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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 24 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 42 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.10% 2.35% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.10% 9.02% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £255 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £259 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
155 122 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.53% 26.07% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 72 47
Average daily rate £388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 27 £375 +50.00% 16
Kidlington - 3 £375 - 1
Abingdon - 2 £450 - 1
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 4
Witney - - - - 2
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 47 (47.96%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (41.84%) Linux
3 37 (37.76%) Puppet
4 32 (32.65%) DevOps
4 32 (32.65%) Oracle
5 29 (29.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (27.55%) Red Hat
7 27 (27.55%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (26.53%) Network Security
9 25 (25.51%) Java
10 23 (23.47%) C#
11 22 (22.45%) .NET
11 22 (22.45%) TDD
12 20 (20.41%) SQL
13 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
14 18 (18.37%) REST
15 17 (17.35%) WCF
16 16 (16.33%) Migration
16 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
16 16 (16.33%) XML
16 16 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
17 14 (14.29%) JIRA
18 13 (13.27%) Spring
18 13 (13.27%) Confluence
19 12 (12.24%) Tomcat
20 11 (11.22%) Publishing
20 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
21 10 (10.20%) JBoss

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (13.27%) Confluence
2 12 (12.24%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.20%) JBoss
4 8 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 8 (8.16%) SAS
4 8 (8.16%) WebSphere
5 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (5.10%) Apache
6 5 (5.10%) CMS
7 4 (4.08%) Umbraco
7 4 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (4.08%) Zimbra
8 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.04%) NetWeaver
9 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 47 (47.96%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (29.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (6.12%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (6.12%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.53%) Network Security
2 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.12%) Big Data
4 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) JIRA
2 7 (7.14%) JUnit
2 7 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.06%) Maven
4 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.02%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.02%) FxCop
5 1 (1.02%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.22%) Publishing
2 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.02%) Banking
3 1 (1.02%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Developer
2 25 (25.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (19.39%) .NET Developer
4 15 (15.31%) Java Developer
5 12 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Consultant
7 7 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) CMS Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.04%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.45%) .NET
2 18 (18.37%) REST
3 17 (17.35%) WCF
4 16 (16.33%) XML
5 13 (13.27%) Spring
6 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
7 9 (9.18%) WPF
7 9 (9.18%) Silverlight
8 8 (8.16%) JSON
8 8 (8.16%) EJB
8 8 (8.16%) HTML
9 7 (7.14%) SOAP
10 6 (6.12%) HTML5
11 5 (5.10%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.10%) ODBC
11 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.08%) J2EE
12 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.04%) OAuth
13 2 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.55%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.16%) Open Source
3 7 (7.14%) Social Media
4 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.08%) Informatics
5 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.08%) Google Search Appliance
6 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (2.04%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.84%) Linux
2 26 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.04%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) DevOps
2 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.45%) TDD
4 16 (16.33%) Migration
5 9 (9.18%) ETL
5 9 (9.18%) Data Management
5 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.16%) BDD
7 7 (7.14%) Scrum
8 6 (6.12%) Workflow
8 6 (6.12%) UML
8 6 (6.12%) CRM
8 6 (6.12%) EAI
8 6 (6.12%) Web Development
9 4 (4.08%) Data Validation
9 4 (4.08%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.08%) Validation
9 4 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.06%) OOD
10 3 (3.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.51%) Java
2 23 (23.47%) C#
3 20 (20.41%) SQL
4 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.04%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) Groovy
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (37.76%) Puppet
2 16 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Oracle
2 27 (27.55%) Red Hat
3 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.18%) DataFlux
5 7 (7.14%) Siebel
6 4 (4.08%) Sitecore
6 4 (4.08%) Google
7 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.04%) Dell
7 2 (2.04%) SAP
8 1 (1.02%) Sage
8 1 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.02%) Zend
8 1 (1.02%) Ceridian
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