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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
England / South East
Rank 35 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 397 393 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.23% 4.51% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.18% 18.14% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 307 268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £522 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 13
Median hourly rate £50.00 £60.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £56.50 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.00 £54.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

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
1967 2167 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.93% 24.87% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1233 1464 1376
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 53
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +59.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +5 84 £420 -4.00% 20
Hampshire +1 71 £400 +3.22% 31
Surrey -5 68 £468 +10.00% 10
Oxfordshire 0 53 £475 +31.94% 15
West Sussex +22 50 £468 +43.84% 4
Kent +29 32 £325 -40.90% 6
Buckinghamshire +7 23 £350 +7.69% 10
Middlesex +12 8 £350 -21.56%
East Sussex -16 4 £425 +26.86% 5
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 330 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (38.17%) Java
3 239 (32.69%) XML
4 211 (28.86%) .NET
5 205 (28.04%) SQL
6 189 (25.85%) JavaScript
6 189 (25.85%) REST
7 182 (24.90%) Oracle
8 174 (23.80%) C#
9 163 (22.30%) TDD
10 150 (20.52%) HTML
11 143 (19.56%) SQL Server
12 135 (18.47%) CSS
13 133 (18.19%) RESTful
14 132 (18.06%) SOAP
15 127 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
16 125 (17.10%) Finance
17 120 (16.42%) Scrum
18 117 (16.01%) Spring
19 110 (15.05%) Linux
19 110 (15.05%) Microsoft
20 109 (14.91%) Git (software)
21 106 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
21 106 (14.50%) MVC
22 102 (13.95%) JSON
23 91 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
24 89 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
25 85 (11.63%) Oracle Database
26 78 (10.67%) BDD
26 78 (10.67%) Security Cleared

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 64 (8.76%) JBoss
2 45 (6.16%) WebLogic
3 44 (6.02%) Apache
3 44 (6.02%) WebSphere
4 39 (5.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 34 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 28 (3.83%) Confluence
7 26 (3.56%) SharePoint
8 20 (2.74%) CMS
9 18 (2.46%) IIS
9 18 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (2.19%) OpenStack
11 14 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
12 13 (1.78%) ATG Dynamo
13 12 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (1.50%) Mule
14 11 (1.50%) Mule ESB
14 11 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (1.37%) Apache Solr
15 10 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.96%) MS Office
3 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.68%) Remedy AR System
4 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.27%) BASE24
7 2 (0.27%) Magento
7 2 (0.27%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.27%) Postilion
7 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.14%) Sonata
8 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 127 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (5.34%) PaaS
4 25 (3.42%) SaaS
5 24 (3.28%) IaaS
6 16 (2.19%) GitHub
7 13 (1.78%) AWS CloudTrail
8 12 (1.64%) Heroku
9 11 (1.50%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (1.23%) Office 365
12 8 (1.09%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (0.96%) Boomi
13 7 (0.96%) Google Compute Engine
14 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.41%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.28%) HTTP
2 14 (1.92%) Internet
3 13 (1.78%) DNS
3 13 (1.78%) SSL
4 11 (1.50%) Firewall
5 9 (1.23%) LDAP
6 7 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.96%) LAN
6 7 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.96%) WAN
7 6 (0.82%) DHCP
8 5 (0.68%) Skype
9 4 (0.55%) SSH
10 3 (0.41%) FTP
10 3 (0.41%) SMTP
10 3 (0.41%) SNMP
10 3 (0.41%) Telnet
10 3 (0.41%) Wireless
11 2 (0.27%) BGP
11 2 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (19.56%) SQL Server
2 85 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 68 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.06%) MySQL
5 35 (4.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (3.97%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (3.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 25 (3.42%) MongoDB
10 24 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
11 19 (2.60%) Redis
12 18 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (2.05%) Big Data
14 14 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (1.64%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.50%) DB2
17 10 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
18 9 (1.23%) Hadoop
18 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 109 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 91 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (10.40%) Maven
4 65 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 62 (8.48%) JIRA
6 59 (8.07%) Selenium
7 43 (5.88%) Gradle
7 43 (5.88%) Subversion
8 38 (5.20%) JUnit
9 37 (5.06%) Ant
9 37 (5.06%) Visual Studio
10 32 (4.38%) Cucumber
10 32 (4.38%) Eclipse
10 32 (4.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 25 (3.42%) Grunt
11 25 (3.42%) SoapUI
12 23 (3.15%) Bower
13 21 (2.87%) NuGet
14 20 (2.74%) WebDriver
15 18 (2.46%) Mockito
General
1 125 (17.10%) Finance
2 29 (3.97%) Publishing
3 25 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.33%) Retail
5 15 (2.05%) Legal
6 14 (1.92%) Back Office
