Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 37 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 220 161 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.96% 4.56% 4.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.59% 19.98% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 88 78
Hampshire median daily rate £439 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +5.74% -1.33%
10th Percentile £318 £250 £289
90th Percentile £531 £504 £466
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 35
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £33.88 £40.00 £36.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 1,251 806 1,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 33.87% 22.84% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 452 595
Hampshire median daily rate £443 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £313 £264 £281
90th Percentile £575 £525 £512
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 63
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.05% -3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25.16 £38.06 £18.22
90th Percentile £57.43 £48.95 £58.95
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +16 60 £513 +51.85% 4
Portsmouth -10 38 £400 +18.52% 9
Winchester +2 18 £425 -8.11% 2
Andover -2 16 £345 -23.33%
Basingstoke -10 15 £425 +13.33% 8
Farnborough -4 11 £413 -5.17% 5
Havant +2 10 £450 +16.13% 1
Hook +2 7 £300 +20.00% 1
Eastleigh +5 4 £475 - 3
Fareham - 3 £250 - 1
Liphook - 1 - -
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 105 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (43.18%) Java
3 91 (41.36%) JavaScript
3 91 (41.36%) REST
4 81 (36.82%) RESTful
5 79 (35.91%) MVC
6 72 (32.73%) Git (software)
7 71 (32.27%) .NET
8 70 (31.82%) HTML
8 70 (31.82%) SQL
9 68 (30.91%) TDD
10 63 (28.64%) SOAP
11 59 (26.82%) Spring
12 56 (25.45%) Oracle
12 56 (25.45%) CSS
13 54 (24.55%) MongoDB
14 53 (24.09%) SQL Server
14 53 (24.09%) XML
15 52 (23.64%) Hibernate
15 52 (23.64%) Docker
16 51 (23.18%) Jenkins
17 50 (22.73%) Microservices
17 50 (22.73%) jQuery
17 50 (22.73%) Microsoft
18 48 (21.82%) Maven
19 47 (21.36%) NoSQL
20 46 (20.91%) BDD
20 46 (20.91%) JMS
20 46 (20.91%) C#
21 44 (20.00%) Spring MVC

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 42 (19.09%) MQSeries
2 14 (6.36%) JBoss
3 11 (5.00%) Apache
4 9 (4.09%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (4.09%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.18%) IIS
6 6 (2.73%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.82%) CMS
8 4 (1.82%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.36%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.36%) Confluence
9 3 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.91%) Drupal
10 2 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.73%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.91%) Magento
5 1 (0.45%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (6.36%) Boomi
4 9 (4.09%) GitHub
5 6 (2.73%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.73%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (2.73%) AWS Fargate
5 6 (2.73%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (2.73%) Serverless
6 5 (2.27%) iPaaS
7 3 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.36%) npm
8 2 (0.91%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.91%) SaaS
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.45%) Office 365
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.64%) Bluetooth
2 7 (3.18%) Internet
3 5 (2.27%) PuTTY
3 5 (2.27%) WinSCP
4 4 (1.82%) DNS
4 4 (1.82%) DVB
4 4 (1.82%) HTTP
4 4 (1.82%) SNMP
5 3 (1.36%) IMAP
5 3 (1.36%) SMTP
6 2 (0.91%) VPN
6 2 (0.91%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.45%) ICMP
7 1 (0.45%) SAN
7 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.55%) MongoDB
2 53 (24.09%) SQL Server
3 47 (21.36%) NoSQL
4 42 (19.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 42 (19.09%) Couchbase
5 19 (8.64%) Oracle Database
6 17 (7.73%) Relational Database
7 16 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (5.00%) MySQL
11 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (4.55%) SQLite
11 10 (4.55%) SQLPlus
12 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (2.73%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.27%) Cloudant
14 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (32.73%) Git (software)
2 51 (23.18%) Jenkins
3 48 (21.82%) Maven
4 22 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 21 (9.55%) Oracle APEX
6 15 (6.82%) Eclipse
6 15 (6.82%) Subversion
7 12 (5.45%) Selenium
7 12 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (5.00%) JIRA
8 11 (5.00%) SoapUI
9 10 (4.55%) HP UFT
9 10 (4.55%) LoadRunner
9 10 (4.55%) SpecFlow
10 9 (4.09%) JUnit
11 8 (3.64%) Ant
11 8 (3.64%) TestNG
