Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 61 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 78 46 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.55% 2.61% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.88% 10.15% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 52
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £303 £282
90th Percentile £513 £625 £444
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £404
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.01
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% -21.82% +51.72%

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 717 453 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.65% 25.72% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 236 304
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £306 £278 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £38.75 £14.00 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.79% -32.12% +26.61%
10th Percentile £24.00 £13.40 £13.25
90th Percentile £48.23 £44.80 £36.90
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +18.25%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 +7 69 £463 +32.14% 13
High Wycombe -4 2 £383 +21.43% 1
Aylesbury - 1 £400 - 2
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 56 (71.79%) Java
2 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.28%) Spring
4 32 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 28 (35.90%) JIRA
7 27 (34.62%) WebSphere
8 26 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 25 (32.05%) J2EE
9 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
10 24 (30.77%) Jenkins
11 23 (29.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (29.49%) CRM
11 23 (29.49%) IBM
12 22 (28.21%) Apache
12 22 (28.21%) Test Automation
13 21 (26.92%) Apache CXF
13 21 (26.92%) Tomcat
13 21 (26.92%) JDBC
13 21 (26.92%) HTTP
14 20 (25.64%) SOAP
14 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
14 20 (25.64%) Maven
15 19 (24.36%) Confluence
15 19 (24.36%) REST
16 18 (23.08%) TDD
16 18 (23.08%) SQL
17 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
17 17 (21.79%) Docker
18 16 (20.51%) Git (software)

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 27 (34.62%) WebSphere
2 22 (28.21%) Apache
3 21 (26.92%) Tomcat
4 19 (24.36%) Confluence
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
6 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.85%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.28%) CMS
9 1 (1.28%) Documentum
9 1 (1.28%) Drupal
9 1 (1.28%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.28%) IIS
9 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.69%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (6.41%) Google Checkout
4 3 (3.85%) IaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) HTTP
2 12 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Extranet
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) Redis
3 6 (7.69%) MySQL
4 5 (6.41%) Endeca
5 4 (5.13%) Big Data
5 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Zeppelin
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (35.90%) JIRA
2 24 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 20 (25.64%) Maven
4 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
5 15 (19.23%) Eclipse
6 12 (15.38%) Selenium
7 11 (14.10%) Appium
7 11 (14.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (14.10%) WebDriver
8 10 (12.82%) Bitbucket
8 10 (12.82%) Cucumber
9 6 (7.69%) Ant
9 6 (7.69%) Hudson
10 5 (6.41%) Subversion
11 4 (5.13%) Calabash
12 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
12 3 (3.85%) NUnit
12 3 (3.85%) PhantomJS
12 3 (3.85%) SpecFlow
12 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Retail
3 9 (11.54%) Banking
4 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.41%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (5.13%) Retail Banking
7 3 (3.85%) Marketing
8 2 (2.56%) Electronics
8 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 33 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Senior Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Lead Developer
5 15 (19.23%) Lead Java Developer
6 14 (17.95%) J2EE Developer
6 14 (17.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (15.38%) Team Leader
7 12 (15.38%) Tester
8 11 (14.10%) J2EE Team Leader
8 11 (14.10%) Java Team Leader
8 11 (14.10%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 11 (14.10%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 10 (12.82%) Automation Tester
10 8 (10.26%) QA Automation Tester
10 8 (10.26%) QA Tester
11 5 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Automation Tester
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) Spring
2 30 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 26 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 25 (32.05%) J2EE
5 23 (29.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (26.92%) Apache CXF
6 21 (26.92%) JDBC
7 20 (25.64%) SOAP
8 19 (24.36%) REST
9 14 (17.95%) HTML
10 12 (15.38%) CSS
11 11 (14.10%) jQuery
12 9 (11.54%) Spring MVC
13 8 (10.26%) Java EE
13 8 (10.26%) Spring Boot
14 7 (8.97%) EJB
15 6 (7.69%) JSON
15 6 (7.69%) JSP
15 6 (7.69%) JSTL
16 5 (6.41%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.56%) Smart City
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Android
1 12 (15.38%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
3 10 (12.82%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.85%) Linux
5 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) CentOS
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.28%) SUSE
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (29.49%) CRM
4 22 (28.21%) Test Automation
5 18 (23.08%) TDD
6 11 (14.10%) OO
7 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.82%) SDLC
8 9 (11.54%) Microservices
8 9 (11.54%) MVC
9 8 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (10.26%) DevOps
9 8 (10.26%) Open Source
9 8 (10.26%) SOA
10 7 (8.97%) ITIL
10 7 (8.97%) Quality Management
10 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.97%) Validation
10 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 56 (71.79%) Java
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.08%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) Apple Swift
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) Python
6 4 (5.13%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) ABAP
7 2 (2.56%) C++
7 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.28%) PMP
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) vCloud
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Ansible
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
2 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.28%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.28%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) IBM
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) Google
4 5 (6.41%) Coremetrics
4 5 (6.41%) hybris
4 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.41%) PayPal
5 4 (5.13%) HP
5 4 (5.13%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.13%) SAP
6 2 (2.56%) Facebook
7 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.28%) CA
7 1 (1.28%) Dell
7 1 (1.28%) EMC
7 1 (1.28%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.28%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.28%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.28%) Talend