Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 36 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 231 172 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.29% 4.82% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.42% 20.80% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 95 97
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £319 £253 £309
90th Percentile £531 £500 £450
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 26
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.95% -1.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30.93 £40.00 £37.75
90th Percentile £48.13 £46.00 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +28.57%

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 1,131 827 1,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.81% 23.20% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 455 690
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £308 £263 £281
90th Percentile £563 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 36 56
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -0.58% +17.12%
10th Percentile £21.88 £40.00 £18.22
90th Percentile £51.88 £47.38 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 August 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
Southampton +11 45 £513 +46.43% 8
Portsmouth -12 27 £390 +20.00% 9
Basingstoke +1 24 £418 +7.74% 15
Andover +6 22 £363 -2.03% 1
Farnborough +3 22 £425 +11.48% 6
Winchester -7 18 £425 - 2
Hook +6 12 £300 +20.00%
Eastleigh +4 4 £475 +35.71% 1
Havant -2 4 £438 -6.67%
Fareham - 2 £213 - 1
Liphook - 1 - -
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 135 (58.44%) Java
2 105 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (39.39%) RESTful
4 82 (35.50%) Oracle
5 81 (35.06%) REST
6 79 (34.20%) JavaScript
7 76 (32.90%) .NET
8 71 (30.74%) SQL Server
8 71 (30.74%) Spring
9 68 (29.44%) Linux
10 67 (29.00%) Git (software)
11 64 (27.71%) TDD
12 62 (26.84%) Microsoft
13 60 (25.97%) Jenkins
14 59 (25.54%) SQL
15 58 (25.11%) Oracle Database
16 56 (24.24%) HTML
17 55 (23.81%) MVC
18 54 (23.38%) SOAP
18 54 (23.38%) XML
19 50 (21.65%) Windows
20 49 (21.21%) JMS
21 47 (20.35%) C#
22 45 (19.48%) Maven
23 44 (19.05%) jQuery
23 44 (19.05%) Hibernate
23 44 (19.05%) BDD
23 44 (19.05%) Security Cleared
24 43 (18.61%) SC Cleared
24 43 (18.61%) Microsoft Azure

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 25 (10.82%) MQSeries
2 17 (7.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (6.93%) JBoss
4 15 (6.49%) WebLogic
4 15 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.63%) GlassFish
5 13 (5.63%) IIS
5 13 (5.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (5.19%) Apache
7 10 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (3.90%) Liferay
9 8 (3.46%) Apache Spark
9 8 (3.46%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.46%) Tomcat
10 7 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (2.16%) CMS
12 5 (2.16%) GemFire
12 5 (2.16%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.73%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.60%) Remedy AR System
3 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.87%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.43%) Magento
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.33%) GitHub
4 9 (3.90%) Boomi
5 6 (2.60%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (2.60%) AWS Fargate
5 6 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.60%) Serverless
6 5 (2.16%) iPaaS
7 4 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.73%) SaaS
8 3 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) IaaS
9 2 (0.87%) npm
10 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.43%) NuGet
10 1 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.96%) PuTTY
1 23 (9.96%) WinSCP
2 8 (3.46%) Kerberos
3 6 (2.60%) HTTP
4 5 (2.16%) Bluetooth
4 5 (2.16%) Internet
4 5 (2.16%) SAN
4 5 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.30%) DNS
5 3 (1.30%) IMAP
5 3 (1.30%) SMTP
6 2 (0.87%) DVB
6 2 (0.87%) LAN
6 2 (0.87%) SNMP
7 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (30.74%) SQL Server
2 58 (25.11%) Oracle Database
3 38 (16.45%) MongoDB
4 37 (16.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 32 (13.85%) NoSQL
7 29 (12.55%) SQL Server 2016
8 26 (11.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 25 (10.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (10.82%) Couchbase
9 25 (10.82%) Relational Database
10 17 (7.36%) RDBMS
11 16 (6.93%) MySQL
12 11 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (3.90%) Big Data
13 9 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.60%) SQLite
15 4 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.73%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 67 (29.00%) Git (software)
2 60 (25.97%) Jenkins
3 45 (19.48%) Maven
4 42 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 42 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 37 (16.02%) Selenium
