Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 45 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 197 151 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.14% 4.29% 4.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.31% 18.57% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 79 118
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £296
90th Percentile £493 £541 £480
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £420
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 10
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.73% +8.48% +17.86%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% +16.36% +37.50%

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 970 813 934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 25.33% 23.08% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 484 643
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £307 £288 £285
90th Percentile £550 £538 £486
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 32
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £24.33 £41.04 £16.03
90th Percentile £80.73 £71.84 £57.95
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +17.65%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +5 43 £400 - 14
Andover +9 22 £375 +1.35%
Farnborough -7 16 £425 +6.25% 10
Southampton +4 15 £390 -5.45% 7
Hook +16 9 £500 +117.39% 1
Winchester -5 8 £425 +12.58%
Portsmouth -18 4 £475 +46.15% 10
Eastleigh -6 1 £450 +28.57% 5
Fareham - 1 - - 1
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 126 (63.96%) Java
2 93 (47.21%) Oracle
3 92 (46.70%) Linux
4 91 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (46.19%) RESTful
5 78 (39.59%) SQL
6 77 (39.09%) Oracle Database
7 66 (33.50%) SQL Server
8 63 (31.98%) .NET
9 58 (29.44%) Test Automation
10 56 (28.43%) HP
11 54 (27.41%) Jenkins
12 51 (25.89%) HP ALM
12 51 (25.89%) Microsoft
12 51 (25.89%) Windows
12 51 (25.89%) Spring
13 50 (25.38%) Selenium
14 47 (23.86%) Enterprise Software
15 45 (22.84%) Git (software)
16 43 (21.83%) JavaScript
17 42 (21.32%) EJB
17 42 (21.32%) SoapUI
18 41 (20.81%) Eclipse
18 41 (20.81%) Scrum
19 40 (20.30%) JAXB
19 40 (20.30%) JSP
19 40 (20.30%) REST
20 39 (19.80%) Finance
21 37 (18.78%) SQL Server 2012
22 36 (18.27%) Continuous Integration

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 30 (15.23%) GlassFish
2 28 (14.21%) Liferay
3 21 (10.66%) Apache Spark
4 17 (8.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (8.12%) WebLogic
6 13 (6.60%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (5.08%) IIS
7 10 (5.08%) WebSphere
8 8 (4.06%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (3.55%) GemFire
9 7 (3.55%) Tomcat
10 6 (3.05%) CMS
10 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
10 6 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (2.03%) Apache
11 4 (2.03%) JBoss
11 4 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.52%) Confluence
12 3 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.02%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.54%) GitHub
3 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.03%) Bluemix
3 4 (2.03%) IaaS
3 4 (2.03%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (2.03%) SaaS
4 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.02%) Boomi
5 2 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.02%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.51%) npm
6 1 (0.51%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.68%) PuTTY
1 23 (11.68%) WinSCP
2 21 (10.66%) Kerberos
3 7 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.03%) HTTP
4 4 (2.03%) SAN
5 2 (1.02%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) FTP
6 1 (0.51%) Internet
6 1 (0.51%) Intranet
6 1 (0.51%) SMS
6 1 (0.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (39.09%) Oracle Database
2 66 (33.50%) SQL Server
3 37 (18.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (17.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 29 (14.72%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (14.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 28 (14.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 26 (13.20%) MySQL
8 24 (12.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 21 (10.66%) Big Data
10 20 (10.15%) RDBMS
10 20 (10.15%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.05%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.54%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.52%) MariaDB
13 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (1.02%) Siebel EIM
14 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (1.02%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 54 (27.41%) Jenkins
2 50 (25.38%) Selenium
3 45 (22.84%) Git (software)
4 42 (21.32%) SoapUI
5 41 (20.81%) Eclipse
6 29 (14.72%) Ant
