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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 22 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 52 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.94% 2.70% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.12% 10.66% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 9 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £305 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -39.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.92%
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
207 122 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.64% 25.36% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 76 54
Average daily rate £400 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 May 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 May 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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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 23 £395 +29.50% 5
Bicester - 3 £375 -
Kidlington - 2 £393 -
Abingdon -2 1 £450 -10.00% 6
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 52 (58.43%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (50.56%) Linux
3 32 (35.96%) Java
3 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (34.83%) Puppet
5 26 (29.21%) XML
6 25 (28.09%) C#
6 25 (28.09%) Oracle
6 25 (28.09%) TDD
6 25 (28.09%) DevOps
7 24 (26.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 23 (25.84%) .NET
9 22 (24.72%) Network Security
10 21 (23.60%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (23.60%) Red Hat
11 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (21.35%) HTML
13 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
13 18 (20.22%) REST
14 17 (19.10%) JSON
14 17 (19.10%) Spring
15 16 (17.98%) Migration
15 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET
15 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
16 15 (16.85%) JBoss
16 15 (16.85%) WCF
16 15 (16.85%) HTML5
17 14 (15.73%) JIRA
17 14 (15.73%) SQL
18 13 (14.61%) WebLogic

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
2 15 (16.85%) JBoss
3 13 (14.61%) WebLogic
3 13 (14.61%) WebSphere
3 13 (14.61%) Confluence
4 10 (11.24%) CMS
5 8 (8.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (6.74%) Apache
7 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (4.49%) Zimbra
8 4 (4.49%) Drupal
8 4 (4.49%) Umbraco
9 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.25%) Node.js
10 2 (2.25%) NetWeaver
10 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.12%) SAS
11 1 (1.12%) ColdFusion
11 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 52 (58.43%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (26.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (11.24%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (11.24%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.25%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.25%) Boomi
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.12%) SaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) JIRA
2 12 (13.48%) JUnit
3 9 (10.11%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.49%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.25%) Maven
7 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (13.48%) Publishing
2 5 (5.62%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (52.81%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.85%) .NET Developer
3 15 (16.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Software Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.49%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.49%) LAMP Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.21%) XML
2 23 (25.84%) .NET
3 19 (21.35%) HTML
4 18 (20.22%) REST
5 17 (19.10%) JSON
5 17 (19.10%) Spring
6 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET
7 15 (16.85%) WCF
7 15 (16.85%) HTML5
8 12 (13.48%) EJB
8 12 (13.48%) SOAP
9 9 (10.11%) CSS
10 7 (7.87%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.62%) RESTful
11 5 (5.62%) CSS3
11 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (4.49%) Dojo
12 4 (4.49%) WPF
12 4 (4.49%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.62%) Social Media
2 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.49%) Informatics
3 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Google Search Appliance
3 4 (4.49%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Linux
2 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.49%) CentOS
4 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.09%) TDD
2 25 (28.09%) DevOps
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.98%) Migration
5 11 (12.36%) BDD
6 10 (11.24%) Scrum
6 10 (11.24%) Web Development
6 10 (11.24%) UML
7 7 (7.87%) OO
8 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.49%) Open Source
9 4 (4.49%) OO PHP
9 4 (4.49%) OOP
9 4 (4.49%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.37%) CRM
10 3 (3.37%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.25%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) Java
2 25 (28.09%) C#
3 14 (15.73%) SQL
4 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.74%) Python
7 4 (4.49%) PHP
8 2 (2.25%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.12%) VB
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (34.83%) Puppet
2 12 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.49%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle
2 21 (23.60%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.62%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.49%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) Dell
6 2 (2.25%) SAP
6 2 (2.25%) Siebel
6 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.12%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.12%) Ceridian
7 1 (1.12%) Sage
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