The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 36 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 413 382 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.88% 3.92% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.42% 15.34% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 242 202
Median daily rate £401 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £41.56 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
Web Services
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2371 2491 2230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.02% 25.54% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1472 1656 1285
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.29 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the South East region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the South East region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 83 £400 -15.78% 28
Hampshire +5 76 £363 -3.33% 26
Surrey +11 66 £380 -6.17% 32
Oxfordshire +30 59 £450 +11.11% 16
West Sussex -6 53 £400 -12.08% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 30 £375 -6.25% 11
Middlesex +12 17 £500 - 2
East Sussex +10 11 £347 -18.40% 4
Kent +10 8 £600 +76.47% 9
Sussex +6 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £450 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 423 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (39.89%) Java
3 274 (30.96%) JavaScript
4 248 (28.02%) SQL
5 241 (27.23%) .NET
6 234 (26.44%) HTML
7 231 (26.10%) XML
8 222 (25.08%) C#
9 197 (22.26%) CSS
10 187 (21.13%) SQL Server
10 187 (21.13%) TDD
11 182 (20.56%) REST
12 178 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
13 168 (18.98%) Scrum
14 155 (17.51%) Spring
14 155 (17.51%) Microsoft
15 147 (16.61%) Oracle
15 147 (16.61%) Linux
16 136 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
17 134 (15.14%) SOAP
18 130 (14.69%) ASP.NET
19 125 (14.12%) MVC
20 123 (13.90%) Finance
21 122 (13.79%) JSON
22 119 (13.45%) RESTful
23 118 (13.33%) Web Development
24 116 (13.11%) Security Cleared
25 115 (12.99%) jQuery
26 109 (12.32%) AngularJS
27 103 (11.64%) Windows

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 96 (10.85%) JBoss
2 60 (6.78%) IIS
3 57 (6.44%) WebSphere
4 55 (6.21%) Tomcat
5 52 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 51 (5.76%) CMS
7 48 (5.42%) SharePoint
8 46 (5.20%) Confluence
9 40 (4.52%) Apache
10 39 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
11 32 (3.62%) WebSphere Application Server
12 22 (2.49%) OpenStack
13 17 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
13 17 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
14 15 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (1.36%) Apache Solr
16 11 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (1.24%) MS Exchange
16 11 (1.24%) Oracle Service Bus
17 10 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 64 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.69%) MS Office
4 5 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (2.03%) Magento
4 11 (1.24%) Remedy AR System
5 8 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.11%) BASE24
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.11%) Primavera
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 178 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.49%) Amazon S3
4 21 (2.37%) Amazon SQS
5 20 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (2.15%) Office 365
7 18 (2.03%) PaaS
8 17 (1.92%) Heroku
9 12 (1.36%) SaaS
10 9 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
10 9 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (0.90%) GitHub
12 7 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.68%) AWS CloudTrail
13 6 (0.68%) IaaS
14 5 (0.56%) Boomi
15 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.62%) HTTP
2 29 (3.28%) Internet
3 25 (2.82%) Firewall
4 24 (2.71%) SSL
5 21 (2.37%) DNS
6 16 (1.81%) LDAP
7 11 (1.24%) Kerberos
7 11 (1.24%) SNMP
8 10 (1.13%) HTTPS
9 9 (1.02%) LAN
9 9 (1.02%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.90%) WAN
11 7 (0.79%) FTP
11 7 (0.79%) Network Security
12 6 (0.68%) SSH
12 6 (0.68%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.68%) VPN
13 5 (0.56%) SAN
14 4 (0.45%) DHCP
14 4 (0.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 47 (5.31%) Oracle Database
3 42 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 37 (4.18%) MongoDB
6 32 (3.62%) MySQL
7 30 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.81%) Redis
11 16 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.69%) Big Data
12 15 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.58%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.13%) VoltDB
16 9 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 103 (11.64%) JUnit
2 101 (11.41%) Selenium
3 91 (10.28%) Jenkins
4 88 (9.94%) Git (software)
5 87 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 84 (9.49%) Maven
7 77 (8.70%) JIRA
8 69 (7.80%) SoapUI
9 59 (6.67%) Cucumber
10 43 (4.86%) Eclipse
10 43 (4.86%) Visual Studio
11 42 (4.75%) Subversion
12 36 (4.07%) Gradle
13 34 (3.84%) SpecFlow
14 31 (3.50%) JMeter
14 31 (3.50%) WebDriver
15 25 (2.82%) NUnit
16 24 (2.71%) Hudson
17 22 (2.49%) Talend Open Studio
18 20 (2.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 123 (13.90%) Finance
2 53 (5.99%) Publishing
3 33 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.49%) Banking
5 17 (1.92%) Retail
6 16 (1.81%) Marketing
7 15 (1.69%) Military
8 11 (1.24%) Back Office
9 10 (1.13%) Legal
10 9 (1.02%) French Language
10 9 (1.02%) German Language
10 9 (1.02%) Italian Language
10 9 (1.02%) Spanish Language
11 8 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.56%) Billing
12 5 (0.56%) Electronics
13 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.45%) Law
