The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 17 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 50 53 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.67% 7.09% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.30% 25.48% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 8
Median daily rate £475 £399 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.12% +30.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £331 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £473 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.13 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.03% -4.43%
Web Services
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 208 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.60% 27.81% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 152 74
Median daily rate £450 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Oxfordshire region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Oxfordshire region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 31 £475 +21.01% 3
Kidlington +1 2 £450 +14.64%
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 57 (56.44%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (40.59%) Java
4 36 (35.64%) JavaScript
5 31 (30.69%) HTML
6 28 (27.72%) Publishing
7 27 (26.73%) XML
7 27 (26.73%) Node.js
7 27 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (25.74%) E-Commerce
8 26 (25.74%) .NET
8 26 (25.74%) TDD
9 24 (23.76%) PHP
9 24 (23.76%) Linux
9 24 (23.76%) JSON
9 24 (23.76%) Magento
10 23 (22.77%) Web Development
11 22 (21.78%) BDD
11 22 (21.78%) C#
11 22 (21.78%) Windows
12 20 (19.80%) CSS
12 20 (19.80%) Spring
12 20 (19.80%) Scrum
13 18 (17.82%) Migration
14 17 (16.83%) Oracle
14 17 (16.83%) Kanban
15 16 (15.84%) JBoss
15 16 (15.84%) Automation Testing
16 15 (14.85%) Pair Programming
16 15 (14.85%) SOAP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 27 (26.73%) Node.js
2 16 (15.84%) JBoss
3 10 (9.90%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.90%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.92%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (7.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (7.92%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.95%) Confluence
5 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.98%) SAS
8 1 (0.99%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.99%) Apache
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Office
2 2 (1.98%) Weka
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (23.76%) Magento
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (56.44%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.85%) GitHub
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.95%) Amazon S3
4 5 (4.95%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.98%) IaaS
5 2 (1.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) LAN
1 5 (4.95%) WAN
2 2 (1.98%) SAN
3 1 (0.99%) DNS
3 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.86%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.95%) Big Data
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.98%) HPCC
7 2 (1.98%) MySQL
7 2 (1.98%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.98%) Redis
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Cucumber
1 15 (14.85%) JUnit
2 14 (13.86%) Subversion
3 12 (11.88%) TortoiseSVN
4 11 (10.89%) JIRA
4 11 (10.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (10.89%) Travis CI
5 9 (8.91%) WebDriver
6 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.95%) Maven
7 5 (4.95%) Selenium
7 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.96%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.98%) Redmine
10 1 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.99%) Gradle
10 1 (0.99%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.99%) Mockito
10 1 (0.99%) MSTest
General
1 28 (27.72%) Publishing
2 7 (6.93%) Back Office
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (53.47%) Developer
2 18 (17.82%) Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) Agile Developer
3 16 (15.84%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (15.84%) PHP Developer
3 16 (15.84%) Test Analyst
4 15 (14.85%) AWS Developer
5 14 (13.86%) PHP Web Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Web Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Architect
6 13 (12.87%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (12.87%) HTML Developer
7 12 (11.88%) .NET Developer
7 12 (11.88%) Java Developer
7 12 (11.88%) Node.js Developer
7 12 (11.88%) Test Engineer
8 11 (10.89%) E-Commerce Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Magento Developer
8 11 (10.89%) PHP Magento Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.69%) HTML
2 27 (26.73%) XML
3 26 (25.74%) .NET
4 24 (23.76%) JSON
5 20 (19.80%) CSS
5 20 (19.80%) Spring
6 15 (14.85%) SOAP
7 14 (13.86%) AngularJS
8 13 (12.87%) REST
9 12 (11.88%) RESTful
10 11 (10.89%) Sass
11 10 (9.90%) Apache Camel
11 10 (9.90%) Regular Expression
12 7 (6.93%) Apache CXF
12 7 (6.93%) Hibernate
12 7 (6.93%) HTML5
12 7 (6.93%) JPA
12 7 (6.93%) XML Schema
13 6 (5.94%) Oracle Fusion
14 5 (4.95%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.98%) W3C
5 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Statistics
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Linux
2 22 (21.78%) Windows
3 8 (7.92%) Unix
4 6 (5.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.98%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (25.74%) E-Commerce
3 26 (25.74%) TDD
4 23 (22.77%) Web Development
5 22 (21.78%) BDD
6 20 (19.80%) Scrum
7 18 (17.82%) Migration
8 17 (16.83%) Kanban
9 16 (15.84%) Automation Testing
10 15 (14.85%) OO
10 15 (14.85%) Pair Programming
11 14 (13.86%) SOA
12 12 (11.88%) Multithreading
12 12 (11.88%) Open Source
13 11 (10.89%) API Development
13 11 (10.89%) Software Engineering
14 10 (9.90%) Integration Testing
15 9 (8.91%) Change Management
15 9 (8.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.59%) Java
2 36 (35.64%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.76%) PHP
4 22 (21.78%) C#
5 15 (14.85%) SQL
6 9 (8.91%) C++
7 8 (7.92%) Perl
8 7 (6.93%) Python
9 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.98%) R
10 2 (1.98%) Ruby
10 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.98%) VB
11 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.99%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Docker
2 2 (1.98%) GridGain
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.98%) Ansible
4 1 (0.99%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
4 1 (0.99%) Packer
4 1 (0.99%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Oracle
2 11 (10.89%) Talend
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.98%) ForgeRock
5 2 (1.98%) Pega
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.98%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.98%) VMware
6 1 (0.99%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.99%) New Relic
6 1 (0.99%) Zend