6 29 (14.72%) Oracle APEX
7 28 (14.21%) TestNG
8 27 (13.71%) HP UFT
8 27 (13.71%) SpecFlow
9 22 (11.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (10.15%) Cucumber
11 19 (9.64%) LoadRunner
12 18 (9.14%) Maven
13 17 (8.63%) Subversion
14 16 (8.12%) JUnit
15 12 (6.09%) IntelliJ
15 12 (6.09%) XMLSpy
16 11 (5.58%) JIRA
17 9 (4.57%) Bitbucket
General
1 39 (19.80%) Finance
2 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Back Office
4 2 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Billing
5 1 (0.51%) Electronics
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (68.02%) Developer
2 71 (36.04%) Java Developer
3 21 (10.66%) Apache Spark Developer
4 19 (9.64%) Software Developer
5 12 (6.09%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.09%) Architect
5 12 (6.09%) C# Developer
6 11 (5.58%) Analyst
7 10 (5.08%) Test Engineer
8 9 (4.57%) Automation Tester
8 9 (4.57%) JSP Developer
8 9 (4.57%) Tester
9 8 (4.06%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.06%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (3.55%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Sitecore Developer
12 5 (2.54%) Java Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (46.19%) RESTful
2 63 (31.98%) .NET
3 51 (25.89%) Spring
4 42 (21.32%) EJB
5 40 (20.30%) JAXB
5 40 (20.30%) JSP
5 40 (20.30%) REST
6 35 (17.77%) JPA
7 30 (15.23%) SOAP
8 29 (14.72%) HTML
9 28 (14.21%) EJB 3.0
9 28 (14.21%) JAX-RS
9 28 (14.21%) Spring Boot
9 28 (14.21%) XML
10 26 (13.20%) Ehcache
10 26 (13.20%) JMS
11 25 (12.69%) AngularJS
12 24 (12.18%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (12.18%) Struts
13 21 (10.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.86%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (10.15%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (6.60%) Derivative
4 5 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.03%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.03%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.52%) Fintech
6 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.52%) User Experience
7 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (46.70%) Linux
2 51 (25.89%) Windows
3 35 (17.77%) Unix
3 35 (17.77%) Windows Server
4 27 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.03%) Android
6 4 (2.03%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.02%) AIX
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (29.44%) Test Automation
3 41 (20.81%) Scrum
4 36 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (18.27%) Unit Testing
5 32 (16.24%) DevOps
5 32 (16.24%) TDD
6 29 (14.72%) API Testing
7 27 (13.71%) Microservices
7 27 (13.71%) SOA
8 25 (12.69%) Kanban
9 24 (12.18%) Decision-Making
10 23 (11.68%) MVC
10 23 (11.68%) System Integration Testing
11 21 (10.66%) BDD
11 21 (10.66%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (9.64%) Performance Testing
12 19 (9.64%) Test Strategy
13 14 (7.11%) Defect Tracking
14 13 (6.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 126 (63.96%) Java
2 78 (39.59%) SQL
3 43 (21.83%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.27%) C#
4 36 (18.27%) PL/SQL
5 27 (13.71%) F#
6 17 (8.63%) T-SQL
7 13 (6.60%) C
8 11 (5.58%) Java 8
9 8 (4.06%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.05%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.03%) C++
11 4 (2.03%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.03%) XQuery
12 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.52%) Groovy
13 2 (1.02%) Python
14 1 (0.51%) VB
14 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (18.27%) SC Cleared
1 36 (18.27%) Security Cleared
2 31 (15.74%) Degree
3 20 (10.15%) ISEB
3 20 (10.15%) ISEB Practitioner
3 20 (10.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.03%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.02%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.51%) PMP
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) QA
2 4 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (11.68%) vSphere
2 21 (10.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 51 (25.89%) HP ALM
2 21 (10.66%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (2.54%) vRealize
4 4 (2.03%) SCCM
4 4 (2.03%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.52%) Ansible
6 2 (1.02%) SCOM
6 2 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (47.21%) Oracle
2 56 (28.43%) HP
3 51 (25.89%) Microsoft
4 29 (14.72%) Software AG
4 29 (14.72%) webMethods
5 27 (13.71%) VMware
6 26 (13.20%) Red Hat
7 21 (10.66%) Hortonworks
8 8 (4.06%) Sitecore
9 6 (3.05%) Cisco
9 6 (3.05%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.54%) Atlassian
11 4 (2.03%) ATG
11 4 (2.03%) EMC
11 4 (2.03%) IBM
12 3 (1.52%) hybris
13 2 (1.02%) Citrix
13 2 (1.02%) Dell
13 2 (1.02%) Northgate
13 2 (1.02%) Siebel