The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 June 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 64 35 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.26% 3.66% 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.88% 13.46% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 23
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £474 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 322 260 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.48% 27.23% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 135 183
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Buckinghamshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +9 50 £350 +3.70% 6
Amersham - 1 - -
Web Services
South East

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

1 70 (72.92%) Java
2 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (51.04%) Git (software)
4 42 (43.75%) Jenkins
5 41 (42.71%) REST
5 41 (42.71%) SQL
6 40 (41.67%) TDD
7 39 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (39.58%) SOAP
9 37 (38.54%) Spring
10 35 (36.46%) JIRA
11 34 (35.42%) RESTful
12 31 (32.29%) Test Automation
13 29 (30.21%) QA
14 28 (29.17%) XML
15 26 (27.08%) Banking
16 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
16 25 (26.04%) OO
17 24 (25.00%) HTML
18 23 (23.96%) Finance
18 23 (23.96%) Internet
19 22 (22.92%) Mobile App
20 21 (21.88%) Maven
21 19 (19.79%) Scrum
21 19 (19.79%) CSS
22 18 (18.75%) Python
23 17 (17.71%) Node.js
24 15 (15.63%) AngularJS
24 15 (15.63%) JSON
24 15 (15.63%) Eclipse

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (10.42%) WebSphere
1 10 (10.42%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (9.38%) JBoss
3 3 (3.13%) Apache
3 3 (3.13%) Confluence
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.08%) WildFly
5 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) OpenShift
2 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.13%) PaaS
4 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.08%) Google Checkout
4 2 (2.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.04%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.96%) Internet
2 3 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (1.04%) AMQP
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.04%) SMS
3 1 (1.04%) SSL
3 1 (1.04%) VoIP
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.25%) MySQL
5 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.17%) Big Data
6 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.13%) Hazelcast
7 3 (3.13%) Redis
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.08%) Endeca
8 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (51.04%) Git (software)
2 42 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 35 (36.46%) JIRA
4 21 (21.88%) Maven
5 15 (15.63%) Eclipse
6 13 (13.54%) Calabash
6 13 (13.54%) Protractor
7 10 (10.42%) GitLab
7 10 (10.42%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (10.42%) Mocha
7 10 (10.42%) Selenium
8 9 (9.38%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.29%) git-flow
9 7 (7.29%) Gradle
10 6 (6.25%) JUnit
11 4 (4.17%) Ant
11 4 (4.17%) Hudson
11 4 (4.17%) JMeter
12 3 (3.13%) Mockito
13 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 26 (27.08%) Banking
2 23 (23.96%) Finance
3 12 (12.50%) Retail
4 10 (10.42%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Law
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (58.33%) Developer
2 37 (38.54%) Java Developer
3 23 (23.96%) Tester
4 22 (22.92%) Automation Tester
5 15 (15.63%) QA Automation Tester
5 15 (15.63%) QA Tester
6 10 (10.42%) iOS Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) QA Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Cloud Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Salesforce Tester
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Automation Tester
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) REST
2 38 (39.58%) SOAP
3 37 (38.54%) Spring
4 34 (35.42%) RESTful
5 28 (29.17%) XML
6 24 (25.00%) HTML
7 19 (19.79%) CSS
8 17 (17.71%) Node.js
9 15 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 15 (15.63%) Hibernate
9 15 (15.63%) JSON
10 13 (13.54%) Java EE
10 13 (13.54%) JSP
11 10 (10.42%) Chai
11 10 (10.42%) J2EE
12 8 (8.33%) XSLT
13 7 (7.29%) Grails
13 7 (7.29%) HTML5
13 7 (7.29%) iOS SDK
13 7 (7.29%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.08%) Fintech
4 2 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) CMDB
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (4.17%) Android
3 4 (4.17%) Windows
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.67%) TDD
3 39 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (32.29%) Test Automation
5 25 (26.04%) OO
6 19 (19.79%) Scrum
7 15 (15.63%) SDLC
7 15 (15.63%) Workflow
8 14 (14.58%) Unit Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 10 (10.42%) iOS Development
11 9 (9.38%) Dependency Management
11 9 (9.38%) Open Source
11 9 (9.38%) QA Automation
11 9 (9.38%) SOA
12 8 (8.33%) Build Automation
12 8 (8.33%) Functional Testing
12 8 (8.33%) Microservices
12 8 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 8 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 70 (72.92%) Java
2 41 (42.71%) SQL
3 25 (26.04%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.75%) Python
5 13 (13.54%) Ruby
5 13 (13.54%) VB
6 11 (11.46%) Apple Swift
7 10 (10.42%) Objective-C
8 6 (6.25%) C#
9 5 (5.21%) Groovy
10 3 (3.13%) Scala
10 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.08%) Perl
11 2 (2.08%) PHP
11 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.04%) Jython
12 1 (1.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (30.21%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) IBM
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle
3 7 (7.29%) Apple
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.21%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.13%) hybris
6 2 (2.08%) Coremetrics
6 2 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.08%) PayPal
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) Pega
7 1 (1.04%) Perforce
7 1 (1.04%) Remedy
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.04%) TEOCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Neg (Day Rate)
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago