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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 31 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 35 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 9.78% 5.59% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.58% 12.90% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 11
Median daily rate £450 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +19.22%
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
155 155 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 43.30% 43.30% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 129 30
Median daily rate £400 £403 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +33.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 51 (78.46%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (73.85%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (61.54%) TDD
3 40 (61.54%) Java
4 38 (58.46%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (50.77%) Publishing
6 32 (49.23%) HTML
6 32 (49.23%) JSON
6 32 (49.23%) Scrum
7 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
8 28 (43.08%) Kanban
9 27 (41.54%) Web Development
10 25 (38.46%) AngularJS
10 25 (38.46%) Spring
11 23 (35.38%) JUnit
11 23 (35.38%) NoSQL
12 22 (33.85%) Node.js
12 22 (33.85%) Open Source
12 22 (33.85%) CSS
12 22 (33.85%) Pair Programming
13 21 (32.31%) PHP
13 21 (32.31%) Automation Testing
14 19 (29.23%) API Development
14 19 (29.23%) Magento
14 19 (29.23%) Sass
14 19 (29.23%) Linux
14 19 (29.23%) JBoss
14 19 (29.23%) E-Commerce
15 18 (27.69%) XML
15 18 (27.69%) 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 19 (29.23%) JBoss
2 18 (27.69%) Tomcat
3 14 (21.54%) WebLogic
4 12 (18.46%) WebSphere
5 8 (12.31%) Confluence
6 7 (10.77%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (9.23%) Apache Solr
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (4.62%) Apache
9 3 (4.62%) Jetty
9 3 (4.62%) nginx
10 1 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 48 (73.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.77%) Amazon S3
3 7 (10.77%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.54%) GitHub
5 1 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) JUnit
2 13 (20.00%) JIRA
2 13 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 12 (18.46%) Maven
4 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
5 8 (12.31%) SoapUI
6 7 (10.77%) Cucumber
7 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
8 5 (7.69%) Gradle
9 4 (6.15%) Selenium
9 4 (6.15%) Subversion
10 1 (1.54%) Hudson
10 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
General
1 33 (50.77%) Publishing
2 2 (3.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) Agile Developer
3 26 (40.00%) AWS Developer
4 22 (33.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 21 (32.31%) HTML Developer
6 20 (30.77%) Node.js Developer
7 19 (29.23%) HTML CSS Developer
8 18 (27.69%) E-Commerce Developer
8 18 (27.69%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 18 (27.69%) Magento Developer
8 18 (27.69%) PHP Developer
8 18 (27.69%) PHP Magento Developer
9 14 (21.54%) Java Developer
10 13 (20.00%) Web Developer
11 12 (18.46%) E-Commerce Web Developer
11 12 (18.46%) PHP Web Developer
12 9 (13.85%) Software Engineer
13 8 (12.31%) Analyst
13 8 (12.31%) Architect
13 8 (12.31%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (49.23%) HTML
1 32 (49.23%) JSON
2 25 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 25 (38.46%) Spring
3 22 (33.85%) CSS
3 22 (33.85%) Node.js
4 19 (29.23%) Sass
5 18 (27.69%) XML
6 16 (24.62%) CSS3
7 15 (23.08%) REST
8 14 (21.54%) SOAP
9 12 (18.46%) HTML5
10 10 (15.38%) RESTful
11 9 (13.85%) Apache Camel
12 7 (10.77%) .NET
12 7 (10.77%) EJB
13 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
13 5 (7.69%) JPA
13 5 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) W3C
4 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (78.46%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (61.54%) TDD
3 38 (58.46%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (49.23%) Scrum
5 28 (43.08%) Kanban
6 27 (41.54%) Web Development
7 22 (33.85%) Open Source
7 22 (33.85%) Pair Programming
8 21 (32.31%) Automation Testing
9 19 (29.23%) API Development
9 19 (29.23%) E-Commerce
10 11 (16.92%) BDD
11 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (15.38%) Migration
11 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (13.85%) Change Management
12 9 (13.85%) Content Enrichment
12 9 (13.85%) Project Management
12 9 (13.85%) SOA
12 9 (13.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) Java
2 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) PHP
4 11 (16.92%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.69%) C++
5 5 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (6.15%) Ruby
6 4 (6.15%) Scala
7 3 (4.62%) C#
7 3 (4.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Ansible
3 1 (1.54%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Talend
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) ForgeRock
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Pega
3 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.54%) New Relic
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) VMware