The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 28 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.

Web Services
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 5.08% 5.26% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 15.00% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £475 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +228.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.32% +60.00%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 17 20 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 28.81% 35.09% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 15
Median daily rate £588 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £395 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £678 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
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 Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Docklands, London

Web Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) React
3 3 (33.33%) SOLID
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Equities
4 2 (22.22%) Front Office

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Chief Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) React
2 3 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) CAML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Kafka
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) SOLID
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) API Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Nintex
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow