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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 36 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 453 387 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.15% 3.96% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.07% 15.15% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 254 192
Median daily rate £425 £411 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £307 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 3 2
Median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £112.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -64.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £50.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.00 £173.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +19.22%
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
2375 2555 2259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 26.12% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1669 1267
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 50 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.59 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Hampshire -9 86 £363 -3.97% 32
Berkshire +4 83 £400 -15.78% 26
Surrey +20 80 £450 +6.82% 17
Oxfordshire +20 62 £450 +11.11% 21
West Sussex 0 50 £400 -6.15% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 37 £375 -6.25% 10
Middlesex +24 31 £488 - 2
East Sussex +7 9 £351 -8.06% 8
Kent +12 6 £350 +1.44% 9
Sussex 0 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £450 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 404 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (41.51%) Java
3 273 (31.31%) JavaScript
4 261 (29.93%) SQL
5 240 (27.52%) XML
6 232 (26.61%) HTML
7 222 (25.46%) .NET
8 214 (24.54%) C#
9 194 (22.25%) CSS
10 179 (20.53%) SQL Server
11 169 (19.38%) Oracle
11 169 (19.38%) Amazon AWS
12 168 (19.27%) Scrum
13 166 (19.04%) REST
14 163 (18.69%) TDD
15 156 (17.89%) Spring
16 148 (16.97%) Microsoft
17 145 (16.63%) SOAP
18 143 (16.40%) Linux
19 130 (14.91%) ASP.NET
19 130 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
20 128 (14.68%) MVC
21 121 (13.88%) Security Cleared
22 119 (13.65%) Finance
23 116 (13.30%) JSON
24 113 (12.96%) jQuery
25 110 (12.61%) SOA
26 107 (12.27%) Windows
26 107 (12.27%) Web Development
27 106 (12.16%) AngularJS

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 94 (10.78%) JBoss
2 55 (6.31%) IIS
3 49 (5.62%) CMS
3 49 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 48 (5.50%) WebLogic
4 48 (5.50%) WebSphere
5 46 (5.28%) SharePoint
6 42 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
7 40 (4.59%) Confluence
8 32 (3.67%) Apache
9 25 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (2.75%) OpenStack
11 17 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
12 16 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
13 15 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
15 11 (1.26%) MS Exchange
16 10 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 9 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (0.80%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 67 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.38%) MS Office
4 9 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 28 (3.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 21 (2.41%) Magento
3 19 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.26%) Remedy AR System
5 8 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.23%) Primavera
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.11%) BASE24
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 169 (19.38%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (2.06%) Office 365
4 18 (2.06%) PaaS
5 14 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 14 (1.61%) Heroku
6 13 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (1.15%) Boomi
7 10 (1.15%) SaaS
8 8 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.69%) GitHub
9 6 (0.69%) IaaS
10 5 (0.57%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.46%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.34%) AtomSphere
12 3 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.01%) HTTP
2 33 (3.78%) Internet
3 31 (3.56%) SSL
4 25 (2.87%) Firewall
5 22 (2.52%) DNS
6 18 (2.06%) LDAP
7 13 (1.49%) SNMP
8 11 (1.26%) Kerberos
9 9 (1.03%) HTTPS
9 9 (1.03%) LAN
9 9 (1.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.03%) tcpdump
10 8 (0.92%) WAN
11 7 (0.80%) FTP
11 7 (0.80%) Network Security
11 7 (0.80%) VPN
12 5 (0.57%) SAN
12 5 (0.57%) SSH
13 3 (0.34%) MPLS
13 3 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (20.53%) SQL Server
2 55 (6.31%) Oracle Database
3 43 (4.93%) Relational Database
4 39 (4.47%) NoSQL
5 34 (3.90%) MySQL
6 33 (3.78%) MongoDB
7 31 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.83%) Redis
12 15 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.61%) Big Data
13 14 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (1.38%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (1.15%) VoltDB
18 8 (0.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 98 (11.24%) JUnit
2 87 (9.98%) Selenium
3 85 (9.75%) Jenkins
4 81 (9.29%) Maven
5 77 (8.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 73 (8.37%) Git (software)
7 70 (8.03%) JIRA
8 65 (7.45%) SoapUI
9 47 (5.39%) Cucumber
10 45 (5.16%) Eclipse
11 41 (4.70%) Visual Studio
12 40 (4.59%) Subversion
13 36 (4.13%) SpecFlow
14 28 (3.21%) Gradle
14 28 (3.21%) JMeter
15 27 (3.10%) NUnit
15 27 (3.10%) Talend Open Studio
15 27 (3.10%) WebDriver
16 21 (2.41%) Hudson
16 21 (2.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 119 (13.65%) Finance
2 49 (5.62%) Publishing
3 36 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.52%) Banking
5 18 (2.06%) Retail
6 16 (1.83%) Marketing
7 15 (1.72%) Military
8 11 (1.26%) Back Office
9 9 (1.03%) French Language
9 9 (1.03%) German Language
9 9 (1.03%) Italian Language
9 9 (1.03%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.80%) Legal
10 7 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.57%) Billing
11 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Electronics
