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 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South West / Bristol
Rank 37 49 51
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.58% 2.54% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 11.44% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 16
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £447 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £57.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.68% +62.85%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 232 201 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.68% 22.21% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 140 137
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £41.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Bristol

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) REST
4 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 13 (27.66%) DevOps
6 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (23.40%) Scrum
7 11 (23.40%) Spring
7 11 (23.40%) SOAP
7 11 (23.40%) Linux
8 10 (21.28%) XML
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
8 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
8 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
9 9 (19.15%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) Windows
10 8 (17.02%) SOA
10 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) Maven
10 8 (17.02%) Banking
10 8 (17.02%) Microservices
10 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
11 7 (14.89%) JIRA
11 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (14.89%) .NET
11 7 (14.89%) HTML
12 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (12.77%) BDD

Web Services
Top Related 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 5 (10.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) Drupal
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) nginx
5 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.38%) IaaS
4 3 (6.38%) Route 53
5 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) WebEx
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.13%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WinSCP
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) DB2
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.13%) Riak
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.02%) Maven
2 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
3 7 (14.89%) JIRA
4 5 (10.64%) Selenium
5 4 (8.51%) Ant
5 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.51%) Grunt
5 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
6 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.13%) TestNG
8 1 (2.13%) WiX
General
1 8 (17.02%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Automation Tester
3 5 (10.64%) Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) REST
2 11 (23.40%) SOAP
2 11 (23.40%) Spring
3 10 (21.28%) XML
4 7 (14.89%) .NET
4 7 (14.89%) HTML
5 5 (10.64%) CSS
5 5 (10.64%) EJB
5 5 (10.64%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.51%) DHTML
6 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.51%) HTML5
6 4 (8.51%) React
6 4 (8.51%) Spring Boot
6 4 (8.51%) XSLT
7 3 (6.38%) Ajax
7 3 (6.38%) CSS3
7 3 (6.38%) RESTful
7 3 (6.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) iPad
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) DevOps
3 11 (23.40%) Scrum
4 8 (17.02%) Microservices
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) BDD
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Build Automation
7 5 (10.64%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
8 4 (8.51%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.51%) MVC
8 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.38%) IT Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.64%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.51%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) XPath
6 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.38%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.13%) F#
8 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.26%) CISMP
2 2 (4.26%) CISSP
2 2 (4.26%) GSEC
3 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) COBIT
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.26%) ISO27002
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
2 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) LXC
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 4 (8.51%) Terraform
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
4 1 (2.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Intel
5 1 (2.13%) Remedy
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
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