Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 51 61
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -31
Contract jobs citing Web Services 67 58 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.89% 3.50% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.57% 12.47% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 37
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £307
90th Percentile £535 £513 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £41.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £41.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year - -28.07% +21.93%

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 460 465 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.68% 28.08% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 308 308
Bristol median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £477
South West median daily rate £423 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +5.63% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 16
Bristol median hourly rate - £39.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.94% -17.50%
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £41.44
% change year-on-year -1.11% +8.60% +11.99%

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 23 June 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 43 (64.18%) Java
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Spring
2 30 (44.78%) HTML
2 30 (44.78%) SOAP
3 29 (43.28%) Microservices
4 28 (41.79%) REST
4 28 (41.79%) SQL
5 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
6 26 (38.81%) XML
6 26 (38.81%) CSS
7 25 (37.31%) Hibernate
8 23 (34.33%) Oracle
9 21 (31.34%) Unix
9 21 (31.34%) J2EE
9 21 (31.34%) CSS3
9 21 (31.34%) HTML5
10 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
10 19 (28.36%) JMS
10 19 (28.36%) EJB
10 19 (28.36%) Banking
11 18 (26.87%) JIRA
11 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
12 17 (25.37%) TeamCity
12 17 (25.37%) Confluence
12 17 (25.37%) Maven
12 17 (25.37%) DHTML
12 17 (25.37%) JSP
13 15 (22.39%) PL/SQL
13 15 (22.39%) DB2

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 17 (25.37%) Confluence
2 15 (22.39%) WebSphere
3 12 (17.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.46%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.49%) Mule
5 1 (1.49%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.49%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) DB2
2 10 (14.93%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.94%) MySQL
4 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.96%) CouchDB
5 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.97%) Neo4j
6 4 (5.97%) Riak
7 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.49%) Power BI
7 1 (1.49%) QlikView
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Git (software)
2 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 18 (26.87%) JIRA
3 17 (25.37%) Maven
3 17 (25.37%) TeamCity
4 15 (22.39%) Ant
4 15 (22.39%) Artifactory
4 15 (22.39%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.96%) Mocha
6 5 (7.46%) SonarQube
7 4 (5.97%) git-flow
7 4 (5.97%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.97%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (4.48%) Selenium
8 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.99%) Introscope
9 2 (2.99%) JUnit
9 2 (2.99%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.49%) JMeter
10 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 19 (28.36%) Banking
2 14 (20.90%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Integration Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Backend Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (5.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (2.99%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Java Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) HTML
1 30 (44.78%) SOAP
1 30 (44.78%) Spring
2 28 (41.79%) REST
3 26 (38.81%) CSS
3 26 (38.81%) XML
4 25 (37.31%) Hibernate
5 21 (31.34%) CSS3
5 21 (31.34%) HTML5
5 21 (31.34%) J2EE
6 19 (28.36%) EJB
6 19 (28.36%) JMS
7 17 (25.37%) DHTML
7 17 (25.37%) JSP
8 9 (13.43%) RESTful
8 9 (13.43%) Spring Boot
9 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.96%) Apache Wicket
9 6 (8.96%) IBM Integration Bus
9 6 (8.96%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) User Experience
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.99%) iPad
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Unix
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Microservices
3 14 (20.90%) SOA
4 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.93%) Scrum
5 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.43%) DevOps
6 9 (13.43%) TDD
6 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.94%) BDD
7 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (10.45%) OO
9 6 (8.96%) MVC
9 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (7.46%) User Stories
11 3 (4.48%) API Development
11 3 (4.48%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) Java
2 28 (41.79%) SQL
3 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.39%) PL/SQL
5 10 (14.93%) Python
5 10 (14.93%) Ruby
6 6 (8.96%) Groovy
6 6 (8.96%) Scala
7 5 (7.46%) C#
7 5 (7.46%) Java 8
7 5 (7.46%) PHP
8 3 (4.48%) C++
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.49%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.49%) CISM
4 1 (1.49%) CISSP
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.49%) OSCP
4 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) GDPR
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) IAG
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Puppet
3 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.48%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) IBM
3 3 (4.48%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.99%) CA
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) VMware