12 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.46%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 497 (57.00%) Developer
2 131 (15.02%) Java Developer
3 102 (11.70%) .NET Developer
4 94 (10.78%) Architect
5 74 (8.49%) C# Developer
6 73 (8.37%) Analyst
7 61 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 50 (5.73%) Agile Developer
9 46 (5.28%) Solutions Architect
10 42 (4.82%) AWS Developer
11 35 (4.01%) Java Engineer
11 35 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
11 35 (4.01%) Software Engineer
12 33 (3.78%) Test Analyst
12 33 (3.78%) Web Developer
13 32 (3.67%) Consultant
14 30 (3.44%) Senior Developer
14 30 (3.44%) SQL Developer
15 29 (3.33%) PHP Developer
16 28 (3.21%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (27.52%) XML
2 232 (26.61%) HTML
3 222 (25.46%) .NET
4 194 (22.25%) CSS
5 166 (19.04%) REST
6 156 (17.89%) Spring
7 145 (16.63%) SOAP
8 130 (14.91%) ASP.NET
9 116 (13.30%) JSON
10 113 (12.96%) jQuery
11 106 (12.16%) AngularJS
12 103 (11.81%) RESTful
13 76 (8.72%) WCF
14 69 (7.91%) Hibernate
14 69 (7.91%) HTML5
15 67 (7.68%) Ajax
16 63 (7.22%) J2EE
17 62 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 51 (5.85%) Node.js
19 49 (5.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.75%) Computer Science
2 41 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.01%) Data Centre
4 33 (3.78%) CMDB
5 31 (3.56%) Management Information System
6 26 (2.98%) Clustering
6 26 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.95%) N-Tier
8 16 (1.83%) User Experience
9 15 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 14 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.61%) iPad
11 11 (1.26%) iPhone
12 10 (1.15%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.03%) Blog
14 8 (0.92%) Cryptography
15 7 (0.80%) Data Integration
16 5 (0.57%) Blockchain
16 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 143 (16.40%) Linux
2 107 (12.27%) Windows
3 66 (7.57%) Unix
4 21 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.18%) Android
6 14 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.26%) AIX
7 11 (1.26%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.46%) CentOS
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.34%) Solaris
10 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) Fedora
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) VMS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (19.27%) Scrum
3 163 (18.69%) TDD
4 130 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
5 128 (14.68%) MVC
6 110 (12.61%) SOA
7 107 (12.27%) Web Development
8 78 (8.94%) DevOps
9 77 (8.83%) BDD
10 75 (8.60%) Kanban
11 70 (8.03%) Workflow
12 67 (7.68%) Software Engineering
13 57 (6.54%) Unit Testing
14 56 (6.42%) Migration
15 55 (6.31%) E-Commerce
16 53 (6.08%) ITIL
17 52 (5.96%) Configuration Management
17 52 (5.96%) User Stories
18 51 (5.85%) Open Source
19 50 (5.73%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 362 (41.51%) Java
2 273 (31.31%) JavaScript
3 261 (29.93%) SQL
4 214 (24.54%) C#
5 78 (8.94%) PHP
6 60 (6.88%) Python
7 48 (5.50%) Bash Shell
8 42 (4.82%) T-SQL
9 40 (4.59%) Perl
10 37 (4.24%) C++
11 32 (3.67%) Ruby
12 30 (3.44%) PowerShell
13 27 (3.10%) VB.NET
14 26 (2.98%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.87%) TypeScript
16 22 (2.52%) Groovy
17 20 (2.29%) Scala
17 20 (2.29%) VB
18 18 (2.06%) Go
18 18 (2.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (13.88%) Security Cleared
2 98 (11.24%) Degree
3 94 (10.78%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.87%) ISTQB
5 23 (2.64%) ISEB
6 12 (1.38%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.46%) MCP
10 3 (0.34%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.11%) CHECK Team Member
12 1 (0.11%) CISSP
12 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.11%) MCITP
12 1 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.11%) MCSE
12 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.50%) QA
2 25 (2.87%) SLA
3 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.46%) SDET
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (2.18%) vSphere
2 15 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.38%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.26%) Docker
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) GridGain
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.11%) vCloud
6 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.11%) Xen
6 1 (0.11%) XenApp
6 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (3.44%) Puppet
2 18 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.26%) CA Wily
5 9 (1.03%) Ansible
5 9 (1.03%) Netcool
6 7 (0.80%) SCOM
7 6 (0.69%) CFEngine
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.34%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.34%) Packer
9 3 (0.34%) Terraform
10 2 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
10 2 (0.23%) Nagios
10 2 (0.23%) yum
11 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 169 (19.38%) Oracle
2 148 (16.97%) Microsoft
3 49 (5.62%) ServiceNow
4 34 (3.90%) Remedy
5 33 (3.78%) BMC
6 30 (3.44%) HP
7 27 (3.10%) IBM
7 27 (3.10%) Talend
8 23 (2.64%) Red Hat
8 23 (2.64%) Sitecore
8 23 (2.64%) VMware
9 18 (2.06%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.61%) SAP
11 13 (1.49%) DevExpress
11 13 (1.49%) Informatica
11 13 (1.49%) Rally
11 13 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.38%) hybris
13 11 (1.26%) CA
13 11 (1.26%) Twitter
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Posted: 7 hours ago
Havant
aap3
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
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Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
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Rate: £299 - £380 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
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Rate: £508 per day
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Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day then up to £60,000 perm after 6 months
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: From £280 to £308 per day
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