12 6 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.73%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.73%) Toad
General
1 42 (19.09%) Games
2 11 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (1.36%) Back Office
4 2 (0.91%) Avionics
4 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Publishing
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (73.64%) Developer
2 57 (25.91%) Java Developer
3 21 (9.55%) .NET Developer
4 17 (7.73%) Software Developer
5 15 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (5.45%) iOS Developer
6 12 (5.45%) Tester
7 10 (4.55%) Analyst
8 9 (4.09%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.64%) Applications Developer
9 8 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (3.64%) React Developer
10 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (3.18%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.18%) SQL Developer
10 7 (3.18%) Test Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) Architect
11 6 (2.73%) Cloud Developer
11 6 (2.73%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (2.73%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (41.36%) REST
2 81 (36.82%) RESTful
3 71 (32.27%) .NET
4 70 (31.82%) HTML
5 63 (28.64%) SOAP
6 59 (26.82%) Spring
7 56 (25.45%) CSS
8 53 (24.09%) XML
9 52 (23.64%) Hibernate
10 50 (22.73%) jQuery
11 46 (20.91%) JMS
12 44 (20.00%) Play Framework
12 44 (20.00%) Spring MVC
13 42 (19.09%) Spring Boot
14 38 (17.27%) Ajax
15 34 (15.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (15.45%) WCF
16 31 (14.09%) ASP.NET
17 28 (12.73%) JSON
18 26 (11.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.55%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.09%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.09%) iPhone
3 9 (4.09%) Social Media
4 8 (3.64%) W3C
5 6 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.82%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.82%) User Experience
7 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.36%) Fintech
7 3 (1.36%) Life Science
8 2 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.91%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.27%) Windows
2 29 (13.18%) Linux
3 21 (9.55%) Unix
4 15 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.45%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.91%) Debian
8 2 (0.91%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (35.91%) MVC
3 68 (30.91%) TDD
4 50 (22.73%) Microservices
5 46 (20.91%) BDD
6 33 (15.00%) OO
7 23 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (10.45%) Test Automation
8 21 (9.55%) Scrum
9 19 (8.64%) API Development
9 19 (8.64%) SDLC
10 17 (7.73%) DevOps
10 17 (7.73%) Inversion of Control
11 16 (7.27%) Software Engineering
12 15 (6.82%) System Integration Testing
12 15 (6.82%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.36%) Test Scripting
14 13 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (5.91%) Web Development
15 12 (5.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 95 (43.18%) Java
2 91 (41.36%) JavaScript
3 70 (31.82%) SQL
4 46 (20.91%) C#
5 44 (20.00%) Scala
6 42 (19.09%) Java 8
6 42 (19.09%) Java 9
7 36 (16.36%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.55%) F#
8 10 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 10 (4.55%) Python
9 9 (4.09%) Apple Swift
9 9 (4.09%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.27%) C++
10 5 (2.27%) PHP
11 4 (1.82%) C
11 4 (1.82%) Tcl
12 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.36%) XQuery
13 2 (0.91%) REXX
Qualifications
1 29 (13.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.18%) Degree
4 15 (6.82%) ISEB
4 15 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (1.36%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.45%) QA
2 4 (1.82%) GDPR
3 2 (0.91%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (23.64%) Docker
2 6 (2.73%) vSphere
3 4 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.45%) OpenDJ
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) Ansible
2 7 (3.18%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.36%) Terraform
4 2 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.91%) nmon
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.91%) vRealize
5 1 (0.45%) SCCM
5 1 (0.45%) SCOM
5 1 (0.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (25.45%) Oracle
2 50 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 14 (6.36%) Dell
5 12 (5.45%) HP
5 12 (5.45%) Software AG
6 11 (5.00%) Citrix
6 11 (5.00%) webMethods
7 9 (4.09%) Northgate
8 7 (3.18%) BMC
8 7 (3.18%) Remedy
8 7 (3.18%) SAP
8 7 (3.18%) VMware
9 6 (2.73%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.27%) Informatica
11 4 (1.82%) Adobe
11 4 (1.82%) Google
12 3 (1.36%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.36%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.91%) Zend