Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 18 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 27.69% 7.25% 27.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 46.15% 23.81% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 12
Andover median daily rate £363 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.20% +20.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £317 £330 £291
90th Percentile £388 £475 £434
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.95% -1.67% +5.88%

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 39 21 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 60.00% 30.43% 65.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 25
Andover median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -9.68%
10th Percentile £324 £356 £304
90th Percentile £471 £475 £474
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +23.29%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Andover

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Andover

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Andover over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle APEX
1 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (66.67%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (61.11%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (61.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (61.11%) ISEB
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Software AG
6 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
6 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
6 9 (50.00%) webMethods
6 9 (50.00%) HP
6 9 (50.00%) F#
6 9 (50.00%) Selenium
6 9 (50.00%) Performance Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (50.00%) API Testing
6 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 9 (50.00%) SpecFlow

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) PuTTY
1 6 (33.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 9 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 7 (38.89%) Ant
3 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (38.89%) TestNG
4 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) JSP
4 3 (16.67%) Kendo UI
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) System Integration Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) API Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 5 (27.78%) User Stories
7 4 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) F#
4 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) ISEB
3 11 (61.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Software AG
2 9 (50.00%) webMethods
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) VMware