6 30 (12.99%) Oracle APEX
7 28 (12.12%) HP UFT
7 28 (12.12%) SpecFlow
8 27 (11.69%) Ant
9 26 (11.26%) TestNG
10 25 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (9.09%) LoadRunner
12 20 (8.66%) Subversion
13 19 (8.23%) Visual Studio
14 18 (7.79%) JUnit
15 17 (7.36%) Cucumber
16 13 (5.63%) JIRA
17 12 (5.19%) IntelliJ
17 12 (5.19%) XMLSpy
General
1 28 (12.12%) Finance
2 25 (10.82%) Games
3 4 (1.73%) Retail
3 4 (1.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.87%) Back Office
4 2 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Avionics
5 1 (0.43%) Electronics
5 1 (0.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 155 (67.10%) Developer
2 69 (29.87%) Java Developer
3 19 (8.23%) .NET Developer
4 16 (6.93%) Analyst
5 11 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 11 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 11 (4.76%) Tester
6 9 (3.90%) Automation Tester
6 9 (3.90%) JSP Developer
6 9 (3.90%) Test Analyst
7 8 (3.46%) Apache Spark Developer
7 8 (3.46%) Architect
7 8 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (3.46%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (3.46%) Test Engineer
8 7 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (2.60%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (2.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (39.39%) RESTful
2 81 (35.06%) REST
3 76 (32.90%) .NET
4 71 (30.74%) Spring
5 56 (24.24%) HTML
6 54 (23.38%) SOAP
6 54 (23.38%) XML
7 49 (21.21%) JMS
8 44 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 44 (19.05%) jQuery
9 42 (18.18%) CSS
10 40 (17.32%) Ajax
11 38 (16.45%) Spring Boot
12 36 (15.58%) JSON
13 29 (12.55%) WCF
14 27 (11.69%) JSP
14 27 (11.69%) Play Framework
14 27 (11.69%) Spring MVC
15 26 (11.26%) ASP.NET
15 26 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (11.69%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.46%) W3C
5 6 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.16%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.16%) iPhone
6 5 (2.16%) Social Media
6 5 (2.16%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.16%) User Experience
7 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.30%) Fintech
8 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.44%) Linux
2 50 (21.65%) Windows
3 36 (15.58%) Windows Server
4 27 (11.69%) Unix
4 27 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.87%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (27.71%) TDD
3 55 (23.81%) MVC
4 44 (19.05%) BDD
5 41 (17.75%) DevOps
6 40 (17.32%) Microservices
6 40 (17.32%) Scrum
6 40 (17.32%) Test Automation
7 29 (12.55%) API Testing
8 28 (12.12%) OO
9 25 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (10.82%) Unit Testing
10 24 (10.39%) Kanban
10 24 (10.39%) System Integration Testing
11 22 (9.52%) SOA
12 21 (9.09%) Performance Testing
12 21 (9.09%) Test Strategy
13 19 (8.23%) SDLC
14 16 (6.93%) API Development
14 16 (6.93%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 135 (58.44%) Java
2 79 (34.20%) JavaScript
3 59 (25.54%) SQL
4 47 (20.35%) C#
5 31 (13.42%) Java 8
6 28 (12.12%) F#
7 27 (11.69%) Scala
8 25 (10.82%) Java 9
9 24 (10.39%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.90%) Python
11 8 (3.46%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.60%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.16%) Apple Swift
13 5 (2.16%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.73%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.73%) Groovy
14 4 (1.73%) XQuery
15 2 (0.87%) C++
15 2 (0.87%) Tcl
15 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 43 (18.61%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.96%) ISEB
3 23 (9.96%) ISEB Practitioner
3 23 (9.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (8.66%) Degree
5 11 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.87%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) QA
2 4 (1.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) GCP
System Software
1 35 (15.15%) Docker
2 24 (10.39%) vSphere
3 8 (3.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.43%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (13.85%) HP ALM
2 11 (4.76%) Ansible
3 8 (3.46%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (2.60%) vRealize
5 5 (2.16%) SCCM
5 5 (2.16%) Terraform
5 5 (2.16%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.87%) SCOM
6 2 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 82 (35.50%) Oracle
2 62 (26.84%) Microsoft
3 37 (16.02%) HP
4 34 (14.72%) Red Hat
5 31 (13.42%) Software AG
6 30 (12.99%) webMethods
7 29 (12.55%) VMware
8 9 (3.90%) Dell
9 8 (3.46%) Hortonworks
10 7 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 7 (3.03%) BMC
10 7 (3.03%) Cisco
10 7 (3.03%) Remedy
10 7 (3.03%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.16%) ATG
11 5 (2.16%) Citrix
11 5 (2.16%) EMC
11 5 (2.16%) Informatica
11 5 (2.16%) SAP
11 5 (2.16%) Sitecore