHP
14 12 (27.91%) .NET
15 11 (25.58%) Selenium
15 11 (25.58%) Automation Testing
16 10 (23.26%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (23.26%) Gradle
16 10 (23.26%) Build Automation

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 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) Apache Solr
2 10 (23.26%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (18.60%) Apache
3 8 (18.60%) Jetty
3 8 (18.60%) nginx
4 7 (16.28%) JBoss
5 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
5 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
6 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
8 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Magento
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 28 (65.12%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (9.30%) GitHub
3 4 (9.30%) Heroku
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.98%) Office 365
4 3 (6.98%) SaaS
5 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) LAN
1 4 (9.30%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) NoSQL
2 17 (39.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Selenium
3 10 (23.26%) Gradle
3 10 (23.26%) Maven
3 10 (23.26%) Subversion
4 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.30%) JUnit
5 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
6 3 (6.98%) JIRA
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.33%) Hudson
7 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.33%) Protractor
7 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (41.86%) Publishing
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (34.88%) Agile Developer
3 15 (34.88%) AWS Developer
4 14 (32.56%) Java Developer
5 12 (27.91%) HTML Developer
6 11 (25.58%) Node.js Developer
7 10 (23.26%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (23.26%) Software Engineer
8 9 (20.93%) AWS Software Engineer
8 9 (20.93%) Java Engineer
8 9 (20.93%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (18.60%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (18.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 8 (18.60%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (18.60%) Magento Developer
9 8 (18.60%) PHP Developer
9 8 (18.60%) PHP Magento Developer
10 7 (16.28%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (16.28%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) HTML
2 18 (41.86%) Spring
3 16 (37.21%) AngularJS
3 16 (37.21%) RESTful
4 14 (32.56%) JSON
5 13 (30.23%) HTML5
5 13 (30.23%) Node.js
6 12 (27.91%) .NET
6 12 (27.91%) CSS
7 10 (23.26%) Lucene
8 9 (20.93%) REST
9 8 (18.60%) Sass
10 7 (16.28%) XML
11 6 (13.95%) CSS3
12 4 (9.30%) EJB
12 4 (9.30%) Ember.js
12 4 (9.30%) Express
12 4 (9.30%) MEAN Stack
12 4 (9.30%) Meteor
12 4 (9.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) BYOD
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Unix
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) TDD
3 19 (44.19%) Open Source
3 19 (44.19%) Scrum
4 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (30.23%) Web Development
6 11 (25.58%) Automation Testing
7 10 (23.26%) BDD
7 10 (23.26%) Build Automation
7 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
8 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
8 9 (20.93%) Kanban
8 9 (20.93%) Pair Programming
9 8 (18.60%) API Development
10 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Code Coverage
11 5 (11.63%) Content Enrichment
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (9.30%) Migration
12 4 (9.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
2 21 (48.84%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) PHP
4 10 (23.26%) Ruby
5 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
5 9 (20.93%) C++
6 8 (18.60%) Python
6 8 (18.60%) Scala
7 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.98%) C#
8 3 (6.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
1 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (6.98%) vSphere
2 3 (6.98%) XenApp
2 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) AppDNA
1 3 (6.98%) EdgeSight
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
1 3 (6.98%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Talend
4 1 (2.33%) Telerik