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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.67% 7.67% 10.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.55% 30.43% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 22
Median daily rate £350 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.49% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +2.85%
Web Services
Hampshire

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
55 92 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.23% 25.21% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 75 73
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -61.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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
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 30 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) RESTful
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Management
5 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (21.21%) MySQL
6 6 (18.18%) Internet
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Publishing
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) SOAP
7 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (15.15%) REST
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (12.12%) UAG
8 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
8 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
8 4 (12.12%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) Windows
8 4 (12.12%) UML
8 4 (12.12%) SOA
8 4 (12.12%) FTP
8 4 (12.12%) DNS

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 (12.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) FTP
2 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.12%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (12.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
1 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) PHPUnit
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) GitLab
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Web Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 3 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Web Applications Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) webMethods Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Integration Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) RESTful
2 5 (15.15%) REST
2 5 (15.15%) SOAP
3 4 (12.12%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) EJB
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) JSON
4 3 (9.09%) LAMP
4 3 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (9.09%) Symfony
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) Lucene
6 1 (3.03%) WCF
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Process Management
4 4 (12.12%) SOA
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 4 (12.12%) UML
4 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) webMethods
4 1 (3.03%) SAP