Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 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
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 36 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 113 80 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.61% 4.67% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.20% 18.31% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 48 25
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £327 £300 £318
90th Percentile £603 £508 £548
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £60.00 - £41.00
South West median hourly rate £60.00 - £31.75

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 657 437 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.61% 25.51% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 289 300
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.19% +17.61%
10th Percentile £325 £280 £289
90th Percentile £588 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 7
Bristol median hourly rate £58.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £33.95 - £30.70
90th Percentile £64.75 - £43.45
South West median hourly rate £46.25 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.35% +11.88% -4.76%

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Services in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 62 (54.87%) Java
2 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
4 41 (36.28%) SQL
5 40 (35.40%) REST
6 36 (31.86%) Finance
7 34 (30.09%) HTML
7 34 (30.09%) SOAP
7 34 (30.09%) Maven
8 32 (28.32%) Security Cleared
8 32 (28.32%) XML
8 32 (28.32%) Oracle
9 30 (26.55%) RESTful
10 29 (25.66%) SC Cleared
11 28 (24.78%) CSS
11 28 (24.78%) SOA
12 27 (23.89%) Spring
13 25 (22.12%) jQuery
13 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
14 24 (21.24%) OO
15 22 (19.47%) Middleware
15 22 (19.47%) Software Delivery
16 20 (17.70%) Scrum
17 19 (16.81%) J2EE
17 19 (16.81%) JSON
17 19 (16.81%) Java EE
18 17 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (15.04%) Banking
19 16 (14.16%) UML
19 16 (14.16%) JMS

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 13 (11.50%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.73%) JBoss
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (6.19%) Apache
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.54%) Confluence
6 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.77%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.77%) CMS
7 2 (1.77%) Drupal
7 2 (1.77%) Mule
7 2 (1.77%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.88%) Liferay
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Oracle BPM
1 11 (9.73%) Teamcenter
2 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.08%) Boomi
2 8 (7.08%) iPaaS
3 4 (3.54%) SaaS
4 2 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.88%) npm
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) FTP
1 3 (2.65%) SMTP
2 2 (1.77%) DHCP
2 2 (1.77%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) DB2
2 11 (9.73%) RDBMS
2 11 (9.73%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.96%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.77%) Big Data
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.77%) MySQL
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (30.09%) Maven
2 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.50%) Eclipse
4 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.08%) Gerrit
5 8 (7.08%) IntelliJ
5 8 (7.08%) SonarQube
6 5 (4.42%) Ant
6 5 (4.42%) JUnit
6 5 (4.42%) Selenium
6 5 (4.42%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.54%) Bitbucket Server
7 4 (3.54%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.54%) JIRA
7 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.54%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.65%) JMeter
8 3 (2.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (31.86%) Finance
2 17 (15.04%) Banking
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (61.06%) Developer
2 50 (44.25%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.50%) Architect
4 11 (9.73%) Analyst
5 10 (8.85%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Backend Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (5.31%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 6 (5.31%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Angular Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Integration Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (3.54%) Lead Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.40%) REST
2 34 (30.09%) HTML
2 34 (30.09%) SOAP
3 32 (28.32%) XML
4 30 (26.55%) RESTful
5 28 (24.78%) CSS
6 27 (23.89%) Spring
7 25 (22.12%) jQuery
8 22 (19.47%) Middleware
9 19 (16.81%) J2EE
9 19 (16.81%) Java EE
9 19 (16.81%) JSON
10 16 (14.16%) JMS
11 15 (13.27%) AngularJS
11 15 (13.27%) Hibernate
11 15 (13.27%) HTML5
11 15 (13.27%) JAX-RS
12 14 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (12.39%) XSD
13 13 (11.50%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.77%) AS400
4 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.88%) CMDB
5 1 (0.88%) e-Health
5 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.88%) iSeries
5 1 (0.88%) LIMS
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) PACS
5 1 (0.88%) Robotics
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Unix
2 6 (5.31%) Linux
2 6 (5.31%) Windows
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) SOA
3 24 (21.24%) OO
4 22 (19.47%) Software Delivery
5 20 (17.70%) Scrum
6 17 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.16%) DevOps
7 16 (14.16%) UML
7 16 (14.16%) Waterfall
8 14 (12.39%) Integration Testing
9 12 (10.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
9 12 (10.62%) Workflow
10 11 (9.73%) BPMN
10 11 (9.73%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 11 (9.73%) Document Management
10 11 (9.73%) MVC
10 11 (9.73%) Requirements Management
10 11 (9.73%) SDLC
11 10 (8.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (54.87%) Java
2 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
3 41 (36.28%) SQL
4 15 (13.27%) Java 8
5 12 (10.62%) C#
6 11 (9.73%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.31%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) C++
8 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.77%) Python
8 2 (1.77%) RPG
8 2 (1.77%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) ES6
9 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) Security Cleared
2 29 (25.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PMP
5 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) HL7
2 3 (2.65%) PSD2
2 3 (2.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (10.62%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (3.54%) MOM
3 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) Dell
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.54%) Perforce
4 2 (1.77%) Google
4 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.77%) Veritas
4 2 (1.77%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Talend