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 506 (57.18%) Developer
2 127 (14.35%) Java Developer
3 110 (12.43%) .NET Developer
4 93 (10.51%) Architect
5 84 (9.49%) Analyst
6 74 (8.36%) C# Developer
7 57 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 51 (5.76%) Agile Developer
9 47 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
10 45 (5.08%) AWS Developer
11 38 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
11 38 (4.29%) Software Engineer
11 38 (4.29%) Test Analyst
12 37 (4.18%) Java Engineer
13 35 (3.95%) Consultant
14 34 (3.84%) Web Developer
15 30 (3.39%) ServiceNow Developer
15 30 (3.39%) SQL Developer
16 26 (2.94%) Administrator
17 25 (2.82%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (27.23%) .NET
2 234 (26.44%) HTML
3 231 (26.10%) XML
4 197 (22.26%) CSS
5 182 (20.56%) REST
6 155 (17.51%) Spring
7 134 (15.14%) SOAP
8 130 (14.69%) ASP.NET
9 122 (13.79%) JSON
10 119 (13.45%) RESTful
11 115 (12.99%) jQuery
12 109 (12.32%) AngularJS
13 88 (9.94%) HTML5
14 81 (9.15%) WCF
15 69 (7.80%) Ajax
16 61 (6.89%) Node.js
17 57 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 57 (6.44%) Hibernate
18 56 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
19 52 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 36 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.95%) CMDB
3 35 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 32 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (2.49%) Clustering
8 17 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (1.92%) N-Tier
9 16 (1.81%) User Experience
10 13 (1.47%) iPad
10 13 (1.47%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.47%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.24%) iPhone
12 9 (1.02%) Blog
12 9 (1.02%) Cryptography
13 6 (0.68%) Data Extraction
13 6 (0.68%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 147 (16.61%) Linux
2 103 (11.64%) Windows
3 60 (6.78%) Unix
4 20 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.81%) Android
6 14 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.58%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.79%) AIX
10 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.45%) CentOS
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.23%) Solaris
14 1 (0.11%) Fedora
14 1 (0.11%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (21.13%) TDD
3 168 (18.98%) Scrum
4 136 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
5 125 (14.12%) MVC
6 118 (13.33%) Web Development
7 102 (11.53%) BDD
8 101 (11.41%) SOA
9 88 (9.94%) Kanban
10 75 (8.47%) DevOps
10 75 (8.47%) Software Engineering
11 64 (7.23%) Workflow
12 58 (6.55%) Unit Testing
13 57 (6.44%) User Stories
14 55 (6.21%) Automated Testing
14 55 (6.21%) Configuration Management
14 55 (6.21%) Migration
15 54 (6.10%) Open Source
15 54 (6.10%) Performance Testing
16 49 (5.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 353 (39.89%) Java
2 274 (30.96%) JavaScript
3 248 (28.02%) SQL
4 222 (25.08%) C#
5 68 (7.68%) PHP
6 56 (6.33%) Python
7 53 (5.99%) Bash Shell
8 42 (4.75%) T-SQL
9 39 (4.41%) C++
10 37 (4.18%) Perl
11 35 (3.95%) PowerShell
12 33 (3.73%) Ruby
13 28 (3.16%) Groovy
13 28 (3.16%) VB.NET
14 27 (3.05%) Scala
15 26 (2.94%) TypeScript
16 21 (2.37%) VB
17 20 (2.26%) PL/SQL
18 19 (2.15%) Go
19 17 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 116 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 94 (10.62%) Degree
3 91 (10.28%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.05%) ISEB
5 25 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.36%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.45%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.45%) MCP
10 3 (0.34%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.23%) CISSP
12 1 (0.11%) CCNP
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.11%) MCSE
12 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.33%) QA
2 24 (2.71%) SLA
3 9 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.56%) SDET
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 19 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (2.15%) vSphere
2 12 (1.36%) Docker
3 10 (1.13%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.34%) Xen
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.11%) vCloud
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) XenApp
6 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 35 (3.95%) Puppet
2 17 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.13%) CA Wily
5 9 (1.02%) Ansible
5 9 (1.02%) Netcool
6 6 (0.68%) CFEngine
6 6 (0.68%) SCOM
7 4 (0.45%) Terraform
8 3 (0.34%) Packer
9 2 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.23%) Nagios
9 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.23%) WSUS
9 2 (0.23%) yum
10 1 (0.11%) OpenView
10 1 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 155 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 147 (16.61%) Oracle
3 52 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 28 (3.16%) BMC
5 27 (3.05%) IBM
5 27 (3.05%) Remedy
6 26 (2.94%) HP
6 26 (2.94%) Sitecore
7 24 (2.71%) VMware
8 22 (2.49%) Atlassian
8 22 (2.49%) Red Hat
8 22 (2.49%) Talend
9 16 (1.81%) Rally
10 14 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.58%) SAP
11 13 (1.47%) DevExpress
12 12 (1.36%) CA
13 11 (1.24%) Twitter
14 9 (1.02%) Informatica
15 8 (0.90%) Adobe
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £320 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: £600 day or to £110K for permanent
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day then up to £60,000 perm after 6 months
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £299 - £351 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £405 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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