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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 13 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 54 45 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.87% 7.18% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.59% 27.27% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 4
Average daily rate £410 £410 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
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
211 165 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.57% 26.32% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 115 66
Average daily rate £350 £401 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +23.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -45.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +1 31 £450 +9.42% 2
Wallingford - 3 - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 30 (35.71%) BDD
5 29 (34.52%) E-Commerce
6 27 (32.14%) Magento
6 27 (32.14%) Cucumber
6 27 (32.14%) Node.js
7 22 (26.19%) Docker
8 21 (25.00%) GitHub
8 21 (25.00%) Java
9 20 (23.81%) HTML
10 19 (22.62%) .NET
11 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 18 (21.43%) XML
11 18 (21.43%) OO
11 18 (21.43%) TDD
11 18 (21.43%) REST
12 17 (20.24%) WebDriver
12 17 (20.24%) C#
13 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
14 14 (16.67%) Scrum
14 14 (16.67%) Windows
14 14 (16.67%) Subversion
14 14 (16.67%) JSON
15 13 (15.48%) Spring
15 13 (15.48%) Linux
16 12 (14.29%) Multithreading
16 12 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
17 11 (13.10%) Publishing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (32.14%) Node.js
2 10 (11.90%) JBoss
2 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 9 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.38%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.38%) Confluence
7 1 (1.19%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) SAS
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Weka
Business Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Magento
2 7 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (25.00%) GitHub
3 8 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 8 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (3.57%) IaaS
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) HTTP
1 1 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.95%) MySQL
5 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.57%) Big Data
6 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.38%) Redis
8 1 (1.19%) HPCC
8 1 (1.19%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 27 (32.14%) Cucumber
2 17 (20.24%) WebDriver
3 14 (16.67%) Subversion
4 12 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
5 9 (10.71%) JUnit
6 8 (9.52%) Mockito
7 6 (7.14%) Selenium
8 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.38%) JIRA
9 2 (2.38%) Redmine
10 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.19%) MSTest
General
1 11 (13.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 20 (23.81%) Test Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Test Automation Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) JavaScript Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
6 12 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) AWS Developer
7 8 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Agile Developer
9 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.81%) HTML
2 19 (22.62%) .NET
3 18 (21.43%) REST
3 18 (21.43%) XML
4 14 (16.67%) JSON
5 13 (15.48%) Spring
6 11 (13.10%) CSS
7 10 (11.90%) HTML5
7 10 (11.90%) Regular Expression
8 8 (9.52%) SOAP
9 7 (8.33%) Spring MVC
10 6 (7.14%) J2EE
10 6 (7.14%) Sass
11 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.95%) Java EE
11 5 (5.95%) RESTful
12 4 (4.76%) jQuery
13 3 (3.57%) Ajax
13 3 (3.57%) Struts
13 3 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.67%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Android
3 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.71%) BDD
3 29 (34.52%) E-Commerce
4 18 (21.43%) OO
4 18 (21.43%) TDD
5 14 (16.67%) Scrum
6 12 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 10 (11.90%) Automation Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.52%) Content Enrichment
9 8 (9.52%) MVC
10 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.33%) CRM
11 6 (7.14%) Open Source
12 5 (5.95%) Automated Testing
12 5 (5.95%) Kanban
12 5 (5.95%) Pair Programming
12 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 21 (25.00%) Java
3 17 (20.24%) C#
4 9 (10.71%) PHP
5 6 (7.14%) SQL
6 5 (5.95%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) R
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) GridGain
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle
2 3 (3.57%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.19%) Progress
3 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.19%) VMware
3 1 (1.19%) Zend
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