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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 47 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.72% 5.65% 4.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.49% 21.13% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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
235 142 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.41% 26.74% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 86 93
Average daily rate £400 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -13 20 £419 +19.64% 7
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (60.53%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (51.32%) Java
3 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (47.37%) TDD
5 35 (46.05%) XML
6 32 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 31 (40.79%) HTML
8 25 (32.89%) JSON
8 25 (32.89%) HTML5
9 24 (31.58%) SQL
9 24 (31.58%) Oracle
9 24 (31.58%) Linux
10 22 (28.95%) BDD
11 21 (27.63%) Web Development
11 21 (27.63%) Tomcat
11 21 (27.63%) CSS
11 21 (27.63%) C#
11 21 (27.63%) JBoss
12 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
13 19 (25.00%) .NET
13 19 (25.00%) Spring
14 18 (23.68%) JIRA
14 18 (23.68%) jQuery
14 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (23.68%) MySQL
14 18 (23.68%) Confluence
14 18 (23.68%) RESTful
15 17 (22.37%) Puppet
15 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
16 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (27.63%) JBoss
1 21 (27.63%) Tomcat
2 18 (23.68%) Confluence
3 11 (14.47%) WebSphere
4 10 (13.16%) WebLogic
5 8 (10.53%) CMS
6 6 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.58%) Node.js
8 4 (5.26%) Drupal
8 4 (5.26%) Apache
9 3 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.63%) Zimbra
10 2 (2.63%) Umbraco
10 2 (2.63%) NetWeaver
11 1 (1.32%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (60.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon S3
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.63%) Boomi
4 2 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) HTTP
2 8 (10.53%) Network Security
3 6 (7.89%) Intranet
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) MySQL
2 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Redis
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) JIRA
2 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 11 (14.47%) JUnit
4 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.26%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) Mockito
6 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.53%) Publishing
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (67.11%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.47%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.63%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) XML
2 31 (40.79%) HTML
3 25 (32.89%) JSON
3 25 (32.89%) HTML5
4 21 (27.63%) CSS
5 20 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 19 (25.00%) .NET
6 19 (25.00%) Spring
7 18 (23.68%) jQuery
7 18 (23.68%) RESTful
8 16 (21.05%) CSS3
9 15 (19.74%) WCF
10 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
11 12 (15.79%) Java EE
11 12 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (14.47%) REST
12 11 (14.47%) JDBC
13 8 (10.53%) SOAP
13 8 (10.53%) EJB
14 4 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.26%) Informatics
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (1.32%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) TDD
3 22 (28.95%) BDD
4 21 (27.63%) Web Development
5 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.47%) Computer Security
8 10 (13.16%) DevOps
9 9 (11.84%) OO
10 8 (10.53%) UML
10 8 (10.53%) Migration
10 8 (10.53%) Scrum
11 5 (6.58%) OO PHP
12 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.26%) MVC
12 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.26%) OOP
12 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
13 3 (3.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) Java
2 32 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.58%) SQL
4 21 (27.63%) C#
5 7 (9.21%) Python
5 7 (9.21%) PHP
6 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) Puppet
2 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.26%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Progress
3 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.63%) Dell
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 2 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (1.32%) Ceridian
7 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.32%) Sage