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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 33 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 38 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.41% 4.82% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.51% 19.01% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £245 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
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
245 121 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.85% 25.37% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 75 59
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.30 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.06% -93.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 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 31 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
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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 -8 21 £425 +70.00% 3
Bicester - 1 £375 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 61 (65.59%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (44.09%) Linux
3 40 (43.01%) Java
3 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (38.71%) Oracle
5 35 (37.63%) TDD
6 33 (35.48%) XML
6 33 (35.48%) Puppet
7 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 30 (32.26%) HTML
8 25 (26.88%) SQL
8 25 (26.88%) DevOps
9 24 (25.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (25.81%) HTML5
9 24 (25.81%) JSON
9 24 (25.81%) JIRA
10 23 (24.73%) Confluence
11 22 (23.66%) BDD
11 22 (23.66%) Network Security
11 22 (23.66%) JBoss
12 21 (22.58%) Red Hat
12 21 (22.58%) C#
12 21 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (21.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (21.51%) .NET
13 20 (21.51%) CSS
13 20 (21.51%) Tomcat
13 20 (21.51%) Web Development
14 19 (20.43%) Spring
14 19 (20.43%) AngularJS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 23 (24.73%) Confluence
2 22 (23.66%) JBoss
3 20 (21.51%) Tomcat
4 11 (11.83%) WebSphere
5 10 (10.75%) WebLogic
6 8 (8.60%) CMS
7 6 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.38%) Node.js
9 4 (4.30%) Drupal
9 4 (4.30%) Apache
10 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (2.15%) Zimbra
11 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
11 2 (2.15%) NetWeaver
12 1 (1.08%) ColdFusion
12 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 61 (65.59%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (25.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (10.75%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (10.75%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.15%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (2.15%) Boomi
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) Network Security
2 11 (11.83%) HTTP
3 6 (6.45%) Intranet
4 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.28%) MySQL
1 17 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) Redis
5 1 (1.08%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (25.81%) JIRA
2 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.83%) JUnit
3 11 (11.83%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.30%) Subversion
6 2 (2.15%) Mockito
6 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (11.83%) Publishing
2 5 (5.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Software Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.30%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.30%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.48%) XML
2 30 (32.26%) HTML
3 24 (25.81%) JSON
3 24 (25.81%) HTML5
4 20 (21.51%) .NET
4 20 (21.51%) CSS
5 19 (20.43%) Spring
5 19 (20.43%) AngularJS
6 17 (18.28%) RESTful
7 16 (17.20%) jQuery
8 15 (16.13%) CSS3
9 14 (15.05%) REST
9 14 (15.05%) WCF
10 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET
11 11 (11.83%) Java EE
11 11 (11.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (10.75%) EJB
12 10 (10.75%) JDBC
13 8 (8.60%) SOAP
14 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.38%) Social Media
2 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Informatics
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) User Experience
4 2 (2.15%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.08%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.09%) Linux
2 20 (21.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.30%) CentOS
4 2 (2.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (37.63%) TDD
3 25 (26.88%) DevOps
4 22 (23.66%) BDD
5 20 (21.51%) Web Development
6 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.05%) Migration
9 10 (10.75%) UML
9 10 (10.75%) Computer Security
10 9 (9.68%) Scrum
10 9 (9.68%) OO
11 5 (5.38%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.38%) SDLC
12 4 (4.30%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.30%) OOP
12 4 (4.30%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
12 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.01%) Java
2 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 25 (26.88%) SQL
4 21 (22.58%) C#
5 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.45%) PHP
6 6 (6.45%) Python
7 2 (2.15%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (35.48%) Puppet
2 14 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.30%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 21 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 10 (10.75%) Progress
3 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.15%) Dell
5 2 (2.15%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Ceridian
6 1 (1.08%) Sage
6 1 (1.08%) Xamarin