Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 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 17 November 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.

Web Services
South East > Home Counties
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 7.14% - 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Home Counties median daily rate £325 - -
South East median daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +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 the Home Counties with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Home Counties
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 10.71% 21.05% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Home Counties median daily rate £325 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £313 £500 £400
90th Percentile £338 £500 £700
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.13% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Home Counties median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +18.11%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the Home Counties

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow