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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 10 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.73% 6.95% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.31% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 5
Median daily rate £475 £395 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% +29.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £338 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £470 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.76%
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 92 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 34.26% 27.79% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 77 26
Median daily rate £450 £420 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +37.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 43 (71.67%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (43.33%) Node.js
5 25 (41.67%) Java
6 23 (38.33%) E-Commerce
6 23 (38.33%) Magento
7 22 (36.67%) Publishing
7 22 (36.67%) TDD
8 20 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (33.33%) BDD
9 19 (31.67%) Web Development
10 18 (30.00%) JSON
10 18 (30.00%) HTML
11 16 (26.67%) Linux
11 16 (26.67%) Automation Testing
12 15 (25.00%) PHP
12 15 (25.00%) Spring
13 14 (23.33%) Pair Programming
14 13 (21.67%) GitHub
14 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
14 13 (21.67%) NoSQL
14 13 (21.67%) Kanban
14 13 (21.67%) CSS
14 13 (21.67%) JBoss
14 13 (21.67%) Scrum
15 12 (20.00%) XML
15 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
15 12 (20.00%) Open Source
16 11 (18.33%) Docker

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 26 (43.33%) Node.js
2 13 (21.67%) JBoss
3 9 (15.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
8 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
8 2 (3.33%) Confluence
8 2 (3.33%) SAS
9 1 (1.67%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Weka
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (38.33%) Magento
2 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 43 (71.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (21.67%) GitHub
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.33%) Big Data
3 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.33%) HPCC
5 2 (3.33%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (16.67%) JUnit
2 10 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 8 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 6 (10.00%) JIRA
4 6 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.00%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.33%) Redmine
7 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.67%) Gradle
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 22 (36.67%) Publishing
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 14 (23.33%) AWS Developer
3 14 (23.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (21.67%) Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Test Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
5 12 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 12 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce Developer
6 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 11 (18.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 11 (18.33%) HTML Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Magento Developer
6 11 (18.33%) PHP Magento Developer
6 11 (18.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 11 (18.33%) Test Engineer
7 10 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
1 18 (30.00%) JSON
2 15 (25.00%) Spring
3 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (21.67%) CSS
4 12 (20.00%) XML
5 11 (18.33%) Sass
6 10 (16.67%) SOAP
7 9 (15.00%) REST
8 8 (13.33%) Apache Camel
8 8 (13.33%) RESTful
9 5 (8.33%) Apache CXF
9 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.33%) HTML5
9 5 (8.33%) JPA
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (8.33%) XML Schema
10 4 (6.67%) .NET
10 4 (6.67%) EJB
11 2 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.33%) W3C
4 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) E-Commerce
3 22 (36.67%) TDD
4 20 (33.33%) BDD
4 20 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (31.67%) Web Development
6 16 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 14 (23.33%) Pair Programming
8 13 (21.67%) Kanban
8 13 (21.67%) Scrum
9 12 (20.00%) Open Source
10 11 (18.33%) API Development
10 11 (18.33%) Migration
11 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 8 (13.33%) Integration Testing
11 8 (13.33%) SOA
11 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.00%) Content Enrichment
13 5 (8.33%) ETL
14 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (41.67%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) PHP
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
5 7 (11.67%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.67%) C++
6 4 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (3.33%) C#
7 2 (3.33%) R
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
2 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.67%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Talend
3 2 (3.33%) ForgeRock
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Pega
3 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.67%) New Relic
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Zend