Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 42 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 153 149 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.20% 4.04% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.96% 16.70% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 65 117
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +2.74%
10th Percentile £328 £292 £280
90th Percentile £491 £535 £543
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 26 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -28.33% +60.00%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £40.52
% change year-on-year +4.65% +6.12% +8.05%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 807 892 1,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.17% 24.20% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 512 659
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £285
90th Percentile £538 £525 £482
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 32
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.20 £44.46 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% -6.40% +26.67%
10th Percentile £30.88 £37.75 £36.25
90th Percentile £80.73 £66.29 £57.95
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +17.52%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Hampshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Hampshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Hampshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Hampshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Basingstoke -3 34 £400 +12.04% 8
Andover +18 13 £375 -11.76% 3
Winchester +4 9 £515 +39.19% 2
Southampton +2 9 £395 -7.06% 5
Portsmouth -2 7 £388 +19.23% 5
Hook +11 6 £500 +21.21% 1
Farnborough -7 5 £435 +8.75% 6
Havant -15 1 - - 1
Eastleigh - 1 - - 2
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 84 (54.90%) Java
2 78 (50.98%) SQL
3 71 (46.41%) Linux
4 61 (39.87%) Oracle
4 61 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (38.56%) RESTful
6 52 (33.99%) Oracle Database
7 48 (31.37%) HP
8 43 (28.10%) .NET
9 41 (26.80%) SQL Server
10 38 (24.84%) Windows
10 38 (24.84%) Microsoft
11 37 (24.18%) PL/SQL
11 37 (24.18%) Unit Testing
11 37 (24.18%) Test Automation
12 34 (22.22%) JPA
12 34 (22.22%) JAXB
12 34 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (21.57%) Jenkins
14 32 (20.92%) Oracle Database 12c
14 32 (20.92%) JAX-RS
14 32 (20.92%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (20.92%) JavaScript
14 32 (20.92%) EJB
14 32 (20.92%) EJB 3.0
14 32 (20.92%) Liferay
14 32 (20.92%) GlassFish
15 31 (20.26%) Git (software)
16 30 (19.61%) Ehcache
17 29 (18.95%) Selenium

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 32 (20.92%) GlassFish
1 32 (20.92%) Liferay
2 16 (10.46%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.27%) Apache
4 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.96%) Confluence
5 3 (1.96%) JBoss
5 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.31%) CMS
6 2 (1.31%) GemFire
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.96%) Bluemix
3 3 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.96%) GitHub
3 3 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.31%) Boomi
4 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 2 (1.31%) PaaS
4 2 (1.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) Force.com
5 1 (0.65%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.46%) Kerberos
1 16 (10.46%) PuTTY
1 16 (10.46%) WinSCP
2 2 (1.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.31%) SMS
2 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) DHCP
3 1 (0.65%) DNS
3 1 (0.65%) FTP
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) SMTP
3 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.99%) Oracle Database
2 41 (26.80%) SQL Server
3 32 (20.92%) Oracle Database 12c
3 32 (20.92%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (11.11%) MySQL
4 17 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 16 (10.46%) Big Data
5 16 (10.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (10.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (9.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (4.58%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.61%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 33 (21.57%) Jenkins
2 31 (20.26%) Git (software)
3 29 (18.95%) Selenium
4 19 (12.42%) Ant
4 19 (12.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (11.76%) SoapUI
6 17 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 17 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
7 16 (10.46%) TestNG
8 15 (9.80%) HP UFT
8 15 (9.80%) SpecFlow
9 10 (6.54%) LoadRunner
10 5 (3.27%) Gradle
10 5 (3.27%) Maven
11 4 (2.61%) Android Studio
11 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.61%) gulp
11 4 (2.61%) JIRA
11 4 (2.61%) Subversion
11 4 (2.61%) webpack
General
1 24 (15.69%) Finance
2 3 (1.96%) Billing
2 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.96%) Marketing
3 2 (1.31%) Banking
3 2 (1.31%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (76.47%) Developer
2 53 (34.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.07%) Software Developer
4 15 (9.80%) Apache Spark Developer
5 10 (6.54%) Sitecore Developer
6 9 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 8 (5.23%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.23%) Analyst
7 8 (5.23%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Architect
8 7 (4.58%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.58%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.27%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Angular Developer
10 4 (2.61%) iOS Developer
11 3 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (1.96%) Designer
11 3 (1.96%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (38.56%) RESTful
2 43 (28.10%) .NET
3 34 (22.22%) JAXB
3 34 (22.22%) JPA
4 32 (20.92%) EJB
4 32 (20.92%) EJB 3.0
4 32 (20.92%) JAX-RS
5 30 (19.61%) Ehcache
6 29 (18.95%) SOAP
7 27 (17.65%) HTML
8 24 (15.69%) REST
9 22 (14.38%) AngularJS
10 20 (13.07%) Spring
11 18 (11.76%) CSS
11 18 (11.76%) JSP
12 17 (11.11%) Spring Boot
13 16 (10.46%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (9.80%) Kafka
14 15 (9.80%) Spark Streaming
14 15 (9.80%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (10.46%) Derivative
3 14 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.31%) Fintech
6 2 (1.31%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.31%) User Experience
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 71 (46.41%) Linux
2 38 (24.84%) Windows
3 19 (12.42%) Unix
4 16 (10.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (10.46%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.61%) Android
5 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (24.18%) Test Automation
2 37 (24.18%) Unit Testing
3 25 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (13.07%) MVC
5 18 (11.76%) Scrum
6 16 (10.46%) API Testing
6 16 (10.46%) Microservices
6 16 (10.46%) User Stories
7 15 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (9.80%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (8.50%) DevOps
9 11 (7.19%) Performance Testing
10 10 (6.54%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (6.54%) Test Strategy
11 8 (5.23%) SOA
12 7 (4.58%) Migration
13 6 (3.92%) Kanban
13 6 (3.92%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (54.90%) Java
2 78 (50.98%) SQL
3 37 (24.18%) PL/SQL
4 32 (20.92%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.99%) C#
6 19 (12.42%) T-SQL
7 16 (10.46%) C
8 15 (9.80%) F#
9 4 (2.61%) C++
9 4 (2.61%) Python
9 4 (2.61%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.31%) XQuery
12 1 (0.65%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.65%) Groovy
12 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) Scala
12 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.69%) Degree
2 17 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 17 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.23%) ISEB
4 7 (4.58%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (4.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.61%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 15 (9.80%) vSphere
2 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (9.80%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.96%) Ansible
3 2 (1.31%) Puppet
3 2 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.65%) vRealize
Vendors
1 61 (39.87%) Oracle
2 48 (31.37%) HP
3 38 (24.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.42%) Red Hat
5 17 (11.11%) VMware
6 15 (9.80%) Hortonworks
7 14 (9.15%) Software AG
7 14 (9.15%) webMethods
8 10 (6.54%) IBM
8 10 (6.54%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.96%) Telerik
10 2 (1.31%) Citrix
10 2 (1.31%) Dell
10 2 (1.31%) Google
10 2 (1.31%) Northgate
10 2 (1.31%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.65%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.65%) hybris
11 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.65%) Tableau