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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 19 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 52 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.00% 3.65% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.05% 14.07% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £305 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -39.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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
179 135 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.09% 25.96% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 84 48
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +68.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 28 £375 +22.95% 11
Kidlington - 4 £375 - 2
Abingdon - 2 £450 - 1
Bicester - 2 £375 - 1
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 65 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (47.27%) Linux
3 39 (35.45%) Puppet
4 37 (33.64%) Oracle
5 36 (32.73%) DevOps
6 34 (30.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (30.00%) Java
8 32 (29.09%) Red Hat
8 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (29.09%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (28.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (28.18%) Network Security
10 23 (20.91%) XML
11 22 (20.00%) .NET
12 21 (19.09%) C#
12 21 (19.09%) TDD
13 20 (18.18%) Migration
13 20 (18.18%) SQL
14 18 (16.36%) Spring
14 18 (16.36%) JIRA
14 18 (16.36%) WCF
15 17 (15.45%) Confluence
15 17 (15.45%) REST
15 17 (15.45%) Tomcat
16 15 (13.64%) JBoss
16 15 (13.64%) JSON
17 14 (12.73%) Publishing
17 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
17 14 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
18 13 (11.82%) HTML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 17 (15.45%) Tomcat
1 17 (15.45%) Confluence
2 15 (13.64%) JBoss
3 13 (11.82%) WebLogic
3 13 (11.82%) WebSphere
4 10 (9.09%) CMS
5 8 (7.27%) SAS
5 8 (7.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (6.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (5.45%) Zimbra
7 6 (5.45%) Umbraco
7 6 (5.45%) Apache
8 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.82%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.82%) Drupal
9 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 65 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (30.91%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.82%) Boomi
5 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.18%) Network Security
2 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.45%) Big Data
4 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.82%) MySQL
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) JIRA
2 12 (10.91%) JUnit
3 9 (8.18%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.73%) Maven
5 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.82%) Subversion
7 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.91%) FxCop
7 1 (0.91%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (12.73%) Publishing
2 2 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
3 1 (0.91%) Marketing
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Developer
2 27 (24.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (17.27%) .NET Developer
4 18 (16.36%) Java Developer
5 14 (12.73%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Consultant
7 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.64%) CMS Developer
10 4 (3.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.91%) XML
2 22 (20.00%) .NET
3 18 (16.36%) Spring
3 18 (16.36%) WCF
4 17 (15.45%) REST
5 15 (13.64%) JSON
6 13 (11.82%) HTML
7 12 (10.91%) EJB
8 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (9.09%) HTML5
10 8 (7.27%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.36%) SOAP
12 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (4.55%) ODBC
13 5 (4.55%) Hibernate
14 4 (3.64%) J2EE
14 4 (3.64%) Silverlight
14 4 (3.64%) WPF
15 3 (2.73%) CSS
15 3 (2.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.09%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.45%) Google Search Appliance
2 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.55%) Open Source
3 5 (4.55%) Social Media
4 4 (3.64%) Informatics
4 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.91%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 52 (47.27%) Linux
2 31 (28.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.82%) CentOS
3 2 (1.82%) UNIX
4 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) DevOps
2 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.09%) TDD
4 20 (18.18%) Migration
5 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.91%) Scrum
7 10 (9.09%) BDD
8 9 (8.18%) ETL
8 9 (8.18%) Data Management
9 8 (7.27%) Web Development
10 7 (6.36%) CRM
11 6 (5.45%) UML
11 6 (5.45%) EAI
11 6 (5.45%) Workflow
12 4 (3.64%) Validation
12 4 (3.64%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.64%) OO
12 4 (3.64%) Data Validation
12 4 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (2.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.00%) Java
2 21 (19.09%) C#
3 20 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.73%) PHP
6 2 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (0.91%) Groovy
7 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (35.45%) Puppet
2 14 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.82%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.91%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (33.64%) Oracle
2 32 (29.09%) Red Hat
3 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.18%) DataFlux
5 7 (6.36%) Sitecore
5 7 (6.36%) Siebel
6 6 (5.45%) Google
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) Dell
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.91%) Sage
8 1 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.91%) Ceridian
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