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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.95% 1.45% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.68% 7.55% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £298 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.17% +70.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 38 53 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 16.67% 19.20% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 14
Median daily rate £500 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 26 June 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 20 (74.07%) Java
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) BDD
3 18 (66.67%) REST
3 18 (66.67%) Gradle
3 18 (66.67%) TDD
3 18 (66.67%) Maven
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (51.85%) Scrum
6 13 (48.15%) Content Management
6 13 (48.15%) React
7 11 (40.74%) HP
8 10 (37.04%) XML
8 10 (37.04%) OO
8 10 (37.04%) Spring
8 10 (37.04%) JIRA
8 10 (37.04%) Microservices
8 10 (37.04%) DevOps
9 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (33.33%) Docker
9 9 (33.33%) User Stories
9 9 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
9 9 (33.33%) eggPlant
9 9 (33.33%) NeoLoad
9 9 (33.33%) HP Fortify
9 9 (33.33%) Gatling
9 9 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 9 (33.33%) Confluence
9 9 (33.33%) Mercurial

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 9 (33.33%) CMS
1 9 (33.33%) Confluence
1 9 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (18.52%) Apache Solr
2 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) SaaS
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon S3
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (18.52%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (18.52%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Gradle
1 18 (66.67%) Maven
2 10 (37.04%) JIRA
3 9 (33.33%) Ant
3 9 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
3 9 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 9 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 9 (33.33%) eggPlant
3 9 (33.33%) Gatling
3 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (33.33%) JMeter
3 9 (33.33%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 9 (33.33%) NeoLoad
3 9 (33.33%) Selenium
3 9 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (14.81%) Checkstyle
4 4 (14.81%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Performance Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) REST
2 13 (48.15%) React
3 10 (37.04%) Spring
3 10 (37.04%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) JSF
4 9 (33.33%) JSON
4 9 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 9 (33.33%) Struts
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
7 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) BDD
3 18 (66.67%) TDD
4 14 (51.85%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) Content Management
6 10 (37.04%) DevOps
6 10 (37.04%) Microservices
6 10 (37.04%) OO
7 9 (33.33%) Kanban
7 9 (33.33%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) OOP
7 9 (33.33%) Project Management
7 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 9 (33.33%) User Stories
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
8 8 (29.63%) SDLC
8 8 (29.63%) SOA
9 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) Groovy
3 9 (33.33%) Python
3 9 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) HP
2 9 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 9 (33.33%) Splunk
3 7 (25.93%) ServiceNow
4 4 (14.81%) Adobe
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) SAP