Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 December 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 52 46
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 -14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 73 65 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.30% 3.31% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.24% 11.73% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 43 47
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £323
90th Percentile £534 £583 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £61.50 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.47% - -
South West median hourly rate £61.50 £47.50 £23.53
% change year-on-year +29.47% +101.91% -57.23%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 713 554 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.26% 28.24% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 376 358
Bristol median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £272
90th Percentile £550 £513 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.32% +3.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.75 £47.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +24.18% -25.37%
10th Percentile £34.00 £22.90 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.25 £56.13 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Bristol

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Bristol

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Bristol

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Bristol

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Services in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.73%) SQL
3 27 (36.99%) Java
4 22 (30.14%) SOAP
4 22 (30.14%) Security Cleared
4 22 (30.14%) DevOps
5 21 (28.77%) REST
6 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
7 19 (26.03%) TDD
7 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
8 18 (24.66%) Oracle
9 17 (23.29%) C#
9 17 (23.29%) HTML
9 17 (23.29%) Test Automation
10 16 (21.92%) RESTful
11 15 (20.55%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (19.18%) .NET
12 14 (19.18%) Visual Studio
12 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
12 14 (19.18%) jQuery
13 13 (17.81%) CSS
13 13 (17.81%) UML
13 13 (17.81%) OO
13 13 (17.81%) Middleware
14 12 (16.44%) MVC
14 12 (16.44%) Workflow
14 12 (16.44%) Maven
14 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
14 12 (16.44%) SDLC
15 11 (15.07%) Single Sign-On

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (8.22%) JBoss
2 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Teamcenter
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.74%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.85%) SaaS
4 3 (4.11%) IaaS
4 3 (4.11%) PaaS
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.37%) Datadog
6 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
1 2 (2.74%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) DB2
5 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.37%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.37%) GIS
6 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.37%) Power BI
6 1 (1.37%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.37%) QlikView
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Visual Studio
2 12 (16.44%) Maven
3 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) Ant
4 5 (6.85%) CruiseControl
4 5 (6.85%) JUnit
4 5 (6.85%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.48%) Selenium
5 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (4.11%) JMeter
6 3 (4.11%) LoadRunner
6 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.11%) TestComplete
6 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 3 (4.11%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.37%) FishEye
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Banking
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.70%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (6.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) SOAP
2 21 (28.77%) REST
3 17 (23.29%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) RESTful
5 14 (19.18%) .NET
5 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
5 14 (19.18%) jQuery
6 13 (17.81%) CSS
6 13 (17.81%) Middleware
7 9 (12.33%) Itk
7 9 (12.33%) Java EE
7 9 (12.33%) LDAP
7 9 (12.33%) XML
8 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.96%) J2EE
9 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
9 7 (9.59%) Spring
10 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.22%) JMS
10 6 (8.22%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.74%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) CMDB
5 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) e-Health
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.37%) LIMS
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) PACS
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 4 (5.48%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) MVS
4 2 (2.74%) Unix
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) DevOps
3 19 (26.03%) TDD
4 17 (23.29%) Test Automation
5 13 (17.81%) OO
5 13 (17.81%) UML
6 12 (16.44%) MVC
6 12 (16.44%) SDLC
6 12 (16.44%) Workflow
7 10 (13.70%) BDD
7 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.70%) Scrum
8 9 (12.33%) Document Management
8 9 (12.33%) Requirements Management
9 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.59%) ETL
10 7 (9.59%) Microservices
10 7 (9.59%) Software Delivery
11 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) SQL
2 27 (36.99%) Java
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.29%) C#
5 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.11%) Java 8
6 3 (4.11%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) SOQL
8 1 (1.37%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.11%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMP
6 1 (1.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) HL7
2 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) Docker
3 2 (2.74%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (8.22%) Terraform
3 4 (5.48%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.74%) Ansible
5 2 (2.74%) Puppet
6 1 (1.37%) Packer
6 1 (1.37%) Suricata
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) Perforce
3 4 (5.48%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) Google
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe
5 2 (2.74%) Temenos
6 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) hybris
6 1 (1.37%) Informatica
6 1 (1.37%) Intapp
6 1 (1.37%) Qualys
6 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) Splunk
6 1 (1.37%) Talend