The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 30 March 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 26 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 5 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.33% 3.00% 8.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.20% 6.67% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £325 £313 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -8.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.14% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.76% +60.00%  

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 Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 61 90 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 40.67% 45.00% 36.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 42
Median daily rate £325 £333 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.25% +9.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Brighton

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (33.33%) Spring
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) Maven
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) PHP
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (8.33%) Kanban
9 1 (8.33%) JPA

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Developer
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
6 1 (8.33%) Django
6 1 (8.33%) EJB
6 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (8.33%) JPA
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle