The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 21 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 14 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.72% 5.45% 14.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.45% 18.67% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 20
Median daily rate £513 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.85%

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 75 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.18% 29.18% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 74
Median daily rate £355 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £45.00 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.77% +249.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (25.00%) XSLT
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) Maven
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Groovy
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) Splunk
5 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (25.00%) Ansible
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) VB
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Mockito
3 1 (6.25%) MSI
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) WiX
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) XSLT
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Breeze.js
5 1 (6.25%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (6.25%) Durandal
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Flask
5 1 (6.25%) JPA
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Full Text Search
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Service Design
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Groovy
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
7 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Sitecore