Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 53 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +33
Contract jobs citing Web Services 100 60 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.22% 3.45% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.19% 12.96% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 48
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £256
90th Percentile £475 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £423 £404
% change year-on-year -5.27% +4.64% +7.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.01
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 758 463 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.01% 26.61% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 245 322
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.01% +2.41%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £256
90th Percentile £525 £500 £531
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%
10th Percentile £19.40 £24.35 £11.90
90th Percentile £68.50 £48.60 £36.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 85 £375 - 10
High Wycombe - 2 £383 - 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - - 3
Beaconsfield - 1 £300 -
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 78 (78.00%) Java
2 57 (57.00%) Spring
3 54 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (41.00%) Jenkins
5 36 (36.00%) Git (software)
6 34 (34.00%) RESTful
6 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 33 (33.00%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (30.00%) Maven
9 29 (29.00%) SOAP
10 28 (28.00%) HTML
10 28 (28.00%) SQL
10 28 (28.00%) AngularJS
11 27 (27.00%) JIRA
12 26 (26.00%) TDD
13 25 (25.00%) XML
13 25 (25.00%) Docker
14 24 (24.00%) REST
14 24 (24.00%) Hibernate
15 23 (23.00%) CSS
15 23 (23.00%) J2EE
15 23 (23.00%) Eclipse
15 23 (23.00%) QA
16 22 (22.00%) WebSphere
17 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 20 (20.00%) Redis
18 19 (19.00%) Banking
18 19 (19.00%) JSON
18 19 (19.00%) Test Automation
19 18 (18.00%) Amazon AWS

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 22 (22.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (13.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.00%) Apache
3 12 (12.00%) Confluence
4 10 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (9.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (7.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (6.00%) OpenStack
8 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
9 4 (4.00%) JBoss
10 3 (3.00%) CMS
10 3 (3.00%) Drupal
11 2 (2.00%) Alfresco
11 2 (2.00%) IIS
11 2 (2.00%) Liferay
12 1 (1.00%) IBM Domino
12 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle CRM On Demand
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Sauce Labs
3 6 (6.00%) Google Analytics
4 5 (5.00%) Google Checkout
5 4 (4.00%) OpenShift
6 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) Internet
2 13 (13.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.00%) LDAP
4 1 (1.00%) Extranet
4 1 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) Redis
1 20 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.00%) Big Data
4 5 (5.00%) Endeca
4 5 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.00%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.00%) DB2
8 1 (1.00%) GIS
8 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (41.00%) Jenkins
2 36 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 30 (30.00%) Maven
4 27 (27.00%) JIRA
5 23 (23.00%) Eclipse
6 15 (15.00%) Selenium
7 13 (13.00%) Cucumber
8 10 (10.00%) Appium
9 9 (9.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (9.00%) Bitbucket
9 9 (9.00%) WebDriver
10 8 (8.00%) Ant
10 8 (8.00%) Hudson
11 7 (7.00%) JUnit
11 7 (7.00%) Protractor
11 7 (7.00%) Subversion
12 6 (6.00%) Mockito
13 5 (5.00%) Calabash
13 5 (5.00%) Gradle
14 4 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (19.00%) Banking
2 18 (18.00%) Finance
3 11 (11.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.00%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (65.00%) Developer
2 49 (49.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Tester
4 14 (14.00%) Automation Tester
4 14 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 13 (13.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (10.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 10 (10.00%) QA Tester
7 9 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
9 7 (7.00%) iOS Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.00%) J2EE Team Leader
10 6 (6.00%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (6.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
12 4 (4.00%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (57.00%) Spring
2 34 (34.00%) RESTful
3 29 (29.00%) SOAP
4 28 (28.00%) AngularJS
4 28 (28.00%) HTML
5 25 (25.00%) XML
6 24 (24.00%) Hibernate
6 24 (24.00%) REST
7 23 (23.00%) CSS
7 23 (23.00%) J2EE
8 19 (19.00%) JSON
9 12 (12.00%) Apache CXF
9 12 (12.00%) HTML5
9 12 (12.00%) Java EE
9 12 (12.00%) JDBC
9 12 (12.00%) jQuery
9 12 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (10.00%) CSS3
11 9 (9.00%) Spring Boot
12 8 (8.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) iPad
4 1 (1.00%) IVR
4 1 (1.00%) Online Games
4 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Social Media
4 1 (1.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 16 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 13 (13.00%) Android
4 9 (9.00%) Mac OS X
5 7 (7.00%) Linux
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.00%) CentOS
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.00%) Solaris
7 1 (1.00%) SUSE
7 1 (1.00%) Unix
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.00%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (26.00%) TDD
4 19 (19.00%) Test Automation
5 18 (18.00%) OO
6 16 (16.00%) CRM
7 15 (15.00%) Microservices
7 15 (15.00%) MVC
8 13 (13.00%) SOA
8 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
9 12 (12.00%) DevOps
9 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.00%) Open Source
9 12 (12.00%) Scrum
10 11 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.00%) BDD
11 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (7.00%) iOS Development
12 7 (7.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 78 (78.00%) Java
2 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.00%) SQL
4 16 (16.00%) Apple Swift
5 11 (11.00%) C#
6 7 (7.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.00%) Python
8 5 (5.00%) Ruby
8 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.00%) Scala
10 3 (3.00%) C++
10 3 (3.00%) ES6
10 3 (3.00%) Perl
10 3 (3.00%) PHP
11 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.00%) C
11 2 (2.00%) VB
11 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.00%) vCloud
2 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Ansible
2 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.00%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.00%) Nagios
4 1 (1.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.00%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) IBM
2 15 (15.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Google
4 6 (6.00%) HP
5 5 (5.00%) Coremetrics
5 5 (5.00%) hybris
5 5 (5.00%) PayPal
6 4 (4.00%) MuleSoft
6 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.00%) Avaya
8 2 (2.00%) Apple
8 2 (2.00%) OpenText
8 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.00%) CA
9 1 (1.00%) Dell
9 1 (1.00%) EMC
9 1 (1.00%) Lotus
9 1 (1.00%) NetApp
9 1 (1.00%) SunGard