The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 9 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 9.20% 5.19% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.00% 28.57% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +6.75% +3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Median hourly rate £72.89 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.81% -  
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 Farnborough with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 25 14 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 28.74% 18.18% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Median daily rate £525 £378 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.07% +2.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £72.89 £38.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.81% +176.36%  
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 Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Farnborough

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Farnborough

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) LDAP
3 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) OWASP
3 6 (50.00%) Twitter
3 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) JSF
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (25.00%) JMS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Product Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Product Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Java SE
3 3 (25.00%) JMS
3 3 (25.00%) JPA
3 3 (25.00%) JSF
3 3 (25.00%) JSP
3 3 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (50.00%) OWASP
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (50.00%) Twitter
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) VMware