Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 17 November 2017 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
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 41 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.52% 3.09% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.59% 12.77% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Bracknell median daily rate £425 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +50.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £375 £418 £245
90th Percentile £543 £550 £418
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £401 £450
% change year-on-year -0.12% -11.00% +19.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Bracknell median hourly rate - £32.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £32.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 103 141 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.56% 24.19% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 69 30
Bracknell median daily rate £325 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +37.93% +10.69%
10th Percentile £113 £252 £163
90th Percentile £500 £575 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 11
Bracknell median hourly rate - £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.69% +143.64%
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £17.31 £37.25
% change year-on-year +84.92% -53.54% +96.05%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Bracknell

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Bracknell

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 11 (78.57%) REST
2 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) Kanban
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) Maven
6 6 (42.86%) Gradle
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) React
7 5 (35.71%) DevOps
7 5 (35.71%) Microservices
7 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 5 (35.71%) JSON
7 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) SOAP
8 4 (28.57%) Struts
8 4 (28.57%) JUnit
8 4 (28.57%) SOA
8 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
8 4 (28.57%) IntelliJ
8 4 (28.57%) HTTP
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (14.29%) CloudFront
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Gradle
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 4 (28.57%) IntelliJ
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 2 (14.29%) Checkstyle
5 2 (14.29%) eggPlant
5 2 (14.29%) Gatling
5 2 (14.29%) JMeter
5 2 (14.29%) NeoLoad
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) WCF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) REST
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) React
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) SOAP
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) JSF
5 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) WCF
6 3 (21.43%) WSDL
6 3 (21.43%) XSD
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) BDD
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Kanban
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Content Management
6 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (14.29%) SOLID
8 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) XPath
4 2 (14.29%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.14%) ThinPrint
4 1 (7.14%) Wyse