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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 53 48 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 32 27 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.13% 2.62% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.45% 10.93% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 34
Median daily rate £358 £331 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.92% -20.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +6.75% +3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 238 247 272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.31% 23.98% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 146 154
Median daily rate £350 £355 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.40% +5.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 -8 24 £358 +10.00% 5
High Wycombe +2 1 £315 -6.66%
Marlow - 1 £600 - 2
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) Git (software)
4 20 (38.46%) Spring
5 19 (36.54%) XML
5 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
6 18 (34.62%) TDD
7 17 (32.69%) Maven
7 17 (32.69%) RESTful
8 16 (30.77%) SOAP
9 15 (28.85%) REST
10 14 (26.92%) Gradle
11 13 (25.00%) JIRA
11 13 (25.00%) XSLT
11 13 (25.00%) OO
11 13 (25.00%) Oracle
11 13 (25.00%) Scrum
12 12 (23.08%) SQL
12 12 (23.08%) HTML
12 12 (23.08%) CSS
13 11 (21.15%) Python
13 11 (21.15%) SOA
13 11 (21.15%) IBM
13 11 (21.15%) Java EE
13 11 (21.15%) Groovy
14 10 (19.23%) Grails
14 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
15 9 (17.31%) Linux
15 9 (17.31%) UML

Web Services
Top Related 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 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
1 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.85%) Google Checkout
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 2 (3.85%) AMQP
3 2 (3.85%) SMS
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (1.92%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Big Data
2 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
2 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.77%) Hazelcast
5 2 (3.85%) Endeca
5 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Git (software)
2 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
3 17 (32.69%) Maven
4 14 (26.92%) Gradle
5 13 (25.00%) JIRA
6 8 (15.38%) Eclipse
7 7 (13.46%) Ant
8 6 (11.54%) Hudson
9 4 (7.69%) Calabash
9 4 (7.69%) JUnit
10 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
10 3 (5.77%) Mockito
10 3 (5.77%) Selenium
11 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
11 2 (3.85%) git-flow
11 2 (3.85%) JMeter
11 2 (3.85%) SonarQube
11 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (3.85%) Spock
11 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.85%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Spring
2 19 (36.54%) XML
3 17 (32.69%) RESTful
4 16 (30.77%) SOAP
5 15 (28.85%) REST
6 13 (25.00%) XSLT
7 12 (23.08%) CSS
7 12 (23.08%) HTML
8 11 (21.15%) Java EE
9 10 (19.23%) Grails
10 8 (15.38%) Apache Camel
11 7 (13.46%) .NET
11 7 (13.46%) EJB
11 7 (13.46%) J2EE
11 7 (13.46%) JMS
11 7 (13.46%) Spring Integration
12 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
12 6 (11.54%) JSON
13 5 (9.62%) JSP
14 4 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (34.62%) TDD
4 13 (25.00%) OO
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (21.15%) SOA
6 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) UML
8 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Microservices
9 7 (13.46%) MVC
10 6 (11.54%) High Availability
10 6 (11.54%) Low Latency
10 6 (11.54%) SDLC
10 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.62%) MapReduce
12 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 4 (7.69%) iOS Development
12 4 (7.69%) Mobile Development
12 4 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) Groovy
3 11 (21.15%) Python
4 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.46%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.69%) Apple Swift
7 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) VB
8 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.77%) Jython
8 3 (5.77%) Korn
8 3 (5.77%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.77%) Scala
9 2 (3.85%) C
9 2 (3.85%) C++
10 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.92%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (21.15%) IBM
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.77%) hybris
5 2 (3.85%) Apple
5 2 (3.85%) Coremetrics
5 2 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) PayPal
6 1 (1.92%) Pega
6 1 (1.92%) Perforce
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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