7 9 (1.23%) Banking
8 8 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.09%) Marketing
9 5 (0.68%) Electronics
10 4 (0.55%) Games
11 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.14%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 437 (59.78%) Developer
2 144 (19.70%) Java Developer
3 114 (15.60%) .NET Developer
4 80 (10.94%) Analyst
5 66 (9.03%) C# Developer
6 58 (7.93%) Architect
7 53 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 44 (6.02%) Systems Analyst
9 36 (4.92%) Oracle Analyst
10 34 (4.65%) Senior Developer
11 33 (4.51%) Pensions Analyst
11 33 (4.51%) Web Developer
12 31 (4.24%) Software Engineer
13 29 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
14 27 (3.69%) Insurance Systems Analyst
15 26 (3.56%) SQL Developer
16 25 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 24 (3.28%) Consultant
18 23 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
18 23 (3.15%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (32.69%) XML
2 211 (28.86%) .NET
3 189 (25.85%) REST
4 150 (20.52%) HTML
5 135 (18.47%) CSS
6 133 (18.19%) RESTful
7 132 (18.06%) SOAP
8 117 (16.01%) Spring
9 102 (13.95%) JSON
10 71 (9.71%) HTML5
11 70 (9.58%) jQuery
12 69 (9.44%) AngularJS
13 65 (8.89%) .NET Framework
14 64 (8.76%) ASP.NET
15 61 (8.34%) JMS
16 57 (7.80%) XSLT
17 52 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 50 (6.84%) Entity Framework
19 47 (6.43%) J2EE
20 46 (6.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.92%) Algorithms
3 28 (3.83%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 22 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (1.64%) User Experience
9 9 (1.23%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.09%) CMDB
11 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.68%) Clustering
12 5 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.55%) BYOD
14 3 (0.41%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.41%) Semantic Web
15 2 (0.27%) Life Science
15 2 (0.27%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 110 (15.05%) Linux
2 57 (7.80%) Windows
3 33 (4.51%) Unix
4 19 (2.60%) Android
5 17 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.27%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) Solaris
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (45.14%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (22.30%) TDD
3 120 (16.42%) Scrum
4 106 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
4 106 (14.50%) MVC
5 78 (10.67%) BDD
6 75 (10.26%) SOA
6 75 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 73 (9.99%) OO
7 73 (9.99%) Web Development
8 72 (9.85%) SDLC
9 67 (9.17%) DevOps
10 62 (8.48%) Unit Testing
11 48 (6.57%) Kanban
12 45 (6.16%) CRM
12 45 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 45 (6.16%) Migration
13 44 (6.02%) OOD
14 42 (5.75%) Data Analysis
14 42 (5.75%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 279 (38.17%) Java
2 205 (28.04%) SQL
3 189 (25.85%) JavaScript
4 174 (23.80%) C#
5 76 (10.40%) Python
6 33 (4.51%) Ruby
7 32 (4.38%) PHP
8 30 (4.10%) Groovy
9 29 (3.97%) PowerShell
10 27 (3.69%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.28%) Bash Shell
12 22 (3.01%) C++
12 22 (3.01%) Scala
13 19 (2.60%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.19%) Perl
16 12 (1.64%) C
17 10 (1.37%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.37%) VB
18 8 (1.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 78 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 63 (8.62%) Degree
3 52 (7.11%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.96%) ISEB
7 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.41%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.41%) CISSP
8 3 (0.41%) MCSD
9 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) CCNP
9 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.27%) CISM
9 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.27%) PMP
9 2 (0.27%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.79%) QA
2 16 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.96%) PA-DSS
4 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.41%) SLA
7 2 (0.27%) HL7
7 2 (0.27%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) GDPR
8 1 (0.14%) IFRS
8 1 (0.14%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.14%) PMO
8 1 (0.14%) SDET
8 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (2.74%) Docker
2 14 (1.92%) vSphere
3 13 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.55%) XenApp
6 4 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.41%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.41%) Xen
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (3.15%) Puppet
2 20 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.92%) Ansible
4 6 (0.82%) SCOM
5 5 (0.68%) logstash
5 5 (0.68%) SCCM
6 4 (0.55%) AppDNA
6 4 (0.55%) EdgeSight
6 4 (0.55%) Graphite
6 4 (0.55%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.41%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.41%) Fluentd
7 3 (0.41%) Salt
7 3 (0.41%) StatsD
7 3 (0.41%) WSUS
7 3 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.27%) Terraform
9 1 (0.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 182 (24.90%) Oracle
2 110 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.28%) IBM
4 20 (2.74%) VMware
5 18 (2.46%) Google
5 18 (2.46%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.33%) ServiceNow
6 17 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 16 (2.19%) SAP
8 14 (1.92%) ATG
9 13 (1.78%) Splunk
10 10 (1.37%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.37%) Bluefish Communications
11 9 (1.23%) Remedy
11 9 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.09%) BMC
12 8 (1.09%) HP
12 8 (1.09%) Talend
13 6 (0.82%) Dell
13 6 (0.82%) Twitter
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