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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 23 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.69% 2.62% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.31% 11.40% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 10 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £328 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -29.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.78 £36.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +26.72%
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
260 114 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.48% 22.98% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 72 51
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.30 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.06% -48.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +5 27 £410 +34.42% 3
Bicester - 3 £375 -
Kidlington - 2 £410 -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 70 (68.63%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (48.04%) Linux
3 48 (47.06%) Java
4 42 (41.18%) TDD
5 41 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (39.22%) XML
7 35 (34.31%) HTML
7 35 (34.31%) Oracle
8 32 (31.37%) Puppet
9 31 (30.39%) JSON
10 29 (28.43%) JavaScript
10 29 (28.43%) JBoss
10 29 (28.43%) HTML5
11 28 (27.45%) Tomcat
12 27 (26.47%) BDD
13 25 (24.51%) DevOps
13 25 (24.51%) Spring
14 24 (23.53%) JIRA
14 24 (23.53%) Web Development
14 24 (23.53%) SQL
14 24 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
15 23 (22.55%) Confluence
16 22 (21.57%) Network Security
17 21 (20.59%) REST
17 21 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (20.59%) .NET
17 21 (20.59%) C#
17 21 (20.59%) Red Hat
18 20 (19.61%) CSS
18 20 (19.61%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 29 (28.43%) JBoss
2 28 (27.45%) Tomcat
3 23 (22.55%) Confluence
4 18 (17.65%) WebSphere
5 17 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (7.84%) CMS
8 5 (4.90%) Node.js
8 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.92%) Apache
9 4 (3.92%) Drupal
10 3 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.96%) Zimbra
11 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.96%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.98%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 70 (68.63%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (23.53%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (13.73%) Amazon SQS
3 14 (13.73%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.96%) Boomi
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) Network Security
2 11 (10.78%) HTTP
3 6 (5.88%) Intranet
4 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) MySQL
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Redis
5 1 (0.98%) Big Data
5 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (23.53%) JIRA
2 16 (15.69%) JUnit
3 12 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.92%) Subversion
6 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.98%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 15 (14.71%) Publishing
2 5 (4.90%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (58.82%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 15 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) .NET Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.92%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (3.92%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (39.22%) XML
2 35 (34.31%) HTML
3 31 (30.39%) JSON
4 29 (28.43%) HTML5
5 25 (24.51%) Spring
6 21 (20.59%) .NET
6 21 (20.59%) REST
7 20 (19.61%) CSS
8 19 (18.63%) AngularJS
9 17 (16.67%) RESTful
10 15 (14.71%) jQuery
10 15 (14.71%) CSS3
10 15 (14.71%) WCF
10 15 (14.71%) EJB
11 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
12 11 (10.78%) Java EE
12 11 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (9.80%) JDBC
14 8 (7.84%) SOAP
15 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.90%) Social Media
2 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Informatics
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) User Experience
4 2 (1.96%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 49 (48.04%) Linux
2 20 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.92%) CentOS
4 2 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) TDD
2 41 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.47%) BDD
4 25 (24.51%) DevOps
5 24 (23.53%) Web Development
6 20 (19.61%) Software Engineering
7 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.73%) Migration
9 10 (9.80%) Scrum
9 10 (9.80%) UML
9 10 (9.80%) Computer Security
10 9 (8.82%) OO
11 5 (4.90%) OO PHP
12 4 (3.92%) SDLC
12 4 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.92%) OOP
12 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.92%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.92%) Open Source
12 4 (3.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.06%) Java
2 29 (28.43%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.53%) SQL
4 21 (20.59%) C#
5 8 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.88%) PHP
6 6 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (31.37%) Puppet
2 13 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.92%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.98%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (34.31%) Oracle
2 21 (20.59%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.80%) Progress
3 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.94%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.96%) Dell
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) Ceridian
6 1 (0.98%) Sage
6 1 (0.98%) Xamarin